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Breast Cancer Awareness Campaigns Too Often Overlook Those With Metastatic Breast Cancer – Here’s How They Can Do Better
By Rachel Kraus Your Health

Breast Cancer Awareness Campaigns Too Often Overlook Those With Metastatic Breast Cancer – Here’s How They Can Do Better

Is there anyone who isn’t aware of breast cancer? Since 1985, cancer-related nonprofits, along with pharmaceutical firms and other businesses, have sponsored an international campaign to observe October as “Breast Cancer Awareness Month.” During these weeks, the public is bombarded with awareness and education messaging featuring the campaign’s symbol, a pink ribbon. A wave of […]

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Risk Factors for Breast Cancer
By Katherine George Women

Risk Factors for Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is one of the most common cancers in American women, aside from skin cancer. The average risk of a woman in the United States developing breast cancer at some point is about 13-percent. For the most part, the risk factors associated with breast cancer are outside a person’s control, but there are a few lifestyle choices that may help make a difference.

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What to Know Before Your First Mammogram
Medically Reviewed by Dr. Andrea Eisenberg, MD Women

What to Know Before Your First Mammogram

It’s time for your first mammogram and you have no idea what is going to happen. You aren’t the only one. Mammograms make many women nervous, scared, and some even avoid it. But we’re here to squash all your fears. Read on to learn all the information about mammograms so you can walk in confidently for your first one.

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Important Scientific Breakthroughs in the Fight Against Breast Cancer
By Emily Lockhart Trending Health News

Important Scientific Breakthroughs in the Fight Against Breast Cancer

These advancements range in nature and effect, but all are the result of fundraising, awareness, and the hard work of medical researchers, physicians, and other healthcare professionals. Let’s look at 9 important scientific breakthroughs for breast cancer patients.

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Women and Mammogram Trends in America
By ActiveBeat Author Trending Health News

Women and Mammogram Trends in America

The American Cancer Society released updated guidelines for early breast cancer detection in October of 2015. The update now recommends yearly mammograms for women 55-years and older, as well as any woman 45-years or older who are considered breast cancer risks (previously it was age 40 and up). In the wake of the new guidelines, Amino, an […]

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Diez súper alimentos para combatir el cáncer de mama
By ActiveBeat Español Cáncer

Diez súper alimentos para combatir el cáncer de mama

El cáncer de mama ocurre cuando un tumor maligno se desarrolla en las células epiteliales que revisten los conductos mamarios. Si se propaga a otras partes del cuerpo (metástasis) — es algo realmente aterrador. Sin embargo, existen muchas maneras de prevenir esta enfermedad tan temida. No fumar, ejercitarse con regularidad y consumir productos saludables y […]

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