'No easy way to get through breast cancer'

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New Jersey resident Kenya Medard, who lost her husband to male breast cancer, detailed how her husband came to be diagnosed with male breast cancer and their journey through the progress of this disease.

More than 20 years after the opening of the Mammovan - a 40-foot-long, 15-ton van that provides women with free breast cancer screenings year-round - doctors have screened more than 37,000 women for breast cancer. Rhonda is fighting Metastatic Breast Cancer, that's when the cancer has spread to other organs. The legislation I authored and sponsored saves lives and can raise millions of dollars for breast cancer research and with support from women in government, I know we can continue to raise more. Not even breast cancer. As per breastcancer.net, "Breast cancer is now the most common cancer in most Indian cities and the 2nd most common cancer in rural areas".

Dr. Ayesha said that there is need to promote health education by awareness programmes through media, walks, seminars, group discussions and patient counseling facilities, besides providing staff to the facility as the menace of Breast Cancer could be contained in Pakistan by early detection, diagnosis and evaluation.

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It is important to note that not all care plans are alike, nor are all breast cancers alike. These patient-level attributes comprised both demographical and clinical parameters - Age at diagnosis, Menarche age, Menstrual Status, Smoking/Non-Smoking behavior, Stage on diagnosis, Family history, Age during 1st and 2nd child's birth, Breastfeeding history, Hormonal receptors markers (ER status, HER2 status, PR status), laterality, histology, recurrence, and survival. Breast cancer is something which women feel shy in speaking about, but the truth is that if they do not speak about it, it could become very unsafe. The disease still remains a leading cause of death with an estimated 16,000 deaths per year in Pakistan.

As per experts, Early Breast Cancer (EBC) constitutes only 30% of the breast cancer cases in India compared to 60 to 70% of cases in the developed world. A painful and eye-opening memoir about womanhood, cancer, and the world of medicine, this book tells so much more than a cancer story.

She said that it is a must to develop a liaison between the women seen at Basic Health Units (BHU) and Rural Health Centers (RHC) and the Breast Cancer Center at PIMS. It contains flashcards that cover all Breast Cancer Care's traditional information and more recent innovations in care, like mindfulness meditation. In addition, those 2014 results also showed that 12 percent of patients on the standard arm got pregnant, while 22 percent who received goserelin did. You wear it on your head the day of chemo therapy and you actually wear it 4 hours once chemo is over for that day.

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