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National Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2013

OCTOBER IS BREAST & CANCER A W ARE NESS M ONTH A BRIEF HISTORY OF BREAST CANCER 1600 BC 548 AD 1700 1882 1926 1930'S The first recording French surgeon First mastectomy performed when it was proposed by the court physician Aetios of Amida to Theodora William Stewart First Breast Cancer clinical study conducted by Janet Lane-Claypon in 1926 Breast cancer Halsted performed the first radical of cancer comes Jean Louis Petit staging systems were developed from ancient Egypt. There are 8 cases of tumors or ulcers of the breast that first to remove breast tissue, lymph nodes, and underlying chest muscle mastectomies, which remained the standard until the 1970's are described in some detail TOMEN UNITE UR BODIES A 1945 1950 1952 1971 1974 1990 Modern chemotheraphy developed after World War II Radiation therapy generally adopted as a method of Our Bodies, Ourselves is First peer-to-peer support group, "Reach to Recovery", began providing post-mastectomy, in-hospital visits from breast cancer First Lady, Betty Ford, is diagnosed with breast cancer. She chose to talk openly about her disease Susan Love publishes the Breast Book, which becomes published by the Boston Women's Health Book Collective. Helped foster a sense of control over one's own health care treatment and inspired many other survivors to do the same a huge source information for an entire generation of women diagnosed with breast cancer survivors for many women Qut'oklhe Male Breast Cancer Awareness 1993 & 1991 1992 2002 2008 2009 First known use of a pink ribbon in connection with Pink ribbon adopted as the official symbol of National Breast The third week of October is established as "Male Breast Cancer Awareness Week" around the world. Model Matuschka The Women's poses with her mastectomy scar exposed on cover of New York Times Magazine Health Initiative trial conclusively proved that hormone replacement therapy significantly increased the incidence of breast The White House is decorated pink for the first time to honor National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. breast cancer Cancer Awareness awareness Month cancer COMMON TYPES of Breast Cancer COMMON SYMPTOMS of Breast Cancer DCIS IDC ILC DUCTAL CARCINOMA IN SITU CHILLS ALUMP INFLAMMATION REDNESS Nearly 1 out of every 5 new cases is DCIS. Survival rate very high when caught at an early stage. SKIN INVASIVE DUCTAL CARCINOMA FEVER Also known as Infiltrating. Most common type of breast cancer. SWELLING INVASIVE LOBULAR CARCINOMA WEIGHT LOSS Unexplained PAIN Only 1 of every 10 invasive breast cancers is ILC. THE FACTS (1) 16.5 2. MOST COMMON CANCER SECOND LEADING amongst american women cause of cancer death in women BILLIONE (exceeded only by lung cancer) ESTIMATED YEARLY COST DEATH RATES BREAST CANCER Death rates from breast cancer have been declining since about 1990 With larger decreases in women 1990 2013 younger than 50 The chance that breast cancer will be responsible About 1 in 8 women in the US will develop invasive breast cancer during their lifetime for a woman's death is about 1 in 36 (about 3%) Colorado Наwai · New Jersey · District of Columbia · Maryland ..... Idaho Arizona. STATES WITH HIGHEST BREAST CANCER MORTALITY RATES ..................... ******* ... New Mexico O STATES WITH LOWEST BREAST CANCER MORTALITY RATES Louisiana ESTIMATES FOR 2013 232,340 39,620 3 MILLION NEW CASES OF INVASIVE BREAST CANCER WILL BE DIAGNOSED IN WOMEN NUMBER OF WOMEN THAT WILL DIE FROM BREAST CANCER NUMBER OF BREAST CANCER SURVIVORS LIVING IN THE US (INCLUDING CURRENT TREATMENT) PROMINENT WOMEN WHO BEAT BREAST CANCER CYNTHIA NIXON SANDRA DAY O'CONNOR NANCY REAGAN NANCY BRINKER KYLIE MINOGUE Emmy Award Winning Actress Former Supreme Court Justice Grammy Winning Singer & Actress Former Susan G. Komen Founder First Lady MARTINA NAVRATILOVA EDIE FALCO ROBIN ROBERTS MELISSA ETHERIDGE Good Morning America Anchor Academy Award Winning Songwriter Retired Tennis Golden Globe Player Winning Actress NOTABLE BREAST CANCER ORGANIZATIONS Breast Cancer" NBCC NETWORK of STRENGTH BREASTCANCER.ORG National Breast Cancer Coalition formerly knoun as Y-ME National Breast Cancer Organization NATIONAL BREAST CANCER COALITION BREASTCANCER.ORG BREAST CANCER NETWORK of STRENGTH YSC NATIONAL BREAST YOUNG SURVIVAL COALITION BREAST CANCER FOUNDATION CANCER FUNDING RESEARCH FOR PREVENTION AND CURE FUND Young women facing breast cancer together. PREVENTION STARTS HERE. YOUNG SURVIVAL COALITION NATIONAL BREAST CANCER FOUNDATION THE BREAST CANCER FUND breast Breast Cancer Susan G. KOmen cure cancer CAMPAIGN Research Foundation. FOR THE researching the cure SUSAN G. KOMEN for THE CURE BREAST CANCER RESEARCH FOUNDATION BREAST CANCER CAMPAIGN LIVING BEYOND BREAST AmeIcan Breast Cancer & CANCER FOUNDATION LIVING BEYOND BREAST CANCER AMERICAN BREAST CANCER FOUNDATION The DANA-FARBER CANCER I NSTITUTE Rose BREAST CANCER CONNECTIONS Your Community Resource for Information & Support A non-proft breast concer organizofion DANA-FARBER CANCER INSTITUTE THE ROSE BREAST CANCER CONNECTIONS BARBARA ANN SHARSHERET KARMANOS Your Jewish Community Facing Breast Cancer CANCER INSTITUTE Wayne State University LYNN SAGE FOUNDATION SHARSHERET BARBARA ANN KARMANOS CANCER INSTITUTE Breast Cancer Alliance CASTING FOR RECOVERY BREAST CANCER ALLIANCE CASTING FOR RECOVERY BREAST CANCER FUNDRAISING EVENTS PINK B BBON W IK susan G. котеn HE BREAST CANCER FUNDRAISER Зра FOR THE Cure. Presented by Energizer PINK RIBBONWALK THE BREAST CANCER FUNDRAISER THE SUSAN G. KOMEN 3 DAY WALK fundraising-events/walks/pink-ribbonwalk MAKING STRIDES Against Breast Cancer Bowlfor the Cure. EUSBC LONDON MARATHON 2010 American s Cancer Society VIRGIN LONDON MARATHON MAKING STRIDES AGAINST BREAST CANCER BOWL FOR THE CURE fundraising-events/runs/virgin-london-marathon Hard Rock CAFE THE HARD ROCK'S PINKTOBER "PINKTOBER" CAMPAIGN Love All , Serve Al HARDROCK.COM Epiphone Hard Rock supports the fight against breast cancer with their signature awareness campaign "Pinktober". Hard Rock connects fans, musicians, and advocates from all around the world to raise awareness and funding for local and international breast cancer research foundations. %24 INTERESTED IN MAKING A DONATION? YOUNG SURVIVAL COALITION SUSAN G. KOMEN for THE CURE NATIONAL BREAST CANCER COALITION BREAST CANCER RESEARCH FOUNDATION RESOURCES,,20307103,00.html KNOW CANCER is a Cancer Social Network, Resource Directory & Education Hub supporting all those affected by cancer. © 2013 Know Cancer - All Rights Reserved •

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2013

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Looking at the statistics for breast cancer can be scary. This disease is the second leading cause of cancer related death in women, and it’s estimated that nearly 1 in every 8 women will develop br...


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