Tag: cancer

Spotlight on  Soothin’ the Blues (with love) through The Cancer Club

Spotlight on  Soothin’ the Blues (with love) through The Cancer Club

| August 24, 2016

What’s up, babies? As always, I hope all is well with you and yours and that, you’re still taking time out of your days to bring yourselves some well deserved joy, beauty, happiness and some form of peace of mind. as we travel together, on our journey of love, to get to know one another […]

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Leukemia & Lymphoma Society raising funds: The Journey of two families

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society raising funds: The Journey of two families

| May 15, 2015

Part 1 of 2 By Yvonne Coleman Bach Louisville Defender Editor LOUISVILLE, Ky.—The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is in the sixth week of their annual fundraiser, The Man & Woman of the Year Campaign.  The Campaign is a spirited fundraising event in communities across the United States where participants build fundraising teams to compete for […]

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From tribulation to transformation: The William ‘JR’ Norfleet III story

From tribulation to transformation: The William ‘JR’ Norfleet III story

| February 23, 2014

Fort Wayne native Beverly “Granny” Elkins had to bury her 19-year-old grandson William “JR” Norfleet III on Jan. 27, a victim of lung cancer.

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Odds weigh against survival for Ugandan woman with cancer

Odds weigh against survival for Ugandan woman with cancer

| February 13, 2014

A decade ago, Dr. Jackson Orem was the sole oncologist serving 39 million Ugandans at the Uganda Cancer Institute. Today, he works with a small team of specialists.

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Spotlight on Melonee Haney-Guy for being an inspiration

Spotlight on Melonee Haney-Guy for being an inspiration

| August 20, 2013

Jeanie profiles former inmate, recovering addict, cancer and stroke survivor, and now owner of Sparkling Touch cleaning service.

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