Breast Cancer

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Cancer Patients Can Get ‘Chemo Brain'; Treatment Available

Dr. Meyer says up to sixty percent of patients undergoing treatment for all types of cancers can develop chemo brain to some degree.

08/01/2014

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Study: Not Eating Red Meat May Lower Breast Cancer Risk

According to a new study, young women who eat less red meat may have a lower risk of developing breast cancer later in life.

06/13/2014

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Study Finds Obesity Can Have Negative Effect On Young Breast Cancer Patients

A new study says obesity can have a negative effect on young breast cancer patients.

CBS Tampa–05/16/2014

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Study: Women With Faulty Breast Cancer Gene Face Greater Chance Of Developing High-Risk Uterine Cancer

Women with a faulty breast cancer gene might face a greater chance of rare but deadly uterine tumors despite having their ovaries removed to lower their main cancer risks, doctors are reporting.

CBS Tampa–03/25/2014

Linda Karp says the pink ribbon is a symbol of strength and hope. (Getty Images)

Breast Cancer Survivor Told To Remove Pink Ribbon In Home

Linda Karp says the ribbon is a symbol of strength and hope.

CBS Tampa–03/18/2014

The Current host Franco Ripple in studio with Lisa Johni, Treena Hoaglan and Gentry Adams of the Junior League of St. Petersburg (photo credit: JLSP)

The Current: Ron White & Margo Rey, Hard Rock Tampa #Pinktober, Gramatica Foundation & Junior League St. Pete Kickball Tourneys, Hungry Howie’s Love Hope & Pizza

First half-hour: Second half-hour: Did you miss this past weekend’s edition (October 20th) of CBS Tampa Bay’s The Current? No problem! Click the audio players above to catch the first and second half-hour programs featuring: […]

CBS Tampa–10/23/2013

American Idol finalist Scott MacIntyre will visit Tampa for a concert presented by VSA Florida (photo credit: Scott MacIntyre)

The Current: American Idol Finalist Scott MacIntyre, Author Dawna Stone’s New Book, Tampa’s Hispanic Man & Woman of 2013, St. Petersburg Science Festival, ACS Making Strides Walk

First half-hour: Second half-hour: Did you miss this past weekend’s edition (October 13th) of CBS Tampa Bay’s The Current? No problem! Click the audio players above to catch the whole episode featuring: Sandra Blackburn with […]

CBS Tampa–10/16/2013

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Cop Claims Dept. Fired Her Because She Couldn’t Wear Bulletproof Vest Due To Breast Implants

A female Orlando police officer is claiming she was fired because she was unable to wear her bulletproof vest due to her breast implants.

06/06/2013

Breast cancer survivors and supporters attend the Komen Community Challenge rally on April 26, 2007 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Komen Cancels Charity Walks In 7 Cities Due To Economic Uncertainty

A race organized across major U.S. cities every year to raise money for breast cancer awareness, will not return to Tampa Bay in 2014.

06/05/2013

A South Florida man has reached a rare milestone. He's donated 100 gallons of blood. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Florida Man Donates 100th Gallon Of Blood

A South Florida man has reached a rare milestone. He’s donated 100 gallons of blood.

05/30/2013

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