October Is Breast Cancer Awareness Month #breastcancer

The Breast Cancer Awareness Month, marked in countries across the world every October, helps to increase attention and support for the awareness, early detection, and treatment as well as palliative care of this disease.

Both women and men can have breast cancer. Early detection is key in beating it. Take care of yourself good people and encourage those in your life to seek treatment if they feel like they might have this dreaded disease.

Author: Tony "T-Bird" Burgess

Hi there, my name is Tony Burgess from Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA. I am a believer, bleeding-heart, idealist, and blogger. I'm married to Laura and Cody is our dog. Daily I work for a blood bank. My blog is where I chronicle and curate the sacred, serious, and silly things in my life. I am a member of The Episcopal Church. Thank you for connecting with me. Grace, peace, and love!

7 thoughts on “October Is Breast Cancer Awareness Month #breastcancer”

  1. Having fought a personal battle with breast cancer, I have mixed feelings about all this pink stuff every October. In fact, I have a blog series coming up this month on that very topic.

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      1. No you haven’t offended me at all! Awareness is a good thing. I just question the sincerity behind all of the pink ribbons. And when I see screening guidelines that suggest clinical breast exams and breast self exams are unnecessary, it really gets me going!


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