Call to health
Actress Ellen Pompeo encourages women to make their own health a priority to prevent cancerentertainment Updated: May 06, 2010 02:05 IST
Actress Ellen Pompeo, star of the TV show Grey’s Anatomy, is stepping beyond her surgeon’s role in the hit medical drama to encourage women to make their own health a priority to prevent cancer. The disease affects one in three women in the United States. Pompeo, a new mother and the daughter of a cancer survivor, said that women are vital to battling and stopping the illness.