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Coping With Breast Cancer Diagnosis With Dr. Adrian Christian, Health Channel

Coping with Breast Cancer Diagnosis with Dr. Adrian Christian | Health Channel

For many women getting diagnosed with breast cancer is very difficult, both physically and emotionally. Mastectomy procedures can be heartbreaking as well as extremely physically taxing. In an interview with the Health Channel, Adrian Christian, Physiatrist at Miami Cancer Institute, explains what kind of support someone might need during this devastating diagnosis, treatment, and even ...
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Risk Factors For Breast Cancer With Dr. Priyanka Grover, Health Channel

Risk Factors for Breast Cancer with Dr. Priyanka Grover | Health Channel

In an interview with the Health Channel, Dr. Priyanka Grover, Breast Imaging Radiologist with Baptist Health South Florida, describes some of the common risk factors associated with breast cancer.  Dr. Grover starts off by listing the congenital factors that can lead to breast cancer. Obviously, women are more likely to get breast cancer than men. ...
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5 Things That Can Help Mitigate Breast Cancer, Health Channel

5 Things That Can Help Mitigate Breast Cancer | Health Channel

Dr. Mendez starts off by listing some things you can do to help mitigate the risk of breast cancer. Dr. Mendez explains that maintaining alcohol consumption at a moderate level is key, but, “there’s some data to suggest that red wine contains phenolic acids which can be protective against breast cancer.” So, drinking red wine ...
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Does Deodorant Underwire And Bras Cause Breast Cancer, Health Channel

Does Deodorant, Underwire and Bras cause Breast Cancer? | Health Channel

Deodorant, underwire bras, and soy: Do they cause breast cancer? On an episode of Health Insiders, Dr. Jane Mendez, a Breast Surgery Specialist, explains what women need to know about breast cancer, as well as demystifying some common myths.  The first one Dr. Mendez talks about is about deodorant. The interviewer asks, can deodorants cause ...
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Causes Of Breast Cancer With Dr. Jane Mendez, Health Channel

Causes of Breast Cancer with Dr. Jane Mendez | Health Channel

It is notoriously difficult to determine any specific causes of breast cancer, making it challenging for young women to know if they are at risk. In an interview with the Health Channel, Dr. Jane Mendez, a Breast Surgery Specialist, explains what experts do know about what causes breast cancer.  Dr. Mendez says that to some ...
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Breast Cancer Self Exam With Dr. Lauren Carcas, Health Channel

Breast Cancer Self-Exam with Dr. Lauren Carcas | Health Channel

When women know their breasts, they can recognize when something changes. In an interview with the Health Channel, Dr. Lauren Carcas, Medical Oncologist with the Miami Cancer Institute, shares how often women should check their breasts and what they should be looking for.  Dr. Carcas stresses that self-breast exams should always be an important part ...
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How To Prevent And Treat Back Pain, Health Channel

How To Prevent and Treat Back Pain | Health Channel

Even though back pain is such a common issue for people of all ages, Dr. Jose Mena, an Interventional Spine Specialist with Miami Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Institute, says that back pain is largely preventable. In an interview with the Health Channel, he shares what he suggests his patients do to prevent and treat back ...
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Difference Of Acute Vs. Chronic Back Pain, Health Channel

Difference of Acute vs. Chronic Back Pain | Health Channel

In an interview with the Health Channel, Dr. Jonathan Gottlieb, an Orthopedic Surgeon with Baptist Health South Florida, talks about the difference between acute and chronic back pain, and how both can be treated. Dr. Gottlieb defines acute back pain as back pain that has been present for six weeks or less, while chronic back ...
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