'Pink Walk' organised to raise breast cancer awareness

RE/MAX agent celebrates fun and fashion for a good cause

According to the Canadian Cancer Society, approximately 1,175 new breast cancer cases are likely to be diagnosed in women under the age of 40, representing almost 5% of all new breast cancers and almost 3,300 new cases of breast cancer are expected to be diagnosed in women between the ages of 40 and 49, representing about 13% of all new breast cancers in 2017.

Dr Cathy Farnon, Associate Specialist with the Southern Trust's Breast Cancer Team says: "We know that one in eight women will develop a breast cancer in their lifetime and that a family history, particularly of breast and ovarian cancer can contribute to increased risk".

After getting a bachelor's degree from Georgetown University, Blackwood obtained her medical degree from Medical University of SC, according to a Rutgers Cancer Institute press release.

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According to a breast cancer awareness website, 1-in-8 US women, approximately 12.4 percent, will develop breast cancer over the course of their lifetimes. Upon receiving her first diagnosis her mother did what she could to help in Taylor's fight against the disease. "He told me to take my breasts off, so take my breasts off", Sanders said. "I can always count on my mom, be it 2 a.m. or 6 p.m".

"For me, I felt empowered knowing", Prestay said. She would see breast cancer patients get up from the operating table with their bare chests exposed, surrounded by all men and they would have to change in front of men. "Thanks to my mom, I was able to do that".

Five years later - years which included surgery, radiation and chemotherapy - Greene-Leech has just been off chemo pills for six months. Which means, both Lynda and Teri will be living with cancer and undergoing treatment for the rest of their lives. While the intensity of treatment kept her from returning to teaching full time, she volunteers several days a week to help developmentally disabled children. "It was hard, very hard, but I can not and (would) not give up".

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Staff at Barratt Homes Eastern Counties on the Knights Park development raised money as part of Breast Cancer Now's national appeal "Wear It Pink".

Hina Tasleem, GM HR Strategy and founder of The Pink Club at PTCL, stated, "Our main objective of starting "The Pink Club" was to take initiatives and create awareness on the issues related to working women including health, welfare and safety at PTCL".

Though Fultz's story is not unusual, Jackson said it not very common. As an educator, she learned about her cancer and treatment options and encourages other women to seek out the information they need to make an informed decision. By the time the cancer reveals itself through the swelling and reddening of the victim's breast, the disease has reached Stage 3 and is poised to spread.

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