"Breast Cancer Outline" Essays and Research Papers

  • Breast Cancer Outline

    Topic: Breast Cancer Specific Purpose Statement: To inform my audience about breast cancer Pattern of Organization: Topical Order I. INTRODUCTION: A. Attention Grabber: I’m sure many of you know of or have heard of Giuliana Rancic. Well if not, she is a news anchor for the tv channel E! and often co-hosts red carpet events such as the Golden Globes and the Academy Awards. Giuliana is a very busy and successful woman and on top of everything that she juggles, last October she was diagnosed with...

    American Cancer Society, Breast cancer, Cancer 988  Words | 3  Pages

  • Informative outline on breast cancer

    Title: Breast Cancer Awareness Purpose: To help classmates be aware of this potentially life threatening cancer. Thesis statement: Breast cancer can be fatal and has effected millions of people around the world, so it’s important to be knowledgeable when it comes to a health condition that may affect you or your love ones. Introduction Guess what month it is? It’s October… Which means that it’s also breast cancer awareness month. Those of us who watch sports during the month of October always...

    American Cancer Society, Breast, Breast cancer 1209  Words | 4  Pages

  • Breast Cancer

    diagnosed with breast cancer every year, which is equal to 130 women a day. It is estimated that approximately 40,000 women will die from breast cancer annually. About 2,000 men are diagnosed with breast cancer annually, with about 450 deaths in the result of male breast cancer occurring each year. Breast cancer is a disease affecting the cells and tissues in the breast including milk ducts, lobules and the connective tissues in the area. Breast cancer occurs in women when cells within breast tissue...

    Breast, Breast cancer, Cancer 1440  Words | 4  Pages

  • Breast Cancer

    Breast Cancer: Risk Factors, Detection & Treatment Among all American women who die when they are between the ages of forty and forty-five, the cause of death most likely to be listed on their death certificates is BREAST CANCER. Breast tumors are responsible for the greatest number of deaths among women, and breast cancer alone is the cause of almost one fifth of all cancer related mortalities. It results in the death of thirty seven thousand American women every year. Currently, there is...

    Breast, Breast cancer, Cancer 987  Words | 3  Pages

  • Breast Cancer

    Breast cancer is a frightening disease. It can be fatal, and while two thirds of the cases occur among mature women, it also strikes younger females and about nine thousand males each year. The fear generated by breast cancer is intensified by the somewhat shocking reality that breast cancer has actually increased over the last fifty years. In 1940, a woman had a one-in-twenty chance of developing the disease, while today one out of every eight women will get breast cancer. According to the National...

    Benign tumor, Breast, Breast cancer 909  Words | 3  Pages

  • Breast Cancer

    Breast Cancer Every day in American a women is diagnosed with breast cancer. The earlier breast cancer is detected the better chances a women has for survival. Breast cancer is a malignant tumor that develops in the breast tissue or underarm lymph nodes. If untreated the cancer is likely to spread to other organs of the body. Susan G. Komen and other organizations has donated money in finding a cure for breast cancer; also to bring awareness to women on the importance of self-breast examination...

    Breast, Breast cancer, Cancer 1009  Words | 3  Pages

  • Breast Cancer

    with breast cancer in their lifetime. * * Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women. * Each year it is estimated that over 220,000 women in the United States will be diagnosed with breast cancer and more than 40,000 will die. * Although breast cancer in men is rare, an estimated 2,150 men will be diagnosed with breast cancer and approximately 410 will die each year. Breast Cancer is a malignant tumor that starts in the cells of the breast. A...

    Breast, Breast cancer, Cancer 532  Words | 3  Pages

  • Breast Cancer

    are many different types of breast cancer. For example, breast cancer can begin in different areas of the breast like the ducts, the lobules, or in some cases, the tissue in between. In this essay I will explain the different types of breast cancer. I will also talk about the symptoms many women have when they get breast cancer. Then I will explain the treatments for breast cancer, and the alternative treatments. First of all, there are two main types of breast cancer invasive, and non-invasive...

    Aromatase inhibitor, Breast, Breast cancer 751  Words | 3  Pages

  • Breast Cancer

    Speech Outline Title: Breast cancer amongst women in the United States Specific Purpose: To inform the audience on the Symptoms/ Risk, Treatment, and how a person can possibly lower the risk of breast cancer. Thesis Statement: Women survive breast cancer everyday through early detection and treatment. Introduction: I. Have you ever place yourself in the shoes of someone diagnose with breast cancer? II. One in every 8th women in the world has breast cancer and most of them don’t even...

    Breast, Breast cancer, Cancer 923  Words | 3  Pages

  • Breast Cancer

    Outline Thesis: Breast cancer, however, remains one of the major concerns in the medical field, mainly because it has many forms and happens to strike a large number of women. I-Cancer as the disease of the twentieth century A-Definition of cancer B-Statistics on cancer victims II-The nature of breast cancer A-Breast cancer as a leading cause of death among women B-Types of breast cancer 1-In situ cancers 2-Invasive cancers 3-Inflammatory cancers III-Causes of breast cancer ...

    American Cancer Society, Breast cancer, Cancer 1740  Words | 5  Pages

  • Breast Cancer

    1 The Impact Breast Cancer has on the Patient and Family can be Challenging, and Taking Steps toward Healthy Support is Important for Recovery. Ruth A Whaley COM/156 April 29, 2012 Shelli Meade 2 Many patients with breast cancer know a breast cancer diagnosis affects family members and friends. Sometimes, the concerns and sudden changes caused by breast cancer, and the treatment become as overwhelming for family members and friends as they are for the patient. Acknowledging the...

    American Cancer Society, Breast, Breast cancer 1344  Words | 4  Pages

  • Breast Cancer

    One woman is diagnosed with breast cancer every three minutes and one woman will die of breast cancer every thirteen minutes in the U.S. This is very sad but true. People know that it happens, but it’ll never happen to them, until it hits close to home. There are precautions that women can take to lower their risk of developing the disease. Knowing what to look for can save a life as far as early detection. The best thing that anyone can do is to educate themselves so that they are aware of signs...

    American Cancer Society, Breast, Breast cancer 1050  Words | 3  Pages

  • breast cancer

    Abstract Introduction Breast cancer remains a significant scientific, clinical and societal challenge. This gap analysis has reviewed and critically assessed enduring issues and new challenges emerging from recent research, and proposes strategies for translating solutions into practice. Methods More than 100 internationally recognised specialist breast cancer scientists, clinicians and healthcare professionals collaborated to address nine thematic areas: genetics, epigenetics and epidemiology;...

    BRCA2, Breast cancer, Cancer 1561  Words | 6  Pages

  • Breast Cancer

    Pam Stephan, an online journalist of About.com, defines breast cancer as “..... a malignant (cancerous) growth that begins in the tissues of the breast. Cancer is a disease in which abnormal cells grow in an uncontrolled way. Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women, but it can also appear in men.....” Malignant growths or tumours are cancerous as opposed to benign tumours which are not cancerous. In reality their cells are close to normal in appearance, they grow slowly, and...

    Barbados, Benign tumor, Breast cancer 826  Words | 3  Pages

  • Breast Cancer in Women

    Breast Cancer is an leading causes of death in American Women Breast Cancer is a primary reason for death in females of all nationalities in the United States of America. An early discovery of breast cancer can save a women’s life. According to American Cancer Society, 2012 about one in eight (12%) women in the United States will develop invasive breast cancer during their lifetime Presently; it is anticipated that breast cancer will cause about one in thirty six (about 3%) deaths in women. ...

    Breast cancer, Cancer, Cancer staging 1601  Words | 5  Pages

  • breast cancer

    Interviewer: Interviewee: Interview Topic: Breast Cancer Question 1 Tell me a little about your self. Answer 1 My name is ------ I am 69 years old. I am a widow and a mother of four. I was diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 33. The second time I was diagnosed was in the 90’s I can’t remember how old I was. I am getting a lil old. Question 2 How did you find out you had breast cancer? Answer 2 Your grandpa and me went to a new years eve party and while we were there my...

    Breast, Breast cancer, Cancer 680  Words | 3  Pages

  • Breast Cancer

    Case Study 1: Breast Cancer Situation: The client is a 50-year-old female teacher who was notified of an abnormal screening mammogram. Diagnosis of infiltrating ductal carcinoma was made following a stereotactic needle biopsy of a 1.5 x 1.5 cm lobulated mass at the 3:00 position in her left breast. The client had a modified radical mastectomy with lymph node dissection. The sentinel lymph node and 11 of 16 lymph nodes were positive for tumor. Estrogen receptors and progesterone receptors were...

    Breast cancer, Cancer, Cancer staging 1207  Words | 5  Pages

  • Breast Cancer

    Yamilet Dominguez Speech: Breast Cancer Intro Attention Getter: Did you know both men and women are able to get breast cancer? Thesis Statement: According to US Breast Cancer Statistics it states that in 2013 there were more than 2.8 million women with history of breast cancer. But that’s not all, 2,240 invasive new cases were diagnosed in 2013 for breast cancer in men. Preview: When finding out about breast cancer, most people first like to know How did you know? Or What did you feel? In...

    Breast cancer, Cancer, Cancer staging 898  Words | 3  Pages

  • Breast Cancer - Analysis

    Breast Cancer By: Jacqueline McFarland April 3, 2012 “Cancer is the leading cause of death worldwide and afflicts two of every three families.” (Zelman, M., Holdaway, P., Tompary, E., Raymond, J. & Mulvihill, M.L., 2010). Breast cancer is the most frequent diagnosed cancer in women. More than one million cases occur worldwide annually (Zelman, M., Holdaway, P., Tompary, E., Raymond, J. & Mulvihill, M.L., 2010). When it comes to breast cancer there are many areas that you should look...

    Breast, Breast cancer, Breast self-examination 1512  Words | 5  Pages

  • Breast and Ovarian Cancer

    Persuasive Speech Title: Breast and Ovarian Cancer Purpose Statement: This speech has a primary goal of educating the audience and to give a better understanding of what breast cancer is and how it can be treated with detection by a vast variety of methods. It will also give better understanding that not only women but men also are susceptible to breast cancer. Introduction I. Attention: There are a number of researches done about breast and ovarian cancer. Breast cancer is the second largest...

    BRCA1, BRCA2, Breast 1228  Words | 4  Pages

  • Breast Cancer in England

    Breast Cancer in England A Report Based on the Presentation of Statistical Information Dilruwa Rajapakse dr248 CB313 Group 04 Contents 1.0 Abstract ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------03 2.0 Introduction----------------------------------------------------------------------------03 3.0 Methodology --------------------------------------------------------------------------03 4.0 Findings---------------------------------------------------------------------------------04 ...

    Breast cancer, Cancer, Cancer research 1836  Words | 6  Pages

  • Breast Cancer Paper

    b Breast Cancer HCA/240 Cheryl Williams March 2nd 2012 ABOUT BREAST CANCER Cancer is very common among people of all ages. There are many different types of cancer and certain ones affect certain ages more. Among older people there are certain cancers that affect their age group more than others. One cancer that affects older adults more than any other age group is breast cancer. Breast cancer can both occur in men and women it is rare for a man to get breast cancer. CAUSES AND...

    Breast cancer, Cancer, Cancer support group 562  Words | 3  Pages

  • Breast Cancer in Men

    Breast Cancer in Men Rose Marie Francis SCI/163 September 27, 2011 Dr. Leroy Isaacs   Breast Cancer in Men Less than 1% of all breast cancer occurs in men, and although the disease is rare, the incidence appears to be increasing. Because men usually do not suspect breast cancer when they feel a lump in the breast, diagnosis frequently is delayed. Although screening for breast cancer is not recommended for men, radiographic imaging plays an important role in distinguishing benign conditions...

    BRCA1, BRCA2, Breast 971  Words | 3  Pages

  • Breast Cancer Research Paper

    Breast Cancer 11 April 2013 Health Concepts Cancer occurs when cells in a certain area of the body begin to divide at a rather rapid pace (cancer.org). Cancer cells grow differently than normal cells. Normally old cells die off and are replaced with new ones. Cancer cells continue to multiply forming more and more abnormal cells (cancer.org). Cancer cells are also capable of invading other tissues whereas normal cells can not (cancer.org). Breast cancer gets its name from the fact that it is...

    Breast, Breast cancer, Cancer 2248  Words | 6  Pages

  • Breast Cancer in Young Women

    The Rising Rate of Advanced Breast Cancer in Young Woman People today are surprised as well as shocked to find an increasing rate of young women with breast cancer. Breast cancer is more common in women younger than their 40s and even 30s than society thinks, and in reality, the mutation has no age requirement. The fact that more and more women under the age of 40 are rapidly developing breast cancer shows that not only has the number of young advanced breast cancer patients increased a significant...

    BRCA2, Breast cancer, Cancer 1493  Words | 4  Pages

  • Breast Cancer Treatment

    Breast Cancer Treatment Only lung cancer kills more women each year in the United States than breast cancer does. The American Cancer Society (ACS) estimates that over 184,000 new cases of breast cancer were diagnosed in women in 1996 (ACS Breast). Although these statistics are alarming, there are a number of treatment options available for those that are diagnosed with breast cancer. The best way to treat any disease is to prevent it. Since little is known about breast cancer, there are no...

    Bone marrow, Breast cancer, Cancer 1338  Words | 5  Pages

  • Informative Breast Cancer Speech

    Informative Speech: Breast Cancer Attention Getter: What do Sheryl Crow, Judy Blume, Suzanne Somers, Wanda Sykes and my Mother have in common? They are all breast cancer survivors. Topic Disclosure: Today I am going to talk to you about breast cancer information and awareness Preview: During my speech I will discuss: * Symptoms and Diagnosis * Treatment and Side effects * Ways to lower risk and Statistics Audience Link: There is a large amount of men and women who are diagnosed...

    Breast cancer, Cancer, Cancer staging 908  Words | 4  Pages

  • Breast Cancer Essay

    4/26/13 Breast Cancer Breast Cancer is a type of cancer originating from the breast tissue, most commonly from the inner lining of the milk ducts. Most commonly it is found in the inner lining of the milk ducts or the lobules that supply the ducts with milk. Breast Cancer is a malignant tumor that starts in the cells of the breasts. A malignant tumor is a group of cancer cells that can grow into surrounding tissues or spread to distant areas of the body. The disease occurs almost entirely in...

    Breast, Breast cancer, Cancer 1022  Words | 3  Pages

  • Breast Cancer Treatment

    Breast Cancer Treatment Breast cancer is turning to be one of the top killer women in the world. This kind of cancerous tumor is attacking breast tissue of woman. A disease in which abnormal cells in the breast divide and multiply in an uncontrolled fashion. The cells can invade nearby tissue and can spread through the bloodstream and lymphatic system to others part of the body and start to kill the organ one by one. By giving a breast cancer treatment will decrease the number of population...

    Breast cancer, Cancer, Chemotherapy 1612  Words | 4  Pages

  • Mri of Breast Cancer

    MRI of Breast Cancer Abstract: Currently there are about 120 million women worldwide each year diagnosed with breast cancer, and there are 50 million women die of breast cancer. Therefore early diagnosis of breast cancer is very important. Then, how the breast MRI is the imaging. And what is the application of MRI in the diagnosis of breast cancer. Further more, I will talk about what are the advantages of MRI breast imaging compared with conventional imaging methods? Also , the limitations...

    Breast, Breast cancer, Cancer 1649  Words | 6  Pages

  • The Causes and Effects of Breast Cancer

    The Causes and Effects of Breast Cancer Breast Cancer has many different causes, such as environmental causes, genetics and even art, and effect both the patient and those around them in physical as well as emotional ways. When most people think of breast cancer, they think of the side effects of the treatments. In other words chemotherapy causing hair loss and radiation causing burns. Most people do not think of the emotional effect it has on the patient or the way it effects their family as well...

    Breast, Breast cancer, Cancer 767  Words | 3  Pages

  • Breast Cancer and Stress

    touched by cancer; through family members, friends, or coworkers. Cancer does not discriminate; it affects people of all races, genders and classes. It is caused by a DNA glitch. DNA is a part of the cell that directs cell reproduction and growth. Instead of allowing for the normal, slow growth of new cells, the impaired DNA causes quick cell growth and reproduction, which takes a toll on the body. Breast cancer is a disease that mainly affects women and it is the leading type of cancer by sex and...

    Anxiety, Breast cancer, Cancer 1986  Words | 6  Pages

  • Male Breast Cancer

    Male Breast Cancer, Causes, Risk Factors and Prevention By Istvan S Diego Introduction Notwithstanding that male breast cancer is a rare phenomenon, it is still possible. Such cases account for only 1% of all breast cancer. The American Cancer Society forecasts that over 1,000 new cases of breast cancer in men will be diagnosed in 2010 ("Male Breast Cancer"). The survival rate in men is lower than in women, mostly because men often report the symptoms of breast cancer too late ("Male Breast Cancer")...

    Breast, Breast cancer, Cancer 2120  Words | 6  Pages

  • Breast Cancer on the Cellular Level

    Breast Cancer at the Cellular Level There are many different diseases that terrorize the human race every day. Of all of these sicknesses, one of the most devastating is breast cancer. Breast cancer touches all types of people all over the world each day. It is actually the second most common cancer amongst women in the United States. One in every eight women in the United States has some form of breast cancer and currently, the death rates are higher than any other cancer with the exception...

    Breast cancer, Cancer, DNA 2044  Words | 6  Pages

  • Breast Cancer Information

    What is cancer? Breast cancer is a malignant tumor that starts in the cells of the breast. A malignant tumor is a group of cancer cells that can grow into (invade) surrounding tissues or spread (metastasize) to distant areas of the body. The disease occurs almost entirely in women, but men can get it, too. Types of breast cancer Ductal carcinoma in situ Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS; also known as intraductal carcinoma) is considered non-invasive or pre-invasive breast cancer. DCIS means...

    Breast cancer, Cancer, Lung cancer 1497  Words | 5  Pages

  • Breast Cancer Awareness

    Thesis Statement: While both women and men can also get the breast cancer disease there is a cure with awareness to breast cancer. I. Breast Cancer and Who It Attacks A) What Is the Disease and Who It Affects 1. Disease which is a malignant cancer 2. Cells forms within the tissue of the breast 3. Victims are shocked 4. Both men and women get this disease 5. Women will be diagnosed more than men II. Common Risks Factors For Breast Cancer A) This Disease Can Be Caused By 1. One’s diet and lifestyle ...

    Breast, Breast cancer, Cancer 1695  Words | 6  Pages

  • Breast Cancer Research

    Breast Cancer Research Biology 1010 Breast Cancer is a dynamic and devastating disease that kills and affects millions of people. Some of the newest research is fascinating. There have been discoveries from what may potentially cause breast cancer, to preventions of breast cancer. To understand the research behind breast cancer and why it is so important you must first understand what breast cancer is. Breast cancer is a malignant tumor that starts from cells of the breast. A malignant tumor...

    Benign tumor, Breast cancer, Cancer 1489  Words | 4  Pages

  • Primary Prevention of Breast Cancer

    assignment information will be provided. Breast cancer is the most common form of cancer in women and the 2nd most leading cause of their death. It is estimated that 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their life time and it will claim as many as 40,000 lives in the US only.( http://www.nationalbreastcancer.org/breast-cancer-facts) Primary prevention can play a key role in substantially reducing the chances of developing breast cancer Early detection through screening can make...

    American Cancer Society, Breast cancer, Cancer 1192  Words | 4  Pages

  • Breast Cancer Case Study

    Luis F Vega Jr NUR 1211 Breast Cancer Case Study Mrs. Thomas, a 57 year old married lawyer, was found to have a 4 X 6 cm firm, fixed mass in the upper, outer quadrant of the right breast during a routine physical examination, and a stereotactic core biopsy indicated a malignant tumor. Although the surgeon recommended a mastectomy because of the size of the tumor, Mrs. Thomas chose to have a lumpectomy. Now three weeks postoperative, she is scheduled for chemotherapy. Subjective Data Never...

    Breast, Breast cancer, Cancer 654  Words | 3  Pages

  • Breast Cancer Information Essay

    Breast CancerBreast cancer is the malignant form of tumor that develops from the breast cells and is the most common form of cancer invasive in women worldwide. This is considered second in malignancy after skin cancer in women. It starts from the inner lining of the milk ducts and spreads to the surrounding tissue. Breast is composed of microscopic cells, which multiply in an orderly manner with older cells being replaced...

    BRCA2, Breast, Breast cancer 1011  Words | 3  Pages

  • Breast Cancer Walk

    either survived or lost their life to it. After the rain stops, the event really begins to start. They start the music and everyone is dancing. They have their special dance group that comes every year and does a few dance numbers. The dictator of the cancer society asks for all the survivors to come up on stage so everyone can show their support to them. After a few stories and a few more dance number the walk begins. We make a tunnel for the survivors to walk through as they walk to the pink and...

    American Cancer Society, Breast cancer, Cancer 1327  Words | 4  Pages

  • Breast Cancer and African American Women

    SCREENING IN AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMEN Health Beliefs and Breast Cancer Screening in African American Women Linda M. Frazier, RN, MSN, FNP-C Medical College of Georgia School of Graduate Studies Health Beliefs and Breast Cancer Screening in African American Women Breast cancer is the most common cancer and the second leading cause of death among women in the United States. More than 211, 000 U.S. women were diagnosed with breast cancer in 2005, and at least 40, 400 women died as a result of...

    African American, Breast, Breast cancer 1397  Words | 5  Pages

  • Nabby Adams Breast Cancer Summary

    in college history class*** The Courage of Nabby Adams in her Fight Against Breast Cancer Nabby Adams was a distinguished woman and by the time she reached her 40’s, she seemed to have it all; a loving husband, three children, and a mom and dad whom she was very close to. Unfortunately, Nabby Adams would find a lump on her breast and receive the diagnosis that no woman ever wants to hear, “You have breast cancer.” Despite her fears, she fought for her life and underwent a radical mastectomy...

    Abigail Adams, Breast, Breast cancer 1252  Words | 4  Pages

  • communication studies ia breast cancer

    shown that the number of cases of breast cancer amongst women has slightly decreased. However there are many women that are unaware on how they can protect themselves. It is for this reason I have decided to create this dramatic piece to show some of the causes and preventions of breast cancer can be controlled by the woman herself. This piece describes an evening at home, where a younger sibling educating the elder about her habits which can her to develop breast cancer, and that she can try to rectify...

    Breast cancer, Cancer, Metastasis 1474  Words | 4  Pages

  • outline and thesis statement

    University of Phoenix Material Outline and Thesis Statement Guide Create an outline that includes details that support your thesis. Identify at least three main points and at least two supporting details per main point. Write all supporting details and sub details in complete sentences. Include both in-text citations in the outline and a references page following the outline. Many of your supporting details and sub details will need in-text citations. Outline only the body of your paper...

    Breast, Breast cancer, Cancer 829  Words | 3  Pages

  • Hereditary Breast Cancer: The Implications of Genetic Mutations

    Hereditary Breast Cancer: The Implications of Genetic Mutations Nicole Kownacki Felician College Abstract The purpose of this paper is to examine the role genetics play related to hereditary breast cancer and the options available for risk reduction and prevention. Four published articles, two medical databases and a genetic focused website were examined during the process of this research. Breast cancer is one of the leading causes of death amongst women and heredity is second only to age...

    BRCA1, Breast cancer, Cancer 2612  Words | 7  Pages

  • Informative Speech Outline-Kab

    Speech Outline General Purpose: To Inform Specific Purpose: To inform Students about The Keep-A-Breast Organization Central Idea: I’d like to inform students about The History of Keep-A-Breast Organization, Who the Keep-A-Breast Organization is, and how they get young adults interested in Prevention of Breast Cancer. Introduction I. Breast Cancer. An uncontrolled...

    Awareness, Breast cancer, Cancer 832  Words | 4  Pages

  • Avon Breast cancer campaign

    Campaign Description Avon Fighting Breast Cancer Walk Avon Walk for Breast is a national series of 39-mile weekend fundraising events since in 2003 by the Avon Foundation. This event series is a project of the Avon Foundation for Women and is not affiliated with any other breast cancer organizations or programs. (Caggiano. E, 2012) Avon Walk in New York City Till today, Avon Fighting Breast cancer walk is going on in more than 50 countries which including Chicago, Malaysia and so...

    Breast cancer, Cancer, Cancer staging 772  Words | 3  Pages

  • Cancer

    Cancer Right now, cancer is one of the most feared diseases in the world. In the early 1990s almost 6 million new cancer cases developed and more than 4 million deaths from cancers occurred. Also more than one-fifth of all deaths were caused by cancer and it has been predicted, by the American Cancer Society, that about 33% of Americans will eventually develop this disease. This is a huge disease that is killing people all over the world. The field of cancer study is called Oncology. The government...

    Benign tumor, Breast cancer, Cancer 1531  Words | 4  Pages

  • Cancer

    CANCER : CAUSES AND WAYS TO OVERCOME Introduction * Cancer is a term used for diseases in which abnormal cells divide without control and are able to invade other tissues (Source: Cancer Free, Philip Bashe, Simon & Schuster, 1994). * Cancer cells can spread to other parts of the body through the blood and lymph systems (Source: Cancer Free, Philip Bashe, Simon & Schuster, 1994). * There are many types of cancers such as prostate cancer, breast cancer, lung cancer, stomach...

    Breast cancer, Cancer, Lung cancer 923  Words | 3  Pages

  • Cancer Prevention

    Cancer Prevention Angela Balinas Outline: I. Definition of Cancer II. Causes and Prevention A. Lifestyle B. Hereditary III. Cancer Screening Programs IV. Categories of Cancer Vaccines V. Ten things You Can Do to Lessen Your Risk of Cancer Bibliography Cancer Prevention Today, there are one in three people worldwide who are affected by cancer, and almost 60% of these people will certainly die. It is the second largest killer next to heart disease. Cancer...

    Breast cancer, Cancer, Colorectal cancer 2177  Words | 7  Pages

  • Lut 1 Task 1 Outline

    LIKELY TO DIE FROM BREAST CANCER    1                                                     African American Women Are More Likely To Die From Breast Cancer   Denise Blanchard   Student ID: 000239612   Western Governors University   August 20, 2012   AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMEN ARE MORE LIKELY TO DIE FROM BREAST CANCER   2                                                     Research suggests African American women are more likely to die from breast cancer because of their...

    African American, Black people, Breast cancer 1253  Words | 7  Pages

  • Precautions That Can Help Catch Breast Cancer in Its Earlier Stages

    Title: Breast Cancer Specific Purpose: To inform the audience of how simple steps can help them catch breast cancer in its earlier stages before it is too late. Central Idea/ Thesis: Through the help of mammograms, self-examinations, and funding you can find a way to either detect breast cancer in its earlier stages or possibly be able to prevent it all together. Introduction I. “Each year, about 192,000 women and 1,900 men in the United States are diagnosed with invasive breast cancer. And...

    Breast, Breast cancer, Mammography 895  Words | 3  Pages

  • Breast Cancer Research Outline

    Breast Cancer I would like to understand Breast Cancer and how you receive it, how your body creates it, and if it is hereditary. Through research I would like to be able to know my chances of obtaining this cancer and what I can do to prevent it. “In cancer, cellular balance has gone awry. The normal cellular process became abnormal with mutated cells that have not self-destructed. Without apoptosis, or programmed cell death, the damaged cells have not committed suicide. Instead, the abnormal...

    Apoptosis, Breast cancer, Cancer 697  Words | 2  Pages

  • cancer

    the cancer century. This is because more than a hundred types of cancer have been discovered in this century, and secondly, because enormous medical efforts were made to fight all kinds of cancers all over the world. In the early decades of the century, cancer was considered to be a fatal disease, and although many cancers remain fatal, medical therapy has developed significantly over the years such that most cancers can be treated and cured. After decades of struggling with various cancers, doctors...

    Breast cancer, Cancer, Cancer staging 1526  Words | 4  Pages

  • Breast Exam

    performance of breast self exam. Characteristics: A.S has no children, and has used oral contraceptives to maintain a regular cycle for about 7 yrs. She is overweight, and has a family history of breast cancer. Being 34 and a smoker on OCP’s gives her an increased risk for breast problems. She has never had a mammogram, and is not on a regular schedule for doctor visits. This was the first time she had a visit in 3 years. Subjective: “I believe my grandmother had breast cancer but why should...

    American Cancer Society, Breast, Breast cancer 1065  Words | 4  Pages

  • Pr Examples Paper Breast Cancer

    evaluation Campaign Chosen: “ Think Pink” Breast Cancer Awareness Month Course and Stage: BB Events and PR, Year 2, Semester 3 Lecturer: John Carty Students Aisling Dillon: G Kelly Healy: G Laura Conlon: G Sarah Munnelly: G00286024 The campaign in which we have chosen is the “Think Pink” month in October, dedicated to the raising of funds for breast cancer foundations all over the world. Breast Cancer is now the most common form of cancer in women in Ireland. By raising awareness...

    Breast cancer, Cancer, Cancer research 2080  Words | 6  Pages

  • Cancer and Cosmetics

    Connection Between Breast Cancer and Cosmetics Breast cancer has been one of the most destructive types of cancer within the past ten years. Breast cancer is a cancer that starts in the tissues of the breasts. The two types of breast cancer are ductal and lobular carcinoma. The most common type of breast cancer is ductal carcinoma. Ductal carcinoma is a tumor that begins in the cells that line the ducts of the breasts. Lobular carcinoma starts in the lobules, which is the part of the breast that produces...

    Antiperspirant, Breast, Breast cancer 1270  Words | 4  Pages

  • Antiperspirants and Cancer

    1. Can antiperspirants or deodorants cause breast cancer? Articles in the press and on the Internet have warned that underarm antiperspirants (a preparation that reduces underarm sweat) or deodorants (a preparation that destroys or masks unpleasant odors) cause breast cancer (1). The reports have suggested that these products contain harmful substances, which can be absorbed through the skin or enter the body through nicks caused by shaving. Some scientists have also proposed that certain ingredients...

    Antiperspirant, Body odor, Breast cancer 933  Words | 3  Pages

  • Cancer and Mammograms

    Are Mammograms Effective or In-Effective in Detecting Breast Cancer? Every year breast cancer affects American women either through one’s own diagnosis or through a sister, wife, mother, grandmother, or friend. The American Cancer Society (ACS) recommends that women under the age of 40 perform monthly breast self-examinations and receive clinical breast self-examinations yearly. Furthermore, ACS also recommends annual mammograms for all women beginning at the age 40, and continuing them as long...

    American Cancer Society, Breast, Breast cancer 1233  Words | 4  Pages

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