Breast Cancer Surgery And Its Post-Treatment

Getting diagnosed with breast cancer is a difficult piece of news for anyone to hear. However, on a slightly positive note, there have been tremendous advancements made in terms of breast cancer treatment in the past few years. Continue Reading →

Researchers Surprised By High Levels Of Alcohol Consumption Among Cancer Survivors

New research in the January 2020 issue of JNCCN—Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network uses data from the National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) from 2000 to 2017 to examine self-reported drinking habits among people reporting a cancer diagnosis. Continue Reading →

Study Links Permanent Hair Dye And Straightening To Breast Cancer, Particularly Among Black Women

A new study from the National Institutes of Health finds that women who use permanent hair dye and chemical hair straighteners are at a higher risk of developing breast cancer — and the risk is particularly high for black women. Continue Reading →

They Kicked It In Heels At The 7th Annual Breast Cancer Fundraiser Gala 2019

On Wednesday, October 16, 2019, Kicked it in Heels (KIIH) hosted their Annual Breast Cancer Fundraiser at Bagatelle, 1 Little West 12th St., NYC (just 30 minutes from Harlem). Continue Reading →