Here's What Latinas Need To Know About Breast Cancer Detection & Awareness
Here's What Latinas Need To Know About Breast Cancer Detection & Awareness
By Cristina Arreola | 10/28/2015 - 15:30

Every October, women across the country flaunt their Pink Pride in order to raise awareness of breast cancer.


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This Soap Bar's Unique Design Could Be The Key To Early Breast Cancer Detection
This Soap Bar's Unique Design Could Be The Key To Early Breast Cancer Detection
By Cristina Arreola | 10/21/2015 - 15:17

Although Latinas have lower breast cancer rates than non-Hispanic whites, they tend to be diagnosed at a later stage, making it harder to treat. The key to lowering breast cancer deaths among Latinas is early detection — and that involves self-exams. 

 

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The American Cancer Society Lowers Age When Annual Mammograms Should Begin
American Cancer Society Says Annual Mammograms Should Begin At An Older Age
By Cristina Arreola | 10/21/2015 - 09:34

New cancer screening guidelines recommend that women begin getting mammograms later and less often. 


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Latina Fashion Closet: Fab BCA Fashion Finds
Latina Fashion Closet: Fab Fashion Finds to Support Breast Cancer Awareness
By Verky Arcos | 10/20/2015 - 17:50

On today's Latina Fashion Closet, we're talking to you about the importance of BCA in the month of October — and really, the importance of it always.


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Protest Your Girl: 5 Fast Facts About Breast Cancer Every Latina Should Know
Protect Your Girls: 5 Fast Facts About Breast Cancer Every Latina Should Know
By Cristina Arreola | 10/06/2015 - 11:31

It's true: Latinas do have lower rates of breast cancer. But, we're also more likely to be diagnosed at a later stage, making it harder to treat.


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7 Movies & TV Shows That Tackle Breast Cancer
7 Movies & TV Shows That Tackled Breast Cancer
By Nichole Fratangelo | 10/02/2015 - 10:34

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, take a look at the movies and television shows that have tackled the issue of breast cancer in raw, empowering ways:


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Pink Power: 25 Items to Support Breast Cancer Awareness
Pink Power: 25 Items to Support Breast Cancer Awareness
By Cristina Arreola | 10/01/2015 - 13:48

In October, we wear pink. 


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Inspiring Latina of the Week: BCA Supporter & Daugher of Cancer Survivor Ariel Carter-Rodriguez
Inspiring Latina of the Week: BCA Supporter & Daugher of Cancer Survivor Ariel Carter-Rodriguez
By Samantha Leal | 10/12/2014 - 11:00

Battling cancer is hard, but so is coping with a loved one's diagnosis.


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Latina Style Wars Think Pink
Real Latina Shows Off Her Pink Look for Breast Cancer Awareness Month
By Ana Luisa Suarez | 10/11/2013 - 13:42

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, we wanted to think pink! For this week’s edition of Latina Style Wars, sponsored by Orgullosa who are offering 31 Days of Pink Support, we asked for you to show us your favorite pink-inspired beauty look!


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