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S. Fla. Ready To Race For The Cure

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and that means it’s time for South Floridians to lace up their walking and running shoes for the 16th annual Susan G. Komen Miami/Fort Lauderdale Race for the Cure.

CBS4–10/14/2011

(L-R) Executive Producer and Director Jennifer Aniston, Director Alicia Keys and Director Demi Moore attend the premiere of Lifetime's Five, from Jennifer Aniston, Demi Moore, Alicia Keys at Skylight Soho on September 26, 2011 in New York City.  (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for Lifetime)

Celebrities Push For Increased Breast Cancer Awareness

Breast cancer, like any other disease, can happen to anyone and celebrities are certainly not immune. Many stars of the big and small screen have come together to push for increased breast cancer awareness.

CBS4–10/13/2011

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Fins Coach Tony Sparano’s Family Touched By Breast Cancer

Fighting breast cancer is a family affair for Jeanette Sparano, the wife of Miami Dolphins Head Coach, Tony Sparano. She tells CBS4 News Anchor Shannon Hori what she’s doing for the family members and friends who get the dreaded diagnosis.

CBS4–10/11/2011

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Broward Health Unveils Mammo-palooza Madness

Mammo-palooza has returned to South Florida in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

CBS4–10/10/2011

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Florida Congresswoman Conquers Breast Cancer

The head of the Democratic National Party leads a very public life, but has privately battled a terrible disease. Florida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz opens up about surviving breast cancer.

CBS4–10/06/2011

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Mammogram Parties Cure Breast Screening Fears

If you are afraid to get a mammogram, but love to go to a party, then it might be time to have a mammogram party! The idea is to gather your friends and have fun getting the necessary breast cancer screening

CBS4–10/05/2011

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A Sister’s Story: Beating Breast Cancer

CBS4 News Anchor Eliott Rodriguez tells the story of his sister Arleen, a fragile little girl who became a strong fighter when confronted with breast cancer after the birth of her first child.

CBS4–10/03/2011

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Komen: New Guidelines For Cancer Radiation Therapy

Radiation therapy uses high energy x-rays to kill cancer cells. Shortened therapies allow radiation in a reduced amount of time, but new guidelines indicate that those treatments may not be suitable for everyone.

CBS4–10/03/2011

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Freedom Tower Goes Pink For A Great Cause

A special event was held Friday night to help kickoff Breast Cancer Awareness month.

CBS4–09/30/2011

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