Beautiful Beneath to embark on Breast Cancer Awareness Health Walk

Beautiful Beneath to embark on Breast Cancer Awareness Health Walk

Ronald Pratt
October 14, 2018

Throughout October, a bright pink WPD vehicle will be patrolling the streets of Watsonville, all to raise awareness of a deadly disease during Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

In the NHS Grampian region between 2012-16, an average of 445 women were diagnosed with breast cancer each year. According to Kim Deti, Public Information Officer for the Wyoming Department of Health, early detection is incredibly significant. The department has conducted this awareness program for the past several years and is proud to do so.

".It's important for women to have a baseline with getting screened for a mammogram and any woman over age 40 should meet with their provider and discuss when to begin breast cancer screening and when they should have a mammogram". Some warning signs of breast cancer include a lump in the breast or armpit, nipple discharge, any change in the size or shape of the breast or pain in the breast.

She says women over age 40 should get mammograms.

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"Other than coordinating breast imaging and Cancer Services, we couldn't do any of that without Dr. Scarpinato's office, the breast surgeon, being located at the new location as well". This device is the only FDA-approved ultrasound supplemental breast screening technology, specifically designed for detecting cancer in dense breast tissue. Women at high risk for breast cancer need to begin screening sooner, sometimes as early as 25, and may need to be screened a couple of times a year. Overweight and obese women have a higher risk of being diagnosed with breast cancer.

"The Pink Patch Project has helped us so much to obtain special things that patients need", she said.

Mammograms catch up to 87 percent of breast cancers, even before symptoms appear. Smoking can also interfere with cancer treatment. They may also choose to have their healthy ovaries removed (prophylactic oophorectomy) to reduce the risk of both breast cancer and ovarian cancer. He is more than halfway to his $2,500 goal for breast cancer research. "Breast cancer is ranked as the number one cause of cancer deaths among women in Saint Lucia from since 2006 and the trend shows that the numbers continue to increase", Francois said.

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