Tag: breast cancer

UofL researchers describe possible mechanism for link between obesity and breast...

It is widely accepted that higher levels of body fat increase the risk of developing breast cancer, as well as other cancers. Based on...

Grad student faces ‘cancer beast,’ leverages experience to help others

Barbara Martin is fighting an enemy that has ravaged her friends and family. “I’m going to fight this cancer beast,” said the breast cancer survivor...

Breast center organization reaccredits Brown Cancer Center

The James Graham Brown Cancer Center has been granted a three-year/full reaccreditation designation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), a program...

Study: Thousands of women diagnosed with breast cancer might not need...

Thousands of women diagnosed with the most common type of breast cancer can now skip chemotherapy and still have the same outcome, according to...

Kentucky Cancer Program, UofL Women’s Basketball team up for pink out...

The No. 4-ranked UofL Women's basketball team will offer some health awareness during its match up with the University of Virginia Thursday at the...

Brown Cancer Center brings cancer detection unit on the road

The same cancer screening services available at the University of Louisville’s James Graham Brown Cancer Center can be brought to workplaces, churches, schools or...

Frame up your support for breast cancer research Brown Cancer Center...

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and the James Graham Brown Cancer Center at UofL invites you to show your support on your...

Let’s do the time warp again: Rocky Horror Halloween Party honors...

The Kentucky Cancer Program at the University of Louisville invites breast cancer survivors to do the time warp again in celebration of survivorship at...

Community health screenings available Friday at Omni Medical Center

The Kentucky Cancer Program at the University of Louisville has brought together several groups to provide free and low-cost medical screenings to the community...

Bullitt County invited to ‘Think Pink’ Oct. 18

Shepherdsville and Bullitt County, Kentucky, are invited to “Think Pink” for breast cancer awareness at an event featuring the stories of three breast cancer...