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Managing Your Career Through Breast Cancer

Navigate your job and income on your own terms

You need to know what you can expect physically and psychologically so you can be…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Fewer Mammograms? How American Cancer Society Decision Could Affect Black Women

Some organizations say new guidelines could be dangerous

The American Cancer Society recently shifted recommendations on breast cancer screenings, but some experts say…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Alarming Facts About African American Women and Breast Cancer

Did you know breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death among black women?

Breast cancer awareness facts, tips, and resources.

By Kandia Johnson

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4 Vital Tips on Cancer Prevention

Dr. Tia D. Olds details ways to live healthy

Dr. Tia D. Olds shares some facts and tips about cancer as well as preventive…

By Yvelette Stines

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Q & A With Carolina Panthers’ DeAngelo Williams

The football player shares his efforts to spotlight metastatic breast cancer.

Black Enterprise spoke with the football player to learn more about his efforts to educate…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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Carolina Panthers’ DeAngelo Pays Homage to Mother, Advocates for Breast Cancer Awareness

Running back wears pink hair and toe-nail polish

Carolina Panthers’ DeAngelo Williams dyed his hair pink and painted his toenails to honor his…

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Black Women More Likely to Die From Breast Cancer

40 percent more likely to die from the disease than any other racial or ethnic group

Are you or anyone you know affected by breast cancer?

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Harlem Ladies Don Pink Tresses for Breast Cancer Awareness

Awareness pink instead of Barbie pink

Harlem is known for its abundance of hair salons.

By Demetria Irwin

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Black Women who Have Been Affected by Cancer

As this is Breast Cancer Awareness month, here are some women who were diagnosed with the sickness

As this is Breast Cancer Awareness month, here are some women who were diagnosed with…

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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9 Things You Should Know About Mammograms

Get informed for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Get informed for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

By Sasha King

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Financial Aid Programs for Breast Cancer Patients

Defray crippling costs with these programs

“Just yesterday a woman was telling me her house was in foreclosure because of the…

By Sheryl Nance-Nash

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Backtalk with Lalah Hathaway

Contemporary R&B vocalist Lalah Hathaway has created a catalog of music that spans more than…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Dr. Gause's mother, Dr. Suzette Sines, is also a dentist and traveled with him to organize the group of Haitian medical and dental students, as well as pediatricians and dentists, to screen 300 students.

Looking Back and Giving Back: How Entrepreneurs Use Profitable Skills for Philanthropy

Three professionals who use their talents to help communities

These professionals are using their talents and skills not just for profit but to give…

By Janell Hazelwood

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SNL’s Former Musical Director Breaks Out on Her OWN

Two-time Emmy winner and cancer survivor Katreese Barnes serves as musical director for The Rosie Show

Winning two Emmy Awards for her Justin Timberlake sketches on Saturday Night Live, Katreese Barnes…

By Benè Viera

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This Week on Our World: Hollywood Star Blair Underwood

Also: the relationship between gays in America and the Black community; how a father and daughter each beat breast cancer.

This week on Our World with Black Enterprise, host Marc Lamont Hill sits down with…

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Breast Cancer Survivors

A fathers diagnosis helps spare his daughters life and together they learn how knowing their familys medical history would save others

Arnaldo Silva gave his daughter Vanessa the gift of life twice, the second time by…

By Dale Coachman

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