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Ellen Pompeo Stands Up To Cancer

Ellen Pompeo Stands Up To Cancer

Ellen Pompeo keeps it chic in a Michael Kors jacket as she helps launch American Cancer Society‘s ”Choose You” campaign in NYC’s Times Square on Tuesday (May 4).

“1 in 3 women will get cancer and 50% of all cancer deaths could be prevented by early detection,” the 40-year-old Grey’s Anatomy actress shared. “I had to get involved because it’s such a common sense, simple thing. We have to eat right, exercise, and get early screenings. And stop smoking!”

Ellen added, “My daily schedule is quite hectic, but I have to put my health first in order to be the best mom and wife I can be” (She has a 7-month-old daughter Stella Ivery.)

FYI: Ellen is the daughter of a cancer survivor!

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  • karen

    Love her. Saw her in GMA & The View, I love her engagement in this campaign.
    Good job Ellen.

  • http://www.geeksdatingsite.com/ Linsey Loves

    She is pretty

  • http://twitter.com/KamyEllenPFan kamyellenpfan

    I’m so in love with Ellen, she’s beautiful inside & out. You can see she’s really invest in this campaign. She’s so sincere, she’s close of this cause so, she really means what she says.

  • MIEK

    AMAZING ELLEN
    GREAT CAUSE

    SHES WONDERFUL

  • gabs

    Beautiful lady.
    Hope her show stays on for a long time.

  • MARINA

    She’s gorgeous. Love her, she’s so down to earth.

  • is she okay?

    Ellen looks very bloated but only from the chin up. I hope she is not ill.

  • http://www.dlisted.com LaLaLand

    Can this woman get no actual work outside Greys ?
    What a mediawhore. Greys must be doing really badly.

  • Liz

    @LaLaLand: Are you stupid or what? (don’t answer, we all already know). She promotes a campaign against CANCER!

  • http://www.justjared.com Jessica

    @LaLaLand: you’re stupid, she’s campaigning against cancer! Get a life!

    Ellen is so generous, its so great , I really am inspired by her!

  • DT

    Shes gorgeous and what a lovely amazing cause. thanks Ellen

  • Julia

    Love her! She is so stunning and standing up for a great cause!

  • Amanda

    I met her! She was a total doll, so sweet and kind. She took the time to come over and take a picture and say hi even though she had to rush over here. Such a lovely women and her “crew” had nothing but wonderful things to say about her. She looks even more gorgeous in real life. I watched her during this conference and it was wonderful to hear her speak so passionately about such a great cause!

    Love you Ellen!

  • offtheproperty

    that is what a sk an k looks like

  • Merisi

    Really good choice Ellen.

  • Selena

    Love her, I love that she’s using a popularity for such a cause.

  • http://geeksdatingsite.com Lynda Lohan

    I like her

  • Call Jenny (fed up husband)

    How do celebrity moms get back into shape so quickly after giving birth? I know women with three year old kids who are still fat and still blame the baby weight. This is why new fathers cheat. Fat new mothers are lazy and sloppy and don’t care anymore once they have children.

  • GAFAN

    Shes perfect

  • GAFAN

    thank you for supporting such a GREAT cause Ellen you are truly Amazing.

  • Suzi

    Love that jacket and I love her. A very good cause she is promoting.

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