Posts Tagged: prevention

Carolyn Vachani, RN, MSN, AOCN

The Dreaded Mammogram Call Back

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I started breast cancer awareness month getting my annual mammogram. Everything went smoothly until I got the call every woman dreads – the dreaded mammogram call back.



Daily Cancer Risk Fact: Cigarettes

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True or false: Smoking cigarettes causes 13 different types of cancer. Join us every day this month for a special project between Philly.com/health and OncoLink.



Daily Cancer Fact: Preventative Medicine

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True or false: There is a pill I can take to reduce my cancer risk. Join us every day this month for a special project between Philly.com/health and OncoLink.



Daily Cancer Risk Fact: Weight

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True or false: Being overweight increases your risk of developing cancer. Join us every day this month for a special project between Philly.com/health and OncoLink.