| 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 28, 2013
| 6:18 AM
For the second year in a row, WWE and the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation have joined forces in October in support of breast cancer awareness.
Much like many other sports and entertainment organizations in the month of October, WWE has made its...
| 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...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 5:50 AM
"Hey Bartender": To tend bar at a trendy spot today, you have to be a professional. This documentary by director Douglas Tirola peeks behind two bars with some of the country's most-acclaimed mixologists. The early 20th century is often...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 12:40 PM
Film director Susan Seidelman, never shy about mining unglamorous, underdog subcultures to tell a good story, says her new movie celebrates another under-appreciated demographic: middle-age women like herself.
“The Hot Flashes,” which...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 4:42 PM
For an activist, Kathleen Glueck is exceptionally polite. When speaking, she reflexively checks her tone, careful to not monopolize a conversation.
"I'm rattling on too much," she says, unnecessarily apologetic.
After sending me data to make her case,...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 4:20 AM
Macy’s and Wacoal support garments have teamed up for a series of bra fit clinics at Pembroke Lakes Mall and Westfield Broward Mall this week.
And even better, for every woman who receives a complimentary fitting from a trained Wacoal fit...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 3:52 AM
Trueheart4me was 5-foot-9, spiritual but not religious, and a social drinker, her Match.com profile read. She loved the water, traveling and a good belly laugh.
There was one more thing she labeled "full disclosure."
She had cancer.
"I was very...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 1:25 PM
The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation committed one of the great PR faux pas of the decade in January 2012, when it summarily cut off funding to Planned Parenthood in what appeared to be a bow to anti-abortion crusaders.
Now, with its release...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 2:43 PM
HAMPTON — To state the obvious, Warwick coach Vanessa Starks wants leading scorer Adria Strothers on the court as much as possible. But she also has full confidence in the rest of her cast, and that was rewarded Saturday afternoon.
| Nov 8, 2013
| 3:59 PM
Anyone who reads a newspaper, watches television, goes online or is a football fan knows October was breast cancer awareness month. The iconic pink that has come to symbolize the disease — from dyed women's tresses, to the stylish ties donned by...