December 12, 2018

BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH: 'Screenings and self-checks are extremely important'

12 October 2018, 01:10 | Rodolfo Wallace

Griffith bridge lights up in pink for fight against breast cancer

Professionals' sales administrator Claire Henderson managing director Chris Fyson and general manager Jessica Warren are excited to raise money as part of the business' breast cancer fundraising drive

The statistics are sobering. The bagels are shaped in the form of the iconic pink ribbon symbolizing breast cancer awareness.

Pix 1: From left: Watsons Malaysia Finance and IT director Low Siew Hui, breast cancer survivor Chin Keat Yue, Watsons Celebrity Friend Sasha Saidin, Loh, BCWA vice-president Janet Khor, breast cancer survivor Angel Nageshvari Thanapal and Watsons Celebrity Friend Steffi Sidhu at the campaign launch. However, early detection can save lives.

"Thanks to new technology and innovative early diagnosis strategies, the survival rate for breast cancer patients has increased to nearly 90 percent", Gov. Edwards said.

Some women worry that the radiation in mammograms may increase their risk for cancer. Yearly mammography after the age of 45 is highly recommended.

There are four common myths about breast cancer that can affect prevention and treatment of the most common type of cancer in American women, an oncologist says. Plenty of bars, restaurants and shops are gearing up for Breast Cancer Awareness to help support in any way they can.

Another myth is that sugar causes breast cancer. Here Are a Few Associated Risk Factors! As an insurer, we believe we have an important role to play in addressing the topic of awareness of breast cancer and its financial implications.

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When she was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 2012, Denise Valley went all out for October - think organized brunches with drag-queen performers and nights on the town with a pink stretch limo. And the Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) is promoting awareness by lighting a Sussex County Bridge pink.

The Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition didn't have a support group for women with stage IV until this year. She did this by creating a ribbon and enlisting the cosmetics giants to distribute them in New York City stores. ZTA plans its 18th Annual Pink Ribbon Cheer Classic on October 21 beginning at 7:45 YSU's Beeghly Center.

For 2018, Breast Cancer Awareness Month in Cenla kicked off with the 16th Annual Threads Fashion Show at the Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center in Alexandria.

A new survey of more than 1000 women found seven in 10 women think it is unfair they are not told about their breast density. Sponsored by the CHRISTUS Cabrini Cancer Center, proceeds benefit the center's Patient Assistance Fund.

According to the American Cancer Society, breast cancer starts when cells within the body begin to grow out of control. Tequila Partida has partnered with the Susan G. Komen Foundation. The new Geaux Pink 5K race event promises to be the "Breast Race in Cenla"! Funds raised by the Wyoming Breast Cancer Initiative are granted into various Wyoming breast cancer programs and are also used to fund a statewide voucher program through the Wyoming Cancer Resource Services.

"We're asking for donations from the community and our suppliers as well", he said.

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