TV Food Star Sandra Lee Says She Has Breast CancerFood Network television star Sandra Lee announced Tuesday that she has been diagnosed with breast cancer and will soon undergo a double mastectomy.
Rita Wilson Undergoes Double Mastectomy After Breast Cancer DiagnosisActress and singer Rita Wilson announced on Tuesday that she had a double mastectomy after being diagnosed with breast cancer.
Angelina Jolie Had More Surgery To Reduce Cancer RiskOscar-winning actress Angelina Jolie revealed Tuesday that she has undergone more preventive surgery, having her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed in hopes of reducing her risk of cancer.
Sylvester’s Ovarian Cancer Early Detection Clinic Helps Patients Gain Upper HandWhen 41-year-old Ivanna Vidal learned in 2013 that she carried the mutation for the BRCA2 gene, she knew she had an increased risk for developing breast and ovarian cancer. She had herself tested because of her family’s extensive breast cancer history.
Focus on South Florida: Project CARE Project CARE is a breast cancer wellness program designed specifically for black women who have breast cancer. The goal of the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine's research program is "cope, adapt, renew and empower", which is what "CARE" stands for. Project CARE is the first project of its kind to be funded by the National Institutes of Health. We focus on how the program works and why it is so successful.
Focus on South Florida: Flock the BlockKeeping women's health issues front and center is important all year round, but particularly in October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The mission of the Lisa Boccard Breast Cancer Fund is to provide money for care that might otherwise be unattainable for women to get screened, and if necessary, treated. We focus on the organization, what it does, and its awareness event “Flock the Block”.
Thousands Lace Up To "Race For The Cure" Downtown Miami was a sea of pink Saturday morning for the 19th annual Susan G. Komen "Race for the Cure."
Thousands To Take Part In Saturday's "Race For The Cure"Downtown Miami will be a sea of pink Saturday morning for the 19th annual Susan G. Komen "Race for the Cure."
Focus On Suth Florida: October Is Breast Cancer Awareness MonthOctober is Breast Cancer Awareness Month And CBS4 is a sponsor of the Komen Race for the Cure.We will talk about the race, as well as about the work Komen is doing. We also talk to the Executive Director for Susan G. Komen South Florida, Cathy McCarthy and Beth Armstrong – Breast Cancer Survivor and a member of Team FPL Turkey Point in this year’s race.
Miami Heat Goes Pink, Announces Free Scrimmage Game Miami Heat fans get ready to put on your red, white and – pink.
Debunking Breast Cancer Myths & Misconceptions There are lots of thoughts on breast cancer but one expert helped debunk some myths and misconceptions.
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.
Awaken Your Warrior Goddess To Prevent Breast CancerThey 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.
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.
Participants Gather At Marlins Park To Make Strides Against Breast CancerBreast 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.