All About Breast Ultrasounds

October 29, 2014 - No Comments

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By Dr. Kathleen Ruddy
Breast cancer is widely prevalent: One in eight women will be diagnosed with it during their lifetime. Early detection is

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Researchers Discover Drug Combination to Treat Breast Cancer

October 28, 2014 - No Comments

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By Vera Gruessner
During the last days of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, it is beneficial to learn about the most recent discoveries and therapies being

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Best Use of a Digital Mammography Machine

October 28, 2014 - No Comments

Mammography Machine

By Dr. Kathleen Ruddy
A digital mammography machine could be one of the most important tools you come into contact with when it comes to

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Understanding Noncyclic Breast Pain

October 24, 2014 - No Comments

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By Dr. Kathleen Ruddy
Noncyclic breast pain, clinically known as mastodynia or mammalgia, is related to breast cancer, and can be used as an early

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Causes of Enlarged Breasts

October 23, 2014 - No Comments

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By Dr. Kathleen Ruddy
While some women pay to have their breasts enlarged or aesthetic reasons, when their breasts become swollen for no apparent reason,

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Green Vegetables and Other Ways to Prevent Cancer

October 22, 2014 - No Comments

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By Vera Gruessner
We are on our last days of October, a month dedicated to breast cancer awareness. The country seems to be awash in

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Exercise and Lymphedema

October 22, 2014 - No Comments

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By Dr. Kathleen Ruddy
Breast cancer is terrifying. And, for the one in every eight women who will be diagnosed with it at some

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Surgical Options For Women With BRCA Mutations

October 21, 2014 - No Comments

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By Dr. Kathleen Ruddy
Approximately 10% of breast cancer cases diagnosed in the United States are associated with a genetic, inherited predisposition to the disease.

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Breast Healthy Recipe: Pasta With Sardines

October 20, 2014 - No Comments

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By Dr. Kathleen Ruddy

Sardines are an excellent source of omega-3 fatty acids, now proven to reduce the risk for breast cancer. And they

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The Best Foods to Eat During the Fall

October 20, 2014 - No Comments

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By Vera Gruessner
The fall season is going strong. We are moving closer and closer to Halloween and will be enjoying a delicious Thanksgiving dinner

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