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Breast Cancer Awareness

It’s a busy month. My private practice business (Ignite, LLC) has partnered with another local company, Chacha’s Boutique to make these handmade …

The PinkSploitation of Breast Cancer Awareness Month

It's National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and everything in sight is shaded pink. But that doesn't mean buying it helps breast cancer research.<p>It …

Webinar Wednesday | September 24: Progress Towards a Cure for Breast Cancer

Join <b>Susan G. Komen®</b> and <b>Susan G. Komen St. Louis</b> as we kick off <b>National Breast Cancer Awareness Month</b> with the first of several informative webinars …

Conversations for the Cure: Helping to empower, educate women about breast cancer

MILWAUKEE (WITI) -- Cancer is a word no one wants to hear from their doctor. But many loved ones of Amberlea Childs have received this difficult …

The Big Business of Breast Cancer

Some $6 billion a year is committed to breast cancer research and awareness campaigns. Is it any wonder that the disease has become a gold mine for pink profiteers and old-fashioned hucksters?<p>Aside from the slow-rolling hot dogs at concession stands and the sideline billboards for Hubba Bubba …

Breast Cancer Prevention Methods

Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women aside from lung cancer. It is estimated that one in every eight women will develop …

Cancer

Oregon Football Pays Tribute to Breast Cancer Awareness with Pink Uniforms

Link to Media<p>The Oregon Ducks will wear a pink-themed uniform combo Saturday vs. Washington State to honor National Breast Cancer Awareness month.<p>The look includes a pink helmet, cleats, socks and gloves in combination with a black uniform. The gloves read "Nike" on them.<p>Link to Media<p>Link to …

College Football

Facebook 'Removes Image Of Breast Cancer Survivor's Double Mastectomy Tattoo Over Nudity Violation' (PICTURE)

An image of a tattoo on the chest of a breast cancer survivor is going viral on Facebook - because the social networking giant apparently kept …

For Breast Cancer, Aggressive Treatment Does Not Mean Better Treatment - The Atlantic

Television reporter Amy Robach underwent a double mastectomy last week following an on-air screening mammogram last month as part of <i>Good Morning America</i>’s breast cancer awareness campaign.<p>Although initially her public mammogram was aimed to simply increase breast cancer screening awareness, her …

Estée Lauder’s New Weapons for Fighting Breast Cancer

Estée Lauder is boosting their annual Breast Cancer Awareness campaign to new territory for 2014, according to The New York Times.<p>Every October, …

Light gold for Cole, and illuminate the need to beat childhood cancer

My son Cole died two and a half years ago from neuroblastoma, a common childhood cancer, after suffering through multiple surgeries, chemotherapy injections and painful radiation therapy.<p>These treatments (while standard for this type of cancer) were so barbaric and horrifying I would not wish them …

PHOTOS: Miller Park 'Pink Out' for breast cancer awareness, research

Miller Park, home of the Brewers, had a "Pink Out" on Saturday evening to help raise awareness and money for breast cancer research.<p>On Mother's Day …

Cancer

Casey Anthony Sued For $3 Billion: Naomi Riches Claims 'Tot Mom' Threatened To Kill Her: Report

A Pennsylvania woman filed a$3 billion lawsuit against Casey Anthony, claiming that Anthony threatened to kill her, RadarOnline.com reports.<p>In the lawsuit, Naomi Riches alleged that Anthony "is an Illuminati actress" who made threats to kill her and who caused her "severe psychological damage." She …

DEA, LAPD raid marijuana dispensaries, Beverly Hills homes

Drug enforcement agents raided and shut down several marijuana dispensaries Tuesday, the first move in what authorities say is a case they are building against a Los Angeles man.<p>About 11 a.m., agents with the Drug Enforcement Administration with the help of Los Angeles police raided the Black Rose …

Cannabis

New York's stop-and-frisk trial comes to a close with landmark ruling

A federal judge's ruling that the New York City police department has for years turned a blind eye to widespread constitutional rights violations was hardly a surprise to those who have closely tracked the legal challenges to the NYPD's stop-and-frisk regime.<p>Stop-and-frisk as implemented by the …

New York charges dozens of ex-police officers in disability scam

One hundred and six retired New York police officers and firefighters have been charged for their involvement in a massive disability scam.<p>Some of the suspects are said to have received social security payments after falsely claiming to have been traumatised by the September 11 terrorist …

Police: Body Found Believed to Be Man Who Fell Almost 2,000 Feet from Small Plane Off Fla. Coast

<i>Story by the Associated Press; curated by Dave Urbanski</i><p>MIAMI (AP) — Miami-Dade police said Saturday they believe they’ve found the body of the Florida man who fell almost 2,000 feet from a small plane just after takeoff.<p>“Even though we presume that the body found is that of Gerardo Nales, …

Colorado Brothers, Father Accused of Committing Flurry of Bank Robberies

Two Colorado brothers and their father are facing multiple robbery charges following a flurry of heists that left authorities wondering who the …