Buddy Check

  • Buddy Check 25: Year of Pink

    It's a bold wardrobe move for a Mapleton woman, and it's all in the name of raising money for breast cancer research.

  • Buddy Check 25

    WEEK, Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Methodist Medical Center, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center and Proctor Hospital are proud to bring you Buddy Check 25 as part of their continuing commitment to the health of women in Central Illinois.

  • Traveling Quilt Brings Hope

    It's Monday, October 25th, so it's time for our next buddy check 25 report, the story of the traveling quilt.

  • Local Women Giddyup Against Cancer

    Made up mostly of breast cancer survivors, 'WOAH' held a weekend-long clinic in Delevan, centered on horsemanship. All proceeds go to breast cancer research

  • Breast Cancer Services Expanding in Central Illinois

    Friday is National Mammography Day, and heads at Peoria's Susan G. Komen for the Cure affiliate announced options for women looking to maintain their breast health are expanding.

  • Getting Ready for Race for the Cure

    It's the 25th of the month and time for your buddy check reminder: Make an appointment for a clinical exam and mammogram, do your breast self-exam and remind a friend to do the same.

  • Peoria Ride for the Cure Changes

    Motorcycle riders who want to rev their engines for this year's Ride for the Cure in Peoria need to mark their calendars for a new date.

  • The Importance of Breast Self-Exam

    It's the 25th of the month, .the day we ask you to do your breast self–exam and remind a buddy to do theirs as well. In our Buddy Check 25 report, Gina Morss sits down with a Washington woman who beat breast cancer, but says she might have found it sooner had she known the best way to do her self–exam.

  • Follow Your Instincts: Buddy Check

    No one knows your body better than you do. But, do you follow your gut instincts about your health? In this month's Buddy Check 25 report, News 25's Gina Morss introduces us to one woman who says it's important to speak openly to your doctor about knowing what's normal for you.

  • Georgia Little Knows the Importance of Getting Screened

    It is the 25th of the month and time for Buddy Check. Doctors say women and even some men should begin annual mammograms at age 40.