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Breast Cancer

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  • 11th annual Go Pink, the luncheon, set for Oct. 24

    11th annual Go Pink, the luncheon, set for Oct. 24
    Last-minute tickets were still available for the 11th annual Go Pink luncheon last week, but if the usual sellout happens for the Oct. 24 event, there are always alternatives. "We think it's best to respond early and we always try to accommodate people,...
  • Pinnacle goes pink for the cause - and survivor COO

    Pinnacle goes pink for the cause - and survivor COO
    As the growing workforce of Pinnacle Advertising & Marketing Group wears pink this month to raise money toward a breast cancer cure, they have an especially good reason. Mary Martel, the chief operating officer, is a breast cancer survivor. She was...
  • Making Strides walk takes over Mizner Oct. 25

    Making Strides walk takes over Mizner Oct. 25
    As a four-time cancer survivor working for the American Cancer Society, Jones doesn't like to call attention to herself. But her hot pink shoes are symbolic as the community events specialist for the annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer South...
  • Surgeon talks breast surgery, reconstruction methods

    Surgeon talks breast surgery, reconstruction methods
    Breast cancer surgery and reconstruction methods have evolved since the days of the radical mastectomy. Depending on a person's cancer, body and needs, a more natural-looking outcome may be available. Nowadays more commonly performed breast cancer...
  • Tumors might grow faster at night

    Tumors might grow faster at night
    REHOVOT, ISRAEL — They emerge at night, while we sleep unaware, growing and spreading out as quickly as they can. And they are deadly. In a surprise finding that was recently published in Nature Communications, Weizmann Institute of Science...
  • Gene patterns may play role in breast cancer

    Gene patterns may play role in breast cancer
    About one in eight women in the United States will contract breast cancer in her lifetime. Now new research from Tel Aviv University-affiliated researchers, in collaboration with Johns Hopkins University, has provided another tool to help women,...
  • Party in pink

    Party in pink
    Don’t miss this great event with fabulous cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, desserts and more as we honor Sun Sentinel Life's Victories survivors and help in the fight against breast cancer. Tickets: $25 Thursday, October 23 • 6:00–9:00 pm...
  • Hormone replacement therapy may provide protection

    Hormone replacement therapy may provide protection
    DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I am 42 and have a BRCA1 gene mutation. I'll have a prophylactic oophorectomy later this year. I've had a prophylactic mastectomy, as well, and am considering hormone replacement therapy. How soon after surgery would I need to start...
  • Seeing pink at Martorano's Hard Rock restaurant

    Seeing pink at Martorano's Hard Rock restaurant
    Pink is synonymous with Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Sure as stone crab season and pumpkins on porches, we’ve grown accustomed to seeing lots of pink when the calendar rolls around to October. There can never be enough pink, says Dave Algor,...
  • Options beyond the mammogram

    Options beyond the mammogram
    The mammogram remains the foundation of breast cancer screening, but variations on this test can improve detection for some women. The mammogram isn't a perfect test, but it's the best one we have right now for identifying breast cancers early, which is...
  • Why breast density matters

    Why breast density matters
    What it means to have dense breasts — and how they can affect your breast cancer risk. After a routine mammogram, your radiologist or doctor might have told you that you have dense breasts. But what exactly are dense breasts, and how can they...