Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure 9-25-16CoCo Dominguez from HOT 95-7 sits down with Erin Teixeira from Susan G. Komen Houston to discuss the Komen Race for the Cure, coming up on October 1st at Sam Houston Park in Downtown Houston. They discuss the history of the organization, its presence in the Houston community, and get into the importance of breast cancer awareness and screening. Visit komen-houston.org for more information.
Susan G. Komen President Resigns Amongst OthersThe president of Susan G. Komen for the Cure is resigning and founder Nancy Brinker is moving away from its day-to-day management, the nation's largest breast cancer foundation said Wednesday as fallout from its brief decision to end funding for Planned Parenthood reaches the organization's highest ranks.
Fewer People Registering For Susan G. Komen Races Many Komen supporters have abandoned the nation's largest breast-cancer charity since news emerged in late January that it had decided to stop making grants to Planned Parenthood for breast cancer-screening. Komen soon reversed that move following a three-day onslaught of criticism.
Breast Cancer Awareness For Men and Women"Early detection is necessary to increase the odds of surviving breast cancer." - Komen.org