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Breast Cancer Bracelets | Ideas from Our Customers

In the U.S., it’s estimated that 1 in 8 women will develop breast cancer during her life.1 While a cancer diagnosis will turn anyone’s world upside down, our customers have found a few uses for custom breast cancer bracelets to make this life-changing event a bit easier to digest. October is breast cancer awareness month, […]

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Canines-N-Kids Use Reminderbands for Cancer Awareness

Canines-n-Kids used Reminderband wristbands as a giveaway to participants at their “Paws for a Cure Summit” last summer in Washington, DC, and at their first annual “Two by Four Race Against Childhood & Canine Cancer” in October of 2017, in Brambleton, VA. Man’s Best Friend Is A Kid’s Best Friend in Cancer Most people don’t […]

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Feature Friday: Canines-N-Kids

Did you know that kids and dogs develop several cancers in common including bone cancer, brain cancer, lymphoma, and leukemia? 16,000 kids are diagnosed with cancer each year – with only 3 new kids cancer drugs in 20 years, there is little money behind new drugs- only 4% of NIH’s budget goes to pediatric oncology. […]

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Feature Friday: Team Abri

Abri was just eight years old when she was diagnosed with Ewings Sarcoma, on September 4, 2015. After a year of brutal treatment and limb salvage surgery, she is now six months in remission.   The folks behind supporting Abri, her Team Abri facebook page, and others affected by childhood cancer have designed their very own […]

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Which cancers need more funding and awareness? An infographic

We hear a lot of stories at Reminderband of cancer survivors spreading awareness and fundraising for cancer, whether for individual treatment costs or for research. We also hear about a lot of events such as races, benefit dinners, and walkathons to raise money to fight cancer. In terms of research grants, some cancer gets more funding than […]

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National Cancer Prevention Month

In addition to being the home of Valentine’s Day, Black History Month, and President’s Day, did you know that February is also National Cancer Prevention Month? Cancer may seem like it strikes randomly and without reason. While anyone can develop cancer, there are some risk factors in your control. Here’s a list of doctor-recommended ways […]

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What are cancer bracelets?

What are cancer bracelets? You have probably heard of awareness ribbons: symbols in different colors to raise awareness for the battle against certain diseases. For example, the pink ribbon represents the fight against breast cancer. Ribbons were tied on trees or pinned to lapels to bring attention to certain causes. Nowadays, ribbons aren’t as common. […]

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Remembering Kassidy

Kassidy Foster was a 12-year-old sixth grader just like any other.  She was a level 7 gymnast at Virginia Techniques Gymnastics and a member of Faith Fellowship Church. Her favorite color was pink and her favorite flowers were roses.  All fairly typical for a 12-year-old American girl. To the regret of many on Thursday, March […]