It’s National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

200BreastCancerRibbonDo you wonder why so much pink is being worn by so many people this month?  I particular enjoy watching football games during this time and seeing big, husky men with pink socks and pink gloves.  It not just a new fashion statement, but a way to join in promoting that fact that October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Started 25 years ago, “The National Breast Cancer Awareness Month (NBCAM) is a collaboration of national public service organizations, professional medical associations, and government agencies working together to promote breast cancer awareness, share information on the disease, and provide greater access to services.”

Read more about this month of getting others to pay attention to an important women’s health issue at the website of the National Breast Cancer Awareness Month (NBCAM) website.  And be sure to wear pink!

Some Hard Truths About Cancer

200BreastCancerRibbonCancer is a disease that has no respect for persons. That means it strikes anyone. I know, as I’ve recently experience this in my immediate family with great sadness. Baby Boomers are totally concerned with the ravages of this disease.

The question continues to be, can cancer be cured?

More than that, the concern could be, can cancer be prevented? Here is an articles that gives some new information and thoughts on this question. Note the relevance of nutrition and healthy eating and healthy foods as well as an active lifestyle as preventative measures.

Click the title to go to the article:  Proof That Cancer is a Manmade Disease