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Factors Linking Disparities in Cancer Deaths, Income

Factors Linking Disparities in Cancer Deaths, Income

People in low- and middle-income counties in the United States are more likely to die of cancer than those who live in high-income counties. Eight factors may explain more than 80% of the relationship between poverty and disparities in cancer death rates at the county...

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Treating Metastatic Breast Cancer 

Treating Metastatic Breast Cancer 

Ease the anxiety that comes with understanding your recommended treatment options. Explore how therapies are chosen and specific questions to ask your doctor. Source: Treating Metastatic Breast Cancer -...

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Coping with pain after breast surgery

Coping with pain after breast surgery

Pain is common after mastectomy and other breast cancer operations. Find out what causes it and learn about treatment options. Source: Coping with pain after breast surgery - Mayo...

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T Cell Actively Killing a Cancer Cell Video 

T Cell Actively Killing a Cancer Cell Video 

2018 Nobel Laureates Allison and Honjo identified a breakthrough immuno-oncology method that involves stimulating the inherent ability of the immune system to attack tumor cells. This video shows a T cell actively killing a cancer cell. Source: T Cell Actively Killing...

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Processed meat consumption linked to breast cancer risk 

Processed meat consumption linked to breast cancer risk 

This meta-analysis suggests that processed meat consumption may increase breast cancer risk. Therefore, cutting down processed meat seems beneficial for the prevention of breast cancer. Source: Processed meat consumption linked to breast cancer risk --...

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Post-Mastectomy Fat Grafting: 4 Pros and 4 Cons 

Post-Mastectomy Fat Grafting: 4 Pros and 4 Cons 

Fat grafting, also known as autologous fat transfer, is a somewhat novel procedure occasionally performed after a mastectomy in place of traditional reconstruction procedures. Source: Post-Mastectomy Fat Grafting: 4 Pros and 4 Cons | The Breast Cancer Site...

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Male Breast Cancer Treatment 

Male Breast Cancer Treatment 

The National Cancer Institute tells you what you need to know about male breast cancer. Source: Male Breast Cancer Treatment (PDQ®)—Health Professional Version - National Cancer...

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FDA Proposes New Mammography Regulations 

FDA Proposes New Mammography Regulations 

The new FDA regulations would require that women be informed if they have dense breast tissue and the significance of it with regard to mammogram accuracy and breast cancer risk. Source: FDA Proposes New Mammography Regulations | Everyday...

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Author: Janet Maker, Ph.D.
Publication Date: February, 2017
Distributor: Ingram
Trim: 6×9
Format: Hardcover, Paperback, eBook
ISBN (Hardcover) 978-0-9976619-0-3
ISBN (Paperback) 978-0-9976619-1-0
ISBN (eBook) 978-0-9976619-2-7
Published by Jane Thomas Press

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