Allyn Rose

  • Miss DC falls short after raising cancer awareness

    1/13/13 7:47 AM Comment

    Miss District of Columbia Allyn Rose made headlines by announcing plans to undergo a preventive double mastectomy after the competition to reduce her risk of breast cancer, the disease that killed her mother, grandmother and great aunt.

  • Miss D.C. Allyn Rose pursuing double mastectomy after Miss America pageant

    1/11/13 11:26 PM Comment

    The 24-year-old Miss D.C. plans to undergo a double mastectomy after she struts in a bikini and flaunts her roller skating talent. She is removing both breasts as a preventive measure to reduce her chances of developing the disease that killed her mother, grandmother and great aunt.