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(BPT) - An ever-growing popular concept in personal healthcare is the idea of the empowered patient (also known as being an advocate for your health). This term can mean different things to different people, but the general concept is that an individual makes well-informed health decisions based on research and conversations with their physician. One person who has applied this concept to her own personal health is Florida-native, Leslie Cunningham.
The pink ribbon may be the tie that binds during October, which is national Breast Cancer Awareness Month. But it is the journey through recovery that forever binds together several Copperas Cove breast cancer survivors together in Copperas Cove.
Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center will celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday at the hospital with the “Pink Heals” fire truck and a breast health education table.
(BPT) - Last year, 232,000 women were diagnosed with breast cancer in the United States and many were told they would need chemotherapy. With October designated as National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, it is important that women diagnosed with the disease and their caregivers feel empowered to take charge of their cancer journey. For the many women undergoing chemotherapy, getting better is the top priority, but the side effects of treatment, such as hair loss and skin changes, also weigh heavily on their minds.
Knowing early prevention is worth a pound of cure, several local groups are working together to ensure cancer screening services are accessible for everyone regardless of their financial or insurance status.
John Schultz remembers fondly how his classmates at Loveland High School in Ohio used to think that he and his older sister Tina were twins.
DETROIT— Silvana Davis was 16 when breast cancer took her mother.
Ornaments offering HOPE and encouragement adorn the tree displayed in Kathy Gilmore's home in honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
They laugh, they love, they cry. And they talk a lot about God.
Tattoo fans and their families are invited to join Familia Ink Tattoo Company to spread awareness for breast cancer research Sunday afternoon in tribute to National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center will observe Breast Cancer Awareness Month with its third annual Walk-In Screening Mammography Day from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Oct. 18 in the Radiology Department.
In observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, the Dynamis Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association will conduct a Survivors through Courage, Faith and Hope event from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Oct. 16.
(BPT) - NBA All-Time Leading Scorer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is no stranger to developing strategies and game plans to overcome the obstacles he’s faced on the basketball court, but he also knows the importance of applying these skills off the court.
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Belton Senior Activity Center’s annual Christmas party is from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Dec. 19 at 842 S. Mitchell St., Belton.