Breast cancer: Five ways to prevent the disease! - Zee News

New Delhi: Breast cancer is the most common form of cancer found among women. It is a malignant tumour that starts in the tissues of the breast. And not many people are aware that it can be found in men too. Though there is no specific way that can ...

Disbelief, Denial, Despair and Recovery - Orlando Sentinel

Lisa Arnold is shown with her sons Hunter (left) and Austin and her husband, Danny. Michael CandelariaOrlando Sentinel Correspondent. Privacy Policy. By the numbers across the United States, roughly one in eight women will develop invasive breast ...

A way to avoid chemo? The hope of genomic testing - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Chemotherapy is a life-saving treatment for many breast cancer patients, but over-treatment is a significant problem. Now, scientists are addressing it with genomic testing of early-stage breast cancer cells to determine which women may be able to ...

Screening 101: key guidelines to know - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

According to the National Cancer Institute, one in eight women will develop breast cancer in her lifetime — but breast cancer screening can reduce the number of breast cancer deaths, especially for women over 50. Yet screening is also controversial ...

Cancer Survivor, Sommelier Infuses New Venture With Purpose - Forbes

You can download an audio podcast here or subscribe via iTunes. Kirsten Henry Fox is an executive sommelier and entrepreneur who survived breast cancer in 2014. The cancer scare inspired her newest venture, Uplift Gift, a company launched on October ...

Ravens Support Breast Cancer Awareness Month - BaltimoreRavens.com

Throughout October, the Baltimore Ravens support Breast Cancer Awareness Month with a variety of initiatives that will be highlighted when the Ravens take on the Redskins this Sunday (10/9) at M&T Bank Stadium. These efforts include: Sunday, Oct. 9 vs.

21 Pink Cocktails in Honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month - Huffington Post

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month! Raise awareness and a glass to this worthy cause with pink cocktails as beautifully bold as its supporters. From rosy blush to vibrant magenta, be inspired by all the shades of pink in this month-long mission ...

Mary Smania: From the eyes of a child - MSUToday

Mary Smania, family nurse practitioner and assistant professor of health programs in the College of Nursing, is making a difference in the fight against breast cancer by reducing the barriers to care for men and women who cannot afford life-saving ...

Honor Breast Cancer Awareness Month with the Susan G. Komen Credit Card - NextAdvisor (blog)

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which you may already know as pink is likely popping up at your local grocery store, gas station and nearly everywhere else. According to the National Breast Cancer Foundation, one in eight women in the U.S ...

How Young Can You Get Breast Cancer? - Shape Magazine

A young girl in Utah is celebrating her ninth birthday and also her one-year in remission after a mastectomy—say what? By Lauren Brown West-Rosenthal | Oct 05, 2016. Topics: cancer,. breast cancer. Melissa Papaj Photography. When Chrissy Turner was 8 ...

No, You Can't Prevent All Cancers - TIME

October, as you certainly know, is Breast Cancer awareness month. Football players are wearing pink, little ribbons show up on lapels, and a slew of articles will no doubt arise about preventing cancer. But like millions of people each year, my ...

Breast cancer kills more black women than white women - The Grio

The Avon Foundation for Women released a new study on Wednesday that found that the disparity between black and white women for breast cancer mortality rates is climbing. The study was conducted by the Sinai Urban Health Institute in collaboration with ...

3 lifestyle changes to make right now to reduce your risk of breast cancer - Today.com

It's easy to feel powerless about breast cancer, but there are simple lifestyle changes you can make right now to put you in a better position to avoid the disease. Three steps could prevent one-third of breast cancer cases in the U.S., the American ...

During Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Beyond Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation Offers Support, Tools and ... - Canada NewsWire (press release)

TORONTO, Oct. 5, 2016 /CNW/ - During Breast Cancer Awareness Month (BCAM) and beyond, the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation (CBCF) is committed to providing emotional support, credible information, user-friendly tools, and informative events to ...

Breast cancer kills more black women than white women, study shows - New York Daily News

Researchers have found black women are much more likely to die from breast cancer than white women. (MargoeEdwards/Getty Images/iStockphoto). BY Nicole Lyn Pesce. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Wednesday, October 5, 2016, 12:21 PM. Black women ...

Connecting You to 'Making Strides' - NBC Connecticut

NBC Connecticut is proud to connect you with the American Cancer Society's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk. On Sunday, October 16, NBC Connecticut's Meteorologist Bob Maxon will be the emcee this year in Bushnell Park in Hartford. On the ...

Breast Cancer Deaths Increasing for Black Women - Medscape

Researchers have known for years that African-American women die of breast cancer at higher rates than white women. Now a new study finds that the rates vary from city to city and the disparity is getting worse, not better. The study, which looked at ...

8 Breast Cancer Myths: Separating Facts From Fiction - Newsmax

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and experts say that, despite numerous campaigns and articles about the topic, there are still gross misconceptions about risks, detection, and treatment that could put women — and some men — a risk. Since one ...

11 Breast Cancer Awareness Beauty Products To Stock Up On Today - Huffington Post UK

Breast Cancer Awareness (BCA) Month is back this October, making it the perfect time to stock up on your favourite beauty products. Along with broadening public knowledge about the disease, (which affects every one in eight UK women) BCA Month helps ...

High breast density makes it hard to detect breast cancer on mammogram - News-Medical.net

Almost 8% of women have extremely high breast density, which can make it harder for health professionals to detect breast cancer on a screening mammogram. These women are also more likely to develop breast cancer in the future. This is the warning from ...