OSC hosts breast cancer awareness walk - Hi-Desert Star

Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center patrons participate in the Officer Spouse's Club's third annual Pink Breast Cancer Awareness Walk do laps around the track at Felix Field aboard the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center, Twentynine Palms, Calif., ...

Thousands of Hoosiers walk for breast cancer awareness - Fox 59

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – More than 7,500 people are expected to run in the American Cancer Society's 19th annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K Saturday. Fox 59 is the official media partner of the event. Last year participants raised more than ...

Facebook apologises for removing cancer video - New Vision

Facebook has apologised for taking down a breast cancer awareness video because the images were flagged as offensive, saying the move was "an error". Swedish cancer charity Cancerfonden said Thursday that its video explaining to women how to check ...

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Touch, Look, Check - The Voice Online

ACCORDING TO new research unveiled by the UK's largest breast cancer charity Breast Cancer Now, 46 per cent of British women do not personally examine their breasts regularly or have never checked them at all. These findings come despite the fact that ...

Tigo staff raise funds to support some Breast Cancer patients - GhanaWeb

Chartered Institute of Marketing Ghana (CIMG) Telecom Company of the Year', Tigo, has launched its annual Breast Cancer campaign for its employees countrywide. On the global theme 'Early detection, Saves lives, Tigo employees are creating awareness ...

Surrey and Hampshire urged to look out for signs of breast cancer - Eagle Radio

People in Surrey and Hampshire are being urged to make sure they know the signs of breast cancer. As part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month - Macmillan Cancer have been offering mobile support service. The pop-up van offering information and support ...

My body is not an object, breast cancer is not a joke - The Express Tribune (blog)

I knew that I had to address it in some way or the other because awareness has the power to bring about change. PHOTO: TWITTER. There was a time I believed that campaigning for a cause never really achieved much. But once I stepped into my university, ...

CEO challenges staff to 'Pink Out Cancer' - Andalusia Star-News

Andalusia Health CEO John Yanes recently challenged the men of Andalusia Health to go pink for breast cancer awareness. The ladies of Andalusia Health decided they did not want to be left out, so Andalusia Health celebrated a PINK OUT on Wed., Oct. 19, ...

Pottsville tattoo parlor offers free ink for breast cancer awareness - Republican & Herald

ANDY MATSKO/STAFF PHOTO Michael McGinnis, Pottsville, gets a breast cancer awareness tattoo Friday from manager Jennifer Knight at A Touch of Ink, Pottsville. Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2016: ANDY MATSKO/STAFF PHOTO Sarah Guard, ...

AAMC health column: Modern surgical techniques improve results for breast cancer survivors - CapitalGazette.com

Recently, a friend told me about his mother's experience with breast cancer. She was treated several years ago and underwent a mastectomy (removal of the entire breast). She considered having reconstruction to rebuild the breast, but decided not to ...

Series of Hope: Preventative procedures may help Forsyth County survivor's daughters - Forsyth County News Online

The daughters of a Forsyth County breast cancer survivor are taking steps to help reduce their risk of being diagnosed with the disease. After being tested two years ago for a genetic mutation that increases a person's risk in developing breast cancer ...

Always Get a Second Opinion - TAPinto.net

In 2016, nearly 246,660 new cases of invasive breast cancer are expected to be diagnosed in women in the United States. A breast cancer diagnosis is life changing and the amount of information regarding treatment options can be overwhelming. After a ...

Students walk to raise breast cancer awareness - Selma Times-Journal

Students at Sophia P. Kingston Elementary School walked for a cure Friday to take a stand against breast cancer. The students, dressed in pink and carrying banners around the block, wanted to take part in Breast Cancer Awareness Month like many other ...

Magnolia Greens host 11th annual Play for Pink golf tournament - WECT-TV6

164 golfers, mainly residents of the Brunswick County community, donned pink attire as a show of support for women undergoing breast cancer treatment. The event raises money for the Pink Ribbon project at New Hanover Regional Medical Center which ...

A golden girl in a pink world; Living through childhood cancer - The Channels

In 2011 I began third quarter at a new school. Within a month my dad and stepmom had divorced. Within three, I was diagnosed with cancer. I was 15. “You have Hodgkin's Lymphoma Disease,” said Dr. Chao. “It's a type of cancer. Your hair will fall out…”.

In Sweden Outcry as Facebook removes breast cancer video - Pulse Nigeria

The video, displaying animated figures of women with circle-shaped breasts, aimed to explain to women how to check for suspicious lumps. Published: 02.45; Pulse News Agency International By AFP. Print; eMail · Facebook founder and CEO, Mark ...

GulAhmed partners with Pink Ribbon Pakistan to fight breast cancer - Pakistan Observer

Karachi—The mausoleum of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah would be illuminated pink on Saturday October 22 in solidarity with breast cancer patients and survivors. This was stated by Umer Aftab chief executive of the Pink Ribbon Campaign on Friday ...

Gul Ahmed partners with the Pink Ribbon Pakistan to fight breast cancer - Daily Times

KARACHI: Statistically Pakistan as a nation has the highest incidence of breast cancer in Asia; every ninth women is at the risk of harbouring this disease. In order to further the cause of fighting breast cancer the Pink Ribbon Foundation has joined ...

BRA Day aims to demystify breast reconstruction - Calgary Sun

Madeline Hamilton Madeleine Hamilton, pictured in her Panorama Hills home Friday October 21, 2016, will be attending Bra Day (Breast Reconstruction Awareness) at Foothills Hospital Saturday. The event helps women get information and socialize with ...

Root for pink - The Hindu

October is observed as International Breast Cancer Awareness month. Many NGOs, corporates and individuals have shown support for the cause. But according to experts, awareness is still very low. Over five million survivors, 1.38 million new cases and ...