Month: June 2019

03 Jun 2019

National Cancer Survivors Day

Every year, the first Sunday in June is devoted to cancer survivors. This day allows us to celebrate and recognize those who have battled cancer and come out victorious. Cancer survivors use this day not only to be celebrated but also to come together as a community and inspire those who have been recently diagnosed with cancer to keep fighting. The National Cancer Survivors Day Foundation (NCSDF) is a nonprofit organization that helps hundreds of hospitals, support groups, and cancer-related organizations in hosting events to promote Cancer Survivors Day. Additionally, the NCSDF works to improve the quality of life of cancer survivors by raising awareness of the ongoing challenges faced by those who lived through cancer. There are currently more than 15.5 million cancer survivors in America This is not only a testament to the strength of those who fought cancer but also to the vast improvements to medicine made by doctors and scientists to fight this deadly disease. Unfortunately, a cure for cancer is…