Breast Cancer News

September 13, 2014

Boobstock for Breast Cancer


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August 13, 2014

A Guide to Donating Hair

To find out more about donating your hair for a good cause please click the following link. It contains information compiled by Emily Tretter and Samantha DiMilia who are working towards earning their Girl Scout Silver Award by providing this information in the hopes it will make a positive difference in the lives of those suffering from hair loss.


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June 18, 2014

Entertainment – For A Cause!


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Divine Connection Gallery Reading!




with Shira Psychic-Medium,

Friday, June 6, 2014 6:30 – 10pm at Casa Del Frey 87-02 253rd Street, Bellerose, NY 11426

$45 Donation




Additional Divine Services starting at $10:

Tarot Card Reading
Henna Art with Renata Langner

Reiki Healing and Reconnection Healing

also Raffles and Merchandise Sales

All proceeds go to Breast Cancer Wellness programs

Rocking the Road for a Cure is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that provides free homebound wellness programs and support services for people going through the diagnosis and treatment of Breast Cancer. For more information go to

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March 25, 2014

Spring Forward to Health with Us on April 6th!

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December 18, 2013

Chick Lit ‘n’ Charity

Chick Lit ‘n’ Charity

by Francine LaSala’s Clippings In The Shed

As many of you may already know, I, along with five author pals, got together this Holiday Season and released a charming, heartwarming Christmas-themed short story collection for a very cool charity called Rocking the Road for a Cure. I had the opportunity to interview Dawn Frey, founder of Rocking the Road for a Cure, and I’m excited to be able to share some very cool info I learned about the charity with you. Please read the interview and see how you can get involved with what this very cool charity is doing. And please… Buy the book! Just 99 cents for the ebook and less than $10 for the paperback!

Happy Holidays, everyone!

November 8, 2013

Merry Chick Lit

Merry Chick Lit

Rocking The Road For A Cure is tickled PINK to be selected as the recipient of proceeds from the upcoming release of the women’s holiday short story compilation Merry Chick Lit. Looking for a way to support women with breast cancer?

If you like chick lit or know someone who does, six wonderful authors and some fantastic ‘behind the scenes’ professionals including and editor, a proofreader, a formatter, a digital submission company, a professional copywriter and a book cover designer have all contributed to this wonderful compilation book. The book will only be available as a Kindle version for only $0.99. All proceeds will benefit

If you’re interested in pre-ordering a copy (it won’t be available until November), you can do so by Paypal to Please note in the notes section of the payment that you’re ordering the book.

So, when you settle back and relax to enjoy reading Merry Chick Lit, please know that you have helped us help a breast cancer patient to also settle back and relax… and heal.

September 15, 2013

Broccoli-Based Medicine—A Potent Tool Against Osteoarthritis and Cancer

Story at-a-glance

Broccoli has been repeatedly shown to be one of nature’s most valuable health-promoting foods, capable of preventing a number of health issues, including but not limited to hypertension, allergies, diabetes, osteoarthritis and cancer.

Recent tests on cells, tissues and mice show that a broccoli compound, sulforaphane, blocks a key destructive enzyme that damages cartilage.

Sulforaphane, a sulfur compound, has also been shown to kill cancer stem cells, thereby slowing tumor growth. It also normalizes DNA methylation, which is important in regulating gene expression.

Specifically, it appears that broccoli contains the necessary ingredients to switch ON genes that prevent cancer development, and switch OFF other ones that help it spread.

Research has shown that fresh broccoli sprouts are FAR more potent, allowing you to eat far less in terms of quantity. Sprouts consistently contain 20 to 50 times the amount of chemoprotective compounds found in mature broccoli heads

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September 1, 2013

6th Annual Rocking The Road For A Cure, Sunday Oct. 6, 2013

6th Annual Rocking The Road For A Cure, Sunday Oct. 6, 2013
Motorcycle Pre-Registration for Drivers Only (with Free T-shirt):

Free T-Shirt for Pre-Registration Drivers

Motorcycle Passenger:
General Admission:

Teen Agers and Children’s Tickets

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Thanks for your tax deductable donation and supporting Breast Cancer Wellness Services.

August 2, 2013

Heat-Induced Acrylamide May Be a Primary Hazard of Processed Food

Story at-a-glance:

  • Acrylamide is a cancer-causing and potentially neurotoxic chemical and is created when primarily carbohydrate foods are cooked at high temperatures, whether baked, fried, roasted, grilled or toasted
  • Acrylamide can form in many foods cooked or processed at temperatures above 212°F (100°C), but carbohydrate-rich foods such as potato chips and French fries, are the most vulnerable to this heat-induced byproduct
  • Pet foods also contain acrylamide and heterocyclic amines—both potent carcinogens—courtesy of commercial pet food processing methods
  • Animal studies have shown that exposure to acrylamide increases the risk of several types of cancer, and the International Agency for Research on Cancer considers acrylamide a “probable human carcinogen”
  • Ideally, consume foods that are raw or minimally processed to avoid these types of toxic byproducts—the more raw food, the better

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