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Sun, SPF, and Skin Cancerby Clare Bolds Although I’ve always had a fair complexion, every year when the weather gets nice I am struck with an inexplicable feeling that my skin has magical properties that make it immune to sunburns. Every year, my delusion is shattered into a million pieces...
Just wanted to get your attention….Early detection, my story.
My breasts are lumpy and dense, and I started getting annual mammograms in my late 30s because even my gynecologists struggled to rule out possible tumors with manual exams.
Patty Harman is the Executive Director for Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Greater Nashville. Since, 1997 the Greater Nashville Affiliate has provided more than $4 million in grant monies throughout our community to improve breast health and to save lives by eliminating breast cancer in Middle Tennessee