Real Women True Stories: Breast Cancer Awareness with Cherrod Pate,

Great Girlfriends PodcastOctober 27, 2021 October is considered to be breast cancer awareness month. In this episode, three women allied in the fight against breast cancer shared their true stories of how this disease has shaped their advocacy. Three guests, Cherrod Pate, Dr. Kristen Zarfos and Missy Peters discussed: How did breast cancer hit home …

Breast Cancer Facts – Get 7 Breast Cancer Facts You Should Know

Breast cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the breast tissue. These cancer cells, which are basically mutated cells that are damaged or grow uncontrollably, can either stay in the breast (benign cancer) and not spread, or they can invade surrounding tissues and spread to other organs (malignant cancer). While nearly …

HPV, Cervical Cancer and Cervical Cancer Screening: What Do You Need?

Medically reviewed. Nancy Berman, MSN Infection with the high-risk human papillomavirus (HPV) strains that cause cervical cancer is common. By age 50, 80% of women will have had an HPV infection with one or more of the 14 high-risk HPV types. Most infections clear up within 24 months. If the virus is not cleared and …