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Breast cancer patients will now see pink ribbon in Legacy operating room The Columbian
Tamira Hite hopes the ribbon can make a difference for women just like herself.
Managing Adverse Events of Breast Cancer with Your Oncology Nurse Curetoday.com
Debu Tripathy, M.D., the editor in chief of CURE®, recently sat down at the Miami Breast Cancer Conference to discuss the importance of oncology nurses in ...
NYU open-sources breast cancer screening model trained on over 200,000 mammography exams - VentureBeat
NYU open-sources breast cancer screening model trained on over 200,000 mammography exams VentureBeat
Researchers at NYU have open-sourced a machine learning model they say can predict tumor malignancy in breasts with high accuracy.
Sue and Stu both fight breast cancer 69News WFMZ-TV
Here's the story of one husband and wife who battled breast cancer side-by-side, and won!
Woman joyfully celebrates after all-clear from breast cancer KGO-TV
Lakesha Ball celebrated the end of her cancer treatments by passionately ringing the "Hope Bell."
Study in mice examines impact of reused cooking oil on breast cancer progression Medical Xpress
A new study in mice suggests that consuming the chemical compounds found in thermally abused cooking oil may trigger genetic changes that promote the ...
AI trained on more than 1M medical images accurately detects breast cancer Radiology Business
Researchers have developed a new convolutional neural network (CNN) that can predict the presence of breast cancer with the accuracy of an experienced ...
Breast Cancer Support Group heads Haum for meditation session The Park Record
The women's breast cancer support group facilitated by Parkite Deb DeKoff, a survivor and research advocate for the Huntsman Cancer Institute, is going ...
Genomic Test Reduces Costs for Some Breast Cancer Patients AJMC.com Managed Markets Network
Patients with high-risk breast cancer may be able to avoid chemotherapy and ultimately save a significant amount of money with a genomic test.
JILL'S JOURNEY: Breast cancer survivor grows hair for six years to donate kwwl.com
WATERLOO, Iowa (KWWL) – They're the three words no one ever wants to hear: 'You have cancer.' Yet, one in every eight women in the United States will be ...
FDA approves first immunotherapy regimen for breast cancer CNN
The US Food and Drug Administration granted its first approval to an immunotherapy regimen for breast cancer, the agency announced Friday. The drug ...
THC versus Breast Cancer Project CBD
Comparing the antitumoral activity of single-molecule THC and whole plant cannabis.
Breast Cancer Isn't Funny, But Humor Can Heal Curetoday.com
Breast cancer. What do you think of when you hear or read those words? Do you feel sadness, anger, frustration, fear, worry, dread? Perhaps you felt several of ...
News of Note—Genetic clues to cardiomyopathy; targeting aggressive breast cancer FierceBiotech
The past week's biotech discoveries included eight gene mutations that contribute to cardiomyopathy; an enzyme that promotes the proliferation of an ...
Discovery may lead to precision-based strategy for triple negative breast cancer: Promising nanotechnology approach for treatment of aggressive form of disease - Science Daily
Discovery may lead to precision-based strategy for triple negative breast cancer: Promising nanotechnology approach for treatment of aggressive form of disease Science Daily
A researcher in the Vera Bradley Foundation Center for Breast Cancer Research at the Indiana University School of Medicine, working in collaboration with ...
Breast cancer: Does stress fuel its spread? Medical News Today
A new study from Switzerland shows how stress can act on breast cancer tumors, supporting their spread and diversification and making them harder to treat.
New Study Says Breast Cancer Is 11 Different Diseases, Allowing Researchers To Predict Relapse - Forbes
New Study Says Breast Cancer Is 11 Different Diseases, Allowing Researchers To Predict Relapse Forbes
New research published in the journal Nature shows that breast cancer is 11 genetically distinct diseases, and each has a different prognosis and chance of ...
Breast cancer risk tied to DDT varies by exposure timing Reuters
(Reuters Health) - The once-common pesticide DDT has long been linked to an increased risk of breast cancer. Now, research suggests that women's age at first ...
Finger-Mounted Optical Probe Designed to Improve Breast Cancer Removal Photonics.com
Researchers have developed a wearable probe that enhances the sense of touch by imaging and quantifying the stiffness and elasticity of biological tis.
Scientists may have found a way to tell if breast cancer will return Boston 25 News
The genetic and molecular makeup of breast tumors holds clues to how a woman's disease could progress, including the likelihood of it coming back after ...
Tulsa woman battling stage IV breast cancer searching for her emotional support dog KTUL
TULSA, Okla. (KTUL) -- A Tulsa woman battling stage IV breast cancer is searching for her emotional support dog. She said she lost her after she slipped ...
Molecular patterns could indicate whether breast cancer returns, study finds - Atlanta Journal Constitution
Molecular patterns could indicate whether breast cancer returns, study finds Atlanta Journal Constitution
The genetic and molecular makeup of breast tumors holds clues to how a woman's disease could progress, including the likelihood of it coming back after ...
Male breast cancer survivor works to raise awareness Chron
After Ronnie Pace went to the doctor for a nagging cough in 2013, a series of tests revealed the shocking news that he had male breast cancer. Now nearly six ...
Fargo breast cancer doctors aim to debunk documentary at film... Duluth News Tribune
FARGO — The claims are explosive: Mammograms subject women to ionizing radiation in amounts equal to 100 chest X-rays, and they actually cause breast ...
Can Breast Cancer Be Treated Without Surgery? The Wall Street Journal
Breast-cancer patients are joining trials to see if they can skip surgery altogether—a less-invasive approach that would be a milestone in treatment.
The first-ever Pink by the Bay planned for breast cancer awareness GreaterBayShore
Pink by the Bay on the South Shore is planned to coincide with National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which also takes place in October.
New gene hunt reveals potential breast cancer treatment target Science Daily
Researchers have developed a way to discover elusive cancer-promoting genes, already identifying one that appears to promote aggressive breast cancers.
Immunotherapy breast cancer treatment offering hope WHAS11.com
Louisville doctors have been using the immunotherapy drug in trials since October for women with late-stage triple negative breast cancer.
Political Roundup: Area senators seek support for Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester - Monroe County Post
Political Roundup: Area senators seek support for Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester Monroe County Post
Sen. Pam Helming and fellow area Republican senators join forces for funds in state budget.
Aggressive Breast Cancer Responds to New Drug WebMD
In the clinical trial of the new drug, sacituzumab govitecan, about a third of the patients responded to treatment and the effect lasted up to eight months.
Immunotherapy Approved For Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Longevity LIVE
According to oncologist Jame Abrahams, MD, immunotherapy could now be an option for some women who have triple negative metastatic breast cancer.
'More Than Pink Gala' raises donations for fight against breast cancer WDJT
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- Several big wigs were in downtown Milwaukee on Wednesday evening. It was part of Komen Wisconsin's fight against breast cancer.
Treatment offers alternative for some breast cancer patients Chattanooga Times Free Press
Eleanor Adicks was convinced a better treatment option was out there when she was diagnosed with breast cancer, but first she had to find it.
With Breast Cancer, It's Always "A Million Little Things" Curetoday.com
There's a late-night television series I enjoy watching called A Million Little Things. The show deals with various friendships and the challenges they face. I'm not ...
Sioux Falls Mother's Day Brunch to benefit breast cancer patients KSFY
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The Sioux Falls Convention Center will host a brand new Mother's Day brunch on Sunday, May 12th from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM. Tickets ...
Angiosarcoma observed in 1 in 1,000 patients after radiotherapy for breast cancer Healio
About 1 in 1000 patients with breast cancer who underwent radiotherapy later developed radiotherapy-associated angiosarcoma, a serious complication for ...
This Mom Got Diagnosed With Breast Cancer 1 Week After Finding Out She Was Pregnant POPSUGAR
Warning: Major 9 Months With Courteney Cox spoilers ahead! Lauren Perfors — a 33-year-old woman from Denver — was overjoyed when she found out she.
Insecticide Linked to Increased Breast Cancer Risk -- 40 Years After Exposure Truthout
Researchers found DDT exposure before puberty may have increased the breast cancer risk for women in their 50's.
Background parenchymal enhancement on MRI predicts risk for invasive breast cancer Healio
Background parenchymal enhancement observed on breast MRI appeared to be strongly predictive of risk for breast cancer, regardless of breast density, ...
Nurses Are Key in Managing Adverse Events in Breast Cancer www.oncnursingnews.com/
Oncology nurses are key players when it comes to managing adverse events (AEs) for patients with breast cancer, explained Debu Tripathy, MD, professor and ...
First-Ever Immunotherapy Approved to Treat Metastatic ‘Triple-Negative’ Breast Cancer - Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic
First-Ever Immunotherapy Approved to Treat Metastatic ‘Triple-Negative’ Breast Cancer Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic
About 15 percent of breast cancers are diagnosed as triple negative — an aggressive form of the disease. Now, the FDA has approved the first-ever combination ...
Diabetes tied to risk for more advanced, aggressive breast cancer Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Women with diabetes are more likely than those without the disease to be diagnosed with a more advanced and difficult to treat form of breast ...
NYU Winthrop Earns Distinction as First Breast Cancer Surgery Hidden Scar® Center of Excellence on Long Island - Benzinga
NYU Winthrop Earns Distinction as First Breast Cancer Surgery Hidden Scar® Center of Excellence on Long Island Benzinga
MINEOLA, N.Y., March 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In a breakthrough for Long Island women diagnosed with breast cancer, NYU Winthrop Hospital today ...
Doctors Kept Dismissing My Back Pain—Until I Was Finally Diagnosed With Terminal Cancer - Health.com
Doctors Kept Dismissing My Back Pain—Until I Was Finally Diagnosed With Terminal Cancer Health.com
Doctors brushed off Tori Geib's chronic back pain and insisted it was caused by job stress, then depression. Finally, the real diagnosis emerged: she.
Cape Cod sisters overcome the odds, beat breast cancer Boston Herald
Liz Ellis said she feels “lucky” to have been diagnosed with breast cancer — it may have saved the lives of her two sisters, Katie Paquin and Christine Leary.
Drug could alleviate side effects of chemo for breast cancer patients - Stanford Medical Center Report
Drug could alleviate side effects of chemo for breast cancer patients Stanford Medical Center Report
Stanford researchers have found a way to predict who will suffer heart problems from a common breast-cancer drug, as well as identified an FDA-approved ...
Many Families With High Breast Cancer Risk Await a Genetic Explanation - The Crux - Discover Magazine
Many Families With High Breast Cancer Risk Await a Genetic Explanation - The Crux Discover Magazine
Since finding BRCA1, the first gene tied to breast cancer risk, 100 others have turned up. Yet many predisposed families don't have clear explanations.
Repurposing older drugs could raise new hope for breast cancer treatment UChicago News
An estimated 15 to 20 percent of all breast cancer patients are “triple negative,” meaning women lack three crucial treatment targets—the estrogen receptor, the ...
Breast Cancer Fundraiser to Celebrate Nonprofit's 20 Years in Arlington ARLnow
A charity fund raising money for local cancer patients' medical needs is hosting its 20th annual fundraising night in Arlington next month. The Sharon McGowan.
Vancouver tattoo artist restores areolas for breast cancer patients The Columbian
If Lina Anderson has done her job well, you won't quite be able to notice.
Diabetes Drugs May Help Women with Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Healthline
A new study reported that two drugs that have been used to treat other diseases for decades might help improve outcomes in people with triple-negative breast ...
New weapon against breast cancer | UDaily UDaily
Light-triggered therapies work better together than separately against triple-negative breast cancer.
Many Middle-Aged Women Unaware of Breast Cancer, Alcohol Link Healthline
There's a link between alcohol consumption and breast cancer risk. And the risk of breast cancer increases with age. However, some middle-aged women are ...
FDA Approves Immunotherapy Drug for Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Healthline
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recently granted accelerated approval to the first immunotherapy treatment for breast cancer. It combines the drug ...
Cynthia Newsome shares details of her new battle with breast cancer KSHB
Cynthia Newsome thought she had beaten breast cancer years ago. Now it has recurred.
Fayetteville woman with breast cancer gets surprise trip to Disney thanks to her co-workers - WTVD-TV
Fayetteville woman with breast cancer gets surprise trip to Disney thanks to her co-workers WTVD-TV
The words "I'm going to Disney World" are usually shouted by the NFL MVP following a Superbowl or Championship win. On Monday, they were uttered by ...
Local yoga class raises money for Metastatic Breast Cancer 40/29tv Fort Smith/Fayetteville
Local yoga class raises money for Metastatic Breast Cancer.
Effective breast cancer combination therapy targeting BACH1 and mitochondrial metabolism - Nature.com
Effective breast cancer combination therapy targeting BACH1 and mitochondrial metabolism Nature.com
Mitochondrial metabolism is an attractive target for cancer therapy. Reprogramming metabolic pathways could improve the ability of metabolic inhibitors to ...
Portable fluorometer detects breast cancer cells physicsworld.com
A portable fluorometer designed to detect fluorescence emitted from labelled cancer cells has been successfully validated by researchers at the University of ...
TMIST PI Pisano: “Are we further reducing breast cancer mortality the more intensively we screen?” - The Cancer Letter Publications
TMIST PI Pisano: “Are we further reducing breast cancer mortality the more intensively we screen?” The Cancer Letter Publications
The Tomosynthesis Mammographic Imaging Screening Trial, a massive randomized trial of early detection, is asking an important question: Is digital breast ...
Martinsville Mayor Shannon Kohl says she has breast cancer WRTV Indianapolis
MARTINSVILLE — Martinsville Mayor Shannon Kohl tells RTV6 she has been diagnosed with breast cancer. “It's not something anyone ever wants to hear or ...
Tre Jones wearing customized Kyrie 5's in honor of his mom 247Sports
Duke starting point guard Tre Jones is wearing customized Kyrie 5's in honor of his mom, Debbie, who is fighting breast cancer, the team announced prior to the ...
Breast Cancer's Spread Promoted by Glucocorticoids Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News
In breast cancer, increased glucocorticoid receptor activity increases cancer cell heterogeneity and metastasis, substantiating a perceived link between cancer ...
Hamilton hospital using tests to predict radiation outcomes for breast cancer patients - WKRC TV Cincinnati
Hamilton hospital using tests to predict radiation outcomes for breast cancer patients WKRC TV Cincinnati
HAMILTON, Ohio (WKRC) - A new test that is almost like something out of science fiction is now in use by doctors at Fort Hamilton Hospital, and it may help ...
Some Patients With Breast Cancer Can Avoid Chemo AJMC.com Managed Markets Network
PET scans may identify which patients with a type of HER2-positive breast cancer might benefit most from targeted agents alone and can be spared ...
Biologic Age Associated With Breast Cancer Risk AJMC.com Managed Markets Network
Scientists at the National Institutes of Health have recently found that biologic age, or a DNA-based estimate of a person's age, is associated with future ...
Genetic testing for all breast cancer patients? A specialist's view STAT
Dr. Laura Esserman, a breast cancer surgeon at UCSF, has challeneged conventional wisdom on screening. She shares her ideas on genetic testing.
FDA Approves 1st Immunotherapy Breast Cancer Drug WebMD
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has given its blessing to the first immunotherapy regimen for breast cancer. The combination of immunotherapy ...
Samantha Harris talks about her journey with breast cancer and new book ‘Your Healthiest Healthy’ - WGN TV Chicago
Samantha Harris talks about her journey with breast cancer and new book ‘Your Healthiest Healthy’ WGN TV Chicago
Samantha Harris co-hosted Dancing with the Stars for eight seasons, garnering two Emmy nominations, and served as a correspondent and weekend anchor on ...
Number of Pregnancies Influences Breast Cancer Risk for Women with BRCA Mutations - Columbia University
Number of Pregnancies Influences Breast Cancer Risk for Women with BRCA Mutations Columbia University
Researchers at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health and the Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale in Paris confirm the ...
Study suggest more than 300000 breast cancer deaths averted Frederick News Post
When a woman comes in for a mammogram at Frederick Memorial Hospital-Crestwood, she is given a cotton-candy pink foam sheet. The foam sheet then goes ...
Miley Cyrus, Rita Wilson, and Kate Hudson Get Surprisingly Candid About Breast Cancer Vanity Fair
I've been saying my generation won't take cancer for an answer,” Cyrus said as she performed at the Women's Cancer Research Fund's annual gala Thursday.
Intraoperative radiotherapy viable for certain patients with breast cancer Healio
MIAMI — Intraoperative radiotherapy remains a viable option for patients with low-risk breast cancer, according to a presenter at Miami Breast Cancer ...
Breast Cancer Diagnostic Archives TechnoBleak
Breast Cancer Diagnostic Market is ready to Grow Globally with Phenomenal Trend Diversity Between 2018 to 2026. Increase in incidence of breast cancer ...
Urge LaMalfa to support breast cancer research Red Bluff Daily News
Editor: I am writing this letter to urge your readers to contact Rep. Doug LaMalfa and ask him to once again support the Department of Defense peer-reviewed ...
Boston bakeries to help raise money for breast cancer research bake Magazine
In 2019, Boston Bakes for Breast Cancer will be celebrating its 20th anniversary of raising funds for breast cancer research. This annual event in and around ...
PET scans show biomarkers could spare some breast cancer patients from chemotherapy: De-escalation of treatment strategies aims to minimize toxicity while maintaining efficacy - Science Daily
PET scans show biomarkers could spare some breast cancer patients from chemotherapy: De-escalation of treatment strategies aims to minimize toxicity while maintaining efficacy Science Daily
In an effort to further individualize therapy and avoid over-treating patients, researchers report a new study using PET scans has identified a biomarker that may ...
Breast cancer: Robotic surgery safety, efficacy still unproven, FDA says Asbury Park Press
Breast cancer patients facing mastectomies should be cautious before agreeing to robotic surgery, federal regulators say, noting the procedure hasn't been ...
Treating triple-negative breast cancer by repurposing old drugs for diabetes and rare blood disorder - FierceBiotech
Treating triple-negative breast cancer by repurposing old drugs for diabetes and rare blood disorder FierceBiotech
Triple-negative breast cancer patients lack three common markers, which makes their tumors unresponsive to targeted therapies. A team led by University of ...
Genetic factors influence breast cancer risk after radiotherapy for Hodgkin lymphoma Healio
Genetic factors influence the risk for breast cancer in women who received radiotherapy for Hodgkin lymphoma, according to results of a case-only analysis ...
UK breast cancer death rates falling fastest in 'big six' of Europe The Guardian
Study says women aged 50-69 most likely to benefit, while those aged 70-79 will gain least.
Novel Agents May Challenge Standard Therapy in Advanced HER2+ Breast Cancer Targeted Oncology
The treatment paradigm for HER2-positive breast cancer may be reshaped over the next several years, as head-to-head studies comparing new agents to the ...
Subcutaneous Herceptin Combo Therapy for Certain Breast Cancer Patients Granted FDA Approval - Pharmacy Times
Subcutaneous Herceptin Combo Therapy for Certain Breast Cancer Patients Granted FDA Approval Pharmacy Times
Trastuzumab and hyaluronidase-oysk (Herceptin Hylecta, Genentech) is indicated for subcutaneous administration in certain patients with HER2-positive early ...
To treat breast cancer fatigue, soybean oil beats fish oil Futurity: Research News
"Our study confirms that the benefits of fish oil have been overstated..."
Axillary Radiation Effective Approach in Early Breast Cancer Clinical Oncology News
For patients with clinically node-negative, early-stage breast cancer detected in the sentinel lymph node biopsy, axillary radiation delivers 10-year outcomes that ...
Costly breast cancer treatment delayed for women with high-deductible insurance plans, study finds - Philly.com
Costly breast cancer treatment delayed for women with high-deductible insurance plans, study finds Philly.com
The study's findings reinforce concern among patient advocates that the incredible cost — a phenomenon widely known as “financial toxicity” — is further ...
Older biologic age linked to elevated breast cancer risk National Institutes of Health
Biologic age, a DNA-based estimate of a person's age, is associated with future development of breast cancer, according to scientists at the National Institutes of ...
AI Detects Breast Cancer Better Than Average Radiologist Interesting Engineering
An AI system can detect breast cancer in mammograms just as well as radiologists a new study suggests. The news may help prevent cancer by increasing the ...
Stilwill Highlights Benefit of CDK4/6 Inhibitors Across HR+/HER2- Breast Cancer Settings - Targeted Oncology
Stilwill Highlights Benefit of CDK4/6 Inhibitors Across HR+/HER2- Breast Cancer Settings Targeted Oncology
Joseph F. Stilwill, MD, shares insight on the benefit seen with CDK4/6 inhibitors in patients with advanced HR-positive, HER2-negative breast cancer and ...
Store catering to breast cancer patients may close because owner has cancer Boston 25 News
A two-time breast cancer survivor who opened a store to help other patients, said she must sell her Missouri business now because her cancer has returned to ...
A breast cancer diagnosis can be just the beginning of the stress; Pawsitively 4 Pink wants to help financially support women as they undergo treatment - MassLive.com
A breast cancer diagnosis can be just the beginning of the stress; Pawsitively 4 Pink wants to help financially support women as they undergo treatment MassLive.com
That's what we really want, to make the journey to health easier,” said Michelle Power, President and Founder of Pawsitively 4 Pink.
FDA warns against robotic surgery for breast cancer, cervical cancer, & other women's cancers - Boing Boing
FDA warns against robotic surgery for breast cancer, cervical cancer, & other women's cancers Boing Boing
The United States Food and Drug Administration issued a warning Thursday about the use of surgical robots in breast cancer surgery. FDA says that use of the ...
Former co-workers help woman with breast cancer who was laid off KCRA Sacramento
JoAnna Draper has gone through the whole gamut of emotions in the last month. Advertisement. Related *Content*. 8 surprising pancreatic cancer symptoms you ...
Expert Reviews CDK4/6 Inhibitor Data in HR+/HER2- Breast Cancer Targeted Oncology
Neelima Denduluri, MD, discusses each CDK4/6 inhibitor as potential first-line and second-line therapies based on the data from the PALOMA-2, ...
Teacher battles breast cancer while giving birth to twins News 12 Westchester
A Bronx teacher who lives in New Rochelle is in the fight of her life, battling an aggressive form of breast cancer.
Pregnancies tied to breast cancer odds for high-risk women WHTC News
By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - Having more than one pregnancy has long been linked to lower odds of breast cancer, and a new study suggests that may ...
Lufkin breast cancer survivor gives back by creating East Texas Cancer Alliance of Hope KTRE
A Lufkin breast cancer survivor created a non-profit organization called East Texas Cancer Alliance of Hope in an effort to help others who are battling the ...
Breast cancer study confirms importance of multigenerational family data to assess risk - EurekAlert
Breast cancer study confirms importance of multigenerational family data to assess risk EurekAlert
Researchers evaluated four commonly used breast cancer prediction models and found that family-history-based models perform better than non-family-history ...
Ellen DeGeneres Remembers Fan-Favorite Guest Who Died from Stage 4 Breast Cancer PEOPLE.com
"We fell in love with her spirit and enthusiasm and over the years, she became a big part of the Ellen Show family," Ellen DeGeneres said.
Writing Our Final Story Curetoday.com
I have no indication that I'm going to die soon, but I have every reason to believe that I am, in fact, going to die one day. So as a guy with male breast cancer, ...
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.
Early Breast Cancer Detection
Most women are familiar with mammography as our "gold standard" for breast cancer screening. However, there are additional tools available that women can add to their arsenal.
Digital Infrared Thermal Imaging In Medical Therapy
Digital technology now makes Digital Infrared Thermal Imaging available to all. There now is a completely safe test that can aid in diagnosis, treatment and monitoring with absolutely no risk or radiation exposure.
Lets Start Screening For Breast Health
In the United States, American women are told to begin annual mammographic screening for breast cancer at the age of 40. Long before we've reached this age, we are advised to perform a monthly breast exam and see our doctors for a clinical breast exam (CBE) annually as well.
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Recommendations For Early Breast Cancer Screening
Women need to empower themselves about the benefits and risks of mammography and examine the additional screening tools available today. One current philosophy suggests breast health screening should begin at age 25.
Breast Cancer Awareness and Prevention Tips
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. Men and women can take preventative steps for avoiding breast cancer and staying healthy.
Finding the Spirit - Identifying the Enemy
In the daily fight for survival our vision is blurred because our health is compromised. This is when the enemy attacks- we lose focus and become vulnerable.
Emotional Responses to Breast Cancer - Understanding the One You Love
Being diagnosed with breast cancer is a life-changing event. A torrent of feelings wash over the survivor.
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.
Finding Your Spiritual Strength in the Midst of Your Emotional Turmoil
There were so many emotions that I experienced in 2003 when the doctor confirmed I had Breast Cancer; I was overwhelmed. That was a point in my life that seemed to play out in slow motion.
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 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.
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.
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.
New Advances In Early Breast Cancer Detection
In November 2003, the American Cancer Society stated that breast cancer is the leading cause of death in women between the ages of 40 and 44. In the United States, there are approximately 200,000 new cases of breast cancer and more than 40,000 deaths; making the U.
Early Detection And Breast Cancer
It is generally accepted that by the time a cancer is found by mammography or palpated during a clinical breast exam, the cancer has been growing for 8-10 years. What if we could have been alerted to the problem as it was developing, rather than wait till it is large enough to be seen by the naked eye? Would that be of interest to you?There exists a technology that can detect an issue YEARS before a tumor can be seen on X-ray or palpated during an exam.
Are Obese Women Getting Short-Changed By Chemotherapy Treatments?
How much chemotherapy does an obese woman need? Typically an obese woman with breast cancer would receive reduced doses of chemotherapy as they battle breast cancer.Back in June of 2005, a study published in the Archives of Internal Medicine concluded that obese women should receive chemotherapy based on their actual weight, and not in reduced as amounts as it the standard practice.
Fourteen Simple Things You Can Do To Reduce Your Risk for Breast Cancer
1. Increase your consumption of fresh, organic fruits and vegetables.
Do You Know Some Nutrients Help Prevent Breast Cancer?
Breast cancer today is one of the most threatening conditions that a woman might have. A woman's breast undergoes a lot of changes during her lifetime.
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