Published: Thu, October 05, 2017
Health Care | By Oscar Goodwin

Mee Memorial Hospital recognizes Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Mee Memorial Hospital recognizes Breast Cancer Awareness Month

"Your chances of being alive after a diagnosis of breast cancer are significantly higher than if you got diagnosed in 1982", said Dr. Roshni Rao, the chief of breast surgery at New York Presbyterian/Columbia. Early detection is key in treating breast cancer and being able to live a whole and healthy life. Many of us have been affected by breast cancer.

During Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to give blood to support cancer patients and others. "Every human being should rise against cancer because when you save a woman sugfering from breast cancer you saved a nation". In 2011-2015, the state's overall breast cancer death rate for white women was 18.8 per 100,000, compared to the 21.2 national rate. These vegetables are good for breast health. A mammogram confirmed her worst fear - breast cancer.

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According to the American Cancer Society, almost 1.7 million new cases of cancer are expected in the USA this year.

About five percent to 10 percent of breast cancer cases are thought to be hereditary.

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However, a different report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the growing obesity epidemic threatens to overwhelm the benefits of early detection and better treatments.

A woman living in the US has a 1.24 percent, or a 1 in 8 lifetime risk, of being diagnosed with breast cancer. Breast Cancer Facts & Figures can be found on the ACA's website. "They will be able to put a pink hand print on the box vehicle and sign their name in remembrance of a loved one or celebration of life for someone who has been effected by breast cancer.", explains Human Resources Manager, Lacy Sproul.

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