Breast Cancer Treatment

Submitted by ub on Mon, 12/05/2022 - 10:03

Doctors fear that some women who are delaying pregnancy may be one of the biggest factors for increased breast cancer diagnoses.

Symptoms of breast cancer include a lump in the breast, bloody discharge from the nipple, and changes in the shape or texture of the nipple or breast.

According to data from the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, about 1 in 8 women in the US will develop invasive breast cancer during their lifetime. https://www.cbsnews.com/boston/news/delaying-pregnancy-increased-breast…

The Health and Economic Benefits of Breast Cancer Interventions  https://www.cdc.gov/chronicdisease/programs-impact/pop/breast-cancer.htm

In 2020, 2.3 million women were diagnosed with breast cancer, with 685 000 deaths, globally.  The initiative aims to reduce new cases by 40% and prevent 5 million deaths by 2030 and the WHO Global BreastCancer Initiative aims to reduce global breast cancer mortality by 2.5 percent per year until 2040. https://www.who.int/news/item/27-10-2022-who-and-md-anderson-launch-a-n…

The New York Proton Center is partnered with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Montefiore Health System, and Mount Sinai Health System. They work closely with your multidisciplinary oncology team to develop a tailored treatment plan. And, through a partnership, offer a variety of clinical trial opportunities.

The New York Proton Center has a singular focus—to provide adults and children with cancer with the most sophisticated and advanced form of radiation therapy. While we do not provide surgery or chemotherapy, some of our patients do receive these important treatments from other healthcare providers in coordination with proton therapy. https://digital.nyproton.com/prostate_cancer/?utm_source=eruptr&utm_med…