breast cancer

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Karmanos Cancer Institute Studying New Breast Cancer Detection Technology

Doctors are looking for women to take part in the SoftVue ultrasound study.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/27/2015

FILE photo. (credit: Zahra Huber/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Almost 1K Take Part In 2015 Susan G. Komen 3-Day Raising $1.9 Million

More than 950 women and men took part in the walk raising more than $1.9 million for breast cancer research, scientific programs and community-based breast health and education programs.

CBS Detroit–08/09/2015

Rita Wilson & Tom Hanks (Photo by Mike Windle/Getty Images)

Rita Wilson Undergoes Double Mastectomy After Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Actress and singer Rita Wilson announced on Tuesday that she had a double mastectomy after being diagnosed with breast cancer.


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Working On Breast Cancer Book, Photo Journalist Faces Own Diagnosis

After an award-winning Free Press Photo Journalist began working on a book about breast cancer survivors last year she discovered that she herself had breast cancer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/10/2015


New License Plate Launched To Target Breast Cancer

The screening program is available to women in underserved populations.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/06/2014

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Farmington Hills Firefighters Wearing Pink Gloves To Honor Those Fighting Breast Cancer

Firefighters in a Detroit suburb are giving a hand to those who are fighting breast cancer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/05/2014

Welcome cheer for participants in the 3-Day 60 Mile walk. (Credit/SusanGKomen Facebook)

60 Mile Walk For The Cure Raises Millions For Cancer Research

The 2014 Susan G . Komen Michigan 3-Day walk walk raised $2.4 million to fight breast cancer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2014

2014 Komen 3 Day (credit: Bill Szumanski/WWJ)

Survivors And Others Trek 60 Miles Across Metro Detroit For 3-Day Breast Cancer Walk

The Komen 3-Day Walk made its way through Novi on Friday and will end up in Dearborn by Sunday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/15/2014


Study: Light Vs. Dark Could Play Role In Breast Cancer Teatments

Researchers found high melatonin levels at night put breast cancer cells to sleep, by stopping their growth and making them vulnerable to tamoxifen.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/25/2014


Thousands Fill Detroit’s Chene Park For ‘Komen Race For The Cure’

A sea of pink filled the streets around Detroit’s Chene Park Saturday morning, all in the name of helping defeat breast cancer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/08/2014