Breast Cancer

With early detection and treatment, women diagnosed with breast cancer are surviving at increasing rates.  Unfortunately, successful treatment in reproductive-age women often leads to lower fertility…

The 1975 hit song was composed by Minnie and husband Richard Rudolph as a lullaby to their daughter, Maya Rudolph, now actress and comedian, when…

Richard Roundtree best known for his portrayal of private detective John Shaft in the 1971 film Shaft and in its two sequels, Shafts Big Score…

No matter what size breasts a woman has, caring for them is critical to reducing chances of breast cancer and maintaining healthy tissues. Need to know…

Actress Lynn Whitfield is a beautiful, classically trained actress who we’ve seen such films as Madea’s Family Reunion, Thin Line Between Love & Hate and…

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Celebrity fashion designer Barbara Bates has created outfits for numerous red carpet events and celebrities, including Oprah Winfrey, Steve Harvey and Whitney Houston. Her big…

To reduce cancer risks, such as breast cancer, pancreatic cancer, colon cancer and lung cancer, science has already clued us in to a few things…

A recent study suggests that, while many women with breast cancer opt to have both breasts removed, it’s an unnecessary move for the majority of…

Oprah’s recent breast cancer scare serves as a reminder that women need to be vigilant in being screened for breast cancer. READ: Oprah’s Breast Cancer…

African American women are 10% less likely to have been diagnosed with breast cancer, but are almost 40% more likely to die from breast cancer,…