Photos: News 10 goes pink for breast cancer awareness

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) – Many people at WTHI were wearing pink on Friday.

Wearing pink was an initiative to bring breast cancer awareness to the forefront. 51 more words


Facebook apologises for removing 'offensive' breast cancer awareness video

Facebook has apologised after taking down a Swedish breast cancer awareness video because it contained ‘offensive images’.

It’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month and charities have been promoting ways women can recognise symptoms to help stop the disease in its tracks. 236 more words


Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Roche lists eight signs of breast cancer

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a worldwide annual campaign involving thousands of organizations, to highlight the importance of breast awareness, education and research.

As it is nearly end of October, we want to remind you to stay informed and aware of this disease during whole year, because many women can survive breast cancer if it’s found and treated early. 625 more words


Bowling For Breast Cancer: Senior Women Raise Awareness

CHICAGO (CBS) — A large women’s bowling league, compromised of African American seniors, wear each year pink bowling shirts to raise awareness of breast cancer rates among senior citizens. 205 more words


Local Breast Cancer Survivor Honored By Medieval Times, Surprised By Knights

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Breast cancer survivor Mary Capano, who beat the disease and then spent her life helping others who are battling it, was surprised and honored by Medieval Times knights at her Johns Hopkins office Wednesday. 266 more words


Brake for Breakfast event sets sights on early breast cancer detection

CENTERVILLE, Ohio (WDTN) — The fourth, and final, “Brake for Breakfast” event will take place early Wednesday.

The event happens from 6 a.m-10 a.m. at Miami Valley South Hospital near Wilmington Pike. 93 more words


Pretty in pink: Navy fighter jet painted for Breast Cancer Awareness month

The fight against breast cancer picked up a powerful new ally — a retired US Navy fighter jet. And of course, it’s pink.

A Grumman F9F-8 Cougar, painted a vivid shade of pink called “Heliconia,” has been unveiled on the flight deck of the World War II aircraft carrier USS Lexington, anchored at Corpus Christi, Texas. 397 more words