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Hospital Staff Boogies to Promote Cancer Awareness

 - Nov 20, 2009   Updated: Aug 16 2011
References: takepart & huffingtonpost
To help raise awareness for breast cancer, the entire staff of Providence St. Vincent Medical Center in Portland Oregon slipped on pink gloves and did a little 'pink glove dance' to Jay Sean's 'Down.'

This has caused a bit of controversy in light of the new cancer exam recommendations released this week that shift the initial exam age from 40 to 50. Nevertheless, watching the video will provide a feel-good moment. You can worry about controversies later.

Implications - The staff of Providence St. Vincent Medical Center in Portland, Oregon had an innovative idea to promote cancer awareness and they executed it perfectly.