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The Basics Of Breast Cancer

The Basics Of Breast Cancer

Rayshell Clapper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Every year in October, the health community pushes breast cancer awareness. People do this through events like 5K runs, walks, fundraisers, and many other awareness opportunities. Why is...

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2014-10-21 23:14:11

Honoring National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, New York Times and USA Today Best Selling author, Sanjay Jain, M.D. MBA offers some information about the cause for the cure. Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 October is considered National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This campaign pledges to inform the public and women to be aware of the status of their health and at the same time distribute awareness and information about breast cancer. A large percentage of women usually...

2014-10-21 23:14:01

After upsetting facts published by the American Cancer Society on the number of new cases of breast cancer a year. New York Times and USA Today Best Selling author, Sanjay Jain, M.D. MBA provides 10 facts about breast cancer. Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 The American Cancer Society estimates that for 2014, there are about 232,570 new cases of invasive breast cancer. About 62,570 new cases of carcinoma in situ (CIS) of the breast will be found (CIS is non-invasive and is the...

2014-10-17 23:01:16

Avestée founder Dr. Suzanne Dabbous is a Board Certified Radiologist who brings a unique imaging perspective to breast imaging. Avestée Imaging Center was one of the first centers in San Antonio to offer 3D mammograms as part of its comprehensive breast imaging services. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 What: Research recently published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (June 2014) demonstrates the potential for 3D mammography (Digital Breast...

2014-10-17 00:21:16

Program to Provide 435 Free Mammograms While Raising Funds and Awareness for Breast Cancer and Project Athena ALLENTOWN, Pa., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Each year in Lehigh Valley, an estimated 435 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer and one in eight will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime, data extrapolated from reports by the National Cancer Institute's SEER program and the Lehigh Valley Planning Commission....

2014-10-16 23:14:18

Helping to increase awareness and save lives, the Women’s OBGYN Medical Group of Santa Rosa reveals what women can do in their own lives to prevent breast cancer. Santa Rosa, CA (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 Breast cancer is among the top two most common cancers in women today, second only to skin cancer. Although the number of new cases has begun to show a slight decrease, about 40,000 women are expected to lose their lives to breast cancer this year alone. Statistics tell us that about 1...

2014-10-16 23:09:04

The Circuelle™ Foundation releases the “Beautiful Awareness” campaign. Sarasota, Fla. (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 The Circuelle Foundation releases the Beautiful Awareness campaign to change the way women view breast health and to educate women that breast self-exams are a healthy ritual. The campaign debuted a minute and a half video portraying a beautiful feminine physique encouraging women to view breast self-exams as beautiful. About 1 in 8 American women will develop invasive...

2014-10-16 08:31:57

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. All Heart Homecare Agency Inc., a homecare agency NYC trusts, offers tips to encourage early detection BROOKLYN, N.Y., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Top-tier Brooklyn Home Health Care Agency, All Heart Homecare Agency Inc. offers 10 reasons to screen for breast cancer with annual mammograms. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141015/152419LOGO -- Mammography Makes a Difference --Mammography is a low-dose x-ray procedure that...

2014-10-15 23:08:30

Provost Academy S.C. staff member Renee Olenick is in remission 3 years after diagnosis; grateful to outpouring of support from PASC family after early screening detected aggressive cancer. COLUMBIA, SC (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Provost Academy South Carolina (PASC) recognizes Breast Cancer Awareness Month by celebrating one of its own staff members who is a survivor, Renee Olenick. Renee was diagnosed with breast cancer in July 2011, a month before joining the PASC family. She and her...

2014-10-15 23:07:26

Circuelle™ to Debut at Saks UTC as Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation/Key To The Cure Sponsor Sarasota, Fla. (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Circuelle Breast Ritual Créme will be hitting the shelves of Saks Fifth Avenue for the opening days of the University Town Center (UTC) Grand Opening and debut at the Key to The Cure event. A portion of proceeds of Circuelle sales will benefit Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation’s Women’s Cancer Care programs. About 1 in 8 American women...

2014-10-13 23:09:09

Breast cancer survivor, Rhonda Savain, opens Transitions Career Institute for Licensed Practical Nursing in Flushing, New York. In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness during the month of October, Transitions Career Institute (TCI) is reminding everyone of the importance of screening for the disease for both men and women. Flushing, New York (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 We are delighted to announce the opening of Transitions Career Institute in Flushing, New York, a school for Licensed...


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