Breast Cancer Awareness Month is filled with life-saving events - CapitalGazette.com

The 6th annual Bras for a Cause event was held at Union Jack's on Wednesday night. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Some scheduled events only occur during this month, while others continue throughout the year.

Roxbury football coming together for a cause - Daily Record

Cosmo Lorusso arrived at Roxbury High School in 2002 with dual goals. Of course, the football coach wanted to win NJSIAA championships. But he also wanted to make his players "champions for life." To that end, the Gaels have participated in community ...

Breast cancer awareness is this Philly woman's life. So is helping her sisters with Praise Is the Cure - Philly.com

I am a 19-year breast cancer survivor. After being misdiagnosed for two years, I could have been angry. You see, I found my own lump doing a self-exam in my late 30s, and despite telling my doctor, I kept being told, “it's not cancerous.” Finally, the ...

Support cancer patients by giving blood with the Red Cross - Circleville Herald

During Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to give blood to support cancer patients and others. In Circleville, that opportunity is on Halloween day, October 31, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Berger Hospital, 600 N.

Our say: Breast cancer awareness remains a life-saver - CapitalGazette.com

Monika Dockendorf demonstrates how to wear a DigniCap, the device she used keep most of her hair during chemotherapy for breast cancer at the Baltimore Washington Medical Center in Glen Burnie. (Joshua McKerrow, staff / Capital Gazette).

Pink Megabus comes to White Marsh Park and Ride - ABC2 News

As part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a unique bus makes a stop in White Marsh. A pink Megabus comes to the Park and Ride at 10 Friday morning. It was created to show support for those affected by breast cancer. Megabus encourages people to ...

Breast cancer charities: Where to give — and where to avoid - DeathRattleSports.com

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and with the recent announcement that Julia Louis-Dreyfus has been diagnosed with the disease, the issue is once again on the hearts and minds of many. Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women ...

The Surprising Way Yoga Affects Breast Cancer Patients - mindbodygreen.com

For many cancer patients, sleep is hard to come by. According to the National Cancer Institute, up to half of people have a hard time sleeping during or after cancer treatment. But a new study out of the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center ...

This is how the Pink Ribbon came to symbolise breast cancer awareness - The Indian Express

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: How did the Pink Ribbon come to symbolise breast cancer and the story behind the colour. In 1986 the first Breast Cancer Awareness Month was held in October and the Pink ribbon became an international symbol in 1991.

Kroger gives $1 million to fight breast cancer - Beckley Register-Herald

Kroger is donating $1 million to the fight against breast cancer in October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The funds will be donated to local organizations fighting breast cancer for these purposes: l Supporting research. l Providing mammograms and ...

Breast cancer survivor Giuliana Rancic gets kiss from husband Bill before hosting Pink Agenda party in NYC - Daily Mail

Bill Rancic kissed his wife Giuliana before they hosted the live auction at the sold-out Pink Agenda 10th annual breast cancer gala in Manhattan on Thursday night. The Chicago-based Daytime Emmy nominees certainly glammed up for the pink carpet ...

Uniting J'cans in pink - This is our colour. Embrace it! - Jamaica Gleaner

Members of the Jamaica Defence Force – warriors in the field, warriors battling for a cure of breast cancer – supporting the Jamaica Cancer Society's Pink Day. Today is PINK DAY, a day set aside by the Jamaica Cancer Society to unite all Jamaicans in ...

My journey with breast cancer October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month - Hometown Focus

This is my first tattoo. This Bible verse, Philippians 4:13 got me through the toughest time of my life. I'm so proud to have this tattoo on my arm. It's a wonderful reminder of all I've been through and I know I couldn't have done it without the ...

Lifting it up: Daughter honors mom lost to breast cancer, hopes to inspire others - Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

Montanna Holland lost her mother Annell Holland to breast cancer in 2001. Now she and Palmetto CME Church, led by Pastor Leo M. Wright, celebrate Annell Holland's life and encourage women to get screened through the annual Breast Cancer Awareness ...

Think pink: NBFD wears pink shirts for the month of October in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month - Herald Zeitung

Firefighter Fernando Silva of the New Braunfels Fire Department said he started wearing the color pink a few years ago, the first time after his dying grandmother requested he sport the color to her funeral. Silva said he never thought much of the ...

Fighting breast cancer - Marshalltown Times Republican

Cindy Soderberg of Marshalltown is wearing, displaying, and is surrounded by many gifts received from friends and family during her battle with cancer. Soderberg gave the keynote address at the UnityPoint Health-Marshalltown Foundation's Sixth Annual ...

Inside Dr. Michael Birrer's ambitious plan for the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center - Birmingham Business Journal

No matter how you slice it, the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center is one of the most critical pieces of Birmingham's economy. The center has a massive budget that would rank among the area's largest companies. It attracts world-renowned researchers, ...

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Fundraiser at Weston salon tomorrow - Comet 24

The team at Hair Works are holding a fundraising day in aid of the Breast Cancer Campaign, which this year marks its 25th anniversary. Archant. A hair salon in a village near Hitchin is set to hold a charity day tomorrow to raise funds and awareness to ...

In the pink! Elizabeth Hurley, 52, looks gorgeous in two different outfits as she promotes breast cancer awareness - Daily Mail

She's famous for her ageless beauty and on Thursday Elizabeth Hurley did not disappoint as she stepped out in LA in two stunning outfits. The British actress, 52, was a goddess in hot pink as she attended an event promoting breast cancer awareness.

Study: Genes impact fitness, cancer risk - New Jersey Herald

Repeated studies have shown that physical inactivity, and the occurrence of obesity to which it is linked, increases the risk for many chronic diseases, including breast and other cancers. In fact, the evidence is so compelling that the lifestyle ...