Actress and breast cancer survivor Christina Applegate publicly offered her support to E! News host Giuliana Rancic, who this week revealed she is battling the disease. "I'm here for her. I know that journey so well, how that feels (to get) that phone call,” Applegate told E! News.

Today’s news on breast cancer and Breast Cancer Awareness Month.


- Actress and breast cancer survivor Christina Applegate publicly offered her support to E! News host Giuliana Rancic, who this week revealed she is battling the disease. "I'm here for her. I know that journey so well, how that feels (to get) that phone call,” Applegate told E! News.


- Breast Cancer Awareness Month is an around-the-world campaign, and as India observes the month, doctors there reported that they expect the disease to worsen – a lot – by 2015. Breast cancer rates in the country are relatively low right now, but PK Julka of the All India institute of Medical Sciences said the rates will double because of a variety of reasons.


Compiled by GateHouse News Service