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Facebook App ‘Circle of Support’ Creates Community For Breast Cancer Patients [Video]

Circle of Support isn’t your typical Facebook app, it doesn’t try to sell anything and it actually serves a worthwhile purpose. The app was built with the specific purpose in mind, offering a support community for women living with metastatic breast cancer (MBC). Using the Facebook community MBC sufferers can share their struggles, find support [...]
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