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What Women Need to Know About the Michigan Breast Density Notification Law

Earlier this summer, the Michigan Breast Density Notification Law went into effect.

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services reminds us that all women who undergo mammography in Michigan will receive a letter from the facility where they received their mammogram describing their breast density and mammogram results in order to raise awareness of breast cancer risks.

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Pink Tie Guys Annual Fundraiser to Fight Breast Cancer is Thursday in Grand Rapids

The Pink Tie Guys is an exclusive group of men committed to raising awareness of how breast cancer impacts the total family.

The group meets once per year. This year's meeting is at Reserve Wine & Food in Grand Rapids on Thursday from 6:00 p.m. - Midnight.

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Pink Hues for October Mean Breast Cancer Awareness Month [Infographic]

For American women, breast cancer is the second most common cancer -- second only to skin cancer.

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month to raise the consciousness about the potentially fatal disease that affects about 12 percent of women in the U.S.

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Powerful New Drug Could Be Good News for Patients With Aggressive Breast Cancer

A new drug may extend the life of certain breast cancer patients up to 16 months longer.

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“Bras for a Cause” at Doubletree Hotel in Holland This Friday

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  Programs, speeches, TV and Radio spots, and special events are running to bring more awareness to Breast Cancer.

This Friday, October 4th, the Women's Council of Realtors of Holland, will hold a fundraiser event for the fight against breast cancer.

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Support is Always Available When You’re Going Through a Cancer Journey

Fighting Cancer can be a lonely battle.  So many time you feel as if you are the only one going through "the journey" as they say.  And, you say to yourself, nobody knows how I feel...nobody knows what I'm going through.

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Breast Cancer Screenings – The Latest Advice And Research

Bras Across The Grand is Saturday, October 20.

The event is a celebration of breast cancer survivors, a fundraiser for American Cancer Society, and an opportunity to raise awareness about breast cancer research and prevention.

Read on for the latest advice and research information about breast cancer screenings.

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Nelly Furtado Stars in Rock Ur Pink Breast Cancer Awareness PSA

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. 'The Spirit Indestructible' singer Nelly Furtado is the latest pop star to join the fight against breast cancer by speaking up and lending her voice and her image to the cause.

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32 Year Old Sheila Wright Fighting Breast Cancer
32 Year Old Sheila Wright Fighting Breast Cancer
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Join Me, Kim Carson, For The Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk Saturday!

The Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk happens this Saturday morning at Rosa Parks Circle.  Registration begins at 8am and the walk starts at 9am.  I'll be hosting the walk with Emily Richett from Fox 17 News

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Two New Breast Cancer Drugs Show Great Promise!

The thing about drugs, especially in the early trials, is how safe are they?  What are the potential side effects?  Do the benefits outweigh the risks?  What if you could take a breast cancer drug that would slow the progress of very advanced cases from becoming worse?  It would seem to me that that would be worth the risk. 

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E! Correspondent Giuliana Rancic Reveals She Has Breast Cancer

This girl has just been through so much!  I interviewed her last year when she and her husband Bill Rancic were struggling to conceive a baby.  They went through in vitro and were willing to try just about anything in their desperation for a baby

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Susan G. Koman Walk & Sheila Wright Has A Story Worth Listening To…..

The Susan G. Koman Walk in Tomorrow and Sheila will be walking in it with close to 20 people who love her.  I read about Sheila' Wright's story online at www.supportforsheila.org This woman is fighti

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