Monthly Archives: August 2013

Between 15 and 25 percent of cancer patients suffer from depression, according to the National Cancer Institute. Many more suffer from the periodic anxiety often associated with a cancer diagnosis. Though cancer patients have long benefited from support groups made … Continue reading

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Following up his speaking appearances this past week at the International Surgical Week Congress 2013 in Helsinki, Finland, peer-recognized breast cancer expert Dr. Jay K. Harness presented instruction to an international audience of surgeons yesterday, August 29, on the topic … Continue reading

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Ductal carcinoma in situ, or DCIS, accounts for about one in every five new breast cancer diagnoses in the United States when included in cancer statistics. DCIS may spread and become invasive cancer, but on its own is not life-threatening … Continue reading

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Following up his speaking appearance yesterday at the International Surgical Week Congress 2013 in Helsinki, Finland, peer-recognized breast cancer expert Dr. Jay K. Harness presented instruction to an international audience of surgeons on Monday, August 26, on the topic of … Continue reading

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Sometimes all it takes is one simple, powerful story to help women realize the health options they have. A new Harris Interactive/HealthDay survey estimates that about 6 million women nationwide said they would seek medical advice on having preventive surgery … Continue reading

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Dr. Jay K. Harness, a peer-recognized breast cancer expert, will be speaking this Sunday, August 25, at the International Surgical Week Congress, otherwise known as ISW 2013, a multi-specialty medical surgery bi-annual event hosted this year in Helsinki, Finland. Dr. … Continue reading

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While men are diagnosed with less than 1% of all breast cancers, men have breast tissue, are susceptible to five different types of breast cancer and can die of the disease, according to the American Cancer Society, as reported by … Continue reading

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Given recent news of recommended sweeping changes in the approach to cancer detection and treatment – including changes in the very definition of cancer and eliminating the word entirely from some common diagnoses – breast cancer expert Dr. Jay Harness … Continue reading

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