Scotland Health Care kicks of Breast Cancer Awarness Month with a walk

Kevin Stewart MSP

Kevin Stewart MSP

He said partnering with the KBTH in the breast cancer advocacy forms part of the Hotel's 13th anniversary and they owe it a duty to Ghanaians to share their love through the partnership.

"Either directly or through the experience of family and friends".

Ms Chattoe said: " My sister was very ill and I wanted to do something, so I felt quite involved with them. The hospital says it is the first in CT to offer the four trials.

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While awareness, regular screenings and treatments are medically beneficial, one of the best and easiest risk reducing factors is regular exercise. She added students should begin staying on top of their health now and continue to check in with their own health care providers whenever they feel like it might be necessary.

"Although the new IL state law was just signed into legislation on August 10, 2018, we were way ahead of the curve at Advocate Health Care and have been disclosing breast density to our patients since 2014, therefore empowering them to make more informed decisions about their breast health", says Dr. Alsheik. Anyone listening that is a breast cancer survivor or if you know of a breast cancer survivor please come on down and join us. Women who increase their physical activity after menopause have a lower risk of developing breast cancer than those who don't.

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"Cancer doesn't discriminate based on gender, race, sexuality anyone can be plagued with cancer", Roberts said.

"I thought someone like that needs my support".

Organiser Jeanne Chattoe has helped raise around £500,000 in 24 years of fundraising against the disease, with last year's Witney in the Pink contributing another £6,000. She said through his death, she has been inspired to go into a cancer research field at some point in her future. "It's hard to match everybody up all the time", she said.

Patients should bring their insurance information, driver's license or picture ID and a health care provider's orders and should plan to arrive 15 minutes prior to the appointment to check-in with staff and complete the appropriate paperwork.

A shock that she was going to have to go through this at such a young age, but a relief that she was now on the road to getting help and things were looking positive as she found the lump early on.

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