Category Archives: Breast cancer

5 Must-Do Health Checks For Every Age

With many discoveries and advancements in the medical field each and every year, expert professionals are now recommending the need for more than one annual check-up for most people in every age group.  In turn, one or more checkups per … Continue reading

Posted in baby boomers, Breast cancer, healthy living | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cancer survivor numbers increase..especially in women.

Encouraging news for people living with cancer: More Americans are beating the disease.  Cancer survivors  in the United States increased to 11.7 million in 2007.  That’s according to a new report released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention … Continue reading

Posted in Breast cancer, healthy living | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Smoking before Menopause Increases Breast Cancer risk.

In a new article from the January 24 issue of Archives of Internal Medicine, one of JAMA/Archives journals, reveals that smoking before menopause could be associated to an increased risk of developing breast cancer.  Data from the study came from … Continue reading

Posted in Breast cancer, healthy living | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment