Free Breast Cancer Screenings Offered For Uninsured WomenThe YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles and a medical imaging company kicked off a six-week effort Friday offering free breast cancer mammography screenings for uninsured women.
Breast Cancer Awareness Month: 'The Standard Mammogram Is Missing 50% Of Breast Cancer Diagnoses'October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and here are a few tips from an expert for women of all ages to keep in mind.
Actress Kelly Preston Dies At 57 After Breast Cancer BattleActress Kelly Preston has died at 57 after a two-year battle with breast cancer.
Susan G. Komen 'More Than Pink Walk' Hits The Streets Of LA75 percent of the funds from the walk stay here locally, according to Komen LA. County. The remaining 25 percent funds national research.
HGTV Host, Comedian Suzanne Whang Dies From Cancer At Age 56Television host, actress and comedian Suzanne Whang died Tuesday in her Los Angeles home after a long battle with breast cancer.
Inglewood Facility Aims To Make Breast Cancer Diagnosis Accessible To Black Women, Who Are At Greater Risk Of Dying From DiseaseWhile the general population has a 90 percent survival rate for breast cancer, it drops to 75 percent for black women.
Actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus Announces Breast Cancer DiagnosisThe diagnosis apparently comes just days after her sixth consecutive Emmy award for her work on the HBO comedy series, "Veep."
Whittier Woman Serves As Surrogate Of Twins For Sister Who Had CancerThe twins were born on Tuesday at PIH Health hospital in Whittier.
Breast Cancer Patient Says She Was 'Violated' During Body Cavity Search At LAXA New York satellite radio personality and breast cancer patient says she was “violated” during a body cavity search at Los Angeles International Airport.
Gene Tests Can Help Some Breast Cancer Patients Avoid Chemotherapy, Study SaysSome breast cancer patients could avoid undergoing chemotherapy treatment by taking a test that determines the risk of their cancer recurring based on genetic factors, a study has found.
Breast Density Helps Determine When To Get Mammograms, Study SaysRecent recommendations about how often to get a mammogram have created confusion. Now, a study has concluded individual factors, like breast density and family history, should determine how often women get mammograms.
Pasadena Yoga Studio Helps Cancer Patients HealEvery Wednesday at the Yoga House in Pasadena, something special happens - friendships are made; bodies are healed and minds put to rest.
2 USC Professors Teaching Together Diagnosed With Cancer At Same TimeProfessors Judy Muller and Alison Trope have been diagnosed with breast cancer.
Her Pink Nose Has Helped Raise A Lot Of Green For Breast Cancer AwarenessJuliana Figueiredo turned her own battle with breast cancer into inspiration for others.
'Angelina Effect': Jolie's Double Mastectomy Continues To Give Women StrengthTwo years after Angelina Jolie shared her decision to have a preventive double mastectomy, her story continues to help others with early detection and treatment for cancer.