Breast Cancer
Sea of pink for breast cancer awareness
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Thu, 10/02/2014 - 5:04pm.

It's officially breast cancer awareness month, and today at the Wilmington Convention Center it was a sea of pink for New Hanover Regional Medical Center's Pink Ribbon Luncheon.

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2nd annual Wilmington Race for the Cure hits the streets
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Sat, 03/01/2014 - 8:42pm.

video The streets of downtown Wilmington ran pink this weekend as hundreds came out to participate in Wilmington's second annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure.

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Susan G. Komen 'Race for the Cure' opens registration for 2014 race
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/09/2013 - 1:25pm.

Susan G. Komen North Carolina Triangle to the Coast Affiliate is excited to announce registration has opened for the 2014 Komen Wilmington Race for the Cure. The Race will be held in Wilmington’s historic downtown district on March 1, 2014, raising funds and awareness for breast cancer research and local breast cancer programs.

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Tickets still available for 'Pink Ribbon Luncheon'
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Wed, 09/18/2013 - 7:08am.

video Tickets are still available for the 16th Annual Pink Ribbon Luncheon. The event will be October 3, 2013, at the Wilmington Convention center. New York Times best-selling author Emily Giffin will be the guest speaker.

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Angelina Jolie's double mastectomy announcement hit close to home
Submitted by Jayne Dees on Tue, 05/14/2013 - 5:06pm.

video Movie star Angelina Jolie's announcement she underwent a double mastectomy is making headlines. Experts says it is not uncommon for people to undergo a preventive double mastectomy, especially if they carry the BRCA gene like Jolie. People who carry the BRCA gene have an increased risk of getting breast and ovarian cancer.

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Runners invade Downtown Wilmington
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Sat, 03/02/2013 - 9:51am.

video Crowds of pink packed the streets of Downtown Wilmington Saturday morning for the Inaugural Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. The event kicked off with a 5k race and walk starting on 2nd Street near Market and continuing all through the streets of downtown.

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Relay from Raleigh kicks off Race for the Cure in Wilmington
Submitted by Jayne Dees on Fri, 03/01/2013 - 3:23pm.

videoWilmington kicked off this weekend's Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure today as a team of survivors, runners and co-survivors arrived after a relay from Raleigh.

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Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure comes to Wilmington
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Fri, 02/15/2013 - 7:32am.

video For the first time, race participants will run through the streets of Wilmington during the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. Hear why a breast cancer survivor says the race is so important.

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'Men in Pink' support breast cancer patients
Submitted by Jayne Dees on Thu, 02/14/2013 - 2:05pm.

The "Men in Pink" are making a statement at Cape Fear Community College this Valentine's Day. Their pink clothes are a show of support for the Pretty in Pink Foundation.

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Rock for the Cure supports Pink Ribbon Project
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/18/2012 - 2:57pm.

videoThe UNCW Communication Society is rocking for a cure Friday night. The event Rock for the Cure benefits the New Hanover Regional Medial Center's Pink Ribbon Project.

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