Breast Cancer Information

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.

Naural Self-Defense Against Breast Cancer - Learning to Cope Successfully with Organochlorine Pollut

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Breast Cancer The Cure

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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.

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.

Fourteen Simple Things You Can Do To Reduce Your Risk for Breast Cancer

1. Increase your consumption of fresh, organic fruits and vegetables.

The News You Dont Want To Hear: Youve Got Breast Cancer

For many people being told that they have cancer is one of the most stressful times in their lives. Just as we think we have everything under control, something comes along that can shatter even the strongest of wills.


There it is again. I muttered to myself, frustrated as I washed my arm. Every morning for five or six days in the fall of 2003, I noticed this rust-colored sticky stuff that appeared in both drips and smears on my left forearm and thigh. I had no idea where it could be coming from.

Breast Cancer Statistics ? How Breast Cancer Survival Rates Increased 50%

Breast cancer statistics show that over 1.2 million persons will be diagnosed with breast cancer worldwide this year, according to the World Health Organization. For breast cancer and prevention, it has long been known that regular physical activity has been shown to decrease the likelihood of having breast cancer. What has not been known or studied has been the effect of regular physical activity on the breast cancer survival rates or likelihood of death in women that already have breast cancer. That is, until now.

The Insidiousness of Breast Cancer and Its Current Treatment

In our modern world, the benefits that today?s manufacturing and agricultural activities have brought us is more than painfully offset by the damage to our personal health and wellness. During the course of our daily lives, we are continually exposed to common household products such as detergents, insulation, fabric treatments, flame retardants, cosmetics, paints, upholstery preservatives, and coatings for electronic equipment. When these chemicals accumulate within our bodies, they distribute into body fluids as well.

Passive Smokers Can Get Breast Cancer! Learn How?

US scientists have claimed that secondhand smokers are at higher risk of Breast Cancer. Earlier, their research also led to them to the conclusion that young women smokers are more likely to get addicted to smoking than young men.

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. Several well established factors increase the risk of breast cancer and they include family history, nulliparity (not having had children), early menarche (starting menstrual cycles early), advanced age and a personal history of breast cancer. Other risks include exposure to environmental toxins such as tobacco smoke that increase the chance for cancer growth. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The American Cancer Society has many activities this month to bring this to the public attention.

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. scientists. This new information is absolutely critical for every woman looking for a natural way to reduce breast cancer risk.

Breast Cancer Detection Unit for the Home

Detecting Breast Cancer early is a key step in protecting yourself from the dire consequences and risk of breast cancer. There is now some new technology using Infrared to help you do self-examinations in the privacy of your own home. Surprisingly these units are in expensive only about $100.00; the device is called; ?iFind?

Breast Cancer for Beginners

Introduction Because of the social changes, which has brought increased number of workingwoman and hence delayed childbearing, there has been a steep rise in the number of breast cancer patients in the last few decades. But as the incidence of the patients has risen so has raised the modality of treatments and the success rates. Also scientists have devised methods by which the cancer can be detected in an early stage and it has been convincingly proved that early detection and treatment bears a better prognosis than the later stage.

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AI used to detect breast cancer risk
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"Because diagnostic tools are so inexact, there is an understandable tendency for doctors to over-screen for breast cancer," said Regina Barzilay, MIT's Delta Electronics Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and a breast cancer ...
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Metropolitan Methodist Hospital Honors Breast Cancer Survivors
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“I remember the first time I came and I felt so special and to see the hospital support us that way, I can't describe how special it felt to me and it still does,” Metropolitan Methodist Hospital Breast Center volunteer and breast cancer survivor ...
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Lifehacker Australia (blog)

Lesser-Known Breast Cancer Facts You Should Know
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It's breast cancer awareness month, but I think we're already aware that breast cancer exists and that mammograms can detect it. So as long as we're surrounded in pink, let's take a look at some important facts that actually need a little more ...
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Abemaciclib effective in combination with aromatase inhibition
The introduction of cyclin-dependent kinase 4 and 6 (CDK4/6) inhibitors has substantially improved the prognosis of women with advanced-stage breast cancer; however, the most appropriate therapy combinations and the most effective agent for each ...


New boutique renews look for breast cancer survivors
She hopes her small boutique will help breast cancer survivors reclaim their silhouette. "I just feel like this journey has taken me such a long way. But now I feel I can give back to others and be there for them when they are going through the same ...
Survivor starts special boutique for those battling Breast CancerWPBF West Palm Beach

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Young breast cancer survivors fight to be seen
Breast cancer is an increasingly visible cause — especially in October, when "the whole world turns pink" for breast cancer awareness month, said Bunt's stepmother, Abbe Bunt. But survivors under 40, a small but increasing fraction of those diagnosed ...

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Midland Reporter-Telegram

Health: Does breast-feeding really decrease breast cancer risk ...
New Bern Sun Journal
For babies, the benefits of breast-feeding are clear: a stronger immune system, reduced risk for some chronic health conditions and a closer bond with mom.
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Shades of Pink exhibit: Raising awareness to fight breast cancer
PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. - Tanzanika Lillard remembers the phone call she got last year that forever changed her life. Breast cancer, stage two. "But when I got there and got in front of my daughter and I saw the tears coming down her face, it was an ...

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CBS Local

Mother Fighting Breast Cancer Gets Help Feeding Newborn
CBS Local
(CBS4)– A mother, battling breast cancer, is getting help feeding her newborn. The Mothers' Milk Bank (MMB) is supplying the family with human donor milk. Experts agree breast milk is best for babies for the first 6 months of life. Sarah Pearson, now ...

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Breast Cancer Vaccine Trial May Blaze Trail to Stopping Cancer
But as many as 60 to 70 percent of women with breast cancer have moderate levels of HER2. Even though they're not considered to have HER2-positive breast cancer, scientists have been looking to see if HER2 treatment could help them as well.

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