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Breast Cancer California

Why Does The Bay Area Have Higher Rates Of Breast Cancer?

The Contra Costa Times | Sandy Kleffman | Posted 03.08.2013 | San Francisco

At 48, Albany resident Marie Loverde has never had breast cancer. Neither has her 86-year-old mother, Margaret. Yet the women have joined 15,000 othe...

Why Does The Bay Area Have Higher Breast Cancer Rates?

The Contra Costa Times | Sandy Kleffman | Posted 01.27.2013 | San Francisco

Two Bay Area regions are among four in California with substantially higher than average rates of invasive breast cancer, researchers revealed Monday....

'It's Tough Enough To Have The Uncertainty of life and death'

AP | MARCUS WOHLSEN | Posted 12.11.2011 | San Francisco

Marcus Wohlsen, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — For the past 2½ years, Terry Kalley's wife has battled breast cancer with Avastin, the wo...

Why Do So Many Doctors Oppose California's Breast Cancer Bill?

AP | By SHEILA V KUMAR | Posted 11.15.2011 | San Francisco

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- It took seven years of annual mammograms and a cancer diagnosis for Amy Colton to learn something her doctors had realized from ...