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Your Breast Cancer Screening Questions Answered

Dr. Jocelyn Rapelyea MD | Monday, November 5, 2018

You asked and we found a doctor to answer. Here's what Dr. Jocelyn Rapelyea, board certified Diagnostic radiologist & professor at the George Washington University school...

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Women Want to Know Their Breast Density and Discuss with Docs Screening Beyond Their Mammogram; New Survey Says

JLP Staff | Monday, October 1, 2018

New Are You Dense study in JACR shows vast majority of American women want their breast density information and conversations go up between docs and women when notified a...

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Celebrating Survivors: It’s Cancer Awareness Month

Dr. James D. Huysman | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Celebrating cancer survivors forges hope; for without hope, all is for naught.

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The Voices That Matter Speak: California Women Overwhelmingly Want the Breast Density Law to Stay

Nancy Cappello | Friday, May 18, 2018

California Women's Voices are Loud & Clear/Keep CA Breast Density Law in Place #SB1034

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Living Life with an Exclamation Point

Mary Beth Gibson | Monday, April 23, 2018

Cancer has taught us to embrace life and live it enthusiastically and passionately and with exclamation! But you don’t have to have had breast cancer to live life with an...

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Dense Breast “Inform” Laws Can Vary, Why it Matters

JoAnn Pushkin | Monday, April 16, 2018

34 states, encompassing over 84% of American women, now require some level of breast density reporting to a patient after her mammogram.

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What Breast Screening is Best for Women Who Have Had Breast Cancer?

Wendie A. Berg, MD, PhD, FACR | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

For all women, the earlier a breast cancer is detected, the less likely it is to spread to lymph nodes or elsewhere in the body and the easier it is to treat...

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The Power of a Wig

JLP Staff | Monday, February 26, 2018

My name is Cheryl Tankersley and this is my story.

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5 Fashionable Ways to Tie a Headscarf During Breast Cancer Treatment

JLP Staff | Friday, February 2, 2018

Try out these 5 creative, fashionable ways to tie a head scarf while undergoing chemo-therapy.

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Mother-Daughter Memoir Shares Inspiring Story Behind Gingersnap Cookies

Susan Stachler | Monday, November 13, 2017

Life can change in an instant, but I hope our story is proof that you can choose to be Unsnappable. Read more about Susan's story here.


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