October Breast Cancer Special
After losing her mother to the disease, Tamsen Fadal is an active voice in the fight against breast cancer. Each year Tamsen leads the cause at PIX11 helping women obtain free mammograms and breast exams on October 21, available to all women, insured or uninsured. Each year in New York, almost 15,000 women are diagnosed with breast cancer and almost 2,700 women die from the disease. In New Jersey, More than 7,000 women are diagnosed and nearly 1,300 women die from the disease each year.