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LRG Webcast: The Biology of GIST – What Every Patient Needs to Know

Wondering what in the world Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST) is? Longtime friend of the Life Raft Group and LRG Science Team member, Dr. David Josephy, presented the basics of cell biology in cancer, focusing [...]

By |2020-07-09T16:52:53-04:00March 19th, 2019|GIST Education, Newly Diagnosed, Webcast|

Sharing Health Conditions with Your Employer

Sharing health conditions with your employer can be a difficult yet important decision you may have to make. Maybe you’ve been diagnosed with a serious health condition recently or you may always have had [...]

By |2019-07-03T11:18:46-04:00October 11th, 2018|Coping with GIST, Newly Diagnosed, News, Patient Support|

Dr. Monica Anderson: Inspirational Survivor

Interviewing Dr. Monica “mOe” Anderson is like having a cup of tea with a friend with all the requisite perks: laughter, sharing of life philosophies and sound advice, and mutual respect. Dr. Anderson is [...]

By |2018-10-25T10:21:26-04:00February 4th, 2015|Coping with GIST, Member Stories, Newly Diagnosed, News|

LRG launches new & improved website, convenient mobile app & online store!

After two years of planning, toiling, and more planning, the LRG unveiled its redesigned website on January 1 at our same web address: liferaftgroup.org. Finding the balance between providing life-saving information and explaining GIST in a concise, understandable way, has always been a struggle for the Life Raft Group.

By |2019-09-20T13:17:10-04:00February 1st, 2013|Fundraising, Newly Diagnosed, News, Patient Registry|