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Baltimore Washington Medical Center offers hair loss alternative for breast cancer patients -

Monika Dockendorf didn't usually do breast self-examinations. But a close friend was diagnosed with breast cancer and that was all the impetus Dockendorf needed. She did an exam in December. There was nothing. A month later, as she was in bed, her ...and more »

15 Breast Cancer Survivors Share What Surprised Them Most About Having Cancer - Women's Health

Unless you're a breast cancer survivor yourself, there are some things about the disease that you simply can't know or understand. Yet most of us know and love someone who has battled breast cancer, and the more you know about it, the better you can ...and more »

Breast Cancer Awareness Month is filled with life-saving events -

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Some scheduled events only occur during this month, while others continue throughout the year. Anne Arundel County Department of Health. Free mammograms and breast exams: The Anne Arundel County ...and more »

Breast Cancer Survivor Pays Bills of Breast Cancer Patients During Treatment: No One Should Be in My Position -

Molly MacDonald was between jobs when she was diagnosed with early stage breast cancer in 2005. Unable to work to pay the mortgage and other bills while undergoing two surgeries and six weeks of daily radiation treatments, the mother of five felt ...and more »

How You Can Join the Fight Against Breast Cancer in Westchester - Westchester Magazine

Though orange and black are the colors traditionally associated with October, several local and national organizations are hoping to get you thinking about a different color this month: pink. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and while it's a ...and more »

Study shows some women are treated for breast cancer unnecessarily - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Does “Too Much Information” apply as much to your own mammograms as to your co-worker's skin rash or your neighbor's nasty divorce? Conventional wisdom holds that women should have yearly or every-other-year mammograms as an early defense ...and more »

Breast Cancer Recurrence Not a Deterrent for Survivors Who Wish to Conceive - Oncology Nurse Advisor

An unfair reality is that breast cancer is the most common type of cancer to afflict young women, meaning women of childbearing potential. Until recently a diagnosis of breast cancer, particularly estrogen receptor (ER)-positive disease, often meant ...and more »

Managing Menopausal Symptoms in Breast Cancer Survivors - Endocrinology Advisor

With an estimated 5-year survival rate of 90%, most breast cancer cases have a very favorable prognosis.1 In developed countries, the 5-year survival rate for patients with localized disease is approximately 99%.2 It is not surprising then that ...and more »

3D Mammography improves Breast Cancer screening - WOWT

One in eight. That's how many women will be diagnosed with Breast Cancer. The good news is - if it's caught early, the five-year survival rate is nearly 100-percent. One of the most effective methods for finding breast cancer is a mammogram. As Serese ...and more »

Acadia Women's Health and Healthy Solutions Clinic honoring Breast Cancer Awareness Month - KATC Lafayette News

PRESS RELEASE. In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Acadia Women's Health and Healthy Solutions are lighting up their building pink through the end of the month. One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime, ...and more »