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Cancer Recovery Foundation is committed to helping more people survive cancer by providing the assistance and educational resources they need. Read our recent news and updates.
August 30, 2017
Yoga Can Help With Healing

One of the components in healing from cancer that we recommend is exercise. Studies have shown that virtually any kind of physical activity will help cancer patients and survivors.

In particular, yoga has been lauded by a number of experts to be a gentle, yet effective, form of exercise to help heal the body, mind, and spirit. Yoga can be tailored to your body’s specific needs, without undue exertion or stress on your body.

A recent article in US News and World Report cited a study by Dr.

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March 27, 2017
Good News on Taxes!

DID YOU KNOW

If you are 70 1/2 or older, you can make a nontaxable transfer of up to $100,000 from your traditional IRA directly to a charity that is eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions.

The transfers are called qualified charitable distributions (QCD) and will count towards your qualified minimum distribution. If you file a joint return, your spouse can also have a QCD and exclude up to $100,000. Unlike typical IRA distributions, these direct gifts to charity are not added to your taxable income.

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January 17, 2017
Pioneering Ground-Breaking Cancer Research

New Directions.  Greg Anderson, CEO of Cancer Recovery Foundation International, presents Dr. Mara

Ohanion, Assistant Professor, University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, the first of three installments

funding a critically important new research study on the link between environmental toxins and leukemia.

 

The Flint, Michigan, lead-in-the-water crisis has uncovered a massive health threat that extends across America.  The issue is lead, and other environmental toxins, and what those toxins are doing to our health, including triggering the onset of cancer, particularly in our children.

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