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Cut Breast Cancer Risk With These Everyday Habits

Studies have found that eating fruits and vegetables, especially carotenoid-rich ones, helps reduce breast cancer. There are numerous scientific studies to support this. Let’s go into some of the deta…

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The Breast Cancer Survival Vegetable

Half a million Americans are expected to die this year from cancer, equal to 5 jumbo jets crashing every day. The number of Americans who die from cancer each year is more than all those who have died…

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How Small Acts of Kindness Changed My Life

October is always a big deal for me. The 2nd is my birthday, the 14th is the anniversary of the day I found a breast lump, and the 25th marks three years since I was diagnosed with triple-negative bre…

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Do You Know Your Breast Cancer Risk?

Have you had a recent mammogram? Do you know what history puts you at increased risk for breast cancer? October is breast cancer awareness month and many women still don't get a mammogram. Breast c…

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5 Numbers to Know for Breast Cancer Risk Reduction

By Anne-Marie Botek, AgingCare.com Editor In 2012, nearly 40,000 women will die from breast cancer, according to the American Cancer Society (ACS). Only lung cancer tops the gender-biased blight as…

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Self-Exams: Your Monthly Breast Exam

Learn the essentials of breast self exams, including who should be performing them and how to do them right.…

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Posing in Pink for Cancer Awareness

In 2003, Bob and Linda Carey got some bad news. Linda was diagnosed with breast cancer. Looking for a way to cope, the couple created The Tutu Project. Bob, a photographer by trade, takes portraits of…

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What’s Your Breast Cancer IQ? (Quiz)

How much do you know about breast cancer and its risk factors? Take our quiz to find out and learn more, plus, where to go for more information. TRUE OR FALSE: Women who began their menstrual c…

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