breast cancer awareness month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month May Be Over, But Breast Cancer Isn’t

Breast Cancer. It’s a word most of us don’t spend too much time pondering about. After all, we are busy college students with plenty of other things on our minds and problems to address. Problems that seem significant or monumental as they occur in our little bubble world of college.

Nov 8, 2010

Previving Breast Cancer: Q&A with Maureen Dolan-Galaviz

On January 11, 2011, Claudia Gilmore will undergo a preventative double mastectomy with reconstruction. The 23-year old does not have breast cancer, but has a genetic mutation that makes her more likely to develop cancerous cells in the future. She began writing a blog about life with the mutation several months ago.

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Oct 19, 2010

Oct 15, 2010

Weekly Wrap Up: Mending My Broken Heart

I’m probably not the only one, but this week practically landed me in the hospital. Diagnosis: Heartbreak. Courteney Cox and David Arquette. Christina Aguilera and Jordan Bratman. Perez Hilton and vicious gossip. Who didn’t break up!?

Oct 15, 2010

Shopping Pink: Cuteness for a Cause

There is no shortage the pink goodness to go around this month - it seems like everyone's getting in on the fun (including the NFL!). The best thing about it (besides the fact that every dollar spent helps find a cure, of course) is that a lot of stuff we'd buy anyway is going pink, so it's never been easier to contribute to the cause.

Oct 13, 2010

Breast Cancer Isn’t an “Older Woman’s” Disease

I was your typical college sophomore. I was active on campus, had a great group of friends, and kept myself busy with schoolwork. I was enjoying my time at The College of New Jersey, and felt truly blessed with an amazing life.

Oct 4, 2010

It’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month – Let’s Talk About Boobs

Contrary to what all those fashion mags tell you, earth tones and jewel tones are not the color right now. No, maam. It's October and the it color is pink!

Oct 5, 2009

Shopping For Lives: Breast Cancer Awareness

You already know that it’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month. What you might not know is that retailers around the country are releasing special Pink Ribbon merchandise to commemorate the occasion. Buy any of these awesome products, and a portion of the price gets donated to breast cancer research.

Oct 3, 2009

From StyleHive: Breast Cancer Awareness Goes Chic

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, but this is an issue that should be brought to light at all times. In an effort to spread the word, designers have been coming out with some simple and flattering t-shirt designs that can be worn way past the month of October to remind all of us of this worthy cause.

Oct 2, 2009

It’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Let’s Talk Boobs

As a kid, there were a lot of things I was looking forward to having once I became a “grown-up” -- a boyfriend, my period (I don't know why I was looking forward to that, but I was), and getting my very own set of beautiful breasts. Not only would their arrival mean I was turning into a woman, but I felt like they would make clothes look that much better.