breast cancer awareness month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. There are many ways to show your support and raise awareness. Here are 8 of them.

Anita B. Moye is not only a cancer survivor, she’s an inspiration to other people grappling with the disease.  27,000 African American women will be diagnosed with Breast Cancer this year.  Every 12 minutes a woman dies from breast cancer. So Moye, a motivator on the front lines of fighting cancer, shares her journey in […]

Thousands of women (and men) are banding together to share their stories and fight to find a cure for breast cancer. With October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month, social media activists have sought to maintain a culture of awareness for the better -- and sometimes the worse.

Breast Cancer Awareness, research and early detection are all very important to me. Losing my mother last year due to this disease has undoubtedly changed my…

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an opportunity to increase awareness of the disease and remind people of the importance of early detection. Breast cancer is the second most common kind of cancer in women. About 1 in 8 women born today in the United States will get breast cancer at some point. Help spread […]

OgilvyOne Athens has designed a Tweeting Bra–a bra that is laced in social media (pun intended) that tweets each time it is unclasped as part…

Breast cancer screenings help detect breast cancer in its earliest, most treatable stage. More than nine out of 10 women who detect breast cancer early…

via UrbanHouseCall.com Mammograms are available for uninsured or underinsured in the Komen Charlotte Service Area. Individuals who are un/underinsured may qualify for a free mammogram made possible by community grants provided by Susan G. Komen Charlotte. The Komen Charlotte 13-county service area includes: Anson, Cabarrus, Cleveland, Gaston, Iredell, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Richmond, Rowan, Stanly and […]