Breast cancer awareness month

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) - October is breast cancer awareness month. Most people know somebody who's been affected by the disease. One in every eight women are affected. The American Cancer Society is leading the fight.

Survivor Karen Studyvin talks about how St. Anthony's Medical Center is involved in making strides against breast cancer.

More information: cancer.org or at 1-800-227-2345