Millennial Monday: Breast Cancer Awareness Month-Some Cautions for Millennials

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A new study has shown that a combination of drugs palbociclib, along with hormone therapy can significantly increase the survival among women with advanced breast cancer. According to Cancer Research UK, breast cancer survival rates are improving and have doubled in the last 40 years in the UK, although they continue to lag behind those in other European countries. As per the data recorded in ICMR 2017, over 1.5 lakh new breast cancer patients have been recorded in India a year ago. He suggests getting a biopsy every time, just to be safe.

Both Dr. Citrin and Dr. Beattie suggest eating a health diet and staying physically active to reduce this risk.

Taking place during Breast Cancer Awareness Month, thousands of people wear it pink in their communities, schools or work places for Breast Cancer Now. "In addition, young women cannot smoke, try to keep their weight within a normal BMI limit, do self breast exams and see primary caregivers for a physical every year so that they can have a clinical breast exam".

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"These important results in people with metastatic triple-negative breast cancer whose disease expresses the PD-L1 protein are highly encouraging and represent a significant step forward in the treatment of this challenging disease", said Horning.

Breast cancer refers to abnormal growth of breast cells and can develop in any part of the breast tissue. It provided the first convincing evidence that DNA damage is the basic cause of cancer, laying the foundation for the now universally accepted idea that cancer is a genetic disease. I never thought much about the real meaning behind Halloween until I got older. Mammography itself is very expensive and everybody can't afford the diagnostic tool.

It was the eighth annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer in Modesto. It is also the duty of the specialist to clarify questions posed in an unhurried manner and reinforce the points in simple easy to understand language.

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Additionally, thanks to the American Cancer Society and the pharmaceutical division of Imperial Chemical, National Breast Cancer Awareness Month has promoted mammography as one of the most effective weapons in the fight against breast cancer.

According to Professor Schmid, "Triple-negative breast cancer is an aggressive form of breast cancer".

By my estimates, 9 out of 10 breast lumps are not cancers. "I know for a fact that education helps save women's lives". It is alarming to note that majority of breast cancers in India are diagnosed at a much earlier age in India, which should worry all of us.

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