Tag: breast cancer awareness month

Previvorship: How to Beat Cancer Before It...

Science has enabled physicians to predict the likelihood of a woman getting breast cancer, much in the same way that...

October 29, 2020

Carla Was Diagnosed with Breast Cancer —...

After three of Carla Walker’s four sisters developed breast cancer, she lived with the uneasy feeling that she would be...

October 28, 2020

Upgraded MammoVan: Helping More Women With Breast...

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

October 27, 2020

12 Common Breast Cancer Myths Dispelled

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

October 8, 2020

New Service at Miami Cancer Institute Adds...

Patients at Miami Cancer Institute who opt for breast reconstruction surgery following a mastectomy now have a new service available...

October 5, 2020

Aiming to Prevent Breast Cancer: Miami Cancer...

Physicians and other medical professionals at Miami Cancer Institute are as focused on providing lifesaving treatments for women with breast...

October 1, 2020

Breast Cancer Prevention: What You Need to...

When it comes to breast cancer prevention, awareness and living healthy are at the top of the list. “While age...

October 2, 2019

Screening Mammograms Key to Early Detection of...

While breast cancer screening recommendations are directed to women age 40 and older, it is also important for younger women...

May 8, 2019

How Can Proton Therapy Improve Breast Cancer...

Radiation therapy is an effective treatment for breast cancer, but like other therapies it often comes with side effects. Some...

October 11, 2018

Roundup: Fast Food Habits, Raw Beef Recall,...

More Than One-Third of Americans Eat Fast Food on a Given Day, CDC Reports Previous studies have confirmed that fast...

October 5, 2018

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