national breast cancer awareness month Archives

Technology cuts breast cancer treatment from weeks to minutes


At 77 years old, Arleen Kraynak decided that she didn’t need mammograms anymore. She figured it would be a waste of time because she had 35 annual mammograms and there was never a problem. But she began feeling guilty and had her annual screening mammogram. She’s glad she did. This time, her mammogram showed a… Read More →

Stella Bella: Battling Cancer, One Eye Shadow At A Time

Stella Bella, Kristen Provvidenti's Makeup Line
by in Executive Lifestyle | Small Biz

Kristin Provvidenti has come a long way since 2005. That year, her mother passed away from liver cancer. Just a few years later, Provvidenti began the battle with cancer herself. While going through chemotherapy and radiation for breast cancer, Provvidenti experienced a common side effect from the treatments – extremely sensitive skin. The sensitive skin… Read More →

Breast Cancer Awareness Month – Events In Phoenix

Phoenix Breast Cancer Awareness Events
by in Blogs | Events | Healthcare

October has not always been associated with the color pink. It was only after it was deemed National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in 1985 that the pink ribbon became the well-known symbol of breast cancer awareness. Since then, organizations such as the Susan G. Komen Foundation and the Breast Cancer Research Foundation have been raising… Read More →