breast cancer

October is known as breast cancer awareness month. As studies continue to figure out how to fight the disease. We’ve lost greats like Minnie Riperton,  Roxy Roker, Nina Simone, and Diahann Carroll and more. The month of  October is an international health campaign created by major charities, which increases a focused awareness of the disease […]

The 47-year-old Lewis revealed her diagnosis on Instagram on Thursday (October 1), saying she's been fighting breast cancer for almost two years.

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, it’s an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease. Breast cancer is one of the leading health crises for women in the United States. 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime. Raleigh Radiology is offering FREE Mammograms on Friday, October 20 to […]

Breast cancer rates among African-American women under the age of 35 are two times higher than White women under age 35.

  10/14/16- Jacque Reid goes Inside Her Story with Carla Youngblood, a breast cancer survivor and a comedian. “I had a pain in my chest and for the most part breast cancer isn’t painful. I would lay down and I would say it was heart burn, but after a few days of that, I went ahead and went to […]

Jacque Reid talks to Dr. Sheri Prentiss, a board certified occupational and environmental medicine physician and breast cancer survivor. She’s also the national spokesperson for the Susan…

Breast cancer has been in the news a lot lately…both because of Breast Cancer Awareness Month and because there have been conflicting reports this week about the age to start getting mammograms. We chatted with Dr. Barbara Dull of Rex Breast Care Specialists to discuss the myths about breast cancer, genetic testing, early detection and […]

According to researchers, denser breasts make it harder to detect cancer in a mammogram because non-cancerous fatty cells could show up as white on a mammogram, the same as cancerous fatty cells.

Judge Glenda Hatchett is returning to television this fall!  The Verdict is Judge Hatchett’s second show, following her Emmy-award winning hit Judge Hatchett which aired from 2000-09 . She also talked about…

Now this is awesome news. Scientists have discovered something that could save a lot of lives. Listen to the audio player to hear what could…