One study found that increased exposure to ethylene oxide, a fumigant used to sterilize medical experiments, is associated with higher breast cancer risk among women who work in commercial sterilization facilities.• •Breast Cancer Facts and Figures: 2009-2010.” American Cancer Society. 2009. Accessed: January 19, 2011.
“October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month (NBCAM). The first NBCAM took place in October 1985. ”
We’re on Day 8 of facts, stats and tips that relate to Breast Cancer and Breast Cancer Awareness. Feel free to share these tips! I’m also listing the source that you can click on to find additional information. “The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition reports a higher risk of breast cancer in women who […]
“One myth about breast cancer is that a person’s risk is increased only when there are affected relatives on the mother’s side of the family. However, the father’s side of the family is equally important in assessing breast cancer risk.” * Brown, Zora K. and Karl K. Boatman, MD. 2009. 100 Questions and Answers about […]
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and this year The PINK Glory Ring has a total new look. For each ring sold 50% of the sale will go to the Witness Project of Connecticut . To kick off our Breast Cancer Awareness Month campaign “31 Days Luv Ur Boobs” each day an interesting fact or statistic […]