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Friends of Mel Partners with Triage Cancer at their in-service trainings and cancer survivor conferences

Triage Cancer and Cancer and Careers have developed a comprehensive In-Service Training for oncology health care professionals, advocates, and human resources professionals on employment, health insurance, and disability insurance issues, to improve patient and caregiver access to valuable information about the legal and practical cancer survivorship issues. This continuing nursing education activity was approved for… Continue Reading

Boston Globe – Raising Funds to Honor A Friend

THANK YOU to Paul Kandarian at The Boston Globe for writing about our 5th annual Art of Living – Life Beyond Cancer conference! TWO more weeks until the big day – we have so much to share with our attendees living with or caring for a loved one with cancer. https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/regionals/south/2015/10/29/retired-flight-attendant-finds-second-career-raising-funds-honor-friend/i0DJY9Enz9sqvaX0zEM9rL/story.html   Continue Reading

Friends of Mel featured in The Huffington Post!

Our founder is in the The Huffington Post with her latest guest blog post discussing the impact of stress while living with cancer. The good news is that the medical community has recognized the benefits of stress screening and treatments – healing the mind and body. Please like and share to spread the word! http://huff.to/1EagW7z Continue Reading

Mel’s Bracelets™ Featured on “Katie” Show with Katie Couric

Mel’s Bracelets™ Featured on “Katie” Show with Katie Couric

We were recently featured on the nationally syndicated “Katie” show with Katie Couric. Mel’s Bracelets™ were included in “Katie’s Swag Bag” — a selection of products recommended by show host and ABC News Contributor Katie Couric. Our bracelets were featured along with other unique products including: Malin + Goetz – vitamin b5 hand treatment INFURN –… Continue Reading

Kind words from the Ellie Fund

“The Ellie Fund is deeply grateful to the Friends of Mel Foundation for their generous support of our mission to fight breast cancer and ease its effects on patients and families. Their level of professionalism is outstanding, they always go the extra mile to help us, and as our applications for support have increased dramatically… Continue Reading

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