October is the month designated for three big national causes

Ebony Scott
October 6, 2017

COATESVILLE October is the time to add pink into your fall fashion. Khupe, the founder of the Thokozani Khupe Cancer Foundation, urged women to go for breast cancer testing to ensure early detection against the leading cause of cancer deaths among women across the world.

LeToy Hannah's successful battle against ovarian cancer has inspired her to help others fight against the silent killer through her own foundation, 7/11 Discovery To Recovery. Since its inception, 10 million walkers have collected more than $600 million, and previous year, almost 5,000 North Texas walkers raised more than $300,000.

Says Steve Salazar of Lexi's mom Alexis: "Her main concern was her baby girl and taking care of her". Denmark will be holding a blood donation event from 9 a.m.to 1:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 6, at Denmark Olar High School, 197 Viking Circle.

The American Cancer Society (ACS) estimates there is a one-in-eight chance women will develop the disease in their life times.

"Our students are so very generous and giving". All support group events are open to current cancer patients and survivors, their caregivers and supporters, as well as anyone interested in learning about cancer. "Many of our students have experienced firsthand the trauma that this disease has caused". We're proud to be supporters of that work. The charity brings people together, provides information and support, and campaigns for improved standards of care.

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Audra Ritter, president of the Coatesville Area Teacher's Association reached out on behalf of the district teachers, with plans for a Pink Out later in the month. The powerful series shows 14 women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer, proudly displaying their mastectomy scars. and took four days of shooting at Barwell's studio.

But with almost 252,710 new cases expected to be diagnosed in 2017, breast cancer is still the most common cancer diagnosis for USA women (who have a 1 in 8 lifetime risk of being diagnosed with the disease).

Dr. Peter Power, with the Center for Women's Health at St. Joseph's Hospital, told those gathered that breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer for women in the United States and the second leading cause of cancer deaths among USA women.

As the BigWig challenged by the Susan G. Komen East Tennessee a well as the Susan G. Komen Virginia Blue Ridge affiliates, there will be sixteen "BigWigs" with pink hairs rolling the ball on Monday.

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