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Smashing Stigmas: Crowdfunding Picks | Women and Hollywood [Video]

In her deeply personal book “The Cancer Journals,” Audre Lorde wrote about the value of speaking up. “My silences had not protected me,” she revealed. “Your silence will not protect you.” In fighting breast cancer, Lorde upended the stigma associated with the disease by writing honestly and openly about her experience. Ultimately, she highlighted how universally important it is to speak out about our own experiences, especially those that bear the weight of stigma.

Our latest round of crowdfunding picks feature women filmmakers who are spotlighting stigmatized issues that have personally impacted them. Each one is using her voice to spark a larger conversation.

First, Grace Philips’ short, “Dorris, 85,” mines the filmmaker’s own experience caring for loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease to explore the meaning of an Alzheimer’s diagnosis with nuance, compassion, and respect. Then, Sarah Moshman’s documentary film, “Angelina,” tackles postpartum depression from the perspective of comedian Angelina Spicer, who relays her story of …

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Doctors test possible breast cancer vaccine [Video]

Dr. Tara Narula looks at the "Holy Grail" of cancer treatments -- a vaccine for breast cancer -- as part of CBS News' special series "The War on Cancer: 50 Years.""CBS Evening News with Norah O'Donnell" delivers the latest news and original reporting, and goes beyond the headlines with context and depth. Catch the CBS Evening News every weekday night at 6:30 p.m. ET on the CBS Television Network and at 10 p.m. ET on CBSN.Subscribe to the “CBS Evening News" YouTube channel: http://bit.ly/1S7DhikWatch full episodes of "CBS Evening News”: http://cbsn.ws/23XekKAFollow "CBS Evening News" on Instagram: http://bit.ly/1T8icTOLike "CBS Evening News" on Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1KxYobbFollow "CBS Evening News" on Twitter: http://bit.ly/1O3dTTeDownload the CBS News app: http://cbsn.ws/1Xb1WC8Try Paramount+ free: https://bit.ly/2OiW1kZFor video licensing inquiries, contact: licensing@veritone.com

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One Woman organises free breast cancer screening for women Pearlsnews Top Entertainment News and Gossip in Nigeria [Video]

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Think Pink | Breast Cancer Awareness | Max Hospital, Saket [Video]

Max Healthcare conducted a Think Pink campaign in October to spread awareness on breast cancer. The campaign aimed to teach women above the age of 18 the importance and technique of self-examination to prevent the spread of breast cancer. For more information, visit http://www.maxhealthcare.in or call 8860444888.#BreastCancer #ThinkPink #NidarrHamesha #Cancer