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What is Alli's Journey?
Alli's Journey is a charitable organization founded by Alli Shapiro-Amar, a young cancer patient who after struggling for over seven years with Hodgkin's Lymphoma succumbed to her fight in July 2006 at the age of 26.
Alli's Journey supports education, research and support for young adults ages 18-35 with cancer. It mandates to build solid relationships with organizations that provide support for cancer survivors and provide the funds and awareness for initiatives that will help this special segment of the cancer family deal with everyday life.
The Best Foods for Cancer Prevention
Although there is no sure method of preventing illnesses such as cancer, there are lifestyle modifications one can make in order to lower their risk. Perhaps the most simple shift is to alter one's diet. This can be easily achieved by striving to include more of the "right" foods. Although there are frequent disputes over the best ways of ...Read more
Most individuals have at least a general idea about what cancer is, but many of us may not fully understand just how this disease manifests itself. Our new Alli’s Journey web series will ...Read more
Comfort Room Dedication
One of Alli’s Journey’s primary initiatives is a Comfort Room, situated in the Wellspring House at Sunnybrook Hospital. The room is a ...Read more
Alli's journey movie night!
February 6, 2012
Starring Seth Rogan, Joseph Gordon-Levitt. Inspired by a true story, a comedy centered on a 27 year old who learns of his cancer diagnosis, and his subsequent struggle to beat the desease.Read more
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