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Women Rely on Planned Parenthood for Critical Breast Health Care. Period.

Rachel B. Fleischer | Posted 12.18.2012 | Politics
Rachel B. Fleischer

It's sad that Planned Parenthood opponents are playing politics with women's health, but it's also true that Planned Parenthood doctors and nurses will continue doing what they do best: providing basic and crucial health care for the women (and men) who need it.

Breast Cancer Awareness And Screening Saves Lives -- At All Ages

Gabrielle Union | Posted 11.20.2012 | Impact
Gabrielle Union

"Fear can literally kill you. It killed me." These were the words my close friend Kristen Martinez said to me two years ago, just days before she died of cancer.

Susan G. Komen's Grant To Embattled University Violates New Policy

Mother Jones | Adam Serwer | Posted 02.02.2012 | Politics

The Susan G. Komen Foundation, which recently announced that it is ending grants to Planned Parenthood for breast cancer screening because of a contro...

Laura Bassett

Susan G. Komen Top Officials Resign As Backlash Gains Steam

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 02.03.2012 | Politics

Dr. Kathy Plesser, a Manhattan radiologist on the medical advisory board of Susan G. Komen for the Cure's New York chapter, said she plans to resign f...

Politicizing Breast Cancer: Komen Foundation's "Race For Controversy"

Dan Dubno | Posted 04.02.2012 | Politics
Dan Dubno

Instead of "Racing For a Cure" and helping women in need get adequate health care, women are being treated as political pawns in the business-as-usual election mud fight. Shame!

Laura Bassett

Susan G. Komen Faces Backlash Over Planned Parenthood Decision

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 02.02.2012 | Politics

Stacey Tillman, a 47-year-old woman from Sandusky, Ohio, says she has donated over $300 to Susan G. Komen for the Cure each year for the past nine yea...