Toni Braxton has finally spoken out about the breast cancer rumor that has been going around the web for the past week. The singer exclusively told Access Hollywood:
“There has been a rumor circulating that I have been diagnosed with breast cancer. After feeling something uncomfortable in my left breast, I went in for a screening. I was very fortunate that they did not find anything and I am in great health. However, I encourage women to take their annual tests and suggested precautions to prevent this disease that continues to affect so many women.” [SOURCE]
Toni is right ladies, according to African American Health, Breast cancer is the most common cancer diagnosis among African American women, and among women nationwide. African American women are more likely than white women to be diagnosed at later stages of the disease and are more likely to die from it.
RUMOR: RIHANNA DATING SHIA LaBEOUF?
According to Radio With A Twist, Rihanna is reportedly dating actor Shia LaBeouf. “It’s all the talk of the Indiana Jones 4 set,” a snitch dishes to news sources. Shia took Rihanna out on a romantic date at Kate Mantilini in Beverly Hills on Tuesday.
FOXY SAYS SHE IS SUFFERING AT RIKERS
A judge has rejected jailed rapper Foxy Brown’s lawsuit against the Corrections Department in New York for unlawful incarceration. The rapper, who was locked up for probation violations after allegedly lying to police about her identity and allegedly attacking a neighbor with her Blackerry phone, called her sentence “arbitrary” in court papers. Judge Melissa Jackson sent the Fox to jail last week, pending a Sept. 7 hearing. The pregnant rapper’s filing says she is “suffering greatly,” while at Rikers Island.