breast cancer

New drugs show rare promise against advanced breast cancer

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Doctors on Wednesday reported unusually good results from tests of two experimental drugs in women with an aggressive form of breast cancer that had spread widely and...Read more

Permanent hair dye and straighteners may be linked to increased risk of breast cancer, according to study

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Women who use permanent hair dye and chemical hair straighteners have a higher risk of developing breast cancer than women who don’t, according to research. Read more

First national study looks at debilitating chemotherapy side effects in black women

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Doctor Bryan Schneider is leading the first national study to better understand the debilitating chemotherapy side effects of neuropathy.Read more


Breast cancer survivors take their battle to the boxing ring in 'Fight Mode'

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A well-known fitness company helps support the group of 25 women.Read more

Check Up 13: Two-time breast cancer survivor shares her new perspective

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"I wish I hadn't waited so long," Pat Chaja said of the mammogram she kept delaying.Read more

Breast cancer survivors work the runway at annual fashion show

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The 25th annual "Stars of Pink Fashion Show" raised money to help people fighting breast cancer.Read more

Former NFL RB DeAngelo Williams covers 500 mammograms in late mom's honor

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The retired football player has sponsored hundreds of breast cancer screenings in several states to honor his mother and aunts he lost to the disease.Read more

Avon man wants to end stigma behind male breast cancer

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Most likely all of us know someone who is battling or has battled breast cancer — a mother, a sister, a daughter. We don't usually think of a father, a brother or a son...Read more

WATCH: 'Stars of Pink' fashion show coming Oct. 12

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Tickets are still available to the "Stars of Pink" fashion show to benefit breast cancer research.Read more


Diagnosed with breast cancer at 30, a wave of support is lifting her up

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While it is recommended that women begin getting mammograms at the age of 40, it is important to recognize that it can happen at an earlier age.Read more

Project Pink Fashion Show supports Komen's mission to end breast cancer

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Eyewitness News anchor Andrea Morehead enjoyed the privilege of judging a fashion show for a good cause Wednesday.Read more