CANCELED: Why 1,700 black women die unnecessarily from breast cancer each year
She did a two-year ... cancer patients. In her practice, Signature Breast Care, her goal is to educate patients to take a proactive role in getting evaluated for treatable cancers so that they may become cancer survivors. Nearly five black women per day ...
Dangers of decline in breastfeeding highlighted
“Pakistan has the highest rate of breast cancer for any Asian population, reporting 40,000 deaths per year,” said Khair-un Nisa ... She said approximately one out of nine Pakistani women suffered from breast cancer at some point in their lives.
Drugs watchdog condemns Roche for high price of breast cancer therapy
The pharmaceuticals giant Roche has been criticised in unprecedented terms by the government's drugs watchdog for refusing to significantly lower the price of a breast cancer drug whose £90,000-per-patient ... months of life for women with advanced ...
Over 100 help kick off campaign to fight breast cancer
Christian encouraged those attending to become fundraising leaders, have 10 friends and family members join them and raise $100 each ... year 2000 when hormone replacement therapy (during menopause) was shown to be linked to breast cancer and many women ...
Decades of Free Cancer Screening for Poor US Women
the number of women served has increased from 82,000 annually in the first couple of years to more than 500,000 per year since 2003. In total, the program has provided more than 10.7 million breast and cervical cancer screening examinations. As a result ...