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Sharing Mayo Clinic: Integrative health paves road to recovery for young breast cancer patient

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paves road to recovery for young breast cancer patient ... year to raise awareness for breast cancer, especially since Michelle is not ... Michelle found a lump on her right breast. She called her OB-GYN, and then underwent ... was diagnosed with breast cancer. "It's a very scary word, cancer," says Michelle ... referred to the Jacoby Center for Breast Health at Mayo Clinic for treatment

Consumer Health: Are you due for a mammogram?

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image of your breasts that is used to screen for breast cancer. Mammograms ... role in early breast cancer detection and help decrease breast cancer deaths. Breast ... Breast cancer will affect 1 in 8 women, according to the American ... the American Cancer Society. After skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer ... women in the U.S. will die from breast cancer this year. Various medical organizations

Mayo Clinic Q and A: Immunotherapy and breast cancer

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Clinic Q and A: Immunotherapy and breast cancer ... recently diagnosed with breast cancer. The doctor mentioned using immunotherapy ... traditionally heard about for treating cancer? ANSWER: Immunotherapy is a ... landscape for breast cancer. It also has been used in treating other cancers, including ... including lung cancer, melanoma and kidney cancer. While chemotherapy directly targets

Who is at high risk for breast cancer?

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Who is at high risk for breast cancer? ... diagnosed with breast cancer. For most women, a combination of factors can contribute ... be at high risk for developing breast cancer due to family history, genetic ... their risk for breast cancer," says Lauren Cornell, M.D., a breast medicine physician ... physician at the Jacoby Center for Breast Health at Mayo Clinic in Florida. "Regular

Consumer Health: Metastatic breast cancer

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Health: Metastatic breast cancer ... October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which ... more about metastatic breast cancer. Breast cancer will affect 1 in ... the American Cancer Society. After skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common ... common cancer diagnosed in women in the U.S. Metastatic breast cancer is cancer

Mayo Clinic Minute: Why breast cancer screening is important

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Mayo Clinic Minute: Why breast cancer screening is important ... 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime and 1 in 39 women ... women will die from breast cancer. It's the most diagnosed cancer among women in ... the most common cancer globally.That's why regular breast cancer screening is so ... Christine Klassen, a Mayo Clinic Breast Clinic physician.Watch The Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: Systemic therapies for breast cancer

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podcast: Systemic therapies for breast cancer ... IV to treat cancer. Types of systemic therapies for breast cancer include chemotherapy ... is used depends on which type of breast cancer is being treated. "The goal ... simply to either inhibit the growth of cancer cells or to kill them and to eradicate ... co-leader of the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center Women’s Cancer Program. "If you can

Mayo Clinic researchers advocate new approach to breast cancer prevention

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researchers advocate new approach to breast cancer prevention ... A commentary by Mayo Clinic Cancer Center researchers published in the Journal ... Practice suggests that advances in breast cancer prevention research have resulted ... to modify breast cancer risk and potentially reduce breast cancer incidence ... benefits of assessing individual breast cancer risk, and counsel and implement