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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