Why Blue Ribbons And Pink Ribbons Are BOTH ImportantThe Breast Cancer Site
While most people recognize the pink ribbon as a symbol in the fight against breast cancer, they might not be as familiar with the both pink and blue ribbons’ association to the illness. A new documentary hopes to change that while also driving home the knowledge that men, too, can develop breast cancer and pass along the BRCA gene mutation connected to the disease.
To learn more about this awareness effort, watch this brief trailer for Alan M. Blassberg’s “Pink & Blue: Colors of Hereditary Breast Cancer,” which premiered in Beverly Hills on Oct. 2, 2015 in conjunction with National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. You can find out about select screenings here. Then visit our blog post here to witness one man’s journey through a breast cancer diagnosis.