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National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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Top National Breast Cancer Awareness Month Articles

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  • Take Action During Breast Cancer Awareness Month

    While the country is awash in pink, the Harford County Health Department reminds the public to take action during Breast Cancer Awareness Month in Harford County throughout October. Registered nurse Elaine Krajewski, cancer prevention services director...
  • Permanent Reminders of Breast Cancer Awareness

    Permanent Reminders of Breast Cancer Awareness
    In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, four North Texas mammographers got pink ribbon tattoos. Dawn Deal said, "Well, it was kind of my idea. It's something I wanted to do not only for myself as a mammographer, but for my patients." The unique...
  • Kits for pink cupcakes honor late friend

    Kits for pink cupcakes honor late friend
    When Theresa Deliberto's close friend Susan Dietrich approached her in 2001 and asked for support as she battled breast cancer, Deliberto didn't hesitate. "She needed someone to be there all the time and she trusted me," Deliberto said. "She didn't want...
  • Thursday's Calendar

    TODAY Hope Crib In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Newport Cottages at Fashion Island has unveiled a special edition Hope Crib and will host a reception for the special project from 4 to 7 p.m. A portion of each sale benefits breast cancer...
  • Afraid of mammograms?

    Afraid of mammograms?
    I ended Breast Cancer Awareness Month doing something I should have done in the beginning of the month – I had a mammogram. It actually was due Oct. 1, but somehow I manage to be a few weeks late every year. It's certainly not due to lack of...
  • San Diego sets mammogram record

    San Diego sets mammogram record
    SAN DIEGO - Close to 500 women throughout the county joined to receive mammograms Thursday, setting a world record in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, officials said. Kaiser Permanente teamed with Susan G. Komen for the Cure to host breast- cancer...
  • Little Red Door Cancer Agency offers free mammograms

    Little Red Door Cancer Agency offers free mammograms
    Little Red Door Cancer Agency is still celebrating Breast Cancer Awareness Month by partnering with the St. Vincent Mobile Mammography Unit to offer FREE mammograms on November 15, 2011. The mobile unit will be at Little Red Door Cancer Agency from 8:30...
  • Andrew Lloyd Webbers CATS

    Jellicle cats are celebrating at the Jellicle Ball, awaiting Old Deuteronomy's choice of which cat will be reborn into a new life. One by one, the cats step forward to introduce themselves, auditioning for the chance to take the journey to the Heaviside...
  • The Think Pink Rocks Concert raps against breast cancer

    The Think Pink Rocks Concert raps against breast cancer
    Mann October was National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and here in South Florida, we cap off the month the way we do most things — with a massive blowout party (albeit one in November). This Saturday, the fourth annual Think Pink Rocks Concert...
  • Movember: Growing awareness along with whiskers

    Movember: Growing awareness along with whiskers
    The last time Ryan Imbriale grew a mustache, he was a junior in high school. Now 39, he still cringes a little when he sees that yearbook photo, showing the wispy scraggle above his lip. He was never tempted to set aside his razor again. Until now. "I've...
  • Komen deserves its comeuppance

    My sister died of breast cancer. Nevertheless, I find the pink ribbon mania of the Susan G. Komen organization repugnant. Trying to put a "happy face" on a devastating disease is grotesque. I am incredulous that the Komen organization, knowing the right-...