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National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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  • Rick Dempsey's tie game

    Rick Dempsey's tie game
    Rick Dempsey walks into the steamy warehouse on Aliceanna Street looking like he just stepped off the MASN set where he does Orioles pre- and post-game shows. Check him out. Deep summer tan. Hair perfectly combed. World Series ring glittering on one...
  • Genetic research IDs 4 types of breast cancer

    As October Breast Cancer Awareness Month approaches, a new study has been gaining big attention today. Researchers doing what The New York Times calls the "first comprehensive genetic analysis of breast cancer" have named four genetically distinct types...
  • New state laws on car seats, chemotherapy coverage begin

    New state laws on car seats, chemotherapy coverage begin
    A raft of new state laws take effect Monday, imposing new requirements from the car seat to the hearse. Children under 8 years old will be required to sit in a booster seat or child seat until they reach a certain height — the Maryland...
  • Breast Cancer Awareness: Dee Dee Ricks

    Breast Cancer Awareness: Dee Dee Ricks
    Dee Dee Ricks is a breast cancer survivor, patient advocate, single mother and named one of Wall Street's Most Powerful Women. She's kicking off National Breast Cancer Awareness Month helping women get better healthcare coverage. Dee Dee Ricks is...
  • Breast Cancer Awareness: Revolutionary 3D Mammogramy

    Breast Cancer Awareness: Revolutionary 3D Mammogramy
    PIX11's Stephanie Tsoflias learns about 3D Mammography (also referred to as breast tomosynthesis), a revolutionary new screening technology that has been referred to as "the future of Breast Cancer detection" and a "breakthrough in Breast Cancer...
  • Does it Work ? Ta-ta-too's

    Does it Work ? Ta-ta-too's
    In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, We’re testing out some temporary tattoos for your ta-ta’s.  What ? www.tatatoos.com What are ta•ta•toos®? That's a simple question with an easy answer: temporary tattoos for your...
  • New 3-D Mammogram Unveiled To Kick Off Breast Cancer Awareness Month

    New 3-D Mammogram Unveiled To Kick Off Breast Cancer Awareness Month
    It takes seconds for Dr. Laurie Margolies to detect breast cancer. As the chief of imaging at the Dubin Breast Cancer Center at Mt. Sinai Hospital, she analyzes patients mammograms every day. "It's saving lives every single day," said Margolies. What...
  • Breast Cancer Awareness Month awareness (not a typo)

    Breast Cancer Awareness Month awareness (not a typo)
    The following is inspired by a bunch of bitching on Twitter, as well as a really crappy week. You’ve been warned. Monday night’s Bears-Cowboys game was peppered with pink flashes across the field: cleats, flags, pole wraps, hats, sweatbands,...
  • Bringing down the cost of oral chemotherapy

    The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network applauds the work of the Maryland General Assembly in passing the Kathleen Mathias Oral Chemotherapy Act of 2012. The provisions of the bill went into effect Oct. 1, resulting in increased quality of...
  • Get drinks, go pink

    Get drinks, go pink
    Cancer sucks. All types of it. It's threatened to shrink my large, boisterous family multiple times, so I'm going to get serious for a bit here. Last week, I got pink hair extensions at Ted Gibson Salon at the W Fort Lauderdale. All proceeds went to...
  • High School Football: TWO-MINUTE DRILL

    The 46th edition of the Battle for the Bell turned out to be one of the closest high school football rivalry games between Estancia and Costa Mesa. The host Eagles held on to a 15-13 victory at Jim Scott Stadium Friday night, improving their record in...