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During pregnancy, keeping a close eye on breast health
Let Breast Cancer Awareness Month inspire you to take charge of your health. BY STEPHANIE KIRBY Breast cancer, to put it simply, just does not care. It does not care about your gender. It does not care about your race. It does not care about your age or the amount of money in your bank account. [...]
Fresh Fruit Cobbler
All things being equal
‘Ultimately, I want to empower other women’
BY LOUIE OVERSTREET Now that the Nevada economy is on the rebound, it’s sad to report that we are again standing on the outside — peering through the window for a glimpse at all the economic goodies on display. This is truly a sad situation to observe. Only a decade-and-a half-ago, there were a number of [...]
‘I wake up every day with the joy of my work’
Breast cancer is an indiscriminate killer — and due to a lack of preventative care, far too many black women die of the disease. There are also many survivors, and we asked six Las Vegas women to share their personal stories of triumph.
Scenes from the 2014 Las Vegas CultureFest