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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.

03/24/2014

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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.

11/09/2013

Health Insurance Marketplace ACA

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.

CBS4–10/31/2013

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

A woman who was walking on a railroad bridge over the New River became "stuck" on the bridge when it lifted.  Officials said she was trespassing. October 12, 2013 (Credit: Lisa Hoyt, CBS4 Viewer)

Firefighter Talks About Rescue Of Woman Dangling From Bridge

It’s a frightening place to get stuck, on a railroad bridge. On Saturday, Wanda McGowan was trapped on the Florida East Coast Railroad bridge over the New River in downtown Fort Lauderdale.

CBS Miami–10/14/2013

Cathy McCarthy, Executive Director of the Susan G Komen Miami-Fort Lauderdale Affliate

Focus on South Florida: Race for the Cure

On October 19th, we celebrate the 18th anniversary of the Race in Miami/Ft. Lauderdale and help raise money to find a cure for breast cancer. 

My TV 33–10/06/2013

Miami-Dade County Website goes pink (Source: Miami Dade County Website)

Miami-Dade Goes Pink In October

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Miami-Dade County government is going pink – literally.

CBS Miami–10/01/2013

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