A music video for the Avon Foundation for Women #CheckYourself for Breast Cancer campaign is filmed in Los Angeles, Sept. 5, 2014.
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Are you wearing pink this October?

Updated

October is the time when everyone from football players to TV hosts wear pink, brands release pink products, free mammograms are given to women, and everyone comes together with one goal: to find a cure to Breast Cancer. 

Breast cancer is the second most common form of cancer, and affects about 1 in 8 women in the United States.

In honor of  Breast Cancer Awareness month, politicians from both sides of the aisle came together to honor the victims and survivors.

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Are you wearing pink this October?

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