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Many women across the country will be ditching their skirts and -- and pulling on a pair of jeans to help battled breast cancer on Friday October 3.
Got involved with -- national denim day because I thought as a great vehicle in order to raise a great deal of money all in one day.
In a fun way to help.
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-- under Wilson of Grey's Anatomy and Tim Daly a private practice have been encouraging everyone to donate just five dollars and -- -- dot com.
Because they've both been touched by the disease.
I have had several members of my family.
Have to deal with many forms of cancer breast cancer predominantly.
But other cancers that have metastasized to other areas of the body.
And the one thing that I know officers to research is what is going to get us ahead.
With this fights.
I became involved.
Is because I have a dear friend who's fighting breast cancer at the moment and although I've seen a lot of people champion the cause for women.
I was particularly struck by the effect that it had on her husband.
And I thought it was time that men got involved in this issue.
Over the past twelve years -- day has raised more than seventy million dollars to fund breast cancer research.
What's very clear is that in breast cancer as well as and other cancers.
Individuals whose disease has detected early almost always survived their disease.
But when the disease has detected late.
Most people die -- disease.
The money is being used in part to develop a blood test for earlier detection for more information log on to denim -- dot com I'm Courtney Friel Fox News.
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