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a roomful of people toast Wendy and Jose at Hollings Cancer Center

Generous Milestone

November 27, 2023

Hollings Cafe's Jose and Wendy Perey offer food and kindness to patients and staff. Through quiet donations to Hollings, they've hit a big milestone in giving.

portrait of LOWVELO participant Peter McKinney gazing into the camera, arms propped onto the side of the pool

Retiree Fundraising Team

September 18, 2023

The average age of this LOWVELO fundraising team? Somewhere between 80 and 90. Residents of South Bay at Mount Pleasant are walking and swimming for a cause.

immunotherapy patient Andy Abrams smiles and looks relaxed during his infusion treatment

To Catch a Cancer

August 14, 2023

Andy Abrams likes to say he’s the poster child for routine cancer screenings. In his case, one screening led to the diagnosis and treatment of two cancers.

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Global Palliative Care

August 03, 2023

Almost 25 years ago Pat Coyne visited Tanzania to help with a pain management problem. Four decades – and dozens of countries – later, he's still at it.

a man holds a small device with a straw up to his mouth to blow into it

Tobacco Treatment

July 07, 2023

Smoking cessation counselors at Hollings focus on the positive changes their clients are making, providing nurturing support and evidence-based strategies.

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Mirroring Positivity

May 30, 2023

Carol Sullivan was stunned to learn she had ovarian cancer. She decided to pursue aggressive medical options - and to consciously maintain a positive mindset.

women hold swim noodles over their heads in the pool

Marvelous Mermaids

May 18, 2023

A new water component of the Survivors' Fit Club for breast cancer survivors has one group of women calling themselves 'the mermaids.'

a man sits in a relaxed manner in a comfortable chair and chats with a woman across the room

CAR-T Therapy

May 08, 2023

CAR-T-cell therapy has given one lymphoma survivor another chance to see the world with his wife.

a woman sits on a wooden bench in her backyard with a Chihuahua on her lap

Multiple Myeloma

March 29, 2023

Dr. Hamza Hashmi hopes an immunotherapy drug in clinical trials will one day lead to a cancer cure. For now, it's enough to help one woman lead a normal life.

Riders in LOWVELO22 cross the finish line on the Isle of Palms. Photo by Ben Egelson

Ready to Roll

March 28, 2023

LOWVELO23, raising money for cancer research at MUSC Hollings Cancer Center, is gearing up for its fifth year.

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