What You Need To Know About Diabetes

Joan Lunden

29.1 million people in the US have diabetes. What exactly is the disease and is there a cure? November is National Diabetes Month, so lets answer some of these FAQs.


Breast Cancer In Men

Joan Lunden

This year 2,360 men are expected to be diagnosed with breast cancer.

Originally posted in: Breast Cancer Home
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How To Perform A Breast Self-Exam

Joan Lunden

40% of diagnosed breast cancers are detected by women who feel a lump. Do you know the necessary steps or what to look for while performing a breast self-exam?

Originally posted in: Breast Cancer Home
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The Breast Density and Mammography Reporting Act

Joan Lunden

Senator Dianne Feinstein is working hard to pass the "Breast Density and Mammography Reporting Act" that would create a federal standard of language included in mammograp...

Originally posted in: Breast Cancer Home
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Sweeten Up the Healthy Way

Joan Lunden

I've been receiving a lot of questions about my diet through my website. One thing I've been hearing is people are having hard time cutting out sugar. It's easy to see wh...

Originally posted in: Nutrition
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How to Stay Young

Beth Bielat

I received this in an e-mail a while back. I saved it because I thought it was pretty wonderful advice….

Originally posted in: Aging Well

Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day

JLP Staff

Today, October 13th, is national Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness day so I want to take today to spread awareness about metastatic breast cancer and help everyone under...

Originally posted in: Breast Cancer Home
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Can't Sleep? Read This!

Cindy Bressler and Lisa Mercurio

A good night’s sleep is a natural and powerful way to restore the mind and body. Everyone needs it. And if you’re ill or recovering from an illness or injury, you need ...

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Understanding Breast Density

Joan Lunden

Breast density is one of the strongest predictors of the failure of mammography screening to detect cancer and 40% of women have dense breast tissue. It's important to un...

Originally posted in: Breast Cancer Home

9 Surprising Health Benefits From Pumpkins

Joan Lunden

This time of year pumpkin flavor is everywhere! Most people aren’t aware that pumpkin itself is actually one of the season's healthier foods. Here are 8 ways pumpkin can ...