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Breast Cancer and the Pandemic: Continuing Your Treatment

October 4, 2021 by

Although the latest COVID-19 surge seems to have abated, the coronavirus is still very much present in South Florida. As of October 1, 2021, the stat [...]


Breast Cancer: Know Your Family History

September 14, 2021 by

For some patients, the risk of developing breast cancer is in their genes. About 5 percent to 10 percent of breast cancers are hereditary — primaril [...]


Benefits of Exercise for Women Include Lower Breast...

August 4, 2021 by

The benefits of regular exercise for overall health cannot be overstated. Combined with a healthy diet and weight management, being physically fit ca [...]



She’s a Hairdresser and Breast Cancer Survivor: ‘The...

March 1, 2021 by

As a hairdresser for more than 30 years and a “very private person,” Gabriele Bauer, 50, had her life dramatically change when she was diagnosed [...]


Swollen Lymph Nodes after COVID-19 Vaccine NOT a...

February 25, 2021 by

A small number of women have noticed enlarged lymph nodes after receiving the coronavirus vaccine and are mistaking them for a symptom of breast canc [...]


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...

October 27, 2020 by

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


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 [...]


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