10 Things You Should Know About Mammograms And Breast Cancer Prevention - Huffington Post Canada

Mammograms are something many women don't have to consider until the age of 50, but when it comes to breast cancer prevention, there are things women of all ages can do to lower their risks. Dr. Ed Kucharski, regional primary care lead at Cancer Care ...

Join Estée Lauder's fight against breast cancer - ELLE Malaysia

In conjunction with Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Estée Lauder Malaysia has launched its 'Take Action Together to Defeat Breast Cancer' campaign. "In Malaysia, we are proud to be taking this meaningful cause to a local level while touching many lives ...

Mary Washington House Recognizes Breast Cancer Awareness Month - Fredericksburg Today

Fredericksburg, Va. — Mary Ball Washington, mother of President George Washington, died from “a malignancy of the breast.” We know today that it was breast cancer. Washington Heritage Museums and the Imaging Center for Women have partnered during ...

New York hotel commemorates Breast Cancer Awareness Month with 'Pink Package' - Washington Times

New York's Chatwal Hotel is going pink to raise awareness for breast cancer all throughout October, the traditional month to bring greater focus on the cancer that will affect 1 out of every 8 American women at some point in her life. The luxury ...

Breast cancer: Be a survivor not a victim - Saudi Gazette

Breast cancer EVER since I was a teenager, I have heard of an enemy who is as close to us women as our heart. It is an enemy which has no ethnicity, color or faith and who will not consider your social status, position or religious denomination. It is ...

Yoga helping west Michigan breast cancer patients - WZZM13.com

GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. - Research shows after breast cancer, many survivors still suffer from anxiety, insomnia and pain. Werner Absenger, from the Absenger Education Foundation has found that survivors who regularly participate in yoga, meditation, ...

Racial disparities receding for women with breast cancer - CNN

(CNN) Racial disparities between black and white breast cancer patients are receding, according to a report released Thursday. Younger women of both races benefit equally from timely treatment, but differences in death rates still exist for black and ...

Breast Cancer: Genetic testing goes beyond knowing your risk - WZZM13.com

GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. - Every person is at risk for cancer, but each person's risk is individual. Karla Bultman, genetic counselor with the Mercy Health Lacks Cancer Center talks with WZZM 13 Health Reporter Valerie Lego about options for screening and ...

Real Men Wear Pink - Lincoln Journal Star

“Real men” who pledged to wear pink in October and raise funds to fight breast cancer are (from left) Ric Stoakes, Scott Morgan, Ken Koop, Brad Meyer, Joel Friesen, Joe Armstrong, Jay Wilkinson, Justin Jones, Derrick Eells, Dan Klaus, Tim Clare, Travis ...

The Pink Fund raises money for women battling breast cancer through 'Dancing with the Survivors' event - New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and it's a cause near and dear to me. Some of you may know, I lost my mother to the disease 26 years ago. Well, one nonprofit is doing its part to help the women fighting the illness by putting a new spin on the ...

Warriors in the Fight Against Breast Cancer - LifeZette

A dramatic new ad set to raise the bar on breast cancer awareness ran this past Sunday on Fox, ahead of the NFL's evening matchup between the Indianapolis Colts and the Houston Texans. “I know. You want to win this one,” a woman says as she stands in ...

US breast cancer deaths drop; rate among white women falls most - Reuters

U.S. death rates from breast cancer have dropped, although the decline was still greater among white women than black women, according to a study released Thursday. From 2010 to 2014, there were approximately 41,000 deaths each year from breast ...

How Mammograms Can Cause Harm - WebMD (blog)

A new study estimates that only 1 in 5 small cancers detected by screening mammograms go on to become larger, life-threatening tumors. The study suggests that the harms of getting regular mammograms may be substantial. That's because mammograms ...

Gemma Flynn is new breast cancer ambassador - Scoop.co.nz

Black Sticks hockey player Gemma Flynn has joined the NZ Breast Cancer Foundation as an ambassador, determined to help get the message about breast awareness out to Kiwi women after her own grandmother was diagnosed with breast cancer twice in ...

Don't get 'pinkwashed': Be smart when donating for breast cancer - BenefitsPro

Get ready for the media blitz of Breast Cancer Awareness month when thousands of products are painted pink. But which ones actually do some good for breast cancer? (Photo: AP). Are you ready for the annual pinking of America? If it's dyeable or ...

Breast Cancer Death Rates Are Down, But Racial Disparities Persist - NPR

Women are less likely to die of breast cancer than they were a decade ago, but not all women are benefiting from that trend. White women saw more of a drop in death rates than black women — 1.9 percent a year from 2010 to 2014, compared to a 1.5 ...

CDC: Breast cancer death rate declining for women - The Hill

Fewer women are dying from breast cancer, according to a new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The study in the CDC's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report Thursday found that breast cancer death rates among women ...

Talking Breast Cancer Awareness with Sheryl Crow - wtvr.com

RICHMOND, Va. – October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Grammy Award Winning Singer and Breast Cancer Survivor Sheryl Crow and Radiologist Dr. Linda Greer discussed the latest advancement in Breast Cancer screening. Early detection saves ...

Mira Sorvino, childhood friend 'stampede' to raise awareness for Metastatic breast cancer - FOX 5 DC

Mira Sorvino and her best friend Champagne Joy have known each other since the age of 14. Today, Mira is helping her life-long friend 'stampede' in her battle against Metastatic breast cancer. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Metastatic ...

8 special gifts to support someone you love who's battling breast cancer - Today.com

Whether it's a friend, family, coworker or neighbor, many of us know someone who's been affected by breast cancer. This October, you can shop for all your style needs, while giving back and supporting Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Closed Captioning.