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Cancer Patients Can Get ‘Chemo Brain'; Treatment Available

Dr. Meyer says up to sixty percent of patients undergoing treatment for all types of cancers can develop chemo brain to some degree.

08/01/2014

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Study: Not Eating Red Meat May Lower Breast Cancer Risk

According to a new study, young women who eat less red meat may have a lower risk of developing breast cancer later in life.

06/11/2014

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Study: Most Breast Cancer Patients Who Have Double Mastectomy Don’t Need It

Researchers found 70 percent of women who had both breasts removed were not at an elevated risk for cancer.

05/22/2014

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Study Finds Obesity Can Have Negative Effect On Young Breast Cancer Patients

A new study says obesity can have a negative effect on young breast cancer patients.

05/16/2014

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Hospital Radiology Technician Pleads Guilty To Faking Mammogram Results

An ex-radiology technician accused of filing inaccurate mammogram results at a middle Georgia hospital has pleaded guilty to 10 counts of reckless conduct and a count of computer forgery.

04/16/2014

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Study: High-Fat Diet Sharply Increases Breast Cancer Risk

ATLANTA (CBS Atlanta) – According to a recent study, a diet high in fat increases the risk of breast cancer. Adding foods that are high with saturated fat raises the risk of getting breast cancer […]

04/10/2014

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Attorneys For Former APS Superintendent Seek Trial Postponement

Atlanta (WAOK)-Attorneys representing former Atlanta Public School Superintendent Dr. Beverly Hall have asked Judge Jerry Baxter to postpone the beginning of her trial on cheating and racketeering charges while she receives treatment for cancer. Dr. […]

WAOK-AM–04/01/2014

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Study: Paxil Could Promote Breast Tumor Growth In Women

A new study has led researchers to believe that the commonly prescribed anti-depressant Paxil could promote tumor growth in female breast tissue.

02/19/2014

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Color Confusion Forces NFL To Say Goodbye To Pink Flags

Most sports take time during the season to raise awareness for breast cancer and patients battling the disease by incorporating pink sports equipment on game day. However, according to reports, the NFL will stop their […]

92.9 The Game–10/07/2013

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Pay It Forward Friday: MZ & Emmers Sports Bra Auction

“MZ & Emmers” was formed through a friendship between Women’s Professional Soccer star McCall Zerboni (MZ), and now six-year-old Emma Bayer (Emmers) and her parents. We are dedicated to raising awareness and funds in the […]

92.9 The Game–08/08/2013

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