Susan G. Komen for the Cure

While overall survival rates for the disease are improving, a new study shows a major gap still exists.
They don't always sway the general public, but key people are paying attention.
His top GOP rival for the congressional seat picked a fight with Planned Parenthood over breast cancer screenings.
Veronica (the mom): "Usually when you see a head tattoo, they are someone who is hard core. I think it's pretty cool. I don't
After decades of educating the public about the importance of early detection, the new guidelines are indeed confusing and controversial. In the new guidelines, the recommended age for annual screening mammography was increased from age 40 to age 45 for women "of average risk for breast cancer."
I share this story today as a tribute to Jennifer and as a shout-out to those individuals and organizations supporting the new guidelines for mammography, which propose conducting screening mammography later in life and with less frequency.
The complete lack of accountability on Susan G. Komen's part for who they accept money from. Pink fracking drills anyone?
Beats To Beat Breast Cancer is a music-based event series founded in 2014 by renowned DJ Brian "B-Hen" Henry, created for the purpose of driving awareness and raising money to aid various organizations in their efforts to find a cure.
Last month, when President Obama visited Kenya to participate in the Global Entrepreneurship Summit, he regrettably did not have the opportunity to visit the important region of southern Kenya to see firsthand how economic growth is fueled by partnerships.
I am dying, literally, at my home in Hollywood, of metastatic breast cancer, the only kind of breast cancer that kills. For
I forgot what chemotherapy does to the body other than killing cancer cells.The memories, along with the side effects, have returned. The changes to my digestive system and my thinning hair have spoken loudly that "the cancer's back."
The "cancer club" that I so passionately tried to turn down my membership to is now my place for safety, strength, and encouragement. So how does Pinktober make me feel? It makes me feel honored and loved.
Some might say it is too late to participate but I would counter with that now is the perfect time for you to get involved and be Making A Difference!