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Good people see the good …

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“Good people see the good and bring out the best in other people.” – Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart Barbara JacobyBarbara Jacoby is an award winning blogger that has contributed her writings to multiple online publications that have touched readers worldwide. LetLifeHappen.com

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Breast cancer patients can safely avoid extensive removal of lymph nodes if they respond well to systemic treatment

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By: European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer From: medicalxpress.com Patients with breast cancer that has started to spread to the lymph nodes in the armpit can safely avoid extensive removal of the lymph nodes if their treatment is tailored to their response to cancer-killing therapies such as chemotherapy before surgery. In a presentation to the 14th European Breast …

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Don’t wait for things …

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“Don’t wait for things to happen. Make them happen.” – Roy T. Bennett Barbara JacobyBarbara Jacoby is an award winning blogger that has contributed her writings to multiple online publications that have touched readers worldwide. LetLifeHappen.com

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New treatment approach improves recurrence-free survival in early breast cancer patients

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Source: University of California – Los Angeles Health Sciences From: news-medical.net A new treatment approach that combines a targeted therapy drug with hormone therapy significantly increased the amount of time a person with stage 2 or 3 HR-positive, HER2-negative early breast cancer lives without the cancer returning, according to a new study co-led by UCLA Health Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center …

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Do not merely listen to the word …

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Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says. – James 1:22 Barbara JacobyBarbara Jacoby is an award winning blogger that has contributed her writings to multiple online publications that have touched readers worldwide. LetLifeHappen.com

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Pembrolizumab May Improve Breast Cancer Outcomes Regardless of Age or Menopausal Status

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From: ascopost.com The addition of the immunotherapy drug pembrolizumab to chemotherapy prior to and following surgery may lead to improved outcomes in patients with breast cancer regardless of their age or menopausal status, according to new findings presented by Cardoso et al at the 2024 European Breast Cancer Conference (EBCC) (Abstract 4). The research adds to data on the effect …

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The one who falls and gets up is stronger than …

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“The one who falls and gets up is stronger than the one who never tried. Do not fear failure but rather fear not trying.” – Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart Barbara JacobyBarbara Jacoby is an award winning blogger that has contributed her writings to multiple online publications that have touched readers worldwide. LetLifeHappen.com

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The biggest myths about breast cancer after age 60

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From: optum.com You may have heard that older women don’t need mammograms or can’t do anything about their risk factors. Here’s the truth behind five breast cancer myths. You’ve probably been getting regular mammograms for decades. Mammograms are low-dose X-rays of your breast. It’s a great habit, since you’re doing something good for your health. This screening test is one …

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Don’t wait for the right moment …

In Thought For The Day by Barbara Jacoby

“Don’t wait for the right moment to start, start and make each moment right.” – Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart Barbara JacobyBarbara Jacoby is an award winning blogger that has contributed her writings to multiple online publications that have touched readers worldwide. LetLifeHappen.com