To mark the start of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, HuffPost Rise went to the Sunrise Day Camp that puts on activities and games for kids with cancer completely free of charge throughout the summer.
I'm personally inspired by the "Moonshot" effort, and more than ever, I'm moved and motivated by the LUNG FORCE Heroes who bravely share their stories to raise awareness about lung cancer, and I'm honored to join them on Capitol Hill on March 16.
Because we fight cancer with money, medicine and kindness.
The frontier to conquer this time is not space but the depths of our own genomes. There's hope that the ability to correct faulty genes and the mutations they cause will lead to new cures for cancer. Informatics infrastructure, including using artificial intelligence that enables smart data mining, is also crucial.
The Vice President is urging Americans to demand collaboration among scientists.
You never stop thinking you are a family of five. You never stop answering that you have three kids, or two daughters. It never stops feeling like something is missing, because something always will be.
I will always be reminded how fragile we are and how unpredictable life is. And that despite how strong and independent we think we are and we think we need to be, there will come a time when we realize, all we really need is each other.
The pharmaceutical industry used to always think that it needed to develop a blockbuster, billion-dollar drug. The problem
Huffington post blogger Larry David of Seinfeld and Curb Your Enthusiasm fame has released a video in which he states "Cancer