breast cancer

Five ways to fight breast cancer

October marks the 25th anniversary of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a time to celebrate survivors, honor those who have died from the disease and remember the continued n ...

Breast cancer survivors treated to makeovers

Cheri Person sat patiently waiting for a stylist to begin working on her hair. Her face had a luminescent glow from the facial and fresh makeup applied earlier on Wednesday mornin ...

5 Questions: Councilwoman fights cancer, for herself and others

The C-word has become a major plague of society. Cancer. But breast cancer survivor Carol Garcia of Roseville decided to make a difference toward another C-word: cure. With the hel ...

Breast cancer ribbons sold at auction

Artist Kate Graves designed her ribbon, which she calls “Reaching New Heights,” to “create positive thoughts and inspire hope.” It’s a sentiment not always easy to achie ...

Six-foot-tall ribbons grace 14 high-profile public sites

Breast cancer surgeon Dr. Ernie Bodai was excited to see the 6-foot-tall ribbon installed outside Kaiser Permanente at the corner of Douglas Boulevard and Rocky Ridge Drive in Rose ...

6-foot-tall ribbons to grace town

Dr. Ernie Bodai looked around the room and made a prediction. If he asked the group of about 90 people to raise their hands if they knew someone who had been diagnosed with breas ...