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Carla Was Diagnosed with Breast Cancer — So...

October 28, 2020 by

After three of Carla Walker’s four sisters developed breast cancer, she lived with the uneasy feeling that she would be next. That feeling turned o [...]


Upgraded MammoVan: Helping More Women With Breast Cancer...

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South Florida’s iconic, customized van that offers state-of-the-art mammograms has been upgraded with a new-generation vehicle. But the mission [...]


Breast Cancer and the Pandemic: Continuing Your Treatment

October 12, 2020 by

COVID-19 positivity rates are declining. Schools and restaurants are re-opening. And while most people are anxious to get back to “normal,” if yo [...]


At 32, She Faced Rare Triple-Negative Breast Cancer:...

October 9, 2020 by

‘Surreal’ is the word Jessica Duemig uses to describe the news that changed her life. “I was 32 with no family history of breast cancer. The di [...]


12 Common Breast Cancer Myths Dispelled

October 8, 2020 by

So, you’re on top of your breast health. Great! You understand your risk factors. You do your monthly self-exams and get your yearly mammogram. And [...]


Breast Cancer: Risks, Prevention and ‘Previvors’

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As we recognize Breast Cancer Awareness month in October, host 

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  • Roundup: Long-Term Lung Damage from Vaping; Weight Loss...

    December 20, 2019 by

    First Long-Term Study Ties Vaping to Higher Risks of Chronic Lung Diseases Researcher say the first long-term study of the health effects of e-cig [...]


    Two-Time Breast Cancer Survivor: I’m Grateful for Proton...

    October 28, 2019 by

    In October of 2017, Sharon Prolow felt a lump in her breast that turned out to be cancer. Following a double mastectomy in her hometown of Jupiter, [...]


    Challenges of Treating ‘Triple-Negative’ Breast Cancer

    October 7, 2019 by

    Even its name is daunting to women diagnosed with it — triple-negative breast cancer. It occurs in about 10 to 20 percent of diagnosed breast c [...]


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