Widow fights to raise awareness about male breast cancer

Phillip Cunningham
November 1, 2018

I ask that you read it once more, but this time, commit to action once you're done. "For over 130 years, Avon has inspired the financial independence, health and wellbeing of women - and the fight against breast cancer is central to their mission", officials said.

New Jersey resident Kenya Medard, who lost her husband to male breast cancer, detailed how her husband came to be diagnosed with male breast cancer and their journey through the progress of this disease.

While pink may be the official color of breast cancer awareness, Stop & Shop is proud to be in the black, announcing its NY and New Jersey stores have raised a record-breaking $608,285 for the American Cancer Society's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer campaign, all thanks to Stop & Shop's generous customers. The theme for 2018 is: "There is Hope for a cure".

Speaking from experience, there really is no easy way to get through having breast cancer and the musts of treating it. Due to a lack of awareness (even in metro cities), the absence of a nationwide, population-based breast cancer screening programme and more than 60 per cent of breast cancers getting detected at an advanced stage, most cancer patients succumb to the disease within a year of getting diagnosed.

Lyda E. Rojas, MD, FACS (left), is a board certified general surgeon who specializes in breast surgery, and is the director of breast surgery at CareMount Medical and Putnam Hospital Center. It does not matter the size or shape, it does not matter whether you have one breast, two or none because they are cut off, the scars DONT matter, you are just ideal and lovely as you are.


"I am so thrilled to have joined Jessica Ramos, Jessica Lappin, and women activists in support of Senator Heidi Heitkamp and breast cancer research. We want to break those myths and help the women in leading a happy life". Their death is so painful.

The funds raised by Stop & Shop will not only help support breast cancer research, but will also assist with free patient service programs, as well as awareness and education campaigns. We must rather shower them with a lot of love, treat them with patience and encouragement. Length bias refers to the fact that screening is more likely to pick up slower-growing, less aggressive cancers that can exist in the body longer before symptoms develop than the faster-growing cancers.

During my tenureship as the Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection, I inaugurated the first ever Ghana Cancer Board.

According to the medical expert, excessive intake of alcohol and tobacco can cause a tumor that can lead to breast cancer.

I'm 45 and my age is considered young in the world of breast cancer. So, take good care of your breasts. Breast cancer incidence rates vary a great deal around the world.

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