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Triad, Asheville charity runs draw hundreds, raise thousands for head and neck cancer patients

More than 200 turn out for debut Partners in Care fundraiser in Winston-Salem Led by a robust turnout in Winston-Salem, a pair of annual North Carolina charity runs has raised more than $10,000 toward head and neck cancer education, screening and treatment in both the Triad and Asheville. The debut Partners in Care 5K Run […]

September 6, 2023

Partners In Care to host annual Pink & Blue Golf Scramble for cancer awareness

Hosted by Partners in Care, the 9th annual Pink & Blue Golf Scramble returns to the Tri-Cities this fall to raise money and mobilize attention on behalf of cancer patients. The charity event happens on Friday, Oct. 6 at Canyon Lakes Golf Course in Kennewick, with a 1 p.m. shotgun start. Proceeds from the event […]

September 5, 2023

Head & Neck Cancers: What to Look For and When to See a Doctor

Head and Neck Cancers is a broad term for a group of cancers that typically begin in the mouth, lips, throat, or voice box. Usually found in the squamous cells of the moist inner linings of the head and neck, these cancers are also called squamous cell carcinomas. In addition, these cancers can also start […]

September 1, 2023

How to Help Cancer Patients Struggling with Mental Health

The impact of cancer is stressful, and patients can experience a wide array of emotions, from diagnosis, through treatment and into survivorship. Most feelings that cancer patients experience during this difficult time are normal and to be expected; however, these feelings can potentially affect your loved one’s ability to cope and stay on track with […]

August 1, 2023

Partners In Care to host charity 5K Run, 2-Mile Walk to benefit head, neck cancer patients in Key West

A charitable 5K run and 2-mile walk to benefit local head and neck cancer patients is returning to the Florida Keys. The annual event is known as Head and Neck Cancer: A Hard Thing to Swallow, and takes place on Saturday, Sept. 30 at Higgs Memorial Park, 1000 Atlantic Blvd. in Key West. The race […]

July 31, 2023

Partners in Care raises more than $100,000 to support head and neck cancer patients

From costumed kids portraying their favorite superheroes to work teams united for a common cause, nearly 1,600 runners, walker and volunteers helped generate more than $100,000 toward head and neck cancer education, screening and treatment at a series of spring events sponsored by the nonprofit Partners in Care Foundation. A record-breaking 429 participants attended the […]

July 6, 2023