October has not always been associated with the color pink. It was only after it was deemed National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in that the pink ribbon became the well-known symbol of breast cancer awareness. Since then, organizations such as the Susan G.
Grantand Today 1 of every 2 women newly diagnosed with breast cancer reaches out to the American Cancer Society for help and support. The donations our team raises will enable investment in groundbreaking breast cancer research, free information and services for women diagnosed with the disease, and access to mammograms for women who need them.
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Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about. Despite the Susan G. Komen Arizona chapter closing down on July 31, other breast cancer awareness, fundraising and support groups will continue. A link has been sent to your friend's email address.
Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about. The non-profit dedicated to breast-cancer research and prevention said financial challenges and lower event participation prompted its decision. A link has been sent to your friend's email address.
Holly Rose had just turned 39 when she read a Facebook post from a longtime friend reminding readers to give themselves a breast self-exam. Yet, after seeing that post, she did perform a self-exam She had two surgeries, four chemotherapy treatments, and six months of radiation.
KGUN 9 and Evening News Anchor Valerie Cavazosare joining the fight against breast cancer because we understand that almost everyone has been touched by breast cancer in some way. We have seen first-hand how the free services and information from the American Cancer Society in Southern Arizona have made a difference in the lives of women in our community who have been stricken with breast cancer. Today 1 of every 2 women newly diagnosed with breast cancer reaches out to the American Cancer Society for help and support.
PhoenixAZStrides cancer. But at the same time, we can all do something about it. Check out the amazing and inspiring photos.
Cooler temperatures, pumpkin flavored food and drinks, Halloween costumes and pink. Lots of pink. Pink everything.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month! Making Strides Against Breast Cancer is a three-mile, non-competitive walk that brings people together to raise awareness about breast cancer; celebrate and honor breast cancer survivors and caregivers; raise critical funds for breast cancer research, prevention and early detection; and provide comprehensive breast cancer information for those affected by breast cancer. Many of us have been affected by this terrible disease. My maternal grandmother lost her fight against breast cancer when I was a young child.