Melissa Wade speaks with Portia Scott Hedgepeth and Mia Sutton of Sisters Network Triangle in honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

As we wrap up Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Radio One Raleigh was proud to join Sisters Network Triangle NC for their 2022 “Gift For Life Block Walk” on Saturday, October 29. The organization, founded by and for Black breast cancer survivors, spent the day in one of Raleigh’s underserved neighborhoods, providing valuable information, free 3D mammograms, […]

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and we can’t even begin to stress enough how important it is for all of us to be knowledgeable about this devastating disease. In a new interview, Melissa Wade chats with Dr. Lola Olajide, MD of the UNC Rex Cancer Center to talk about the importance of mammograms, […]

October is “Breast Cancer Awareness Month” as we have been highlighting it all month long.  On our final Wednesday of the month we spotlight prevention methods and tips on preparing for our next mammogram. Listen as Melissa talks with the President of the Sisters Network Triangle, Portia Hedgespeth.  

  As we continue to recognize National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, survivor Valarie Willoughby joined us to give some tips, resources, advice and encouragement to women who may be going through the breast cancer journey or know someone who is.  Valarie is a 42 year survivor, a Pastor and a member of Sisters Network Triangle […]

  Today we continued to cover information on Breast Cancer Awareness with Sister Network Triangle of NC President Portia Hedgepeth.   Today she gave information and tips on mammograms, the disparities, how to get them and how to get it covered for free if you qualify. Listen as Melissa talks with Mrs. Portia Hedgepeth.  

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month so all month we will cover topics and issue tips with the Sisters Network Triangle.  Today my guest was the President of the NC Chapter Mrs. Portia Hedgepeth. Listen in as she talks with Melissa …. Sisters Network Triangle is committed to increasing local and national attention to […]

Source: radio one / Radio One  October is “Breast Cancer Awareness Month” today Valarie Worthy, survivor and President of Board for “Touch” a non-profit organization for Women of Color dealing with breast cancer awareness and clinical trials. Listen in as Valarie talks about the importance of African American women participating in clinical trials, and the […]

Duke surgeon Dr. Oluwandamilola “Lola” Fayanju has been treating breast cancer patients for years at Duke University.  Today she was our guest for Working Mom Wednesday in recognition of “breast cancer awareness month.” As a working mom herself she sees and understands the struggles that working moms have when it comes to being diagnosed and […]

Thousands of women (and men) are banding together to share their stories and fight to find a cure for breast cancer. With October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month, social media activists have sought to maintain a culture of awareness for the better -- and sometimes the worse.