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The National Cancer Institute reports that Black women are more likely to die from breast cancer despite white women having higher incidence rates for the disease, and African American women are nearly 40 percent more likely to die from breast cancer compared to non-Hispanic white women.

From left are Nancy Tyler, Sara DeSanto, Carolyn Handville and Karen Reynnells.

It's October, a time when the color pink is prevalent in our communities, making us aware it's Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Walk-ins will be accommodated as able. Monthly self-breast exams are still recommended, and if you notice any changes in either breast, it is more important to see your healthcare provider for evaluation than think to yourself, “I dont have the typical risk factors, ” because more and more newly diagnosed breast cancer patients have no risk factors.

This year's "Human Pink Ribbon" will be formed at ConnextCare Pulaski 61 Delano St., beginning at 10 a.m.

Black women face tremendous obstacles in getting what they need at the doctor's office. "In the United States, one in every 69 women between the ages of 40 and 49 is diagnosed with breast cancer".

Jayaram said he wished more patients took the link between smoking and breast cancer seriously.

The ACO said, unfortunately, breast cancer was likely to continue to increase with increased Westernisation.

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Overall, there is a significant difference in terms of access, affordability, and trust in health care institutions and services between urban and rural locations, given that women in urban areas have better chances of accessing such services than those living in rural areas. It raises funds, as well as awareness, "to end breast cancer and provide hope to ensure no one faces breast cancer alone".

Dawn Heckathorn (right) is a Certified Patient Breast Navigator, dedicated to educating women in Grays Harbor about breast cancer and breast health.

The American Cancer Society estimates that the average risk of a woman in the USA developing breast cancer sometime in her life is about 12 percent.

"One of the things Susan G. Komen, the National Foundation, breast cancer.org is trying to do isdispel myths", said Scotland Cancer Center Director Paula Love. While most breast cancer affects women after age 40, young women are still at risk.

Now there are no reliable data on the risk of metastatic breast cancer recurrence after a non-metastatic breast cancer diagnosis, because registries do not routinely collect information on cancer progression or recurrence, Mariotto explained.

That said, it is estimated that 1 out of every 8 women will develop breast cancer within their lifetime; but with early detection, the five-year survival rate is near 100 percent.

Mammograms, or X-rays of the breast, use very small doses of radiation and can not cause the spread of cancer.

"Therapies such as photodynamic therapy (PDT), involving light and a photosensitizing chemical substance, which used in conjunction with molecular oxygen can cause cell death, offer a high degree of control that is effectively used to manage cancer in early to advanced stages", he says. If it's just a teensy amount, go with another product and spend your money on something that legitimately invests in and believes in stopping the disease.Support innovative organizations: Thankfully, there are so, so many organizations now that research potential cures and treatments.

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