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Diet Heavy on Olive Oil Cuts Breast Cancer Risk By 62%, Study Says
Health & Wellness  (tags: Mediterranean Diet, breast cancer, women's health, heart disease, preventative medicine )

- 10 days ago -
The fight against breast cancer may begin in the kitchen. A new study suggests that women can dramatically reduce their risk of the disease by following a version of the Mediterranean diet that goes heavy on extra virgin olive oil.
The Planned Parenthood 'Sting' Video's First Casualty? Women With Breast Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: Breast cancer, Planned Parenthood, Susan G Komen for the Cure, Women, US politics, Health )

- 78 days ago -
When pro-lifers take down a breast cancer charity to punish Planned Parenthood, they reveal you can't separate women's breasts from their bodies
Sandra Lee Reveals: I Have Breast Cancer ~ TEXT and VIDEO
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, breast cancer, Sandra Lee, mammograms, disease, health, humans, news, medicine, risks, safety, treatment, warning, interesting, prevention, protection )

Carrie He
- 143 days ago -
Lee ~ who has started to document her thoughts and medical appointments in a no-holds barred video diary ~ was diagnosed with DCIS (ductal carcinoma in situ), a common noninvasive cancer contained within the milk ducts that can become invasive over time
Rita Wilson Has Breast Cancer, Undergoes Double Mastectomy and Reconstructive Surgery
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, breast cancer, celebrity, Rita Wilson, humans, disease, news, medicine, illness )

Carrie He
- 172 days ago -
Rita Wilson is sharing some difficult and very personal news: she was recently diagnosed with breast cancer and has undergone a double mastectomy and reconstructive surgery.
4 Major Lies About Abortion That Have Made Their Way Into Our Laws
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, abortion, reproduction, reproductive rights, anti-choice, lies, breast cancer )

- 324 days ago -
In order to successfully enact an increasing number of state-level restrictions on abortion, the anti-choice community has relied on a tight network of biased sources who peddle false information about the medical procedure, according to a new...
Stop Pinkwashing Fracking Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Breast cancer, pinkwashing, Susan G Komen, pink drill, fracking, chemicals, toxins )

- 347 days ago -
The largest breast cancer organization in the country and a major fracking company are banding together to pinkwash fracking. They even painted drilling equipment pink! Fracking involves trucking huge quantities of toxic chemicals many cause breast cancer
What This Man Does To Make His Wife Smile Is SO Sweet. (And Delightfully Goofy!)   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, men, 'Pink Tutu Project', breast cancer, health, Body-Mind-Spirit, humans, inspiration, society )

Carrie He
- 350 days ago -
After his wife Linda was diagnosed with breast cancer, Bob began taking delightfully goofy photographs of himself in a pink tutu. The resulting images led to "The Tutu Project" and funding for Carey's Foundation, and organization that provides support
Israeli Lab Develops Blood Test to Detect Breast Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: Breast cancer, Israeli laboratory )

- 503 days ago -
US-based company with R&D branch near Jerusalem invents new technology to identify tumors rapidly, accurately and without radiation.
New Study Calls Out 17 Common Chemicals Linked to Breast Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: Breast cancer )

- 508 days ago -
"Studies that address toxic chemical exposure account for just a drop in the bucket of money spent on breast cancer."
Most Women Don't Understand Their Breast Cancer Risk: Survey
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, breast cancer, risks, health, research, medicine, prevention, study, warning, news, safety, investigation, protection )

Carrie He
- 751 days ago -
"Only 9.4 percent of the women surveyed were accurately able to tell you their lifetime breast cancer risk," said study researcher Dr. Jonathan Herman.
Speak Out For Men With Breast Cancer! - PLEASE SIGN!!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Breast Cancer, Men, Medical Insurance, Coverage )

- 799 days ago -
Tell Medicaid to stop refusing coverage to men with breast cancer just because they are men!
End Sexism in Breast Cancer Awareness Campaigns - PLEASE SIGN!!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, breast cancer, sexism )

- 807 days ago -
End use of insulting and sexist content in Breast cancer awareness campaigns
Breast Cancer! The Four Laws of Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: breast cancer, nutrition, detoxing, toxins, food processing, elf, equalmoney, diet, health, healthcare, investigation, nutrition, prevention, research, society, study, risks, women, disease, alternative, miracle )

- 840 days ago -
Please remember: This is my specific alternative treatment plan and I am in no way claiming this to be some sort of miracle cure
Take Back Your Genes ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: BRCA#1and #2, cancer, ovarian cancer, breast cancer, Jolie, family health history, healthcare, gene patents, prevention )

- 850 days ago -
The Supreme Court may soon decide if the breast cancer gene patents are invalid. Most of the federal government thinks they should be, but the United States Patent and Trademark Office is one of the only agencies that disagrees--but it has the power...
What Angelina Jolie Didn't Tell You About Breast Cancer and That Gene
Health & Wellness  (tags: BRCA#1and #2, cancer, ovarian cancer, breast cancer, Jolie, family health history, healthcare, prevention )

- 853 days ago -
The most urgent fact she left out of her op-ed, and that has received scant attention in the days since, is absolutely crucial: 70% of the BRCA#1 gene mutation breast cancers result in the most aggressive, least treatable form of breast cancer called the

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