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Breast Cancer

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Top Breast Cancer Articles

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  • San Diego councilwoman has breast cancer, expects 'full recovery'

    San Diego councilwoman has breast cancer, expects 'full recovery'
    San Diego City Councilwoman Marti Emerald announced on Facebook that she has been diagnosed with breast cancer and will undergo outpatient surgery. Emerald said she received the diagnosis this week while she was on a Chamber of Commerce lobbying mission...
  • Get a mammogram, give a mammogram to a woman in need

    Get a mammogram, give a mammogram to a woman in need
    Even with Obamacare, there are still many women with no health insurance in Florida -- women who will mostly likely skip a screening mammogram so they can spend the money on something frivolous. Like food and rent. So through a partnership between the...
  • Breast Cancer Awareness: 10 harmful ingredients to avoid in beauty products

    Breast Cancer Awareness: 10 harmful ingredients to avoid in beauty products
    Think before you pink this month, warns a Plantation-based beauty expert, author and national radio host. David Pollock, who has formulated cosmetics for top brands L'Oreal, Smashbox and Bliss, is sounding the alarm on harmful, cancer-causing...
  • Check out wellness events to stay healthy

    Upcoming Hearing screenings: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Sept.22; Deaf and Hearing Services of Lake & Sumter Counties, 220 S. 9th St, Leesburg. Appointment needed. 352-323-0757 or rosanne@deafandhearing.org. Health/wellness Al-Anon: 12-step group open to...
  • Wasserman Schultz gets Ford award for fight against cancer

    Wasserman Schultz gets Ford award for fight against cancer
    WASHINGTON — Philanthropists and glitterati will roll out the pink carpet for Debbie Wasserman Schultz at the Kennedy Center Thursday night to honor her personal struggle and legislative work to overcome breast cancer. The South Florida...
  • Girls battle for paddle in Newport Harbor powder puff football game

    Girls battle for paddle in Newport Harbor powder puff football game
    As the final seconds ticked away in an eventful powder puff football game, Newport Harbor High senior girls prepared to rush the field. They giggled and smiled at each other. Moments later they jumped in unison to celebrate a victory, partly for pride,...
  • Steinberg: Call it conduct detrimental to public confidence

    Through enhanced nutrition and training techniques, the NFL specifically trains a young man for power and strength. He is able to ward off massive tacklers. His right arm is able to exert tremendous force. When his tiny 4-year-old son misbehaves, his...
  • Fund cancer research to keep breakthroughs coming [Commentary]

    Fund cancer research to keep breakthroughs coming [Commentary]
    Thousands of cancer scientists — not your usual political activists — are expected to "Rally for Medical Research" on Capitol Hill Thursday to bring attention to dwindling federal support. With justifications including "sequestration,"...
  • Switzerland takes on its top drugmakers in price row

    ZURICH (Reuters) - Switzerland, home to the world's two biggest drugmakers, might be expected to give them an easy ride. But Roche and Novartis are finding no immunity in their home market from a European-wide price squeeze. Governments and healthcare...
  • Tuesday's Bulletin Board

    Tuesday Amateur Astronomers Association, 6 p.m. at Main Library, 100 S. Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale. Free. Call 954-357-7443. Artist Talk: The Runway Through the Lens, 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Stirling Road Branch Library, 3151 Stirling Road. Free. Call 954-...
  • Study: All women of Ashkenazi descent should be screened

    Professor Ephrat Levy-Lahad, director of the Fuld Family Department of Genetics at Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem, was the senior author of a new study which recommends that all women of Ashkenazi backgrounds receive routine screenings for the...