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Oct 02, 2014, 05:33 ET
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Northern Illinois Walk/Run Targets $100,000 In Fundraising For Oral Cancer Awareness This Sunday

Participants at the 3rd Annual Oral Cancer Foundation Walk for Awareness of Northern Illinois will attempt to shatter their own world's record by...

Jul 16, 2014, 04:33 ET

The Oral Cancer Foundation and Cody Kiser Partner Up Against Tobacco at Snake River Stampede Rodeo

While the world of rodeo has been the realm of sponsorship by the tobacco industry for decades, The Oral Cancer Foundation today takes a stand and...

Jun 09, 2014, 04:33 ET

Grateful Dead Guitarist Plays Concerts With Tribute Band To Benefit The Oral Cancer Foundation

Mark Karan, former lead guitarist for the post Grateful Dead band, The Other Ones, and Joe Pulitano, drummer for the Grateful Dead tribute band,...

Mar 31, 2014, 19:53 ET

Oral Cancer Foundation Sponsors 15th Annual Oral Cancer Awareness Month in April 2014

 April 1 kicks off the start of Oral Cancer Awareness Month.  For the 15th year in a row, the Oral Cancer Foundation (OCF) is leading a...

Mar 27, 2014, 06:13 ET

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month

Oral and oropharyngeal cancer (cancer of the mouth and upper throat) collectively kill nearly one person every hour of every day of the...

Nov 29, 2013, 04:33 ET

The Oral Cancer Foundation Joins the National #GivingTuesday Movement To Encourage Spending and Giving With A Purpose

Pledges to raise funds for a HPV/Oral Cancer National Awareness Campaign The Oral Cancer Foundation has joined #GivingTuesday, a first of it's...

Mar 18, 2013, 06:07 ET
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Oral Cancer Foundation Sponsors 14th Annual Oral Cancer Awareness Month in April 2013

Organization encouraging dental professionals to offer free screenings to the public What has the greatest impact on survival rates of oral...

Dec 14, 2012, 08:05 ET

The Oral Cancer Foundation Honored as 2012 Top-Rated Nonprofit

New GreatNonprofits.org Award is Based on Positive Online Reviews The Oral Cancer Foundation announced today that it has been honored with a...

Aug 06, 2012, 11:48 ET

Actor, Michael Douglas, and Actress, Blythe Danner, partner with The Oral Cancer Foundation for Early Detection PSA Campaign

The Oral Cancer Foundation is pleased to have developed partnerships with two highly visible Hollywood stars to raise awareness of a disease of...

May 14, 2012, 06:07 ET

Actor Michael Douglas Partners With Oral Cancer Foundation For Early Detection PSA Campaign

-Two-time Oscar Winner and Cancer Survivor Encourages Regular Screenings as Counter to Rising Incidence Rates of Oral Cancer- Actor...

Jan 06, 2012, 05:00 ET

Oral Cancer Foundation Sponsors 13th Annual Oral Cancer Awareness Month in April 2012

Organization encouraging dental professionals to offer free screenings to the public Did you know that the fastest growing segment...

May 18, 2011, 05:00 ET

Oral Cancer Foundation Breaks Records in April's Awareness and Screening Month

Non-profit leads coalition of strategic partners to effect nationwide increase in screening and awareness efforts Oral cancer is an insidious...

Apr 04, 2011, 05:00 ET

HPV Now the Leading Cause of Oral Cancers in the US

A serious change in the cause of oral cancer is taking place nationally, and its implications are impacting the American public in a manner that a...

Dec 17, 2010, 15:44 ET

World's Largest Oral Cancer Support Group is Helping Thousands Worldwide

Oral Cancer Support Group Connects Thousands of Patients and Survivors on the Internet It's no secret that people don't want to hear their name...

Aug 16, 2010, 14:40 ET
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Oral Cancer Foundation Combines Guerilla Marketing With Tech Savvy for Public Good

This past weekend the US Open of Surfing, sponsored by action sports industry giant Hurley International was held in "Surf City" attracting over...

Jun 21, 2010, 05:00 ET

Hundreds of Chattanooga Residents Join Together to Support Oral Cancer Survivor and Raise Awareness

Chattanooga Walk Promotes Early Detection of Oral Cancer Recently, oral cancer survivor Jeanna Richelson, organized the first Chattanooga Oral...

Jun 15, 2010, 20:06 ET

Nashville Hygienists Partner with Oral Cancer Foundation to Raise Awareness of a Silent Killer

Locals join together for second annual Oral Cancer walk and free screening event For the second year, the Nashville Area Dental Hygienists'...

Jun 10, 2010, 16:00 ET

Nashville Hygienists Partner with Oral Cancer Foundation to Raise Awareness of a Silent Killer

Locals join together for second annual Oral Cancer walk and free screening event For the second year, the Nashville Area Dental Hygienists'...

Feb 23, 2010, 06:00 ET

Oral Cancer Foundation Donates Screening Devices to West Virginia Free Clinics

Low-Income, At-Risk Patients Now Being Screened for Oral Cancer and Other Oral Conditions In 2009 the Oral Cancer Foundation initiated a program...

Oct 05, 2009, 06:00 ET

Oral Cancer Foundation to Donate Screening Devices to Free Clinics

Phoenix's Native American Community Health Center Is First Recipient of adjunctive screening system The Oral Cancer Foundation recently...