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Debunking Breast Cancer Myths & Misconceptions

There are lots of thoughts on breast cancer but one expert helped debunk some myths and misconceptions.


Charlotte Prescott, Biltmore Hotel Spa Director (Source: CBS4)

Focus on South Florida – Preventing Breast Cancer

Moms, like most women, are such loving caretakers, most often putting everyone else’s needs before their own. This Mother’s Day we spotlight the efforts of one woman, a doctor, who is helping to turn the tables and go on the offensive in the fight against breast cancer. It led her to investigate the world of Ayurvedic medicine. We focus on the latest on these types of treatments that originated in India thousands of years ago.

My TV 33–05/12/2014

Dr. Christine Horner says women need to awaken their warrior goddess to prevent breast cancer.  (Source: CBS4)

Awaken Your Warrior Goddess To Prevent Breast Cancer

They are rituals that are five thousand years old; the healing power of oil, touch and spices. Practices now enlisted into a modern-day war against breast cancer.


Breast Cancer/Mammogram

Doctors: BRCA Gene Increases Chances Of Uterine Tumors

New research being talked about at an annual meeting of doctors in Tampa shows women with a faulty breast cancer gene might face a greater chance of rare but deadly uterine tumors despite having their ovaries removed to lower their main cancer risks.


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Participants Gather At Marlins Park To Make Strides Against Breast Cancer

Breast cancer, according to the Cancer Society, is the most common cancer among American women, except for skin cancers. Saturday, hundreds of teams will walk around Marlins Park with the common goal of helping to find a cure.


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Wasserman Schultz Touts Success Story With ACA

tories of problems with the Affordable Care Act have dominated much of the headlines in recent days, though many of those stories are summarily debunked. But Thursday, Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz highlighted something different with the ACA, a success story.


A woman dangled 22-feet in the air from a bridge in Ft. Lauderdale. (Courtesy: Paige Hampton, Twitter. @Paigeeeee_16)

Woman Dangling From Bridge Will Not Face Charges

The South Florida woman seen dangling from a raised railroad bridge and rescued by firefighters will not face charges as a result of the incident.

CBS Miami–10/23/2013

The 18th annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. October 19, 2013 (Source: CBS4)

Thousands Laced Up Their Shoes At Race For The Cure

The 18th annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure took place in downtown Miami Saturday morning.

CBS Miami–10/19/2013

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S. Fla. Thinks Pink & Readies 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 18th annual Susan G. Komen Miami/Fort Lauderdale Race for the Cure.

CBS Miami–10/16/2013

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Navy Technology May Help Women In Fight Against Breast Cancer

Technology developed 15 years ago for the United States military may now help women in the fight against breast cancer

CBS Miami–10/15/2013



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