Breast Cancer Awareness | NBC Connecticut

A guide to understanding breast cancer prevention and resources for women

Tuesday, Jan 11, 2011 at 02:48 PM EST

Test for Breast Cancer Gene Gives Women Treatment Options

Test for Breast Cancer Gene Gives Women Treatment Options

More women with a family history of breast cancer are taking early action to avoid the disease.

Thursday, Oct 28, 2010 at 04:30 PM EDT

Breast Cancer Awareness

Breast Cancer Awareness

An entire family is stricken with cancer.

Sunday, Oct 21, 2012 at 12:55 PM EDT

Thousands Take Steps to Find a Cure

Thousands Take Steps to Find a Cure

Thousands of people from across Connecticut participate in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk.

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Pilot Critically Injured in Haddam Plane Crash

Pilot Critically Injured in Haddam Plane Crash

One person was critically injured in a plane crash in Haddam Saturday afternoon, according to state police.

People Across Connecticut Help #ClearTheShelters

People Across Connecticut Help #ClearTheShelters

People across the state have been lining up at animal shelters on this nationwide Clear the Shelters Day to bring home a new member on the family.

45K Pets Find Homes Through Clear the Shelters

45K Pets Find Homes Through Clear the Shelters

Tilda the pug terrier mix, Charizard the iguana, Rose the Huskie and more than 20,000 other animals found new homes on Saturday as NBC’s pet adoption drive emptied shelters across the country. More than 45,000...

Memorable Moments From #ClearTheShelters

Memorable Moments From #ClearTheShelters

It was her ears! Mandy Rickman visited an animal shelter in the rural Maryland along the Eastern Shore by chance today. She had just finised grocery shopping when she decided to stop by a shelter to look for a...

Cooling Centers Open

Cooling Centers Open

High heat and humidity are expected in the coming days. The following towns have designated cooling centers for residents in need of an escape from the heat.