I speak so candidly about this because exactly one year ago, my mom was diagnosed with breast cancer. The risk of developing breast cancer increases with age and breast density plays a role, while genetics and possible genetic mutations can't be controlled - and neither can the age at which a female starts her menstrual cycle nor if she starts menopause after the age 55.
As a thank you to the organization, the Bayside 15-year-old chose to join the "Real Men Wear Pink" campaign during breast cancer awareness month. Many misconceptions and lack of awareness regarding chemotherapy or mastectomy surgeries keep them away from getting treatment on time and they opt for alternative medicines. Trends have shown that today's young people are on track to be the most overweight generation-and obesity has been proven to contribute to higher cancer rates. Roberts herself is a breast cancer survivor who has very little history of the disease in her family.Other concerns about having a mammogram include worrying about whether insurance will pay for it."There are lots of programs to help people (pay for a mammogram, )" Roberts said.
"Funds donated to the BCRC allow us to provide free support services and integrative wellness programs for women dealing with breast cancer, as well as educational field outreach programs to teach about the importance of breast health and early cancer detection amongst the traditionally underserved women in our community", Kelly said.
"Detecting breast cancers when they are small will undoubtedly help reduce death rate from this disease".
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Malignant Tumor- In malignant tumor, the cells which are growing uncontrollably are transported from the origin to the different parts of the body and this develops cancer.
Founder and CEO of Ushalakshmi Breast Cancer Foundation (UBF), Dr P Raghuram points out that experts in public health and other stakeholder institutions in the industry should strive to come out with an Indian solution to fight the scourge of breast cancer. To counter this, we need a solution that will be tailor made for Indian population.
Treatment options remain limited. According to the recent data given by Globacan 2017, breast cancer among Indian women is the highest worldwide. It is alarming to note that majority of breast cancers in India are diagnosed at a much earlier age in India, which should worry all of us. The mere presence of risk factors is not synonymous with the occurrence of breast cancer nor can all risk factors for breast cancer be mitigated or modified. ACS has a participation threshold to meet before it will hold a Making Strides event, and Stockton's numbers were too low to go solo, Gates said.