Health Care

HealthWell Foundation launches new breast cancer fund

The HealthWell Foundation, a Germantown-based, independent nonprofit that provides a financial lifeline for inadequately insured Americans, has launched a new fund to provide financial assistance to individuals living with breast cancer. Through the fund, HealthWell will provide up to$15,000 in copayment ...

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These Md. companies are participating in the ‘cancer moonshot’

President Barack Obama listens as Vice President Joe Biden speaks in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Monday, Oct. 17, 2016, about the release of the Cancer Moonshot Report. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Maryland-based companies and organizations of all sizes are contributing to the national initiative to end cancer. More than 70 commitments to new actions, such as funding additional research, making new ways of sharing data and increasing outreach efforts in communities, ...

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