The most comprehensive study yet, published earlier this month in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute, showed virtually no survival benefit from the procedure — … 163 more words
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Most people describe cancer in battle terms ,with the hero winning and being vindicated and glorified after he returns home. We use phrases like “wage war on cancer” “take no prisoners”, “cancer warriors”, “stand up and fight”, “show your battle scars” and my all time favorite “kick cancer’s ass”. 1,080 more words
“The things that increase the risk of breast cancer are things that increase the amount of estrogen in the body,” said Raymond.
So being overweight, hormone replacement therapy and the age of your period’s start and stop play a role – as does reproductive history. 91 more words
All right, here it goes. The list itself in all of it’s glory. I have only completed one item so far (#20 and I’ll tell that story another time!) but I’ve already made plans to cross off several in the next few months and I’m excited to see what happens! 222 more words