Press of Atlantic City: Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer

Defend the derma: Protect your skin from summer hazards

Like a plant in spring, we like to shed our winter-heavy clothes and do our best to absorb the sun.

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Galloway woman hitting the road to ‘drive out cancer’

Toni Fauntleroy will get into her white BMW Wednesday, leave her house in Galloway Township and not return for another five weeks.

Posted: May 17, 2016
Cancer survivors show resilience, share experiences and stories

Her part of the story was over. The story she was writing, that is. Christina Baker Kline finished writing her latest novel, “Orphan Train,” in 2012. She was already an established novelist, having written four other books.

Posted: October 05, 2015
Nurse/tattoo artist offers free procedures for breast cancer survivors

In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, throughout October Mays Landing registered nurse and cosmetic tattoo artist Stephanie Holvick is performing free radiation tattoo removal and areola repigmentation procedures for survivors of the disease.

Posted: October 06, 2014
When healing is a stretch: Yoga classes can help breast cancer patients heal their bodies and minds

Therapeutic yoga instructor Dr. Robyn Tiger worked one-on-one with Anne Neustadter during a recent early weekday morning.

Posted: October 06, 2014
Technique improves breast cancer surgeries

Mayo Clinic likes to say that its team-based, patient-centric approach to medical care increases value. Earlier this month, it released the latest evidence - research showing that a novel technique improves outcomes for women with breast cancer, the nation's No. 2 cause of death for women, after lung cancer.

Posted: April 21, 2014
Breast cancer patients find romance, support online

BALTIMORE - Trueheart4me was 5-foot-9, spiritual but not religious, and a social drinker, her Match.com profile read. She loved the water, traveling and a good belly laugh.

Posted: March 17, 2014
EHT woman, other survivors tell of life after cancer treatment

To mark Breast Cancer Awareness month, The Press is working with Gilda's Club South Jersey to provide advice for women facing a cancer diagnosis.

Posted: October 28, 2013
Survivor of AIDS, cancer gives message of hope

GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP — A packed house at the Carriage House heard an inspirational message Thursday from international AIDS activist and breast-cancer survivor Mary Fisher.

Posted: October 25, 2013
Breast cancer detection – an exact science

An estimated 232,340 women in the U.S. will be diagnosed with invasive breast cancer this year, according to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure foundation. How do you know if you’re one of them?

Posted: October 21, 2013
Mastectomies: Unique, individual choice that factors in prevention, reconstruction

A total mastectomy is the surgical removal of the entire breast. It is an option for those who have been diagnosed with breast cancer and an option, increasingly, for prevention in women who are at high risk for breast cancer.

Posted: October 21, 2013
Breast cancer treatment offers options that patients, doctors need to carefully consider

After a doctor delivers the devastating news that an individual is suffering from breast cancer, the next step is to quickly decide on treatment.

Posted: October 21, 2013
Awareness, support groups are lifesavers for breast cancer patients

Helen diagnosed herself. She was walking off the beach 10 years ago and felt something uncomfortable where her beach chair rubbed under her arm. Several years later, on the other side of a mastectomy and after years of mammograms and extra scrutiny, she self-diagnosed another lump on the same side, this time during the holidays.

Posted: October 21, 2013
Finding the upside of a cancer battle

To mark Breast Cancer Awareness month, The Press is working with Gilda's Club South Jersey to provide advice for women facing a cancer diagnosis.

Posted: October 21, 2013
Your Workout: Shoulder extension

Trainer: Melissa Musser

Posted: October 21, 2013
'Be open, honest' about cancer, Mays Landing woman advises

To mark Breast Cancer Awareness month, The Press is working with Gilda's Club South Jersey to provide advice for women facing a cancer diagnosis.

Posted: October 14, 2013
Double mastectomies: A test, a risk and a difficult decision

Jennifer Harp-Douris wasn't surprised at all when a doctor told her she had breast cancer. The artist and jewelry designer from Upper Township had known something was radically wrong with her left breast, even if no cancer was showing up on mammograms or other tests. So when she was finally diagnosed, it was more confirmation than revelation to her.

Posted: October 14, 2013
Know options for treatment Ocean City woman advises she'd had more information

To mark Breast Cancer Awareness month, The Press is working with Gilda's Club South Jersey to provide advice for women facing a cancer diagnosis.

Posted: October 07, 2013
Area breast cancer survivors give advice on dealing with a diagnosis

To mark Breast Cancer Awareness month, The Press is working with Gilda's Club South Jersey to provide advice for women facing a cancer diagnosis.

Posted: September 30, 2013
 

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