Oh, snap. Former Komen for the Cure VP Karen Handel has landed a book deal. The title? Yes. That about sums it up. For those of you who don’t know, earlier this year, Komen adopted new grant criteria that effectively ended its financial support for Planned Parenthood. The move made complete sense since, on top of currently being under investigation … Read More
Ignorant Teen Planned Parenthood Reps Respond to Q: Does PP Provide Mammograms?
According to the description, this video is from Planned Parenthood Teen Lobby Day May 3rd 2011…somewhere in California: Sadly, these girls are not alone in their ignorance. If you listen to the news (lately, especially!), you’d think that Planned Parenthood provides poor women everywhere with valuable and comprehensive breast cancer services. But, no. Planned Parenthood does not provide mammograms – … Read More
Komen Breaks Ties to Planned Parenthood, ESC Research
My latest article, published at CatholicLane.com: For years, several Susan G. Komen for the Cure affiliates have given Planned Parenthood over half a million dollars in grants every year. Last year that amount was roughly $680,000 and $580,000 the year before. Now, the Nation’s largest breast cancer awareness organization says it will officially end its financial support for the Nation’s … Read More
Another Good Reason to Have Babies & Breastfeed!
From the American Cancer Society (Article date: 2002/07/19): Having more babies and breastfeeding longer can reduce a woman’s risk of breast cancer, according to a study reported in the July 20 issue of The Lancet (Vol. 360: 187-195). Related Post: Breast Feeding Benefits
Abortion, Contraception and Breast Cancer
Charnette Messé speaks out about what she believes is the cause of her breast cancer (h/t Semper Vita): Surely you’ve noticed the recent explosion of pink everywhere. It’s on everything from candy to frozen foods. Even football players are getting in on the action wearing pink gloves, sweatbands, towells and cleats during their games. Granted the pink craze has been … Read More