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The Wrong Approach to Breast Cancer - NYTimes.com

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


Hello, calling again

Calling again, tonight
Ringing tones of thank you’s
From this heart
Roaring wants crashing
Crashing through this gorge of needs
Sifting hopes with faiths waters… 73 more words


The Price Tag of Cancer..........trust me, it never goes on clearance.

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


Expert Debunks Myths And Misconceptions Around Breast Cancer

“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


Hello, here with kiddos

Here with the kiddos
Loving these kids
I see in them
What you must see in us
Bright energetic eyes
My smile
My hope… 218 more words


Could a Cow Virus Cause Colon Cancer?

The evidence suggests to zur Hausen that the risk factor for colon cancer in red meat has to do with the Bos taurus species of beef—the most common around the planet. 83 more words


30 Before 30 List

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