May. 7, 2016
Zumba dance featured in 2016 making strides against breast cancer Houston .
More than six thousand participants took part at the 16th American cancer society Making strides against Breast cancer raising close $ 400 ,000 at the close of the event , with the goal of reaching half a million dollars at the end of the year 2016. MD Anderson cancer center of Houston was present , giving away free educational resources one of which gave five ways to lower breast cancer , including 1staying lean after menopause , 2 Getting active , sit less,3 Avoid alcohol , 4 Choose to breast fed 5 Talking with your doctor . They belief women age 40 or older should get a mammogram and clinical breast exam every year.
Kacee of inner me studios led the participants to a series of pre -walk Zumba work outs .
A band at the start station played as the partipants walked past the start line after the national anthem was played . www.MakingstridesWalk.org DR AKWO THOMPSON NTUBA