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

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

Huffington Post Canada10 Things You Should Know About Mammograms And Breast Cancer PreventionHuffington Post CanadaMammograms 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 ...and more »

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

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

ELLE MalaysiaJoin Estée Lauder's fight against breast cancerELLE MalaysiaIn 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 ...and more »

Mary Washington House Recognizes Breast Cancer Awareness Month - Fredericksburg Today;

Mary Washington House Recognizes Breast Cancer Awareness Month - Fredericksburg Today

Fredericksburg TodayMary Washington House Recognizes Breast Cancer Awareness MonthFredericksburg TodayFredericksburg, 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 ...and more »

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

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

Washington TimesNew York hotel commemorates Breast Cancer Awareness Month with 'Pink Package'Washington TimesNew 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 ...and more »

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

Breast cancer: Be a survivor not a victimSaudi GazetteBreast 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 ...and more »

Yoga helping west Michigan breast cancer patients - WZZM13.com;

Yoga helping west Michigan breast cancer patients - WZZM13.com

WZZM13.comYoga helping west Michigan breast cancer patientsWZZM13.comGRAND 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, ...and more »

Racial disparities receding for women with breast cancer - CNN;

Racial disparities receding for women with breast cancer - CNN

CNNRacial disparities receding for women with breast cancerCNN(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 ...and more »

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

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

WZZM13.comBreast Cancer: Genetic testing goes beyond knowing your riskWZZM13.comGRAND 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 ...and more »

Real Men Wear Pink - Lincoln Journal Star;

Real Men Wear Pink - Lincoln Journal Star

Lincoln Journal StarReal Men Wear PinkLincoln 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 ...and more »

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

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

New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TVThe Pink Fund raises money for women battling breast cancer through 'Dancing with the Survivors' eventNew York's PIX11 / WPIX-TVOctober 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 ...and more »

Warriors in the Fight Against Breast Cancer - LifeZette;

Warriors in the Fight Against Breast Cancer - LifeZette

LifeZetteWarriors in the Fight Against Breast CancerLifeZetteA 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 ...and more »

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

US breast cancer deaths drop; rate among white women falls mostReutersU.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 ...and more »

How Mammograms Can Cause Harm - WebMD (blog);

How Mammograms Can Cause Harm - WebMD (blog)

WebMD (blog)How Mammograms Can Cause HarmWebMD (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 ...and more »

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

Gemma Flynn is new breast cancer ambassadorScoop.co.nzBlack 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 ...and more »

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

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

BenefitsProDon't get 'pinkwashed': Be smart when donating for breast cancerBenefitsProGet 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 ...and more »

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

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

NPRBreast Cancer Death Rates Are Down, But Racial Disparities PersistNPRWomen 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 ...and more »

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

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

The HillCDC: Breast cancer death rate declining for womenThe HillFewer 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 ...and more »

Talking Breast Cancer Awareness with Sheryl Crow - wtvr.com;

Talking Breast Cancer Awareness with Sheryl Crow - wtvr.com

wtvr.comTalking Breast Cancer Awareness with Sheryl Crowwtvr.comRICHMOND, 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 ...and more »

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

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

FOX 5 DCMira Sorvino, childhood friend 'stampede' to raise awareness for Metastatic breast cancerFOX 5 DCMira 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 ...and more »

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

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

Today.com8 special gifts to support someone you love who's battling breast cancerToday.comWhether 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.and more »