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Loneliness Poses the Same Health Risk as Smoking 15 Cigarettes a Day

Yes, you read that headline correctly. Loneliness poses the same health risk as smoking 15 cigarettes a day! When I read that statistic, I couldn’t believe it. Loneliness impacts our…

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Loneliness Poses the Same Health Risk as Smoking 15 Cigarettes a Day

A Message From the CEO: Wishing You Presence, Joy and Hope This Holiday Season

It is hard to believe the holiday season is upon us! I hope you are all able to enjoy and celebrate the important people in your life and are taking…

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A Message From the CEO: Wishing You Presence, Joy and Hope This Holiday Season

Dueling Pianos at Dusk Fall Fundraiser Recap

On October 26th, we hosted our Dueling Pianos at Dusk fall fundraiser at Quartyard. It was a lovely night under the stars in downtown San Diego. The event included a…

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Dueling Pianos at Dusk Fall Fundraiser Recap

A Message From the CEO: Astellas Oncology C3 Prize Live Pitch Event Recap

On October 25, 2019, I had an amazing time participating in the Fourth Annual C3 Prize Live Pitch Event in New York City. I was there representing the b-present Foundation…

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A Message From the CEO: Astellas Oncology C3 Prize Live Pitch Event Recap

A Note From Our CEO — What It Means To Be An Astellas C3 Prize Emerging Ideas Semi-Finalist

A few weeks ago, b-present shared the exciting news that our organization was selected as an Astellas C3 Prize Emerging Ideas semi-finalist. I admit I was in tears when I…

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A Note From Our CEO — What It Means To Be An Astellas C3 Prize Emerging Ideas Semi-Finalist

Supporter Talking Tips –  Did You Really Just Say That Out Loud?

“What is the worst thing someone said after I was diagnosed? Hmm…do I have to pick just one answer? There are so many!” —Anonymous  We asked a room full of…

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Supporter Talking Tips –  Did You Really Just Say That Out Loud?

Cancer Rebellion Movie Screening Recap

You’ve probably seen movies like 50/50 or The Fault in Our Stars, but what is it really like to have cancer as a teenager? Hernan Barangan, the director and producer…

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Cancer Rebellion Movie Screening Recap

b-there User Community Review Underway

In June, b-present Foundation met with two cancer support groups to seek volunteer evaluators for our b-there online connection and support tool. First, we met with San Diego Rady Children’s…

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b-there User Community Review Underway