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Defective Breast Cancer Gene Common In African American Women

Genetics can play a big role in getting cancer. A new study shows a breast cancer causing gene is surprisingly common in African American women with the disease.

06/09/2013

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Music Joins The Ride Across Maryland Fight Against Breast Cancer

In its first 12 years, Dick Gelfman’s Ride Across Maryland has raised nearly $2.5 million in the fight against breast cancer. Saturday’s 13th year brings the ride and something new.

05/31/2013

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Don Scott has Coffee With actress/comedian Molly Shannon. Ron Matz has People Are Talking about The Red Devils 5K race for breast cancer.

05/21/2013

Fiftyshadesofhay

Black-Eyed Susan Day Kicks Off At Pimlico

It’s ladies day at Pimlico, Black-Eyed Susan Day. Over the years, it has become quite a celebration.

05/17/2013

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More Women Expected To Be Proactive Following Angelina Jolie Double Mastectomy

With Angelina Jolie’s very personal decision to undergo a double mastectomy, cancer centers across the U.S. and in Baltimore are expecting to hear from more women who are ready to take their health into their own hands.

05/15/2013

Miss DC

Beauty Queen Makes Drastic Decision After Learning She Has Cancer Gene

A young beauty queen is fearless about her decision to undergo a double mastectomy.

05/06/2013

Ride Across Maryland

Fighting Breast Cancer On The Road: 2013 Ride Across Maryland Will End At Blob’s Park

It’s almost time for Dick Gelfman’s annual Ride Across Maryland. In 12 years the event has raised more than $2 million in the fight breast cancer.

05/03/2013

On Time: March, 17, 2013

In this edition of On Time, Kai Jackson talks to author/ law professor F. Michael Higginbotham and Ride Across Maryland board member David Greenberg.

03/17/2013

Saturday, March 16, 2013

Hundreds run to fight breast cancer. It’s called the Mammojam 5K.

03/16/2013

Mary Corey

Baltimore Sun’s Senior VP And Director Of Content Loses Battle With Breast Cancer

Mary J. Corey, the first woman to hold the top editorial post at The Baltimore Sun, died Tuesday of breast cancer. She was 49.

02/26/2013

(Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images for USO of Metropolitan New York)

Miss DC Falls Short After Raising Cancer Awareness

Miss District of Columbia Allyn Rose has fallen short in her bid to become Miss America, despite successfully conveying a message about breast cancer prevention.

01/12/2013

(Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images for USO of Metropolitan New York)

Miss America Contestant From Md. To Undergo Double Mastectomy

Win or lose Saturday, Miss America contestant Allyn Rose will have conveyed a message about breast cancer prevention using her primary tool as a beauty queen: her body.

01/11/2013

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