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Using Dragon Boating to Fight Breast Cancer (VOA On Assignment July 12)i
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July 12, 2013 2:44 PM
VOA producer June Soh joins On Assignment's Alex Villarreal to talk about June’s recent reporting on a Washington dragon boat racing team uniting breast cancer survivors. June says the sport provides the women with both physical and mental benefits. To find out more about the team, check out its website at gopinkdc.com

Using Dragon Boating to Fight Breast Cancer (VOA On Assignment July 12)

Published July 12, 2013

VOA producer June Soh joins On Assignment's Alex Villarreal to talk about June’s recent reporting on a Washington dragon boat racing team uniting breast cancer survivors. June says the sport provides the women with both physical and mental benefits. To find out more about the team, check out its website at gopinkdc.com

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