Breast Cancer Awareness

Some articles on breast cancer awareness, breast cancer, cancer, cancers:

Alexandra Penney - Self Magazine
... Self magazine's first annual issue for National Breast Cancer Awareness Month came after an April 1991 lunch at the 21 Club, at which Penney discussed ideas for articles about breast cancer with her ... Together with Evelyn Lauder, Penney established The Breast Cancer Research Foundation and formalized the pink ribbon as a symbol for breast cancer awareness as part of Self magazine's second annual ...
Testicular Cancer
... Testicular cancer is cancer that develops in the testicles, a part of the male reproductive system ... United States, between 7,500 and 8,000 diagnoses of testicular cancer are made each year ... lifetime, a man's risk of testicular cancer is roughly 1 in 250 (0.4%) ...
Southern Ohio Medical Center - Centers of Care - SOMC Cancer Center
... The SOMC Cancer Center is a state-of-the-art cancer center with the latest in cancer-fighting technology and procedures, experienced staff and board-certi ... Services offered at the SOMC Cancer Center include Medical Oncology, which involves treatment of cancer with chemicals, biological products and ... the effectiveness of new drugs and strategies In addition to providing cancer care, SOMC also holds annual breast cancer awareness events (referred to as “pink outs” or by ...
Cancer - In Pregnancy
... Because cancer is largely a disease of older adults, it is not common in pregnant women ... Cancer affects approximately 1 in 1,000 pregnant women ... The most common cancers found during pregnancy are the same as the most common cancers found in non-pregnant women during childbearing ages breast cancer, cervical cancer, leukemia ...
National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
... Breast Cancer Awareness Month (BCAM), also referred to in America as National Breast Cancer Awareness Month (NBCAM), is an annual international health campaign organized by major breast cancer charities ... information and support to those affected by breast cancer ...

Famous quotes containing the words awareness, breast and/or cancer:

    Awakening in the morning returns us to life, and to awareness of death.
    Mason Cooley (b. 1927)

    Freedom is hunting, feeding, danger;
    that, that is freedom—that it is which makes
    the veins to swell, the breast to heave and glow
    Aye, that is freedom,—that is pleasure—life!
    Marie Lovell (1803–1877)

    We “need” cancer because, by the very fact of its incurability, it makes all other diseases, however virulent, not cancer.
    Gilbert Adair, British author, critic. “Under the Sign of Cancer,” Myths and Memories (1986)