Cancer survivors celebration planned

Columbus Regional Health will host a celebration for cancer survivors, their loved ones, and those still battling the disease, in honor of National Cancer Survivor’s Day on Thursday.

The Columbus Regional Hospital Cancer Center will host “Cancer Survivor Superheroes” from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday in the Innovation Center in the lower level of the main hospital.

The event will include inspirational speakers, prizes, food and refreshments. It is open to all current and past patients, their families and community members who have been diagnosed with cancer. No registration is required and complimentary valet parking will be available at the hospital’s main entrance.

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