breast cancer

Cincinnati, join Praise 1230 & Old School 100.3 for the 2nd Annual Health Day 2016 this Sunday, October 9th.   Offering free mammograms, mental health first aid training, high blood pressure seminar, and health leadership training.  Cincy First Ladies for Health is now offering health programs to the churches throughout the year.  *List of Participating Locations […]

  Jacque Reid talks to television host and former news anchor, Rene Syler about being an Ambassador for the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation…

Bershan Shaw of OWN’s “Love In The City” is a two time breast cancer survivor. She stopped by “NewsOne Now” to share her amazing story of…

Eva Marcille, Emily B., Ravaughn, “R&B Divas” star Meelah Williams and other gorgeous beauties are showing their support for Breast Cancer awareness this month through…

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and we’re going Pink! every Friday here at 1230 The Buzz  during the month of October to create awareness.  Early detection is critical for Black women because it appears in Black women at a younger age (BlackWomen’s Health Imperative) and in more advanced forms.  Black women are less likely […]

Washington Mystics Guard Ivory Latta and Dr. Caryl Mussenden joined guest host Jeff Johnson on “NewsOne Now” to explain the importance of early detection in the fight against…

Jacque Reid talks to Breshan Shaw, the star of OWN’s ‘Love In The City’, about her struggle with breast cancer and her website, URAWarrior.com. Known as…

OgilvyOne Athens has designed a Tweeting Bra–a bra that is laced in social media (pun intended) that tweets each time it is unclasped as part…

Roland Martin talks with Dr. Janna Andrews and singer Kelly Price about breast cancer’s impact on Black women. White women are more likely to get a…

Many women who go through breast cancer treatment have to deal with the loss of hair. We all know that a woman’s hair is truly…

Yesterday I attended a sister circle of love to support a friend who was recently diagnosed with breast cancer.  Dozens of women attended- some I knew and some I didn’t but we all shared a friendship or relationship with our friend.  Our friend’s nickname is “Tator”, as in dictator.  She’s a strong woman who doesn’t […]

The sister of late death row inmate, Troy Davis, has died of cancer, the NAACP has confirmed yesterday.