Panera Bread honors breast cancer awareness month - Beckley Register-Herald

Panera Bread is joining the fight against breast cancer by baking its signature Pink Ribbon Bagels®. This October, a portion of the proceeds from the sale of each Pink Ribbon Bagel® sold in the 12 participating West Virginia area Panera Bread bakery ...

Financial assistance available for breast cancer patients - Jacksonville Daily News

As a certified cancer registrar, Joy Velasquez knew a lot about the treatment options to come after she was diagnosed this year with breast cancer. What she wasn't as prepared for is the extent of the financial burden that can come with those life ...

Oakland County dental offices support Breast Cancer Awareness Month - The Oakland Press

Malisa Taylor, Deana Boussi, Vicki Wise, Dr. Ashley Reynolds and Kierra Reed-Hudson of Great Expressions Dental Centers purchased pink T-shirts to wear during the month of October. Photo submitted by Megan McCarl. Posted: 10/04/17, 10:06 AM EDT ...

Steelton Police add pink ribbons, patches to uniforms for breast cancer awareness - ABC27

STEELTON, Pa. (WHTM) Police have added pink ribbons and patches to their uniforms to spread breast cancer awareness and to let patients know that someone is thinking of them. The officers will keep the new additions to their uniforms on for the month ...

Hispanic breast cancer outreach set - Paducah Sun

Among Hispanic women, breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer as well as the leading cause of cancer death, according to the American Cancer Society. But a lack of access to resources, combined with cultural and language differences, can ...

Nurse tells Woman's Club about group helping mastectomy patients - Williamson Daily News

Hamlin nurse Jayne Ryan shows off a "knitted knocker" at the Woman's Club Breast Cancer Awareness Day luncheon on Monday. Travis Crum/Williamson Daily News. WomansClub2_93545.JPG. Guests at the Williamson Woman's Club luncheon decorate ...

Cancer awareness prog launched; early detection can save lives - Times of India

HYDERABAD: A public initiative aimed at building awareness about the various types of cancer detected among women was launched at a city cancer hospital on Wednesday. According to doctors, while 600 women die of cancer daily in India, only a ...

BCCP offers financial help for mammograms - Napoleon Northwest Signal

WAUSEON — The Breast and Cervical Cancer Project (BCCP) can offer financial assistance to help women receive preventative and diagnostic treatment for breast cancer. Project Manager Erica Miller explained the project, which is available state-wide, ...

A look at breast cancer, its causes and prevention - KRIS Corpus Christi News

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, a time to reflect on a disease that has become the most common form of cancer in women but certainly doesn't leave the male population unscathed either. The most common form of cancer in women is breast ...

Pink Ribbons Remind Us - TAPinto.net

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. Every time I hear the staggering statistic that 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer, a pit hits my stomach, a chill runs through my body, and a tear runs down my cheek. 1 in 8…..I see the faces ...

Pets are at risk for breast cancer too -- here's how to reduce the risk - NOLA.com (blog)

Louisiana SPCA alum Jake sports a pink bandana in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness. The disease also can be contracted by animals.( LA/SPCA ). Comment. 0 shares. By Dr. Adrianna Smith. As most people know, October is National Breast Cancer ...

My Turn: Standing among cancer survivors - Concord Monitor

Liesl Hasenfuss of Henniker stands with her father, Paul Hasenfuss of Merrimack, and her daughter, Cailin. Liesl's mother died following a battle with breast cancer. Paul is a breast cancer survivor and Cailin is a survivor of leukemia. Previous; Next ...

Avon marks 25 years of fighting breast cancer - Malay Mail Online

The Avon Breast Cancer Crusade on Avonbcc.org. — AFP picNEW YORK, Oct 5 — Avon is marking 25 years of raising breast cancer awareness this October, with the launch of a new website for its Avon Breast Cancer Crusade. The site, which features a ...

Avon initiates Pink Minute campaign on life-saving breast self examination - InterAksyon

In line with October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Avon recently launched its Pink Minute campaign that aims to encourage women to practice breast self-examination to prevent or detect breast cancer. One in every eight women is poised to get cancer ...

Pink Patch Project comes to Weaverville - WLOS

You may notice Weaverville police officers wearing pink patches and badges on their uniforms and driving around with pink ribbons on their vehicles this month. (Photo credit: WLOS staff). 2V WEAVERVILLE PINK PATCH.transfer (002).jpg · V WEAVERVILLE ...

Take steps to fight breast cancer diagnosis - The Wilson Times

Thank you for being one of our most loyal readers. Please consider supporting community journalism by subscribing to The Wilson Times. Posted Wednesday, October 4, 2017 9:40 pm. Lisa Skinner. Contributing Columnist. After skin cancer, breast cancer is ...

Laurinburg hospital launches breast cancer awareness campaign using speed bumps - wpde.com

Laurinburg, N.C. (WPDE) — Scotland Memorial Hospital in Laurinburg has launched a campaign called "Felt the Bump" in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, according to Kirsten Dean with the Scotland Memorial Foundation. Dean said all ...

Early cancer detection can save lives - Dailyleader

More than 25 percent of Mississippi women do not receive regular breast cancer screenings, according to the state Dept. of Health. Reducing that number could increase the number of lives saved. Breast cancer is a disease that touches so many of us.

Scotland cancer survivors walk with awareness - Laurinburg Exchange

Beth Lawrence|Laurinburg Exchange More than 100 people took part in Scotland Memorial Hospital's walk to promote breast cancer awareness. LAURINBURG — More than 100 cancer survivors, care takers, and supporters from the community made their ...

These woman are bearing their mastectomy scars to send a powerful message - 9Honey

After being diagnosed with breast cancer two years ago, Gillian Trim underwent a double-mastectomy. The 55-year-old, from London, is now bearing her scars in a powerful new photography project raising awareness of the deadly disease and to “show the ...