“Fit for the Cure” events support breast cancer research

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in American women age 40-59, and it accounts for nearly 1 in 3 cancers diagnosed in the U.S. Research also shows 8 out of 10 women are wearing the wrong sized bra.

Lingerie manufacturer Wacoal is once again hosting "Fit for the Cure" events across the country to raise money for research.

You'll be able get a free bra fitting from a Wacoal fit specialist, and in turn, $2 will be donated to Susan G. Komen to benefit breast cancer research and community health problems.

There's two local Fit for the Cure events lined up:

  • Thursday, 10/6 at Von Maur/Greenwood Park from 10am-8pm
  • Friday, 10/7 at Von Maur/Castleton Square Place from 10am-8pm

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