Currently, we have about 13 community champions that have agreed to raise additional funds against the fight against breast cancer and also carry the prevention and early detection message.
Every 3 minutes another woman is diagnosed with this awful disease.
According to the American Cancer Society about 1.3 million women will be diagnosed with it. It also reduces the number of women called back for abnormal mammogram results that are, in fact, normal.
The Pink Ribbon Bagel, shaped in the form of the iconic pink ribbon symbolizing breast cancer awareness, features cherry chips, dried cherries and cranberries, vanilla, honey, and brown sugar.
"It can be upwards of in the 80's [percent] lifetime risk", said Dr. Shayne.
"Most people have had someone who they know of who have been affected by breast cancer and it doesn't matter whether they give 10c, $10 or $100, it all adds up and it all makes a difference". That risk doubles if there is a family history.
"They're offering T-shirts, and funds will be split between breast cancer research and the cheer and pom squads", said David Bookout, TMS principal. Simply click on the link, select your participating bakery-café with a pickup time and Panera will have your Pink Ribbon Bagel order ready to go on October 5th.
In other words YOU are the key to survival.
"The prime demographic for women for getting breast cancer is typically between the ages of 50 and 70", Thomas Samuel, MD a breast oncologist at Cleveland Clinic Florida, told Ivanhoe. She said students should get anything suspicious checked out because it could be anything and going in for a check up earlier, rather than later, could save their life. Had I not been diligent in my exams every year I might not be here writing this today. This is the seventh year of Stop & Shop's "Pink Ribbon" campaign, which has raised almost $1.5 million since 2012.
"It was the best gift I could have hoped for". We would love to honor as many individuals as possible with at least their photo, the year they were diagnosed and how long they have been in remission. St. Lukes and Saint Alphonsus both have mobile units that will come to your town. Fatty breasts and dense breasts feel and look the same, so the only way to know which category you fall into is to get a mammogram. Age is one factor that can impact how dense a woman's breasts are, but weight, genetics and family history also play a role.
"There is no time like the present and I urge all women to take advantage of this free service that will be available until December 31 or while stock for the voucher lasts", she stressed.