Black women in the U. To address the unacceptable disparity in breast cancer mortality rates, Susan G. Black women are more likely to be diagnosed with breast cancer younger, at later stages and with more aggressive forms of the disease, limiting treatment options.
When Felicia Mahone was 27, she felt her breast and found a mass. Breast cancer had killed nearly all the women in her family—her mother, two aunts and two cousins. Her doctor, though, downplayed the lump, assuring her everything would be all right.
Actress and breast cancer survivor Vanessa Bell Calloway lends her voice to public service announcements. Actress and breast cancer survivor Vanessa Bell Calloway knows how important it is to get the word out about breast health. Now Calloway has teamed up with the Susan G.
For 20 years of my life, I avoided contact with my private parts unless absolutely necessary. In college, graphic sex jokes flew around me, as they often do on campuses. I refused to wear tight or revealing clothing because I feared someone would notice my body and—even worse—comment on it. I accepted this as a personality quirk, maybe even a flaw.
Actress and breast cancer survivor Vanessa Bell Calloway lends her voice to public service announcements. Actress and breast cancer survivor Vanessa Bell Calloway knows how important it is to get the word out about breast health. Inshe shared her story of survival on Ebony.
Can being hit in the breast cause cancer? Do deodorants raise your risk? Is there a link between breast cancer and bras?
Many of the expats on FB ask about the breastfeeding culture here in Budapest. Lets just say Hungarians love babies, I mean really loves babies. I've been approached by grumpy old men, young people full of tatoos, and even young kids who go goo-goo gaga over babies.
When I first met Carla in my Brooklyn clinic, she was a lanky, year-old black mother with HIV and diabetes who was seeking help for cocaine addiction. It was her sweet smile and humility. Thank you.