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Breast Cancer

A collection of news and information related to Breast Cancer published by this site and its partners.

Top Breast Cancer Articles

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  • Adele Saint Fleur's Survival Story

    Adele Saint Fleur's Survival Story
    I went to my OB/GYN in July 2013 and there was no evidence of any problems.  One day I started to feel a stinging pain in my left breast and noticed something was not right.  I had a mammogram and was diagnosed with breast cancer in September 2013.  ...
  • Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure set for Saturday in Miami

    Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure set for Saturday in Miami
    It follows a different course and features a new way to remember lost loved ones, but the goal of the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure in Miami remains the same: raise money for breast-cancer research and increase awareness of the importance of...
  • A Broward cancer expert on navigating the treatment maze

     A Broward cancer expert on navigating the treatment maze
    In the years that Dr. Nicholas Tranakas has served as Medical Director of Cancer Services for Broward Health and the Comprehensive Breast Center, he's watched the mortality rate for women diagnosed with breast cancer fall sharply. "It's decreased by...
  • The man in pink: WSVN's Steve Shapiro goes Glam

    The man in pink: WSVN's Steve Shapiro goes Glam
    As you may have noticed, Steve Shapiro, the sartorially thoughtful and quick-witted WSVN sportscaster, is a man. Possibly even a man’s man, a guy who hangs out with jocks all day and can discuss his skepticism about this Miami Heat lineup for...
  • Stafford High School field hockey team 'Plays 4 the Cure'

    It was a good night for the Stafford High School field hockey team on Thursday, Oct. 9. They beat their competition from Canton High School with a 2-0 win at home, but their greater success that evening was in the people that turned out and the money they...
  • Event picks for the Weekend of Oct. 17

    Event picks for the Weekend of Oct. 17
    Ready, set, weekend. If you think Orlando's saving the fun for Halloween, think again. There are more events coming up in the next few days than I can possibly include, but let's take a look at some highlights - including at least one opportunity for me...
  • Anne Arundel County health briefs

    Suicide prevention A Chesapeake Life Center symposium: "Life After a Suicide Loss," will be presented by author Eric Marcus of the American Foundation For Suicide Prevention from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday in the center, 90 Ritchie Highway, Pasadena....
  • North and Northwest suburban event calendar Oct. 16-22

    Here's a look at upcoming events in the North and Northwest suburbs. Please call the venue in advance. To submit an event for consideration, please visit Thursday, Oct. 16 "Pleading for the Future: A Play": Watch the production based on the Leopold...
  • Get your costume, and you mountain bike on for Oct. 26

    Halloween is coming, the bike tires are getting fat. Fall is a beautiful time to go mountain biking with the verdant colors of summer changing to brilliant hues of scarlet, orange and yellow. You can get out and enjoy those colors at Trexler Nature...
  • A breast cancer survivor's journey through chemo

    A breast cancer survivor's journey through chemo
    Jean List has some encouragement for any woman facing breast cancer: Although she is still in chemotherapy 10 years after first beginning treatment for a particularly virulent form of cancer, the chemotherapy is easier than it was a decade ago. "It is...
  • Life among the newly diagnosed

    Life among the newly diagnosed
    The first doctor told Livia Borges she was too young to have breast cancer. She was too fit and healthy. But that doctor was wrong. "The doctor asked if there was any breast cancer in my family," Borges recalls. She answered that there wasn't. The...