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Susan G. Komen for the Cure

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  • Bridget Mooney Spence, fundraiser

    Bridget Mooney Spence, fundraiser
    Bridget Ellen Mooney Spence, who raised funds for the Susan Komen Foundation, died of complications from breast cancer Thursday at her home in Sudbury, Mass. The former Baltimore resident was 29. Born in Baltimore, she was the daughter of William J....
  • Newport Rib Co. celebrates anniversary with charity drive

     Newport Rib Co. celebrates anniversary with charity drive
    Newport Rib Co.'s monthlong anniversary celebration, 30 Days of Charity, netted $36,150 in donations. Throughout November, patrons were asked to allocate 20% of their bill to one of 30 local and national charities. The Wounded Warrior Project and...
  • Study: Can Exercise Weaken A Tumor Or Slow Its Growth?

    Could exercise and mindfulness slow the growth of breast cancer tumors? A study by Yale's medical and public health schools now under way in partnership with the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute aims to answer that question. Researchers at the Breast Center...
  • Breast Cancer Awareness Events In October

    Breast Cancer Awareness Events In October
    Digital Mobile Mammography October and November: Hartford Hospital is providing a digital mobile mammography van around the community and at places of employment. The van is scheduled to visit the following sites: Windsor Senior Center (Oct. 1);...
  • Judie Vivian named to Komen board

    Judie Vivian named to Komen board
    The founder of a Newport Beach paddleboarding event that raises money for breast cancer detection has been named to the Susan G. Komen Orange County board of directors, according to a news release. Judie Vivian will serve on the 2013-14 foundation...
  • WWE, Susan G. Komen team up for Mother's Day

    WWE, Susan G. Komen team up for Mother's Day
    The successful relationship between WWE and Susan G. Komen will continue, as a special Mother's Day campaign has been launched. “Make Mom Proud” is an awareness campaign to support the fight against breast cancer. The TV and digital...
  • Nick Markakis told he won't be allowed to use his pink-label bat on Mother's Day

    Nick Markakis told he won't be allowed to use his pink-label bat on Mother's Day
    MINNEAPOLIS — An annual Major League Baseball undertaking to provide exposure and money to cancer-awareness charities became embroiled in a bit of a controversy Friday, with an Oriole being one of the players inadvertently involved. On Sunday, as...
  • Angelina Jolie among growing number of women choosing mastectomy before cancer

    Angelina Jolie among growing number of women choosing mastectomy before cancer
    Actress Angelina Jolie's decision to have a double mastectomy rather than risk developing breast cancer hit close to home for Melissa DeSantis, a Bel Air mother of three children. As DeSantis read about Jolie's experience, she began to feel a sense of...
  • Barbara Brenner dies at 61; breast cancer research activist

    As a neurological disease robbed Barbara Brenner of her voice, the fiercely outspoken activist still managed to be heard. She corralled technology, speaking through a text-to-voice application on her iPad and blogging about the concerns —...
  • Breast Link program aims to raise awareness at Baltimore City football games

    Breast Link program aims to raise awareness at Baltimore City football games
    The Susan G. Komen-funded Breast Link program at St. Agnes Hospital is raising awareness about breast cancer at upcoming football games in Baltimore City in an initiative called Sports Link, according to a news release. The program will be on hand at...
  • Burb's Eye View: A Pilates studio with a mission of health

    Burb's Eye View: A Pilates studio with a mission of health
    The reformer exercise machines at Janice Cronkhite's Toluca Lake Pilates studio sometimes serve a higher purpose. In 2008, Cronkhite threw some tables on the low machines and displayed a few donated items for a homegrown silent auction. She'd only...