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Two-Time Cancer Survivor Lost A Leg But Not Her Desire To Compete

With every swing and hit, Adrienne Slaughter is one step closer to her dream of returning to the tennis court to compete.

10/03/2014

Stephanie Deagle volunteers her time to help cancer patients stay on the "Road to Recovery." (credit: CBS)

‘Road To Recovery’ Gives Cancer Patients A Lift, Literally

While the program is free you could say it is invaluable to the driver and the passenger.

09/26/2014

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UCLA Tests New Device That May Save Patient’s Hair During Chemotherapy

For many cancer patients, losing hair during chemotherapy can be especially hard during an already tough time. A new cap is being tested on breast cancer patients at UCLA Medical Center and it may save their hair.

03/18/2014

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Actress Marlee Matlin, Lakers’ Jordan Hill Joins Thousands In ‘Race For The Cure’

Academy Award-winning actress Marlee Matlin and LA Lakers’ Jordan Hill joined thousands of others Saturday at the 18th Annual Susan G. Komen L.A. County Race for the Cure®.

03/01/2014

The group Quattro hopes their "Good Day" will lead to better times ahead for those battling breast cancer. (credit: CBS)

Music Group Hopes Their Song Will Hit All The Right Notes For Race For The Cure

“It’s a song about getting through the struggles of life and about looking on the positive side of things,” says Kevin Clayton, Quattro’s manager.

02/27/2014

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Woman Touts WeHo Clinic That Helped Her Through Breast Cancer Battle

A 62-year-old woman is touting how a West Hollywood clinic, which aids low-income residents and those who are uninsured, helped her battle breast cancer.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/26/2014

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Woman Shares Breast Cancer Battle In YouTube Video Diary

A Culver City woman shared her battle with breast cancer in a video diary she posted on YouTube.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/25/2014

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City Of Hope Program Educates African-American Women About Breast Cancer

A campaign is underway at City of Hope hospital in Duarte to educate African-American women about the risks of breast cancer.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/11/2014

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Women Turn Bras Into Art To Raise Money For Cancer Support Program

Two women turned bras into works of art to inspire and raise money for a local cancer support program.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/26/2013

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Technology Developed For Navy May Help Women In Fight Against Breast Cancer

Technology developed 15 years ago for the United States military may now help women in the fight against breast cancer.

09/24/2013

A walk in Costa Mesa in October hopes to bring in a lot of money to fight breast cancer. (cancer.org)

American Cancer Society Honors CBS2

CBS2 was honored Wednesday morning by the American Cancer Society.

08/14/2013

US actress and humanitarian campaigner Angelina Jolie poses as she arrives for the UK premiere of her US actor and fiancé Brad Pitt's latest film "World War Z" in Leicester Square in central London on June 2, 2013. (credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images)

Jolie Attends Premiere Weeks After Mastectomy Announcement

Academy Award-winning actress Angelina Jolie Sunday appeared at a red carpet event just weeks after announcing she had a preventive double mastectomy back in February.

06/02/2013

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Angelina Jolie’s Aunt Dies From Breast Cancer

Less than two weeks after Angelina Jolie revealed she’d had a double mastectomy to avoid breast cancer, her aunt died from the disease Sunday.

05/26/2013

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Angelina Jolie’s Double Mastectomy: Q&A

Mutations in certain genes raise the risk of breast cancer by as much as 80 percent, experts say.

05/17/2013

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Celebrities Applaud Angelina Jolie For Encouraging Cancer Dialogue, Testing

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Angelina Jolie’s revelation she underwent a preventative double mastectomy after testing positive for the breast cancer gene is being met with a wave of support in Hollywood. The 37-year-old actress, in […]

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/14/2013