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2011-08-20 00:00:31

The story of a young South Carolina man with breast cancer is making people sit up and take notice that this disease does not discriminate. Charleston, SC (PRWEB) August 19, 2011 A story making news across the country about a Lowcountry man being treated for breast cancer is bringing the disease to the forefront in several ways.

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2011-06-28 12:35:00

Breast cancer screening with mammograms has shown proven results in a significant reduction in the number of breast cancer deaths.

2011-06-24 11:09:00

SEATTLE, June 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Shanghai Municipal Center for Disease Control and Prevention (Shanghai CDC) and the Breast Health Global Initiative (BHGI), headquartered at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, jointly will establish the Shanghai Breast Health Resource Center as BHGI's first "learning laboratory" in China.

2011-06-02 13:57:00

Telethermographic, 'infrared' devices not approved for primary cancer screening SILVER SPRING, Md., June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.

2011-02-19 00:00:44

Promoting video "The Self-Exama - Disco Steps to Early Detection” from a young cancer survivor group called Beyond Boobs emphasizes the importance of self breast examinations. Williamsburg, VA (PRWEB) February 17, 2011 Beyond Boobs!, a young breast cancer survivor support and breast health education organization, believes in staying alive—and healthy.

2011-02-02 09:59:48

MRI screening for breast cancer shows consistent rate of cancer detection and fewer false positives if repeated over time, according to a new study.

2011-02-01 13:19:31

MRI screening for breast cancer delivers consistent rates of cancer detection and fewer false-positive results over time.

2011-01-06 00:01:49

The January 2011 issue of Harvard Women’s Health Watch outlines 11 health checks you should routinely have (Vocus/PRWEB) January 05, 2011 Keeping up with new developments is a good idea, but it’s even more important to stick with tried-and-true steps to keep track of your health.

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2010-12-09 13:22:55

A study has found that half of the women in the US 40 and older do not get annual mammograms to screen for breast cancer, and nearly 40 percent of women 50 and older do not get the recommended biannual screenings.

2010-12-07 14:01:44

Try to schedule your screening mammogram during the first week of your menstrual cycle.


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immane
  • Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.
The word 'immane' comes from the Latin word 'immanis', 'enormous'.
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