CHICAGO, October 23, 2007 — WGN Radio’s Dean Richards presents the 2007 edition of his annual breast cancer special this Sunday, October 28 from 12-3 p.m. on News/Talk 720 WGN Radio. This year’s program, entitled “Surviving Breast Cancer, Surviving Health Care”, examines the usual mix of the basics on fighting the disease, the latest research, incredible survivor stories, plus information on how to survive the health care system: choosing doctors, hospitals, insurance companies, pharmacies, and how to make sure you’re covered.
Richards will broadcast his special live from the Hard Rock Hotel Chicago, which is hosting the Pink Pajama Party to benefit the Breast Cancer Research Foundation on the evening of October 27.
Now in its 11th year, the live, three-hour town hall meeting will feature Dr. Leslie Mendoza Temple of Integrative Medicine, Dr. Leon Dragon of the Highland Park Kellogg Cancer Center, filmmaker Michael Moore, Governor Rod Blagojevich, Fran Drescher (former Nanny star and cancer survivor), Jaclyn Smith (former Charlie’s Angel’s Star), cancer survivor Rikki Lake, Jonny Immerman of Immerman’s Angels Cancer Survivors Match-up Program, breast cancer survivors and more. For more information, visit wgnradio.com.