Tag: breast cancer

Myths and Misunderstandings About Breast Cancer

By Judy O’Gorman Alvarez | October may be the month of pink ribbons, pink socks and plentiful ad campaigns on breast cancer awareness. But for every statistic we think we...

October 10, 2018 | comments

Demystifying Mammography

Paint the Town Pink is a community wide effort presented by Hackensack Meridian Health to raise awareness of the importance of annual mammograms and women’s overall health and wellness. By...

May 8, 2018 | comments

A Little Wine and a Big Hug: Breast Cancer Survivors Unite

By Judy O’Groman Alvarez Breast cancer survivors, a sorority joined not by choice – and not limited to women – often have much in common with mothers. Now with each...

October 4, 2013 | comments

Comfort, Camaraderie and Information Shared by Support Group Members

By Judy O’Gorman Alvarez Among the many things a woman needs when facing breast cancer is a competent doctor, family and friends who love her, and people who can share...

May 4, 2012 | comments

Truth Behind The Glam

New business grows from struggle with breast cancer By Michele J. Kuhn RED BANK – When it comes to the signature color for breast cancer, Elio Ventrella wishes there was...

May 4, 2012 | comments

For Bob Lyttle, the Battle Against Breast Cancer is Personal

Car dealer learns about giving back to others from his family By Michele J. Kuhn KEYPORT – Bob Lyttle, owner of Tom’s Ford, is a firm believer in the need...

May 4, 2012 | comments