For some people living with cancer maintaining a household while getting life-saving treatment can be financially difficult. KATU's Steve Dunn shows us how a new program serves breast cancer patients at a very critical time in their lives.
My Little Waiting Room is free of charge, worry free and a safe environment for children while their mothers get treated for breast cancer.
It's amazing to remember that the Komen Race for the Cure started with just a small group 20 years ago. Now it has become one of Portland's great community events. It's easy to be proud of but there’s so much more.
The local Susan G. Komen for the Cure office turned to some tasty goodies for an old-fashioned fundraiser.
Gain knowledge, find support, feel empowered - that's the goal of this year's Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Conference. One of the topics that will be under discussion is cancer's impact on work life.
Thousands of women in Washington might not get the life-saving mammograms they need if proposed budget cuts are approved. Susan G. Komen for the Cure sounds the alarm, calling the proposal fiscally irresponsible and morally bankrupt.
Until the Susan G. Komen for the Cure started its fundraising efforts in 1980 you couldn't even say the words "breast cancer" on television. KATU’s Natali Marmion sat down with the woman who started it all and the promise she made.
Lifestyle Expert and Organizer Krista Colvin was diagnosed with breast cancer in the spring and shared her story with Helen Raptis.
KATU Weekend Anchor Anna Canzano draws the winning ticket for a new television Sept. 18 at the Expo Center - all part of Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure's weekend event.
While these football players from Kelso High School might not come off as looking tough at first, the reason for wearing them is all about strength in numbers. The guys are sporting the pink to promote breast cancer awareness.
One local group of friends taking part in the Race for the Cure this weekend turned breast cancer awareness into a comical music video. It's a parody of Lady Gaga's "Poker Face" song and it's going viral on YouTube.
Massage Envy is supporting finding a cure for breast cancer by donating a protion of their proceeds to research for a limited time. Contact Massage Envy for specific details and to book an appointment.
Cancer therapy has changed a lot in the past decade so has the way people view cancer. We introduce you to a woman who has helped teach a lot of people through her own experiences.
One of the hardest parts of any disease can be talking to your kids and telling them Mom or Dad is sick. Meet one mom who had to do just that when she was diagnosed with breast cancer.
Last week they handed over their proceeds to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure - $100. And the kids say they're not done - they want to raise more.