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Cancer Resources and Awareness

Unfortunately the reality of our world is that most people know at least one person (whether it be a friend, family member, or themselves) that have been through a battle with cancer.   271 more words

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No More Excuses: Schedule Your Mammogram

Here are some of the top excuses women give for not getting a mammogram and reasons why these excuses just don’t work:

Baptist Health

Here's Why Some of Chicago's Bridges Have Been Pink Lately!

If you crossed over wither the LaSalle or Clark Street Bridges, you probably noticed that they were covered in pink lights earlier this week.

Well, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, so this was to honor that and raise awareness as well! 20 more words

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SGMH Holds 3rd Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Walk

Come one, come all! Get your “PINK” and your walking shoes on and join the Wellness Is Now group for San Gorgonio Memorial Hospital’s 3rd Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Walk Around the Block! 40 more words

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Viral Video: Paula Abdul's "Check Yourself"

Paula Abdul sings about the importance of mammograms.

Paula Abdul is back with a new jam. But this one doesn’t teach you to be STRAIGHT UP or that OPPOSITES ATTRACT. 54 more words

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A reminder to women to schedule yearly breast cancer screenings

MASON CITY, Iowa – Breast cancer is a most common cancer diagnosed in women, yet less than 40% of women in our area are actually receiving a yearly mammogram. 166 more words

Iowa

Boardman woman stresses importance of mammograms

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) –  National guidelines recommend women start getting mammograms at age 40.

Diane Playforth of Boardman is 55 years old and gets routine screenings every year.  374 more words

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