black women and breast cancer

Dr. Lisa Newman

Black Women, Breast Cancer and Clinical Trials: Dr. Lisa Newman Breaks it Down

A breast cancer diagnosis is devastating. For some Black women, the good fortune of having…

Tracey Easton

Fighting Breast Cancer: One Black Woman’s Clinical Trial Journey

When Tracey Easton was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer in 2013, she spoke to…

“I Lost My Mom to Metastatic Breast Cancer”

Carolina Panthers’ running back DeAngelo Williams is known for making a huge impact on and…

[Survivor Story]A Philadelphia-area Mom Beats the Odds of Stage 4 Breast Cancer

This August, Jewel Crawford Ajibade, 52, will see her son, Daree, off to his freshman…

Resilient Beauty: Breast Cancer Survivors Speak

Meet these beautiful survivors, women of different ages who have faced—and overcome—breast cancer, emerging stronger…

RESILIENT BEAUTY: Pam Singleton

A special education teacher from Lake County, Il, Pam Singleton is a mother, grandmother, great-grandmother,…

RESILIENT BEAUTY: Tatisa C. Joiner

A devoted wife and mother, Tatisa is a ten-year breast cancer survivor. Her zest for…

RESILIENT BEAUTY: Diane Brooks

After being diagnosed in January 2012 with breast cancer, Diane Brooks took charge. She did…

Race and Breast Cancer: Why the Disparities?

Nearly every Black women knows someone who was touched by breast cancer. Although incidence and…

breast cancer

CDC: Black Women Have Highest Breast Cancer Death Rate

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says Black women are 40 percent more likely…