Film http://wshu.org en Documentary highlights struggle for men with breast cancer http://wshu.org/post/documentary-highlights-struggle-men-breast-cancer <p>This month is unofficially known as Pinktober as organizations raise awareness and money for women with breast cancer. But the pink image doesn't show the full picture.</p><p>Breast Cancer is not a gender specific disease.&nbsp; The American Cancer Society estimates that over 2,200 men across the country will be diagnosed this year. And because typically men are diagnosed at a later stage, men succumb to the disease at a higher rate than women.</p><p>In an effort to save lives, two men with breast cancer in Connecticut are advocating for more&nbsp; awareness and research.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Tue, 22 Oct 2013 13:05:46 +0000 Tarice L.S. Gray 7089 at http://wshu.org Documentary highlights struggle for men with breast cancer