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Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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Is Progress Being Made in Breast Cancer Prevention?

Q. Every October I see a lot in the news about breast cancer awareness. Is progress being made in breast cancer prevention?

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How Do You Know if You are Genetically Predisposed to Breast Cancer?

Newer, more available testing related to breast cancer is allowing both better prevention and treatment strategies.

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What Exactly Do Breast Exams Look For?

Q: As a woman I’m aware that breast cancer screening is important, but what exactly do these examinations look for and when should women be screened for breast cancer?

A: Breast cancer can be devastating for women, and their loved ones. Unfortunately, it’s also a common diagnosis as brea

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Appreciating ‘Girl Time’ – Susan’s Blog [PICTURES]

My goal is to still be riding Lily-my best MARE friend EVER- when our combined ages equal 100.

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National Breast Cancer Awareness Month — The 7 Best Ways to Donate Now

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. We've put together a list of seven of the best charities most deserving of your support.

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Breast Cancer Also Affects Men

It's Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and while all the pink we see on the players during NFL games in October mainly focuses our attention on how the disease affects women and what they can do about it, we should also keep in mind (or learn) that men, too, can contract breast cancer. According to the American Cancer Society, one in 1,000 men will fall victim to the disease, which claims the life of at least one man every day.

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‘October 13 – No Bra Day’ Generates Hilarious Facebook Comments

A little over a week ago I wrote an article about a celebration that was taking place in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month... No Bra Day. Who knew it would end up being so popular? Everyone seemed to want to join in the fun, and many chimed in with some interesting comments on Facebook. Here are the ones that made us laugh the hardest...

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Sign The K99 Cancer Survivor Wall

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. There have been so many walks and fundraiser events this month to help raise money and awareness and encourage women to get regular check-ups

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month: NCMC Staff Dances in Pink Gloves for a Chance at $10,000 Donation [VIDEO] [SPONSORED]

You can help Banner Health and NCMC win a $10,000 donation to help support breast cancer treatment. Banner Health and the staff of North Colorado Medical Center are showing off their dance moves with pink gloves as they observe Breast Cancer Awareness Month and compete in a national contest, the Pink Glove Dance Competition.
Watch and vote for NCMC's Pink Glove Dance video to the sounds of Katy Perry's 'Firework.'

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Mammography Recommendations [SPONSORED]

The lifetime risk of developing breast cancer in women living to age 85 is one in eight (or 12.5 percent).

Mammography is the only current screening proven effective in reducing overall mortality in the general population. If detected early by mammography, the prognosis of beating breast cancer is excellent.

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Keith Urban to Auction Off Guitar for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

To help support National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, country star Keith Urban is donating a customized Fender guitar to an auction benefiting the Susan G. Komen for the Cure foundation.

Bidding for the guitar, which is black and adorned with a pink ribbon, will start at the end of October, after Urban has played it at each of this month’s shows.

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Reduce Your Chances of Getting Breast Cancer [SPONSORED]

According to the American Cancer Society, there are a few lifestyle choices that may affect a woman’s chances of getting breast cancer.

Pregnancy reduces a woman’s total number of lifetime menstrual cycles, which may be protective against breast cancer. Women who have had their first child after the age of 30, or those how have not had children, are at higher risk.

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