Three S. Fla. Women Transformed In Ultimate Makeover Contest

The Ultimate Makeovers Contest in Broward County has changed lives. A group of doctors and stylists came together to offer free surgery to people who otherwise couldn’t afford it. CBS4’s Cynthia Demos got to tell the woman who won and see the makeover through.



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.



More Women Turn To Egg Freezing While Undergoing Chemo

While doctors are not able to tell if chemotherapy will hinder a woman’s chances of conceiving, many are not leaving it to chance and freezing their eggs.



Komen: Surviving Both Cancer & Heart Problems

In the fight against cancer, sometimes one medical treatment can lead to other medical problems.


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N4N: T-Shirts Offering Hope For Children With Cancer

Ron Jon Surf Shop has everything you need for summer fun – surf boards, sandals, and tee shirts. But one tee shirt displayed at the very front of the store benefits a special cause when you buy it.


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Komen For The Cure: Conceiving After Chemotherapy

A breast cancer diagnosis is heartbreaking enough, but for a young woman still building her family, that diagnosis can shatter dreams of a house full of kids.



Device May Spare Hair Of Cancer Patients

For many cancer patients, especially women, losing your hair during treatment can be devastating. However, there’s a clinical trial underway for a device that may spare the hair.



Komen For The Cure: Targeted Therapy

For decades doctors have used chemotherapy to treat breast cancer, but patients are miserable.

CBS Miami–04/22/2011


Miami School Comes Together To Help Classmate In Need

As a former cheerleader, Melanie Garcia is used to cheering on her school’s teams, but now her school mates are cheering for her.


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Cancer Stricken Mother Looks To Community For Help

Melissa Aztiazarainis a stay at home mom. Her husband Martin is a stay at home dad, because within the past year and a half, both lost their jobs.