| Oct 20, 2013
| 2:00 AM
If one sign of a happy relationship is that the partners rarely run out of things to talk about, then cancer researchers Stephen Baylin and Feyruz Rassool of Baltimore have been a blessed couple indeed.
In the 13 years they've been married, they've...
| Oct 28, 2013
They found each other in a sea of pink — two Connecticut men, made brothers by their shared experience. Now they're fighting back against the disease that brought them together and some of the ignorance about it.
Bill Becker was diagnosed with...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 4:06 PM
A group of local teens came up with a delicious way to raise funds for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. They baked scrumptious cupcakes, cake pops, cookies and pastries and sold them at Verdugo Park on Sunday morning. Items were displayed beautifully on...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 1:08 PM
For Lisa Early, getting a mammogram at age 40 was just a casual thought, and she didn't follow through.
Years passed, and the thought became a whisper. Eventually it turned into a throbbing yell when she started seeing less than subtle signs from the...
| Sep 30, 2013
Last October, stunned Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta fans tuned in to watch Say Yes to the Cure: Lori’s Fight, an emotional, no-punches-pulled special that followed the series’ beloved star Lori Allen as she embarked on an exhausting yearlong...
| Sep 6, 2013
In honor of next month's National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, TLC has announced that it will air an updated version of Say Yes to the Cure: Lori's Fight, the Oct. 2012 special that documented Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta and Say Yes to the Dress:...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 11:27 AM
Mary Shallcross is positioned in the 3D digitial mamography machine to have
breast tomosynthesis at the Women's Imaging Center at Memorial Regional
Hospital in Hollywood. Photo by Amy Beth Bennett.
Bringing life-like detail to a hospital near you: the...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 10:09 AM
Four women, each with her own story of survival, came together to raise breast cancer awareness at a recent Professional Women’s Alliance luncheon in Coral Springs. Tears where shed as they told stories aimed at bringing hope to women fighting the...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 12:13 PM
The pink ribbon has been synonymous with breast cancer for years. Nowadays, people rarely think twice when they see pink ribbons, having grown accustomed to the pink ribbon and what it symbolizes.
Breast Cancer Awareness Month has been celebrated each...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 9:52 AM
For two women, art is an integral part of life. From designing, to painting and creating, art is part of them – and, in their own ways, so is breast cancer.
Plantation resident Judy Polstra has had many breast cancer scares in the last few years,...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 8:15 AM
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-...