Ranging from conserving Lumpectomies to Radical Mastectomies, and used to treat, or prevent breast cancer in high-risk patients, the type of procedure required may be based on the size of the tumor, the size of the breast, lymph node involvement, and stage of the cancer being treated. Seven of the most common forms of the procedures include:
Every year at Bayfront Park in Miami, Florida thousands of women wearing pink gather for the Susan B. Komen Race for the Cure. It is a supportive event between survivors be it friends, sisters, mothers, aunts or grandmothers. Over twenty thousand women walked this year in Downtown Miami.
This is a list of the best summer diet tips. Follow this simple guide and you will be on your way to a healthier summer.Drink more water and less sugary drinks. You should feel a lot thirstier during the summer months but remember that you are sweating out a lot of the water in your body so you should be consuming more water during these months.
Breast reconstruction surgery is common for women who experience a complete mastectomy and often the timing of this breast surgery is highly questionable. If you have been diagnosed with breast cancer, it is important to consider not only what type of treatment you should have, but what surgeries and treatments should be done after your cancer treatment is complete.