Tuesday, October 14, 2008

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month! You have now been made aware.

Here at Terrebonne's Main Library, we have a display of breast cancer information on the second floor...

Also, I got this great e-mail, complete with links:

-----Original Message-----
From: owner-llageneral@llaonline.org [mailto:owner-llageneral@llaonline.org]

Subject: llageneral Breast Cancer
All the pink ribbons, and other pink things, popping up around the country may have made you aware that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Here are some web sites from the government I'd like to make you aware of to help you improve your awareness:

What You Need to Know About Breast Cancer (National Cancer Institute) http://www.cancer.gov/cancerinfo/wyntk/breast

Breast Cancer (National Cancer Institute) http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/breast

Breast Cancer (Centers for Disease Control) http://www.cdc.gov/cancer/breast/

MedLinePlus: Breast Cancer (National Library of Medicine) http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/breastcancer.html

Frequently Asked Questions - Breast Cancer (Dept. of Health and Human

Breast Cancer (National Institutes of Health - Senior Health) http://nihseniorhealth.gov/breastcancer/toc.html


P.S. Today's blog is dedicated to the memory of my friend A*** Fr****. If A*** were still with us, she would want me to tell you "Get regular mammograms!!!"


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