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WARREN, Ohio - Sunday was a day of celebration for people who are surviving cancer.

The 24th Annual Cancer Survivorship Day was sponsored by Trumbull Memorial Hospital and the American Cancer Society.

The free community event at Lincoln School gave cancer survivors a chance  to connect, celebrate milestones and recognize those who supported them along the way.

 "It's essential for this area because Trumbull County has the largest for the state of Ohio for breast cancer diagnoses, so I feel without this, people are going to die unnecessarily." said Jodi Lehman, a 45-year cancer survivor.

American Cancer Society researcher and Kent State professor, Dr. Gary Koski was the guest speaker

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