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Additionally, the Ministry will work with both government and private health centers and organizations to combat breast cancer. Two studies suggest a link between smoking and breast cancer, Gammon said. "We intend to keep spreading the message of keeping health in check to stay fit and strong by partnering with stalwarts in their respective fields". Unfortunately, we know that there are still a lot who either don't follow this advice or just do it when they feel it's necessary. Breast cancers found during screening exams are more likely to be smaller and still confined to the breast. In fact, almost 80 percent of young women diagnosed with breast cancer found their breast abnormality themselves, according to a 2009 Journal of Oncology study about breast cancer in younger women.

Chemotherapy is a type of cancer treatment that uses one or more anti-cancer drugs as part of a standardized chemotherapy regimen whereas radiotherapy is a therapy that uses ionizing radiation, generally as part of cancer treatment to control or kill malignant cells.

"As frightening as a cancer diagnosis is, the good news is that modern medical advances and early screening and diagnosis result in more women surviving and beating cancer with less aggressive and invasive treatment".

Regular mammograms can often help find breast cancer at an early stage, when treatment is most likely to be successful.

Schneps Community News Group's annual "Pink Paper" is dedicated to our local resources, researchers, support teams, and survivors - because we share the struggle, and are mindful of the sobering statistics and excruciating toll of this deadly disease. However, there are other symptoms as well. Any redness or swelling? With breast cancer, however, that is not the case. Men can get it too.

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The medic also notes that for high risk patients who want to reduce the risk of getting the cancer, a risk reduction surgery can be done. She said that she didn't have a history of cancer in her Haitian family, didn't smoke cigarettes, ate healthy and had none of the typical risk factors associated with breast cancer. In March 2013, she was diagnosed with triple positive breast cancer.

Experts say that 9 out of 10 times a lump may be non-cancerous or benign.

"This is not something you go through and get out of", she said. It could be for other reasons.

So far, research has been really advanced. "More importantly, mortality rates are decreasing, year on year, by 2pc".

During the month of October, employees are encouraged to wear pink every Friday and sell pink ribbons to raise money for fund life-saving cancer research.

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