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High cholesterol may raise breast cancer risk

High cholesterol may raise breast cancer riskA new study warns high cholesterol levels may raise a woman's risk for breast cancer by 64 percent.
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  • 3 months ago
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Exercise benefits for breast cancer survivors

Exercise benefits for breast cancer survivorsA new study finds that breast cancer survivors may not be getting enough exercise, even though it's shown to have health benefits.
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  • 4 months, 1 week ago
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Study names breast cancer-causing chemicals

Study names breast cancer-causing chemicalsA study out this week named more than a dozen of what it calls "high-priority" chemicals that could cause breast cancer in women. 5-16-14
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  • 5 months ago
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Buddy Check 10: Oncotype testing

Buddy Check 10: Oncotype testingThere's a tool doctors are using to analyze a breast cancer tumor's genes in order to better personalize treatment. It's called "oncotype testing." 4-10-14
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  • 6 months, 1 week ago
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Buddy Check: Calendar honors breats cancer survivors

Buddy Check: Calendar honors breats cancer survivorsThis month, we're talking about a new calendar that honors breast cancer survivors. 2-10-14
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  • 8 months, 1 week ago
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Buddy Check 10: Breast density law

Buddy Check 10: Breast density lawA new law is on the books in Tennessee that aims to save lives. As of January 1st, women who have mammograms will get a letter telling them if their breast tissue is dense because it can be a risk factor for breast cancer.
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  • 9 months, 1 week ago
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Buddy Check 10: Advancements in breast cancer treatment

Buddy Check 10: Advancements in breast cancer treatmentIt's the tenth of the month and it's time to remind you about our Buddy Check 10 program. Breast Surgeon, Doctor Caren Gallaher joins us to talk about the latest advancements in breast cancer treatments over the last year.
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  • 1 year ago
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Study: Young drinking impacts breast cancer risk

Study: Young drinking impacts breast cancer riskNew research from Washington University in Saint Louis shows if a female averages a drink per day between her first period and her first full-term pregnancy, she increases her breast cancer risk by 11 percent.
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  • 1 year, 1 month ago
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Buddy Check: Prone position for radiation

Buddy Check: Prone position for radiationSurgery is often the first step in fighting breast cancer. But the therapies that follow have risks of their own.  New research shows women treated with radiation are more likely to develop heart problems. But a Knoxville doctor has an option to avoid over...
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  • 1 year, 1 month ago
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Buddy Check: Fish oil's effect on breast health

Buddy Check: Fish oil's effect on breast healthThis month, we're talking about the role fish oil has in preventing breast cancer and how the shift you work could impact your breast health.
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  • 1 year, 1 month ago
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Buddy Check: Mammogram legislation

Buddy Check: Mammogram legislationDr. Caren Gallaher, a Knoxville breast surgeon, joined us in the 10News studio this month to discuss new legislation dealing with mammograms that goes into effect next year.
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  • 1 year, 1 month ago
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Buddy Check: Breast Cancer risks

Buddy Check: Breast Cancer risksDr. Caren Gallaher talks about how everyday items, like makeup and water bottles, can impact your risk for breast cancer.
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  • 1 year, 1 month ago
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Interivew: Buddy Check

Interivew: Buddy CheckAs we continue our Buddy Check 10 program, we're talking with Dr. Caren Galleher, a Knoxville breast surgeon.
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  • 1 year, 1 month ago
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In-depth: Buddy Check

In-depth: Buddy CheckWe are marking a milestone for the Buddy Check 10 program. We launched it 15 years ago. We're joined by Dr. Caren Gallaher to talk about some of the biggest advancements in cancer treatment during that time.
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  • 1 year, 1 month ago
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Buddy Check: Foods that fight cancer

Buddy Check: Foods that fight cancerBreast surgeon Dr. Caren Gallaher says diet likely plays a huge role in how our bodies function and develop diseases.
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  • 1 year, 1 month ago
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Buddy Check 9: Microdose Mammography Follow-up

Buddy Check 9: Microdose Mammography Follow-upMicro Dose is at United Medical Center in Southeast D.C. Buddy Check 9 has this follow-up on what's seen as the next generation of mammography.
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  • 1 year, 1 month ago
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Buddy Check: Axillary Reverse Mapping

Buddy Check: Axillary Reverse MappingDr. Webber is one of a handful of surgeons in the nation who is using a procedure that pinpoints the lymphatic system in the arm pit area.
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  • 1 year, 1 month ago
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Buddy Check: Mother of triplets battles back

Buddy Check: Mother of triplets battles backKim Lewis is no stranger to struggles. Getting pregnant was a challenge. She was eventually blessed with triplets who now keep her in constant motion.
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  • 1 year, 1 month ago
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Buddy Check: 10News' Allison Bybee remembers her mother

Buddy Check: 10News' Allison Bybee remembers her motherThe 10News reporter learned to be strong by watching her mother's struggle with breast cancer.
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  • 1 year, 1 month ago
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Buddy Check: Mammogram legislation

Buddy Check: Mammogram legislationDr. Caren Gallaher, a Knoxville breast surgeon, joined us in the 10News studio this month to discuss new legislation dealing with mammograms that goes into effect next year.
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  • 1 year, 1 month ago
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Buddy Check: Fish oil's effect on breast health

Buddy Check: Fish oil's effect on breast healthThis month, we're talking about the role fish oil has in preventing breast cancer and how the shift you work could impact your breast health.
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  • 1 year, 1 month ago
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The battle after breast cancer

The battle after breast cancerIt won't cost you a penny to support the Lymphedema Treatment Act.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Buddy Check: Prone position for radiation

Buddy Check: Prone position for radiationAfter Ivy Berry's last radiation treatment for breast cancer, she rang a victory bell three times. It's a tradition for patients wrapping up their therapy at Knoxville's Provision Radiation Therapy in Dowell Springs.
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  • 1 year, 1 month ago