Breast Cancer

029: New Breast Cancer Screening Recommendations

By Carter Ringo | Oct 16, 2023 | Comments Off on 029: New Breast Cancer Screening Recommendations

Breast Cancer Facts

By NWHN Contributor | Jun 27, 2023 | Comments Off on Breast Cancer Facts

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Breast Cancer Screening Recommendations Are Changing

By NWHN Staff | Jun 21, 2023 | Comments Off on Breast Cancer Screening Recommendations Are Changing

Get life-saving information from health experts at our free virtual Find It Early Webinar on July 14, 2023 from 12PM – 1PM EST.

As a Breast Cancer Survivor, I’ve Seen Firsthand How Early Detection and Clinical Trial Initiatives Save Lives

By NWHN Staff | Apr 12, 2023 | Comments Off on As a Breast Cancer Survivor, I’ve Seen Firsthand How Early Detection and Clinical Trial Initiatives Save Lives

For press inquiries about this op-ed, contact Director of Communications Adele Costa at [email protected] or by phone at 631 – 538 – 6348.

Ep 010 A Breast Cancer Diagnosis at 31 – Abigail’s Story 

By Carter Ringo | Jan 25, 2023 | Comments Off on Ep 010 A Breast Cancer Diagnosis at 31 – Abigail’s Story 

The Path Forward is a Radical One

By NWHN Staff | Feb 26, 2020 | Comments Off on The Path Forward is a Radical One

“A leopard can’t change its spots” perfectly captures how I think about the breast cancer industry and the true nature of “pink ribbon culture.”

We’re Still Here: Why the HHS Censoring Women’s Health Matters

By Negar Esfandiari | Apr 6, 2018 | Comments Off on We’re Still Here: Why the HHS Censoring Women’s Health Matters

If you have a sore throat, you might check WebMD for symptoms of strep throat or a cold. Upon finding a new mole, maybe you’ll take to Google to determine whether or not you should show it to your doctor. Or maybe you’re just wondering how frequently you should get tested for STIs, and within minutes you can consult a number of trusted resources. Seems pretty universal, right?

How Often Should I Be Giving Myself a Breast Exam as a Transgender Woman?

By NWHN Staff | Feb 22, 2018 | Comments Off on How Often Should I Be Giving Myself a Breast Exam as a Transgender Woman?

There are a few different types of breast exams, including a self-performed one and screening tests performed by healthcare professionals. Doctors suggest that you should perform a breast exam on yourself at least once a month to ensure there are no abnormalities.

NWHN Statement on Contemporary Hormonal Contraception and the Risk of Breast Cancer

By Cindy Pearson | Dec 7, 2017 | Comments Off on NWHN Statement on Contemporary Hormonal Contraception and the Risk of Breast Cancer

The Danish Sex Hormone Registry study on the risk of breast cancer with current hormonal contraception provides valuable information to help people making decisions about contraception. The study found that current hormonal contraceptives are associated with a small increased risk…

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

By Evita Almassi | Oct 20, 2017 | Comments Off on October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Far too many women, 1 in 8 to be precise, are diagnosed with breast cancer.