Pink Drive offers free breast examination

Pink Drive offers free breast examination

Pink Drive offers free breast examination

Predictive breast cancer gene testing is done to identify the risk of developing the cancer in a person having a family history of this disease. In 2014, I was tested for this mutation and I was positive. If you feel something, do something."Dr. Jane Lowe Meisel, a medical oncologist and breast cancer expert at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University, has spent some time talking about these issues with her patients". "That's something I didn't do for a number of years".

Ellyn was only 36 years old. He had a radical mastectomy and reconstructive surgery.Dunlap, who is cancer free, now shares his story with other men.He thinks about his sons, who are ages 19 and 22."I think about their future", he said. "I felt like I had control over my health".

They can be on anything from healthy eating to managing long-term side effects, as well as empowering blogs by people who have had a breast cancer diagnosis. Prestay explained because of geography there was a disconnect in the U.P.so to include the Upper Peninsula in the fundraising opportunity, Real Yoopers Wear Pink was created. "Even, girls are reluctant to talk to their mothers and doctors about such diseases, that is why there is a dire need of awareness campaigns on a massive scale", said GCU Quality Enhancement Director Ms. Iram Sohail while talking the media at the walk.

"If I don't take my breasts off, the alternative route is getting a check up every six months and keep an eye on things", she said. She also ran a bake sale and pop-can drive at Fazer's grocery store in Powers and partnered with a beauty school in Escanaba for a fundraiser.

"The battle was real", said Fultz. "And he said to me, 'You're the lucky one that got it.' Lucky?"

"My auction has been my biggest (fundraiser) so far", Prestay said. "I loved my hair but I wanted to be able to donate it, so I went ahead and cut it short".

The Busty Bunch has raised money through bake sales, a golf tournament and luncheon, silent auctions, raffles and T-shirt sales through Rockledge Professional Firefighters.

"All businesses were fantastic".

"I was driving at the time, I had her on speaker phone, I said this is a bit too much to take in".

"I was shocked", said Dunlap, a resident of Stone Mountain.

Mr. Wahab posited that aside the breast screening and awareness, the company has frequently organized medical screening for the treatment of malaria, Hepatitis-B, blood pressure, diabetic, breast cancer, distribution of mosquito nets as well as donations of food items in 42 communities benefiting 7,401 people at the cost of US$35,000 (GHC157,025). All proceeds go to the Greater Clermont Cancer Foundation.

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