October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Enjoy a pink treat at The Star during Breast Cancer Awareness Month

"I'm sure the headline one day is 'Cancer is Gone'". The technology may one day serve as a screening option, working to automatically review mammograms and analyse them for signs of breast cancer. While this will not identify breast cancer before it forms, as mammograms can, self-exams are instrumental in catching breast cancer in the earliest stages, especially for younger women who do not normally have regular mammograms. "Endurance is a big word, and you'll need it to get through the fatigue caused by radiation and the many months of treatment it takes to finish". On the positive side, Wright said she is glad to hear more people of color talking about the issues of equal access to healthcare.

For the second year in a row, Large has raised more than $2,500 for Real Men Wear Pink of Buffalo, a subsidiary of the American Cancer Society.

"The patients that we've done it for are grateful that we offer that". She was accompanied by Dr. Amanda Wiant, a radiologist at Images.

Dean of Faculty of SMBBMU Larkana Professor Rafia Balouch, Dr Shahida Shaikh, Dr Saira Fatima, Dr Saima Athar delivered their papers on various aspects of breast diseases, their prevention and awareness about breast cancer and early detection and also highlighted the health problems including breast cancer in women and the causes of different diseases. While most breast cancer affects women after age 40, young women are still at risk. "This number has increased due to the growing population and individuals living longer", she said.

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It explained that breast cancer referred to cancers that could develop in any part of the breast tissue; an abnormal growth of breast cells, which may start as a tiny lump in the breast.

It was Easter weekend, so having shown her mother-in-law, Becca got an emergency doctor's appointment and was referred to a breast clinic. For full instructions, women should visit the National Breast Cancer Foundation Inc. website. This community outreach is created to provide general breast health information to individuals within our community as well as offers an opportunity for those who make an appointment to discuss breast health and the importance of mammograms with a healthcare provider. But if caught early, the rate of survival after treatment is relatively high. She said she is an endometrial cancer survivor who makes jelly to sell for October breast cancer awareness. According to two local women who needed those services at one time, volunteers from those organizations made the ordeal more bearable.

Earlier this week, The Star Gold Coast presented Cancer Council Queensland with a $21,980 cheque as part its ongoing support of the organisation.

Making gift bags for new clients at the Tony Teramana Cancer Center and providing financial assistance for prostate screenings during Minority Health Month are other ways the coalition provides help.

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