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Welcome to The Augusta Chronicle's We Think Pink in Augusta website! Here you'll find inspiring stories of cancer survivors and information on resources and events throughout the area.

Each year, The Augusta Chronicle works to raise awareness of the fight against breast cancer with a visual show of support in our annual "pink" paper edition on October 1. Yes, it's actually pink!

We hope you'll join us in the support of this important cause!

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Brave little girl talks about her cancer diagnosis and treatment

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Faces of Survival: Ann Coupal, Mildred Akins & Gail Ferguson

Sisters Ann Coupal and Gail Ferguson and their mother Mildred Akins are now proud members of a survivors club.

Miracle Mile raises money for breast cancer screenings

Walkers participated in Saturday's 11th annual Miracle Mile to raise money for University Hospital's Breast Health Center and the Mobile Mammography Unit.

GHSU studies method of starving breast cancer cells

Researchers at Georgia Health Sciences University might have come up with a cleaner way to get rid of a breast cancer tumor: starve it to death.

Faces of Survival: Susan Schepens

A career in the medical field helped Susan Schepens, 58, through her breast cancer diagnosis and treatment.

Faces Of Survival: Jenna Griner

Early detection of a lump in her breast allowed Jenna Griner time to chose between several options her doctor proposed.

GHSU surgery resident works to spread breast cancer awareness among young women

Everything said the lump in her left breast was not cancer. Dr. Alicia Huff was only 25 years old in 2009 and just entering her fourth year at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in Suwanee, Ga. A mammogram and ultrasound both said it was benign. And it was painful, which is not typical of breast cancer. 
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