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Breast cancer a threat in Eastern N.C., but hope remains

Breast cancer a threat in Eastern N.C., but hope remains”

Assistant Sous Chef Tammy Cole presents a range of special "Pink Month" desserts she designed for Breast Cancer Awareness Month to "Cancer Support Sister" Vonnie.

It's October, a time when the color pink is prevalent in our communities, making us aware it's Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

However, Kotagiri says recent work in the lab has led his team to a "two-pronged approach" in addressing these issues.

All you need to do is wear something pink, or hold a pink themed event, and donate to Breast Cancer Now's cutting-edge research.

Becca, aged 39, knows from personal experience the importance of research into this devastating disease.

It was Easter weekend, so having shown her mother-in-law, Becca got an emergency doctor's appointment and was referred to a breast clinic. However, if they are still metastasis-free five years from diagnosis, the percent progressing to metastasis within the next five years is higher for HR-positive breast cancer (16.8 percent) versus HR-negative breast cancer (6.4 percent).

"Many people used to have to go through their cancer treatment feeling too awkward about even telling people about it", he said. When considered the Indian scenario, the survival rates are quite low due to high population ratio and low awareness.

She is already step mum to Sean's three children, aged 17, 22 and 26. Learn what breast cancer can look and feel like and do self-breast exams monthly. "Women who are married are more motivated to undergoing the mammography for fear of losing their husband", said a 57-year-old woman from Baalbek.

Overall, there is a significant difference in terms of access, affordability, and trust in health care institutions and services between urban and rural locations, given that women in urban areas have better chances of accessing such services than those living in rural areas. And out of which 1 per cent of the patients are male, which put together has the highest count of breast cancer patients from India globally.

The Institute of Cancer Research, London, strongly welcomes the news that talazoparib (trade name Talzenna) has been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for patients with advanced breast cancer. For full instructions, women should visit the National Breast Cancer Foundation Inc. website. Breast cancer is the most common kind of cancer in women after skin cancer. The level of awareness is not an indicator or a contributing factor on its own to Breast Cancer screening, but rather is one of several factors.

With every penny raised, fundraisers across the United Kingdom will be helping the charity achieve its aim to make sure everyone survives breast cancer by 2050.

Because breast cancer disparities and health outcomes continue its alarming trend for Black women, she said The GREEN Foundation is dedicated to helping the community rise above the discrimination in health care. It's estimated that 12 percent of women will develop breast cancer at some point in her life, 266,120 new cases will be diagnosed before the end of 2018, and 40,920 of those women will die from breast cancer.



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