Tag Archives: Breast Cancer Awareness

What is breast cancer?

Breast cancer is an uncontrolled growth of breast cells. To better understand breast cancer, it helps to understand how any cancer can develop. Cancer occurs as a result of mutations, or abnormal changes, in the genes responsible for regulating the growth of cells and keeping them healthy. The genes are ...

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My Breast Cancer Scare: Truths or Myths?

Every time I’ve changed Gynecologists, I filled out the dreaded medical history forms knowing the reaction my new doctor will have once she/he sees that both my grandmothers had breast cancer.”Do you examine your breasts often?” “You need to be very careful”, “Here put your arms up and let me ...

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Breast Cancer Awareness – Why and How to Promote?

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This is a fervent and active theme in today’s society. It’s important to be aware of Breast Cancer and to remind others to take precautionary measures against it by learning about risk factors and persistently getting yearly exams, It is important to realize that ...

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Breast Cancer Management

Cancer of the breast is not only an illness that strikes each woman but it really has become a major health issue that is feared by all. Cancer of the breast is definitely a widely known health problem that all girls on earth recognize how life-threatening it can be. Contemporary ...

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GMO’s and Breast Cancer Awareness

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month making it a perfect time to explore the largely ignored and seldom discussed link between GMO’s (Genetically Modified Organisms) and the diagnosis most feared by women. Breast cancer is the leading cause of death for women age 40 to 55 and about 80 percent ...

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