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Reminders That Can Save Your Life | Breast Cancer Awareness Month | Body and Soul
(www.BlackDoctor.org) -- According to a new study, mammogram reminders help keep women on schedule ...


Risk Factors For Black Women | Breast Cancer Awareness Month | Body and Soul
(www.BlackDoctor.org) -- October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which means it’s time to educate...


Today Is National Mammography Day
Oct. 19 is National Mammography Day, the day when women are encouraged to go out and get themselves...


The Journey From Discovery to Recovery: Shondia McFadden-Sabari
Shondia McFadden-Sabari says experiencing breast cancer has made her a better person....


National Mammography Day Is Oct. 21
Learn where to go to receive a free screening....


Nearly Half of Mammograms Give False Results
A recent study found that almost 9 percent of women who get false positives receive biopsies....


Mammograms before 40: Few cancers, many callbacks
Mammograms before 40: Few cancers | many callbacks...


Overtreating earliest cancers — but which ones?
Overtreating earliest cancers — but which ones?...


Cancer Deaths Are Down, But Blacks Still More Likely to Die
Poverty and lack of prevention are to blame....


My Breast Cancer Story: Terena Richardson
How Terena Richardson’s faith helps her accept her breast cancer diagnosis....


Health Hero: I Have Triple-Negative Breast Cancer
For breast cancer blogger Barbra Watson-Riley, even a death sentence won’t stop her from living lif...


Breast Cancer Myths And Facts
Posted Oct. 1, 2008 –Breast Cancer takes a heavy toll on women, and Black women aren’t immune. Thre...


Gabrielle Union’s Breast Cancer Fight Is Personal
Posted Oct. 1, 2008 – When a close girlfriend was diagnosed with advanced breast cancer at age 32, ...


Double Mastectomy Doesn’t Boost Survival for Most
This breast cancer procedure doesn’t save as many lives as once believed....


October Is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
BET goes pink for 31 days....


Study Suggests Mammograms Under 50 if Family Risk
LONDON – Women in their 40s with a moderately high family risk of breast cancer should get ye...


Wanda Sykes Reveals Breast Cancer
The comedienne opens up about illness on Ellen....


Blood Test to Spot Cancer Gets Big Boost From Johnson & Johnson
BOSTON – A blood test so sensitive that it can spot a single cancer cell lurking among a bill...


Commentary: Yes, I Actually Enjoy Mammograms
Awkward? For sure. But I also think they are absolutely necessary....