breast cancer http://wvxu.org en Are Regular Mammograms Necessary? http://wvxu.org/post/are-regular-mammograms-necessary <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>A 25-year study involving 90,000 Canadian women aged 40 to 59 found no benefit for women who were randomly assigned to have mammograms. It found death rates from breast cancer and from all causes were the same in women who got mammograms and those who did not. The study continues the controversy over the value of mammograms in detecting <a href="http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/index" target="_blank">cancer</a>. Dr. Tue, 04 Mar 2014 11:30:05 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 23734 at http://wvxu.org Are Regular Mammograms Necessary? Breast Cancer Research http://wvxu.org/post/breast-cancer-research <p></p><p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 11:30:00 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 19178 at http://wvxu.org Breast Cancer Research UC cancer registry is producing results http://wvxu.org/post/uc-cancer-registry-producing-results <p></p><p>October is the month where everything turns pink to support breast cancer awareness.</p><p>A <a href="http://www.eh.uc.edu/breastcancerregistry/registry/index.html" target="_blank">breast cancer registry</a> started in 2006 at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center is producing results for researchers. The registry connects researchers with people who have had&nbsp; breast cancer or have a family history of it. Cancer Institutes track their patients but Dr. Susan Pinney with the UC and Cincinnati Cancer institutes says similar registries are rare.</p> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 09:00:00 +0000 Tana Weingartner 18066 at http://wvxu.org UC cancer registry is producing results Meet Tami Boehmer, Miracle Survivor http://wvxu.org/post/meet-tami-boehmer-miracle-survivor <p>As <a href="http://www.nbcam.org/"><strong>Breast Cancer Awareness Month</strong></a> comes to a close, Mark Perzel has a conversation with Cincinnatian <strong>Tami Boehmer</strong> – self-described mom, wife, author, and survivor. Fri, 26 Oct 2012 05:31:25 +0000 Mark Perzel 5392 at http://wvxu.org Meet Tami Boehmer, Miracle Survivor Breast Cancer Survival Manual http://wvxu.org/post/breast-cancer-survival-manual <p>Maryanne Zeleznik talks with<em> Dr. John Link</em>, who has just released the 5<sup>th</sup> edition of the <em><a href="http://www.amazon.com/dp/0805094458?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;camp=14573&amp;creative=327641&amp;linkCode=as1&amp;creativeASIN=0805094458&amp;adid=1DNCXW0Y7HB2WMDDG35H&amp;" target="_blank"><strong>Breast Cancer Survival Manual</strong></a></em> which provides patients with a great understanding of their diagnosis and the variety of treatment options.</p> Sat, 11 Aug 2012 07:00:00 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 2203 at http://wvxu.org