A cancer diagnosis can be one of the most stressful experiences in a person’s life.  A wide range of emotions may follow a cancer diagnosis.  Some may feel shock; others may be scared, or even angry. Many people diagnosed with cancer often wonder what is next. Where can I go? Who can I talk to?…

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The Northeast Regional Cancer Institute recently appeared on WYOU/WBRE’s “Newsmakers.”  The monthly public affairs program airs Sunday morning on WYOU at 6:30am and on WBRE at 11:30am. The panel discussed several topics, including the organization’s upcoming Cancer Survivors Celebration.  The show is hosted by Eyewitness News I-Team reporter, Andy Mehalshick, and Senior Producer, Jayne Ann Bugda.  The panel consisted of…

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The Northeast Stars girls’ softball organization has launched its “Give Back to the Community” Fundraiser.  This year’s Grand Prize will be a choice of two models of Harley Davidson motorcycles. These include a 2015 Harley Davidson “Wide Glide” or a 2015 Harley Davidson “Street Bob.”  Tickets cost $20 each or 3 for $50. Director of…

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The Northeast Regional Cancer Institute was recently featured in a HEALTHWATCH 16 Report on WNEP-TV for its Colorectal Cancer Screening Project.  The project is funded by a grant from The Blue Ribbon Foundation of Blue Cross of NEPA. CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE FULL REPORT. For more information or to find out if you qualify,…

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Committee members from the Nancy McCormick Volleyball Tournament recently presented a check for $4,000 to the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute. The tournament is hosted each year at Dunmore High School during Memorial Day Weekend by a group of family and friends of the late Nancy McCormick.  Nancy was a teacher, loving wife, and mother of…

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