MD Anderson 11-27-16Dr. Laura Murillo (President & CEO of the Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce) talks with Dr. David Hong from MD Anderson Cancer Center about some of the exciting innovations happening in terms of new medications and therapy for cancer patients.
Jamie’s Hope - Angel Tree 11-13-16Rich Lord and Ted Johnson from The Triple Threat on SportsRadio 610 sit down with Jamie Gilmore, the inspiration for the organization Jamie’s Hope. They discuss her long and still ongoing fight with cancer, and get into the Angel Tree Mission Happy Hour fundraiser coming up on November 16th at 6pm at Capital Grill-City Centre. Visit jamieshope.org/angeltree for tickets and information.
Hope Lodge/American Cancer Society 11-6-16Cody Stoots from In the Loop on Sports Radio 610 talk with Sandy Biggers (Director of Major Gift Campaigns, American Cancer Society) and cancer survivor Jamie Gross.
Jamie’s Hope 7-3-16Sean, Rich and Ted from The Triple Threat (2pm-6pm on SportsRadio 610) sit down with Jamie Gilmore, the inspiration for the organization Jamie’s Hope. They discuss her long fight with cancer that led to the organization’s formation. In addition, they also talk about how much they’ve grown and get into their affiliation with the Houston Texans. Visit jamieshope.org for more information.
Jump for the Rose 6-19-16Dave, Mahoney & DK from MIX 96.5 talk with Marian Sparks and David Canada from Jump for the Rose about the Pinkfest Mini Boogie event coming up on September 17-18. Jump for the Rose is dedicated to raising funds for The Rose, a Houston-area breast cancer clinic that reduces deaths from breast cancer by providing screening, diagnostics and access to treatment for all women. Visit jumpfortherose.org for more information.
Hope Lodge of Houston 11-15-15Mike Meltser and Seth Payne from MaD Radio on SportsRadio 610 talk with Sandy Biggers, Director of Major Gift Campaigns for American Cancer Society, Inc. They discuss Hope Lodge of Houston, the upcoming Beard Ball and No Shave November. They also get into the McNair challenge with which Bob McNair is involved. Be sure to come out and support Hope Lodge of Houston at the SportsRadio 610 Beard Ball on December 5th at Local Pour!
Study: Barbecued Meat May Increase Kidney Cancer RiskThe consumption of barbecued meat may increase the risk of kidney cancer, according to a new study.
Confronting Cancer with MD Anderson Cancer CenterLauren Kelly from MIX 96-5 talks with Dr. Elizabeth FitzSullivan, breast surgical oncologist at the MD Anderson Cancer Center. They discuss her medical background, various treatment options available for breast cancer patients, and get into some current clinical trials going on. Visit findyourmdanderson.com for more information.
Head for the Cure 9-27-15Sarah E! from MIX 96-5 talks with William Lewis about the Head for the Cure 5k coming up on October 10th. They discuss the organization’s mission and get into his close relationship with them over the years. Visit headforthecure.org for more information.
Camo for Chemo Fun Run 9-13-15Sarah E! from MIX 96-5 talks with Jessie Deardurff of Sky High for St. Jude about the upcoming Camo for Chemo 5k Fun Run on October 10th at the Houston Sports Park. There will also be a 1 mile run for kids, so come out and help bring the community together to make a difference. Visit skyhighshoot.org for more details.
Scientists: Tumor-Causing Virus Widespread In Wild TurkeysWildlife biologists tracking a tumor-causing virus first diagnosed in eastern wild turkeys five years ago have found the virus is far more widespread — but less deadly — than expected.
Google Working On Pill That Could Detect Cancer CellsStill in the experimental stage, the pill is packed with tiny magnetic particles, which can travel through a patient's bloodstream, search for malignant cells and report their findings to a sensor on a wearable device.