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Can You Reduce Your Risk of Breast Cancer?

We hear it all the time?lose weight for your health. Few people however, realize the extent to which this is critical to their physical well-being and ultimately their life expectancy.

Naural Self-Defense Against Breast Cancer - Learning to Cope Successfully with Organochlorine Pollut

What are organochlorines?Organochlorines are chemicals found in some herbicides and pesticides, in chlorine bleach and most chemical disinfectants, and many plastics, especially PVC (polyvinylchloride).Organochlorines are implicated in causing and promoting breast cancer because they mutate genes and they cause breast cells to become more receptive to a cancer-promoting chemical called estradiol.

Breast Cancer The Cure

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Antiperspirants And Breast Cancer

Most underarm antiperspirants contain as the active ingredient, Aluminium Chlorohydrate, as you will probably remember there has been controversy about Aluminium, since the 1950's when it was a popular metal used for making cooking pots, Saucepans and Fry Pans and that it could be one of the contributing factors to Alzheimer's, now we have another problem that could also be related to Aluminium, Breast Cancer.Research shows that one of the leading causes of Breast Cancer could be the use of antiperspirants.

Gift Giving for Breast Cancer Patients and Their Families

Did you know that each year, 182,000 women are diagnosed with breast cancer and 43,300 die? One woman in eight either has or will develop breast cancer in her lifetime. In addition, 1,600 men will be diagnosed with breast cancer and 400 will die this year.

Fourteen Simple Things You Can Do To Reduce Your Risk for Breast Cancer

1. Increase your consumption of fresh, organic fruits and vegetables.

The News You Dont Want To Hear: Youve Got Breast Cancer

For many people being told that they have cancer is one ofthe most stressful times in their lives. Just as we think wehave everything under control, something comes along thatcan shatter even the strongest of wills.


There it is again. I muttered to myself, frustrated as I washed my arm.

Breast Cancer Statistics - How Breast Cancer Survival Rates Increased 50%

Breast cancer statistics show that over 1.2 million persons will be diagnosed with breast cancer worldwide this year, according to the World Health Organization.

The Insidiousness of Breast Cancer and Its Current Treatment

In our modern world, the benefits that today's manufacturing and agricultural activities have brought us is more than painfully offset by the damage to our personal health and wellness. During the course of our daily lives, we are continually exposed to common household products such as detergents, insulation, fabric treatments, flame retardants, cosmetics, paints, upholstery preservatives, and coatings for electronic equipment.

Passive Smokers Can Get Breast Cancer! Learn How?

US scientists have claimed that secondhand smokers are at higher risk of Breast Cancer. Earlier, their research also led to them to the conclusion that young women smokers are more likely to get addicted to smoking than young men.

Breast Cancer Screening

Breast cancer is the second most common cancer women face second only to lung cancer, however it is the most feared cancer or disease for most women. It occurs in about 12% of women who will live to the age of 90.

New Hope to Prevent Breast Cancer: What Every Woman Needs to Know

In March, 2005, a major nutritional breakthrough in the fight against breast cancer was announced by U.S.

Breast Cancer Detection Unit for the Home

Detecting Breast Cancer early is a key step in protecting yourself from the dire consequences and risk of breast cancer. There is now some new technology using Infrared to help you do self-examinations in the privacy of your own home.

Breast Cancer for Beginners

IntroductionBecause of the social changes, which has brought increased number of workingwoman and hence delayed childbearing, there has been a steep rise in the number of breast cancer patients in the last few decades. But as the incidence of the patients has risen so has raised the modality of treatments and the success rates.

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Orlando Sentinel

24-year-old breast cancer patient shares message: Young women at risk, too
Orlando Sentinel
Of the more than 250,000 women who get breast cancer each year, about 12,000 are under age 40, according to the Young Survival Coalition. Still, breast cancer is the most common cancer among women ages 15 to 39, said Carol DeSantis, Director of Breast ...

Medical Xpress

Targeted radiotherapy for breast cancer offers good quality of life ...
EurekAlert (press release)
Quality of life for women treated with a more targeted radiotherapy treatment -- called accelerated partial breast irradiation -- is at least as good as quality of life for women treated with standard radiotherapy, according to research presented at ...
Targeted radiotherapy for breast cancer offers good quality of life and fewer side effectsMedical Xpress

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The Japan Times

Japan breast cancer survivor designs underwear to help others cope with the disease
The Japan Times
She also found it difficult to purchase suitable underwear, with items for breast cancer patients only available online, meaning she could not try them on beforehand. The items she did purchase were not comfortable, she recalled. “I thought there may ...
Breast cancer survivor designs underwear to help othersKyodo News Plus
Breast cancer survivor designs underwear to help othersThe Mainichi

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Reader's Digest

When You Have Your First Drink Could Determine Your Breast ...
Reader's Digest
Depending on how old you were when you knocked back your first drink—and how you drink now—could dramatically impact your risk of developing breast cancer.
Alcohol Consumption Directly Linked to Breast Cancer in Woman, Age and Quantity Play Major FactorsLatestLY

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Swim Marathon to Fight Breast Cancer
The Artemis Project is a program that has worked to end breast cancer. Basically, they are working to help fund vaccine trials for preventing breast cancer by 2020. This is the eighth year the team has participated in the fundraising campaign to raise ...

Mother Jones

Do Countries That Drink Less Have Less Breast Cancer?
Mother Jones
Earlier this month, I published a story looking at the link between alcohol consumption and cancer. The science in this area is pretty clear: Alcohol is implicated in about five percent of all cancer cases, and 15 percent of all breast cancers. The ...

Giuliana Rancic Recalls the Decision to Reveal Her Breast Cancer ...
"It was hard to come to the decision to share my story," E! host Giuliana Rancic, now seven years cancer free, tells PEOPLE.

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Komen Race honors breast cancer survivors
Those who spent time in downtown Savannah Saturday probably saw a lot of pink. The 2018 Komen Savannah Race for the Cure was held in Ellis Square. It's a race that raises money to support breast cancer prevention and treatment. Breast cancer survivors ...

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Role of PARP Inhibitors in Breast Cancer Continues to Be Refined
In January 2018, the FDA approved olaparib (Lynparza) for the treatment of patients with germline BRCA-positive, HER2-negative metastatic breast cancer who have previously received chemotherapy. The approval was based on the results from the phase III ...

Pink Ribbon Society accepting nominations for 2019 Pink Ribbon Society Breast Cancer Survivors' Calendar
Pink Ribbon Society is looking for Calendar Girls or Guys. If you know an individual who is a breast cancer survivor and would make a great role model for others diagnosed with breast cancer, nominate them to appear in the 2019 Breast Cancer Survivors ...

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