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Tri-Valley Heroes: Sandra J. Wing honored for courage

Original post made on Dec 7, 2012

The language of cancer is grim: chemotherapy, radiation, lumpectomy, mastectomy, bone marrow transplant. But cancer survivor Sandra J. Wing, has introduced a different vocabulary for cancer patients in the Tri-Valley: acupuncture, acupressure, meditation, guided imagery, therapeutic massage.

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Posted by Chris
a resident of San Ramon
on Dec 7, 2012 at 8:04 am

We have support this charity for a number of years now. The annual evening fundraiser has become one of the most positive events on our calendar. Amazing ppl doing amazing things for those dealing with the horror of cancer. I would urge others to look into it. Sandra and Gracie are amazing. To even be a small part of their work cannot be expressed adequately.

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Posted by Louise
a resident of Danville
on Dec 11, 2012 at 10:05 am

Another great organization in our Tri-Valley area helping those who need it at a most vulnerable time. Thanks to all volunteers and the founder of this caring group. I hope they raise alot for those in need and recovering from the tough disease.

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