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Image: Jupiterbreastcare.com Only in America can we find a way to scare the bejesus out of a woman with normal breasts and a normal mammogram. But that’s exactly what breast density notification laws in about half the states, including Pennsylvania … Continue reading

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  Myths About Breast Cancer from an Oncologist Grandparents.com Nearly every day, I am asked questions about breast cancer. What amazes me is the omnipresent myths and assumptions (there are soooo many!) made about the disease. Countless times each week, … Continue reading

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Image and article adapted from: Oprah.com   Even as more and more black women are dying needlessly from breast cancer, funding for the free mammograms that low-income, underinsured women count on is drying up.  The CDC’s National Breast and Cervical … Continue reading

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