Posted on 10/3/2012
October is breast cancer awareness month and as a 13 year breast cancer survivor I wanted to provide women with information they can use to help prevent the disease, since it claims so many lives each year. Early detection and prevention is key in battling this disease.
The following symptoms are red flags that one should pay attention to and plan to visit their doctor to further investigate the issue, although it is important to note that not all these symptoms necessarily will lead to a breast cancer diagnosis. Symptoms include:
For more information about breast cancer and breast cancer awareness month, visit cancer.org.
She made healthy eating her mission in life long before anyone else did, in hopes of helping her own obese father. A registered nurse by training and entrepreneur at heart, she lives, eats and breathes everything about healthy eating and helping to improve people’s eating habits and overall health. She enjoys never having to bother with grocery shopping, cooking and counting calories. Her favorite SSHE meal, although it’s hard to pick just one, is the Potato Gnocchi with Basil Pesto Sauce.