breast cancer

Another reason for millennial women to shun the pill

Carolyn Moynihan | 08 December 2017 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: breast cancer, hormonal contraception

The peril in the Pill

Nicole M. King | 10 May 2017 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: birth control, breast cancer

The (still) unexplained breast cancer epidemic

Carolyn Moynihan | 30 March 2017 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion-breast cancer link, breast cancer, hormonal contraceptives
A new British study shows a high correlation with risk factors that remain ignored or denied.

Breast cancer awareness: errors of commission and omission

Matthew Hanley | 28 October 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion-breast cancer link, breast cancer, Planned Parenthood
Don't we deserve to know all the facts?

Breast cancer campaigns – and the risk they don’t mention

Louise Kirk | 22 October 2014 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: abortion, breast cancer, informed consent

Cool heads are needed on the abortion-breast cancer link

David van Gend | 27 August 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion, breast cancer, media frenzy, prostate cancer
Ostracism, scorn and denial are not good strategies for dealing with an important public health issue.

The honest truth about breast cancer

Louise Kirk | 10 January 2014 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: breast cancer

Jolie’s Choice

Michael Cook | 20 May 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: bioethics, breast cancer, celebrities
Angelina Jolie's decision to have a double mastectomy made headlines around the world. But is she sending women the right message?

The upside of housework

| 06 September 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: breast cancer, exercise
Have women been freed from the kitchen sink and the washtub only to put themselves at more risk of an often deadly disease?

Nunsense about the pill

Alex Perrottet | 09 December 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: breast cancer, Catholic Church, contraception
Why the hazards of nulliparity in the cloister have nothing to do with the Vatican.

Pink ribbons everywhere

Sheila Liaugminas | 24 October 2011 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: breast cancer, breast cancer awareness, Pink Ribbon campaign
They’ve been evident lately on most major league baseball and football teams. And their advertising. They’re so ubiquitous, those pink ribbons are seemingly on most products in the stores right now.

In the pink

Matthew Hanley | 04 October 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: breast cancer
Even the NFL supports Breast Cancer Awareness Month. But why is everyone ignoring some of the biggest risk factors?

Planned Parenthood’s political power

Sheila Liaugminas | 22 July 2011 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: breast cancer, Breast Cancer Prevention Institute, contraception, healthcare law, Planned Parenthood funding, Susan G. Komen Foundation, U.S. Bishops
There’s a lot in the news about contraception and health care and Planned Parenthood right now. And a lot more that should be.

What’s driving earlier puberty in girls?

Carolyn Moynihan | 11 August 2010 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: breast cancer, girls, puberty
Evidence that girls are reaching puberty as early as seven years of age is in the news this week following the publication of an article in the journal Paediatrics. It is a topic that has been debated for decades.

Breast cancer survivors speak out

Sheila Liaugminas | 17 November 2009 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: breast cancer, health care reform
About the suddenly changed guidelines on mammograms the federal task force has just released.

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