Category Archives: Lung Cancer Alliance

Get Your Shit Straight Perez Hilton, Seriously.

  Seriously, Perez. Did you NOT understand this “Deserve to Die” campaign whatsoever. No, you didn’t. It takes a nanosecond to understand this campaign by the Lung Cancer Alliance is NOT about smoking. The campaign is easily illustrating just the opposite – that ANYONE can get lung cancer. You don’t have to smoke to get it. Just…

Partisan Politics Not Part of Women’s Health? MY ASS. A View From “Land of The Forgotten.”

  While we’re on this little subject of women’s health and access to health care and cancer screenings, I have a little something to say about this: “Senators to Komen: Women’s Health Before Partisan Politics?” Biggest line of BULLSHIT. Ever. As a lung cancer advocate,  it’s been interesting to watch the Komen fiasco play out on…

The Truth About the American Cancer Society…Right Here.

Part IV in a series regarding my investigation into the American Cancer Society and interview with the Chief Medical Officer Dr. Otis Brawley    When you’re the biggest cancer organization and have a billion dollars a year in revenue, chest thumping shouldn’t be needed. However, the American Cancer Society is right to be defensive about…

Update II: My Facebook Comment “Lands” in American Cancer Society’s SPAM

Update II – Wednesday, July 20, 2011 7:45 pm CST My WTF Comment “Lands” in ACS Facebook page SPAM Filter So, the reason my post yesterday didn’t show up on the American Cancer Society’s Facebook page wall is because it landed in ACS’s SPAM filter. I received this message from Karen at ACS. I am…

American Cancer Society Investigation – Social Media Style

Part II in a series regarding my investigation into the American Cancer Society and interview with the Chief Medical Officer Dr. Otis Brawley  On April 22, 2011. I had a two hour phone interview with Dr. Otis Brawley, CMO of the American Cancer Society (ACS). As a fairly new lung cancer advocate, I have a…