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Alicia Keys, Stella McCartney team up for breast cancer campaign

Alicia Keys, Stella McCartney team up for breast cancer campaign”

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Panera Bread will be raising awareness - and funds - by selling special pink ribbon-shaped bagels.

In numerous countries worldwide, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

They said since 1993, more than 13 million Making Strides Against Breast Cancer participants have helped raise more than $810 million to the cause.

The White House said that more than 250,000 U.S. women and 2,000 men would likely be diagnosed with breast cancer this year.

George W. Bush was the first president to cast the White House in pink lights to raise awareness for breast cancer in October 2008. This will encourage women to visit early breast cancer screening centers across the UAE.

President Trump has said one of his top priorities is overturning the Affordable Care Act, but Congress has failed to pass legislation on a repeal and replace measure despite various efforts to do so.

Almost 250,000 people will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year.

She shared how five years ago, she was showering and discovered a lump in her breast, which turned out to be aggressive breast cancer, leader to a mastectomy.

Professor Nigel Bundred, who is a chief breast cancer surgeon at the hospital said that thousands of women are experiencing needless chemotherapy because of the failure to make this available to everyone, as per reports of express.co.uk.

By looking at 86 different genetic markers called SNPs (snips or single nucleotide polymorphisms), combined with family history and clinical risk factors (i.e. obesity, age of menarche, etc.), the precision medicine tool provides patients with a personalized risk of breast cancer.



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