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Dating Back to 1985 this national campaign aims to raise awareness about the dangers of breast cancer. The focus is on promoting the significance of early detection and advocating for timely high-quality care. Join our MNN Community Members as they share stories and more. 

Join us Sunday, October 22 starting at 1 PM and Wednesday, October 25 starting at 7 PM on MNN HD (Spectrum 1993)

Public Health America hosted by Dr. William Latimer is a weekly program produced by Bronxnet in partnership with Mercy College. Public Health America speaks with experts from an array of specialties across the liberal arts and health professions. In this episode Dr. Latimer discusses breast cancer outcome disparities, the importance of early breast cancer screening and more. Joining him in this discussion is  Dr. Evelyn Taiwo, an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Weill Cornell Medicine and Attending Physician at New York Presbyterian-Brooklyn Methodist Hospital. Join us for this informative conversation.

Sunday 1PM / Wednesday 7PM 

Public Health America airs on MNN’s Bronx Hour programming block Wednesdays at 1PM on MNN HD

I Am Not Cancer is a program produced at public access station PCTV and hosted by Carol Rickard, LCSW. She is an award winning author, TV host and stage III cancer survivor. Carol knows first hand how life can suddenly change and why it’s important to have the right tools and strategies to help. On this episode we meet Joanne Smith-Tavener, a breast cancer survivor who shares how she was able to move from feeling like a victim to taking control of her health, mind and life. Don’t miss this inspiring program. 

Sunday 1:30PM / Wednesday 7:30PM 

I Am Not Cancer is a special program. For additional times please visit 

Lucia’s Vegan Lifestyle is a show dedicated to helping you enjoy an all-around vegan lifestyle. In this episode Lucia shares her experiences navigating her own breast cancer diagnosis and introduces us to Dr. Kristie Funk. Dr. Funk is a board certified breast cancer surgeon and co-founder of The Pink Lotus Breast Center. They discuss how to reduce cancer risks, make treatment choices and optimize outcomes. Tune in for this important conversation.

Sunday 2PM / Wednesday 8PM 

Lucia’s Vegan Lifestyle airs every other Tuesday at 8:30 PM on MNN Lifestyle