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It’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is breast cancer awareness month, and this year, there is some good news to report. According to the American Cancer Society, breast cancer deaths were down 39% between 1989 and 2015. This is attributed to improvements in screening as well as treatment. Successfully treating breast cancer means that more women, 3.5 million in the U.S., are now living with and beyond their breast cancer diagnosis. This is, indeed, good news! Still, 1-in-8 American women [...]

By | October 24th, 2017|awareness, informative, prevention|0 Comments

Thoughts on Cancer

by Karen Oslund Knowing your body is one of the best ways to spot an early warning sign for cancer, but what does that mean? If you, like me, are middle aged, you might be more accepting of aches and pains than you once were, resigned to the fact that as we age, more things are going to bother us. But paying attention to a new pain, growth, discoloration, hoarseness, swallowing change, or weight loss, [...]

By | September 19th, 2017|awareness, informative, prevention|0 Comments

PROSTATE CANCER – Risk Factors, Prevention, and Early Detection

RISK FACTORS Being male. Age – Men who are 50 and older are more likely to be diagnosed with prostate cancer. Race / Ethnicity – Prostate cancer occurs more often in African-American and Caribbean men of African ancestry than in men of other races. And it occurs more often in whites than in men of Asian or Hispanic/Latino ancestry. Geography – Prostate cancer is more common in North America, Northwest Europe, Australia, and the Caribbean [...]

By | December 10th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments