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Ex-terror trial lawyer freed on NY judge’s order

In this Feb. 10, 2005 file photo, attorney Lynne Stewart cries as she speaks to the press with her husband Ralph Pointer next to her, left, outside Federal Court in New York. Stewart, a former civil rights lawyer convicted in a terrorism case and sentenced to 10 years in prison is entitled to compassionate release because she has less than 18 months to live, prosecutors and the Federal Bureau of Prisons told a judge on Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013. (AP Photo/David Karp, File)

A dying former civil rights lawyer convicted in a terrorism case and sentenced to 10 years was released from prison on Tuesday after prosecutors and the Federal Bureau of Prisons made the recommendation to a judge.

Posted: January 1st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Young Cebuana reveals miraculous ‘breast cancer’ healing

Charlyn Orbiso of barangay Mabolo in Cebu City was enjoying a simple, yet happy life with his husband Christian John, a sales clerk, and their 2-year old son, CJ McKenzie until a year ago when she detected a lump on her right breast. It was a cause for alarm for this young mother since their [...]

Posted: December 9th, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Local talents spice up walk for breast cancer

PARTICIPANTS of the walk for breast cancer awareness today will be treated to a night of songs and dances by Cebu’s home-grown talents.

Posted: October 19th, 2013 in CDN - Community,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Did you know: Breast cancer incidence in PH

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The Philippines has one of the highest incidences of breast cancer in Asia, according to research conducted by the Philippine General Hospital in 2009 and published in the Asian Pacific Journal for Cancer Prevention. The same study showed that breast cancer incidence in seven cities in Metro Manila—Manila, Quezon, San Juan, Mandaluyong, Makati, Pasig and Parañaque—was much higher compared to that of the other cities and municipalities in the metropolis and in nearby Rizal province.—Marielle Medina, Inquirer Research

Posted: October 1st, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Breast cancer walk set next month

THE fight against the disease affecting the lives of Cebuano women and their families continues in the tenth run of Moonwalk: A Walk for Breast Cancer Awareness on Oct. 19.

Posted: September 21st, 2013 in CDN - Community,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Teacher with cancer seeks help

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Glenda Ramos Rodelas, 34, a public school teacher in Rosario, Batangas, was diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer early in 2010.

Posted: September 15th, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Metro,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Pacquiao files bills seeking to create breast care and fitness centers

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Manny Pacquiao. INQUIRER file photo

Sarangani Rep. Manny Pacquiao, the star athlete who dreams of being President, has made boxing, breasts and health as his priorities in Congress.

Posted: July 29th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Angelina Jolie’s double mastectomy

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A WOMAN’S breasts have always been regarded very precious, a symbol of femininity, sexiness, sensuality, and during the child-bearing age, the wonderful breasts of a mother have yet to be equaled, even with today’s great advances in science and technology, in their ability to naturally produce, not only life sustaining milk for the baby, but one that contains vital ingredients to nurture, protect and bolster the immune system of the child. More often than not, our society in general perceives a woman’s breasts to be an important part of her total aesthetic appeal, especially to men. Some women even feel they are defined by their breasts. All this, and more, makes it very tough for a woman to accept the mutilation or loss of a breast (mastectomy), even for cancer. Worse, losing both breasts, with no pathology, no actual disease in either of them, can be a devastating catastrophe.

Posted: June 17th, 2013 in CDN - Opinion,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Breast cancer group gets P24,000 donation

AS part of its efforts to give back to the female community, Ladybag once again partnered with the I Can Serve Foundation Inc. to promote an advocacy that deals with the pressing issue of breast cancer.

Posted: February 25th, 2013 in CDN - Community,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Moonwalk: Detect breast cancer early

People from all walks of life holding pink balloons and banners gathered and walked together to echo to the public the importance of breast cancer prevention and early detection.

Posted: October 27th, 2012 in CDN - Community,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Twice lucky: Breast cancer survivor wins lotto

A 66-year-old woman from Masbate on Thursday claimed half of the P88 million jackpot in the 6/55 Grand Lotto draw on October 20 after she picked the winning number combination of 37-38-24-33-35-32.

Posted: October 26th, 2012 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Breast cancer is the most prevalent in PH

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Breast cancer survivors (from left) Maritoni Fernandez, Bibeth Orteza Siguion-Reyna and Melissa de Leon. Breast cancer has overtaken lung cancer as the most prevalent form of cancer in the country, the Philippine Society of Medical Oncology said on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012.

Breast cancer has overtaken lung cancer as the most prevalent form of cancer in the country, the Philippine Society of Medical Oncology (PSMO) warned Wednesday.

Posted: October 18th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Rainbow over breast cancer treatment

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Over the last week, I met three newly diagnosed breast cancer patients who were severely depressed over being diagnosed with breast cancer. What women with this disease must realize is that most women diagnosed with breast cancer will survive.

Posted: October 7th, 2012 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

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