Families and friends gather to spread awareness during walk for breast cancer

20th annual breast cancer walk in Harrisburg

"We aim to provide men with the tools necessary to make their best-informed choices when faced with a breast cancer diagnosis", Ms Ambrose said. Breast cancer screening exams can help detect the disease at its earliest stages of development, often resulting in less aggressive treatments and ultimately saving lives. The 2014 CT incidence of breast cancer was 137.8 per 100,000 women - the second highest rate in the U.S. Yet, the 2014 CT breast cancer mortality rate was 19.1 per 100,000 women - the sixth lowest rate in the U.S. I was affected by this because my sister-in-law has breast cancer and was a survivor.

Water Works Park hosted the Titan Internationals' third annual Ride to a Cure in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

"To bring awareness, I would say, is the main reason", event coordinator KC Powell said.

"I am a three year survivor, Whoo", Wikerson said.

She comes from a family full of breast cancer survivors.

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The group also honored women who bravely fought breast cancer.

Smith battled breast cancer first in 2001 and again in 2013.

A sea of pink flooded the streets of downtown Biloxi as thousands came out to support putting an end to breast cancer.

Then, Ms Ambrose made a decision to begin a personal mission to raise male breast cancer awareness nationwide.

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