breast cancer

New 2017 Breast-Cancer Screenings Laws
Governor Cuomo is stepping up to the plate even more for breast cancer screenings in 2017. Beginning immediately here are some of the important points to note.

Hospitals will have four additional morning, evening or weekend hours each week for screenings beginning this year
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What’s My Breast Cancer Risk?
When breast cancer hit my family, it hit like a ton of bricks. That's not unique to cancer diagnosis at all...but since there was ZERO cancer in my family, breast or any other kind, the news was even more poignant.
If you're lucky like me, you don't have much cancer history in your fam…
That Time I Brought A Selfie Stick to a Mammogram… [VIDEO]
You see lots of things at a doctor's appointment....impatient fiddling, outdated magazines, super awesome 80s-style furniture patterns....
You won't find any of those things at Southtowns Radiology, but if you're there on the day of my mammogram, you may see a 41-year-old carrying a se…
How My Mammogram Saved My Mom’s Life
There's never been any breast cancer -- or any cancer, for that matter -- in my family.
Over the past 10 years, I've had the pleasure of hosting many breast cancer awareness fundraisers, luncheons, walks and races.
Every time I took the stage, I was humbled by the FIGHT the breast cancer sur…
Komen WNY — Join ‘Team Mix 96′
As you may know, breast cancer recently hit my family like a Mac truck....so this year, I'm even more excited (and totally honored!) to have been invited back to host the start/finish line of the Komen Race for the Cure!
Run or walk with Team Mix 96!  J...
See Laura’s New Tattoo For Her Mom [PHOTOS]
Many of you have asked for updates on my mom's recent breast cancer diagnosis.
I'm THRILLED to report she's doing WONDERFULLY and completed her 6 weeks of daily radiation treatments last week.
Much to her chagrin, as promised, I got my tattoo this weekend to commemorate.  (...
Random Facts About Breasts + Breast Health
Over the past few months, I've shared with you some personal experiences I've had with my mammogram as well as a brush with breast cancer (read more here).
While you're making your appointment for your mammography at Southtowns Radiology (you're doing that right now, right...
Listen To Your Body, Listen To Your Gut, Listen To Your Friends
You may have heard during the Celebrity Fix this morning, Rita Wilson recently underwent a double mastectomy after being diagnosed with breast cancer.
Her initial pathology showed no breast cancer...but after speaking with a friend, Rita decided to have a second opinion, which did indeed reveal cance…

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