Healthy Living: What you need to know about metastatic breast cancer

Grant Boone
October 26, 2018

Nearly 50% of breast cancer patients first visit the doctor when they are in stage 3 and 15-20% of patients visit when they are in stage 4, the researchers said.

- October is breast cancer awareness month, but a local woman works year-round to let others know about hereditary cancers. Victoria Sanders hasn't been diagnosed with breast cancer, but she's taking precautions by having a double mastectomy.

Norfolk construction staff switched their normal hats a high visibility jackets for pink ones to do their bit for Breast Cancer Now.

"It was hard to lose my hair", she said. This is in contrast with the U.S. and the United Kingdom, where majority of patients are in much older age-group, the report stated. The Breast Cancer Landscape in India, a white paper by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), which aims to provide insights regarding status and challenges in breast cancer care will be released Thursday by Minister of State for Health Anupriya Patel. Breast cancer burden is not only limited to disease burden and mortality, but also leads to economic loss for the nation.

Treatment options for her patients are personalized to their specific case, she said, whether it be surgery, radiation, chemotherapy or therapeutic.

Wednesday evening dozens in pink met at Columbus City Hall to support those battling breast cancer and survivors.

The Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk in Topeka is right around the corner, but there's no time to waste when it comes to finding a cure. "In Uttar Pradesh, we recently started a registry and the data output is extremely low, while there is no cancer registry in Bihar", said Ravi Mehrotra, director, ICMR-NICPR. Asia Pacific is one of the most promising regions for the predictive breast cancer gene testing market as the region is developing rapidly.

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Nationally the disease makes up only 2 percent of breast cancer diagnoses.

"I sort of had an inkling that would be the news, but it still doesn't prepare you", she said.

"Spreading awareness about breast cancer is our responsibility as a company that puts its people's well-being at the heart of everything we do".

Loving messages shared via photos from family and community and other activities at the Pink Hat Day will show support for all cancer patients.

Doctors recommend mammograms no later than age 50, with some advising women to begin them at 40, unless there are additional risk factors.

An even stronger association was found among women who had used statins for five years or more.

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