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California study: Local breast cancer survival rates slightly lower
Medical providers and patient advocates are using a new study on breast cancer survivability to remind people of tried and true benefits of early detection and support for people in treatment. The Rural Breast Cancer Survival Study found Humboldt ... [...]
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'It's not an older person's disease anymore'
Breast cancer survivor Jo-Ann Kennedy, at her home in Kingston, will be taking part in a breast cancer support walk in May. ... She got to ring the bell twice, once when she finished her chemotherapy and again when she finished her radiation treatments. [...]
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Cost of cancer: One in FIVE patients struggling to afford bills
Katie, 47 from Birmingham was diagnosed with breast cancer in August 2015. She said cancer treatment made her feel the cold which lead to problems managing her fuel bills. “When I was going through treatment for breast cancer, I felt freezing all of ... [...]
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Local METAvivor event benefits patients battling metastatic breast cancer
The treatments to fight stage 1,2, and 3 breast cancer, commonly chemotherapy and radiation, are ineffective. Once diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer, a patient's average lifespan is 33 months. 20% of patients will live 5 years, 10% will live 10. [...]
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Breast of Friends Gala prepares for Dragon Dream Team
Mader founded Ohio's first all breast cancer survivor dragon boat team after traveling to Nova Scotia to rest and recover from breast cancer treatment and learning to paddle with Bosom Buddies, a Canadian survivor dragon boat team. Her physician ... [...]
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Blood test for breast cancer 'could be done at home'
These secondary forms of the disease occur in up to a third of all breast cancer patients, but may lie undetected for years after seemingly successful treatment for the original breast tumour. The new test has proven 92 per cent accurate in the 70 per ... [...]
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Author gives back with breast cancer center
Back then, there was no breast center at Mount Auburn Hospital in Cambridge. But Hoffman said she and her mother received such great treatment there, she wanted to help them. “These are amazing people, just incredible,” she said. “When I asked my ... [...]
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Susan's Rally: A Sister's Breast Cancer Death Inspires a Unique Event — Cars …
Cancer and cars collide for the 23rd annual Susan's Rally, a fundraising event that raises money and awareness for breast cancer and its treatment and prevention. Audi Center is this year's starting line, rallying cars and enthusiasts alike before a ... [...]
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Mother's Day Walk celebrates 25 years in Sarnia
A walk that began with a few hundred people in Sarnia 25 years ago has grown into an annual national event involving thousands of participants who have raised more than $1.5 million for breast cancer research. This year's Sarnia Breast Cancer Society ... [...]
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Clue to Breast Cancer Treatment Uncovered
According to the CDC, breast cancer is the second most prevalent type of cancer in American women, topped only by skin cancer. In 2012, there were more than 122 cases of breast cancer in the U.S. per 100,000 population. Needless to say, the amount of ... [...]
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Girls Love Mail sends notes to women fighting cancer
After finishing her cancer treatment in 2011, Mulligan gave back by founding Girls Love Mail, a volunteer effort that collects and sends handwritten, supportive letters to thousands of U.S. women who've been newly diagnosed with breast cancer. The ... [...]
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Letters from strangers lift cancer patients
One Girls Love Mail recipient, a year after finishing breast cancer treatment, wrote Mulligan to say how much she cherished the note from Max, an elementary school student. “She said she kept it by her bedside and reread it every night. It made her ... [...]
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Race for the Cure: May 7, 2016
Susan G. Komen Greater Atlanta is the local resource for women who need breast cancer screening, diagnostic and support services. Through annual events, including the Race for the Cure and Bubbles & Bling and individual contributions, Komen Atlanta ... [...]
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Survival Is Better With SRS Than With WBRT for NSCLC or Breast Cancer …
Longer survival was achieved with stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) alone than with whole-brain radiation therapy (WBRT) in patients with fewer than 4 brain metastases from non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) or breast cancer, a study in the journal ... [...]
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Kent State University is #bevstrong as president is treated for cancer
KENT, Ohio - Kent State University has rallied around President Beverly Warren as she undergoes treatment for breast cancer. Warren returned to campus this week, less than two weeks after surgery at the Cleveland Clinic. She is working on a reduced ... [...]
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Breast Cancer Survivor Will Run London Marathon On Her 82nd Birthday
More than 35,000 runners are expected to take part in the London Marathon on Sunday, including our new fitness hero, Diana Green. Diana will be running the 26.2 miles for the charity Breast Cancer Now after she survived the disease thanks to successful ... [...]
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