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Latest National Breast Cancer Awareness Month Stories

2013-10-15 23:00:36

Full Sail University has partnered with Hard Rock International in support of Hard Rock's PINKTOBER campaign for breast cancer awareness. Nine female students from Full Sail's game art and computer animation degree programs created a breast cancer awareness themed mixed media art piece that will be on display at the Hard Rock Cafe at Universal CityWalk in Orlando, Fla., throughout the month of October. Winter Park, FL (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Full Sail University has partnered...

2013-10-14 23:24:30

Dr. Steven Hotze presents natural approaches and educational information to help in the breast cancer fight. Houston, TX (PRWEB) October 14, 2013 October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and the familiar pink ribbon begins to appear on many types of consumer goods such as water bottles, food labels and t-shirts. Hotze Health & Wellness Center (HHWC), a world leader in the alternative health care industry, takes a different approach by recognizing October as “Breast Cancer...

2013-10-12 23:03:30

Breast cancer is a major public health issue for all women, including women with disabilities. AAHD is urging women with disabilities to ask themselves one question: When did I have my last clinical breast exam and mammogram - if the answer is I do not remember, then the time ot schedule is NOW! Rockville, MD (PRWEB) October 12, 2013 American Association on Health and Disability (AAHD) calls on Women with Disabilities to Schedule Clinical Breast Exam and Mammogram during Breast Cancer...

2013-10-11 23:20:20

From the roaring wonder of Niagara Falls to the pylons at LAX, METAvivor is moving beyond pink to shine a different light of awareness this October. The needs of the forgotten breast cancer patients, those with metastatic disease, must not be buried beneath a pink ribbon. New York (PRWEB) October 11, 2013 As we are buried beneath a sea of pink for the month of October, be on the lookout for shades of teal and green as Annapolis, Maryland based METAvivor Research and Support seeks to shine...

2013-10-11 23:02:16

During Breast Cancer Awareness Month, The Breast Milagro is sharing information that younger women need to be alert to their risk and remain vigilant about breast health. Bellingham, WA (PRWEB) October 11, 2013 When Sylvia Bencomo of Albuquerque, NM, had her first mammogram at age 35, the radiologist noted an abnormality and recommended a follow-up exam. But six months later, when the mother of two young daughters requested a second mammogram, her concerns were brushed aside. She was told...

2013-10-10 23:26:03

Core Products, proudly manufacturing in the USA, is donating 10% of October sales from its website to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 Core Products International’s mission is to make life more comfortable for those suffering from chronic pain. This month they will support the cause by donating 10% of all online sales made during October to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. More than 75% of the company is women, one of whom is a breast cancer...

2013-10-10 23:21:36

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Tommie Copper will be donating $1.00 for every pink product sold during the month of October to benefit the Young Survival Coalition. Mount Kisco, NY (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 Tommie Copper, the originator of copper-infused compression and performance apparel, will be raising awareness and money for the Young Survival Coalition (YSC), the premier global organization dedicated to the unique issues facing young women diagnosed with breast cancer....


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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