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Susan B. Komen – QNotes

Breast cancer walks help raise awareness

Monies raised go toward supporting organizations, research, treatment and care

October across the U.S. is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. During this time, communities bring out the pink as participants take to the streets to walk or run to bring awareness to the disease that affects primarily women, and more rarely, men too.

Women’s health risks go beyond breast cancer

Professionals and survivors speak on diabetes, heart disease and strokes

Breast cancer is a serious issue, but other risks to women’s health are not as publicized or as known to the general population — to the detriment of those most at risk.