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Health magazine, along with the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), did a survey of readers and OB-GYNs.
They wanted to find out exactly how much people knew about breast cancer, and the results are shocking.
Many women have some serious misconceptions about the disease!
So thankfully, the magazine set out to clear all that up.
Sophia Bush attended the 28th Annual AIDS Walk Los Angeles (AWLA) in style!
She rocked the heart t-shirt, the sneakers, and the positive attitude as she walked in support of the fight against AIDs in West Hollywood.
This is the definition of horror.
This waterborne parasite, an amoeba called Naegleria foleri, lives in warm and unclean water and has just killed 10 people in Pakistan. It infects the human nervous system and becomes extremely difficult to treat — which leads to death in about a week.
California public health officials are looking into salmonella-tainted mangoes… because 73 people have gotten VERY sick from them!
Also terrifying is that
When it comes to cancer prevention, it doesn't always have to be a strictly serious subject — perhaps a more lighthearted approach is needed for people to take another thought about getting checked out!
Enter: the FunnyOrDie Touch Yourself campaign, which is a part of the larger F*ck Cancer campaign!
Plus, now you can get in on it too! You can upload a video of the funny, awkward and touching ways you check for cancer HERE. If you win by having the best video, you will be flown to LA to appear in an FOD video! Rad!
So remember, guys: Touching yourself isn’t just fun, it could actually save your life or the life of a friend or family member! 90% of cancers are curable if caught in stage one.
Boom! Watch the video (above)!