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2013-10-14 23:24:30

Dr. Steven Hotze presents natural approaches and educational information to help in the breast cancer fight. Houston, TX (PRWEB) October 14, 2013 October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and the familiar pink ribbon begins to appear on many types of consumer goods such as water bottles, food labels and t-shirts. Hotze Health & Wellness Center (HHWC), a world leader in the alternative health care industry, takes a different approach by recognizing October as “Breast Cancer...

2013-10-11 23:02:16

During Breast Cancer Awareness Month, The Breast Milagro is sharing information that younger women need to be alert to their risk and remain vigilant about breast health. Bellingham, WA (PRWEB) October 11, 2013 When Sylvia Bencomo of Albuquerque, NM, had her first mammogram at age 35, the radiologist noted an abnormality and recommended a follow-up exam. But six months later, when the mother of two young daughters requested a second mammogram, her concerns were brushed aside. She was told...

2013-10-01 23:04:04

Family doctors, internists provide comprehensive women’s breast care. McHenry, IL (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 To help find breast cancer in its earliest stages, a woman should receive an annual clinical breast examination from a physician. If a woman is not under the care of a gynecologist, she can receive this exam from her family doctor or internist. “Family doctors and internists are highly skilled providers of clinical breast examinations,” said Lynn Griesmaier, a nurse and breast...

2013-10-01 12:30:11

Westfield Garden State Plaza's Bright Pink Book, Available with a Five Dollar Donation to Bright Pink, Offers 46 Exclusive Discounts from Participating Retailers PARAMUS, N.J., Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Westfield, which owns and operates 47 shopping centers nationwide, has partnered with television personality Giuliana Rancic and the national non-profit Bright Pink(®) to offer shoppers "Fabulous Deals for a Fabulous Cause" at 37 of its centers in honor of Breast...

2013-10-01 08:32:30

Maker of BREVAGen(TM) breast cancer predictive risk test makes donation to Komen for the Cure in honor of Cyndi Pierre's courage to learn more and share her experience ROGERS, Ark., Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- At age 44, Cyndi Pierre believed that her family history of breast cancer - her mother and sister were both diagnosed - put her at risk for developing the disease, too. She ate healthy, exercised, and saw her doctor regularly for mammograms, which were normal. Pierre even...

Peanut Butter May Help Prevent Breast Cancer
2013-09-27 04:43:51

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Peanut butter is one of childhood's greatest pleasures, but a new study from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and Harvard Medical School shows that girls who eat more peanut butter could improve their breast health in life. The research, published in the journal Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, shows that girls aged 9 to 15 who regularly ate peanut butter or nuts were 39 percent less likely to develop benign...

2013-09-18 08:29:11

MILAN, September 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading up to the sixth annual Breast Health Day, which will take place on 15 October 2013, EUROPA DONNA - The European Breast Cancer Coalition once again has organised an international campaign to convince women and young girls to take care of their breasts by making healthy choices in their day-to-day life. A growing body of evidence shows the link between healthy lifestyle choices and a lower risk of developing breast...

2013-09-10 08:30:53

SEATTLE, Sept. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- So many advances have been made in the treatment of breast cancer that one has to wonder at its still stubbornly high rate, and the fact that it is still a leading cause of death in women. Catching the disease in its earliest stages through timely screening is inarguably a key factor, or perhaps even the key factor, in survival. At that point, not only can the cancerous cells be readily removed, but lifestyle changes can also be put in place to...

2013-08-29 10:04:04

Here's a sobering fact for millions of young women heading back to school: The more alcohol they drink before motherhood, the greater their risk of future breast cancer. That's according to new research from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis that, for the first time, links increased breast cancer risk to drinking between early adolescence and first full-term pregnancy. Previous studies have looked at breast cancer risk and alcohol consumption later in life or at the...

2013-08-02 08:24:54

New ForeCYTE Breast Health Test uses simple, noninvasive fluid sample to determine breast cancer risk SEATTLE, Aug. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Virtually all American women are aware that the pink ribbon is the symbol of breast cancer awareness. Despite this near-universal recognition, it is still a sad fact that plenty of women do not truly appreciate the extent to which they are at risk for breast cancer. Fresh evidence comes from a recent study by the Mayo Center Clinic for the...