The MD Anderson Regional Care Center in Sugar Land will recognize Breast Cancer Awareness Month by lighting the Plaza and fountain in Sugar Land Town Square pink Saturday, October 1 from 7-10 p.m. during the free Fort Bend Symphony Orchestra performance.
MD Anderson physicians and staff will be on hand during the event to pass out free educational materials and pink glow necklaces to spread the light of breast cancer awareness and hope.
According to the American Cancer Society, breast cancer is one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers in women. In 2010 an estimated 207,090 new breast cancer cases occurred in women in the United States, and about 2,000 new breast cancer cases in men.
To learn more about the MD Anderson Regional Care Center visit www.MDAnderson.org/SugarLand.