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Women who work nights are more at risk of skin and breast cancer – and it is even worse in nurses.

Women who work nights are more at risk of cancer than those who do days, a study claims. Researchers looking at reviews done exclusively on women found skin cancer cases up by almost half in those who did the shifts long-term. They found cases of breast cancer up by a third, and …

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5 Breast Cancer Signs and Symptoms you need to know

Knowing how your breasts normally look and feel is an important part of breast health. Finding breast cancer as early as possible gives you a better chance of successful treatment. But knowing what to look for does not take the place of having regular mammograms and other screening tests. Screening tests can help find …

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Woman left with two gaping holes in chest after breast surgery went wrong (Photos)

A woman who underwent a masectomy to reduce her risk of breast cancer was left with two gaping holes in her chest after it went horribly wrong. Lori Steer had hoped removing both her breasts – known as a prophylactic mastectomy – would be a simple way to reduce her …

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South Africa: Breast cancer survivor shares topless photo to show her mastectomy scar and share her story

A breast cancer survivor, who has had a mastectomy, shared a topless photo to show the scar that is now where her breast used to be. She went on to share the story of her struggles and triumph. Nomalanga Nyanda is a South African fashion entrepreneur who started Abantu Creations. When her …

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Meet the 10-year-old Girl who Become the Youngest Breast Cancer Survivor in the World

Chrissy Turner, a  ten-year-old girl has become the youngest patient to be diagnosed with breast cancer. According to report, Chrissy Turner found a lump on her chest when she was just eight.In 2015, she underwent a mastectomy which removed all of her right breast tissue and prevented the rare secretory …

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