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Straight, No Chaser: The Reach of Breast Cancer and Your Risk Factors

Even as a physician, I am left to think about the horror of being a woman with a lifetime risk of acquiring breast cancer that’s 1 in 8. 514 more words

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Straight, No Chaser: Even More Myths Regarding Breast Cancer

Continuing from the earlier post with additional myths, well because you have so many questions!  In fact, I’m doubling up on what you received earlier in  471 more words

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Straight, No Chaser: Five Myths Surrounding Breast Cancer

Before I get into the details of what you need to know about breast cancer, it’s important to clear the table of some of the persistent myths and fears that exist. 470 more words

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Straight, No Chaser: October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast cancer disturbs me deeply, and if it doesn’t affect you as well, you haven’t been paying attention. One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime. 350 more words

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Eat smart to stay healthy

The month of September usually marks the beginning of new decisions and new goals. It is the month that marks the end of summer and the beginning of new cycles such as the new school year. 347 more words

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Straight, No Chaser In the News: The Republican Presidential Debate and Vaccines

View this debate segment. We’re about to have a Straight, No Chaser moment.

If you are of the view that vaccines cause autism and have typically received your news (and views) from non-medical (read illegitimate) sources, this portion of the Republican Presidential Debate from last evening likely gave you pause. 657 more words

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Shine Bright Like A Diamond!

🔹Today is a day of celebration!!!🔹

Today I achieve a goal I had really only dreamt about. That at first I didn’t want to say out loud, in case it didn’t come true. 519 more words

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