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Pedal the Cause Journey: How SNL Opened My Eyes to the World of Cancer

2013-Oct-04 16:08:10
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By Carol Cox Senior Vice President, External Affairs and Corporate Communication at Life Technologies ”If it wasn’t for the downside, having cancer would be the best thing and everyone would want it.’ That’s true… if it wasn’t for the downside.”                        –Gilda Radner When I […]

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Who is Riding: Andrea Local

2013-Oct-02 14:26:01
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San Diego Cancer Survivor and Pedal the Cause 2-Day Rider After being diagnosed with stage 3 Hodgkin Lymphoma in January 2011, undergoing 6 months of chemo, getting a wonderful new haircut, and the opportunity to reflect on what is truly important in life, Andrea Local can honestly say she is a transformed person. From being […]

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Who is Riding: Kathy Pyle

2013-Sep-27 10:02:11
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My Pursuit to Better the Future for Cancer Patients Kathy Pyle One short year ago, cancer took my dad’s life. Until my dad was first diagnosed with liver and colon cancer, 3 years ago, I had never been impacted by this complex disease.  However, once he was diagnosed, cancer became very real to me.  I […]

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Who is Riding: Herb Lowe

2013-Sep-18 15:46:43
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Herb Lowe, Riding to Find a Cure Excited and honored to contribute to such an important issue that devastates so many lives, avid cyclist and Swami’s Cycling Club member Herb Lowe is gearing up for San Diego’s first ever Pedal the Cause. Knowing that the dollars he raises for such a positive goal will go […]

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Who is Riding: Brett Chodorow

2013-Sep-10 15:06:30
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Stepping up to the challenge of his first ever-cycling event Brett Chodorow is riding in the 2-day event for Team Chodorow After his father was diagnosed with lung cancer this past spring, Brett Chodorow’s wife, Limor, soon learned about Pedal the Cause and urged Brett to sign up as she saw Pedal as a way […]

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Who is Riding: Laura Kanellos

2013-Sep-05 11:29:51
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Laura Kanellos is team captain of #TEAMbpw “Through these years I have learned that this life is short and the most important thing you can do is make a difference while you are here,” begins Laura, captain of #TEAMbpw, who are riding with and in support of Brooke Wilson, currently a patient at Moores Cancer Center and […]

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My 20 Year Journey to Change the Way Cancer is Managed

2013-Aug-15 14:39:02
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By Ronnie Andrews President of Medical Sciences at Life Technologies Cancer is a disease that touches everyone in the world in one way or another.  It has greatly affected my family as I’m sure it has many others.  My beloved grandmother was diagnosed with cancer on four different occasions. Her battle with cancer consumed most […]

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John Howard, Cycling Legend & Guru

2013-Aug-12 15:42:35
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This upcoming October, there will be quite a few distinguished athletes participating in San Diego’s first ever Pedal the Cause cycling fundraiser. One of these distinguished, and frankly legendary, athletes is the intriguing and daring John Howard. John has Raced Across America, won the Hawaii Ironman, raced on three Olympic teams, and set abicycle speed record […]

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