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24 min ago | Central Western Daily

Shave comes to a head: Lisa grins and bares it for Francine

Senior Constable Lisa Pearson no longer has any hair to keep her head warm this winter, but her close friend Francine Sammut will now be able to afford the vital cancer treatment she needs.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine, Health

4 hrs ago | Falmouth Packet

Helston cancer survivors hold fundraising cream tea: PICTURES

The importance of breast cancer awareness was highlighted when two survivors held a charity cream tea in Helston on Saturday.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Cornwall and Isles of Scilly County, England, Medicine, Nursing, Health

8 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

Mobile-mammography debate: Lifesaver or moneymaker?

Like many working moms, Hope Bott of Orlando usually put her family's health needs ahead of her own, said the wife and mother of three boys.

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Related Topix: Health, Women's Health

12 hrs ago | Medical News Today

Protein identified that causes breast cancer cells to metastasize

Using an innovative tool that captures heretofore hidden ways that cells are regulated, scientists at Rockefeller University have identified a protein that makes breast cancer cells more likely to metastasize.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Columbia University, Genetics

12 hrs ago | Medical News Today

Some breast cancer patients do better than current staging guidelines suggest

New findings from Fox Chase Cancer Center paint a relatively optimistic picture of women's chances of surviving a subset of breast cancers that have spread to the chest wall or skin, but not beyond.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Surgery, Oncology

13 hrs ago | Pocono Record

Run for breast cancer patients in Pocono Pines

Carli Younce of Devon jogs across the bridge during the The Linda Creed Breast Cancer Rally 5K in Pocono Pines on Saturday, July 12, 2014.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Pocono Pines, PA

Sat Jul 12, 2014

WCAX-TV Burlington

Cancer ride raises millions

Thousands come out to raise millions of dollars for cancer research in the Upper Valley.

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Related Topix: Health, Hartford, VT

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Does Aspirin Halve the Risk of Death By Breast Cancer?

Breast cancer is one of the most fatal cancers for women. According to BreastCancer.org , breast cancer has one of the highest cancer death rates for women in the United States; 30 percent of cancers in women are breast cancers.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Stroke

WTLV

Mother uses her loss to help breast cancer fighters

Mother uses her loss to help breast cancer fighters Saint Augustine mother uses her loss to help breast cancer fighters on the First Coast Check out this story on firstcoastnews.com: http://www.firstcoastnews.com/story/news/community/2014/07/12/unity-outreach-breast-cancer-fighter/12571273/ SAINT AUGUSTINE, Fla.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, St. Augustine, FL, Motorcycles

KFVS12

Pink Up: A breast cancer symptom you don't know about

You know to get your mammograms, or do your self-exam, but there's another symptom doctors say you should look for: redness.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Shape

Are IUDs Upping Your Breast Cancer Risk?

Could certain forms of contraception increase your risk for breast cancer? A new study published in the journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology seems to think so.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Oxford Times

Fundraiser brewing up for charity tea party

In her tenth year of hosting fundraising strawberry teas, she is aiming to hit the A 10,000 mark for a breast cancer charity.

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Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Oxfordshire County, England,

Times Observer

Should we avoid products with BPA?

Dear EarthTalk: A recent study showed that Bisphenol A was hardly the human health risk researchers once believed it to be.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Prostate Cancer, Life, Food, Vegetarian, Twitter, Food and Drug Administration, Warren, PA

Fri Jul 11, 2014

SBWire

Global Breast Cancer Market 2014-2018

Breast cancer is characterized by the uncontrolled growth of cancerous cells in the breast tissue.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

The New Zealand Herald

Casino's rule bars cancer patient

A woman undergoing chemotherapy says she felt humiliated after being turned away from a Hamilton casino because she didn't have a doctor's note saying she needed to wear a hat.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Australia, World News,

WIS-TV Columbia

Fundraiser set to help woman who lost service dog to cancer

If you've been in downtown Columbia for long periods of time during the week, then you've likely seen Janie Young and her service dog, Zuma, traveling through town.

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Related Topix: Columbia, SC, Medicine, Health

Scientific Blogging

Medicare Breast Cancer Costs Skyrocketed A Decade Ago, But No More Were Helped

While almost everyone agrees that the American health system was not perfect - high quality, but some could not afford it - the solution may not have been more government spending, since government was not spending money all that wisely well before 2009.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Medicare

Darlington and Stockton Times

Line-dancing protesters call for breast cancer clinic to reopen

DOLLY DANCING: Breast Cancer survivors, Mp Jenny Chapman along with dancers dress as Dolly Parton to protest the decision to transfer the breast cancer support group out of the area.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Health, Medicine, Dolly Parton, Country, United Kingdom, World News, Durham County, England

Bizcommunity

R200,000 donation in aid of breast cancer

It created a special edition of its number one selling Oil Sheen Hair Spray and donated R1 of every can sold to PinkDrive.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Thu Jul 10, 2014

InsideHalton.com

Research for breast cancer in young women gets $5.7M boost

The Government of Canada and the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation are investing $5.7 million in support of a national research team investigating breast cancer in young women.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine, Health

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