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by HIS Breast Cancer Awareness

Foods You Can Use In The Fight Against Male Breast Cancer

While the go-to cancer treatment options are usually surgery, chemo, and radiation, new studies conducted by Otto Warburg have shown that nutrition plays a major role in preventing the progression of breast cancer. This is a welcome discovery, since even though only 1 in 833 men get breast cancer, men diagnosed with the disease have a higher mortality rate compared to their female counterparts. This is because they often fail to seek treat...

Male breast cancer is unlike other cancers in that it carries a stigma for many who are diagnosed with it. A big reason for this is that breast cancer is seen as a female disease and this can lead to the feeling of shame for men who have it. It is also true that there is a lot less support for men with breast cancer than there is for women, leading to many men feeling isolated. This in turn is leading to men shying away from getting the treatment or support they need.

One reason that many men m...

It’s October and it’s time for awareness and education, so let’s begin with Wikipedia’s definition of Male Breast Cancer: “Male breast cancer (male breast neoplasm) is a rare cancer in males that originates from the breast. Many males with breast cancer have inherited a BRCA mutation, but there are other causes, including alcohol abuse and exposure to certain hormones and ionizing radiation.

As it presents a similar pathology as female breast cancer, assessment and treatment relies on experiences...

Don’t sweat about your deodorant!

You know you have many options regarding your deodorant; roll on, solid, pump, pine forest fresh scents to unscented! But when was the last time you read the deodorant ingredients?

First lets talk about the difference between antiperspirant and deodorants.

Antiperspirants usually contain chemical compounds that work to block the pores from releasing perspiration such as Aluminum and may include fragrance as well. This eliminates sweat and odor.

Deodorants may allow...

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