Detecting Breast Cancer EarlierNew technology is offering new hope to some women with breast cancer. It's a type of mammography that can provide earlier diagnosis, and that has the potential to save lives.
Docs Warn Of Complications From Cheap International Breast Implants Every year, thousands of women fly from South Florida, out of the country, especially to South America, to get a boob job. They take the trip because the surgery is significantly cheaper outside the United States.
3-D Breast Imaging Comes To South FloridaMammography has gone hi-tech. Just like movies and televisions can be seen in 3D, so too can breast exams. For now, CBS4's Cynthia Demos tells us there's only one place in all of South Florida to get a 3-D mammogram.
Stylists Adding A Touch Of Pink To Hair StylesFor most people, heading to the salon and walking out with some pink in your hair might be a nightmare. But for some hair stylists, they are adding a touch of pink to everyone’s lives by donating their time to help raise awareness for breast cancer.
Mammogram Parties Cure Breast Screening FearsIf 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
A Sister's Story: Beating Breast CancerCBS4 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.
Gov't. Hopes To Empower Women To BreastfeedBringing home a newborn is a joyous, but challenging time in a parent’s life. Everything is new and could be a bit overwhelming, but when it comes to providing them with the very best, that should be easy. The very best could come from mom herself.
Pills Show Promise In Preventing Breast CancerMillions of women at higher-than-usual risk of breast cancer have a new option for preventing the disease. Pfizer Inc.'s Aromasin cut the risk of developing breast cancer by more than half, without the side effects that have curbed enthusiasm for other prevention drugs, a major study found.
Family Tree Holds Hope For Cancer PatientsWhen you think about family trees, you likely think about where our ancestors came from; their names; and the language they spoke. But there's information in our family trees that could save our lives.