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Women, Plastics and Breast Cancer

... Brophy and Keith are lead authors of Breast cancer risk in relation to occupations with exposure to carcinogens and ...

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Breast Cancer Prevention

GET THE WORD OUT! About breast cancer prevention Order your FREE postcards here! Go to our media section on Women, Plastics and Breast Cancer for recent news on this topic   Welcome ...

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Who’s supporting breast cancer prevention? Get involved!

Breast cancer is preventable. How we live is an important factor in breast cancer prevention. Eating well and exercising are important ways to stay ...

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Why are we talking about breast cancer prevention?

... Haley learned in 1992, gets far less funding in breast cancer research than does the cure. But focusing more effort on prevention ...

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Breast cancer and your workplace: What are the links?

I was diagnosed with breast cancer 12 years ago. I’ve worked in a plastics factory for a good part of my ... -       Sandy Knight, breast cancer survivor   There is growing evidence that ...

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An ounce of breast cancer prevention…

... It’s absolutely true: over 5,000 women in Canada die of breast cancer every year. And breast cancer is worth our attention: Roughly ...

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Breast cancer survival rates – and how stats can mislead

... issue recently. Learn more about the controversies about breast screening here: Mammography screening: Weighing the pros and ... changed Read more about breast health and breast cancer on our website: Women, Plastics and Breast Cancer Breast ...

What's Hot Post - cwhn - 02/28/2013 - 11:17 - 0 attachments

Book Review: But Hope is Longer

... But Hope is Longer: Navigating the Country of Breast Cancer by Tamara Levine, Second Story Press, 2012 Review by ...

Network Magazine - cwhn - 06/26/2014 - 17:37 - 0 attachments

Mammography screening: Weighing the pros and cons for women’s health

... Health Care released its guideline on screening for breast cancer for average-risk women (aged 40 to 79) in late 2011. The guideline ...

Network Magazine - cwhn - 01/28/2014 - 12:17 - 0 attachments

What are the debates about genetic screening?

... arise. What should we do if we find out we have a gene for breast or ovarian cancer ( BRCA1  and  BRCA2 ) ? How do we manage that ...

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