Sign-Up Open for National Cancer Study

EUGENE, Ore. — This is the final year to sign up for a national long-term study to fight cancer. The goal is to follow 300,000 participants over the next 25 to 30 years to learn more about cancer and why it’s been seen alarming rates. The initial sign up requires a questionnaire; then a 30 … Continue reading »

Cancer Cure Challenge

EUGENE, Ore. — The city of Eugene’s Health and Fitness Director is taking health and fitness one step further; his mission to get rid of cancer. Steve Auferoth, 58, is the Eugene’s Health and Fitness Director and teaches classes and inspires healthy life styles. Healthy city employees translates to fewer doctor visits, meaning savings on … Continue reading »

Finding a Cancer Cure

EUGENE, Ore. — Right now, the American Cancer Society is recruiting participants for its third major cancer study. The organization has made great strides from previous research, but more study is needed to better understand what’s causing cancer rates to rise. The end of June is a busy time at the American Cancer Society’s Eugene … Continue reading »