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Published on Oct 9, 2015

Lori Elliot, Raleigh, North Carolina, was diagnosed with breast cancer in June 2004. She received advanced care at Duke Cancer Center. Here, she shares her inspirational journey back to health and wellness. Duke Cancer Institute -- A ground-breaking model for patient care is fostered here. Learn more at www.dukehealth.org.
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Many thanks to filmmakers Will Anderson and David Gwynn.

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What does it mean to have precancerous changes in the breast? Dr. Jay K. Harness explains the different types of precancerous changes and what they mean for your doctor. Click Here To Get Dr. Harness' 15 Breast Cancer Questions To Ask Your Doctor http://www.breastcanceranswers.com/what-breast-cancer-questions-to-ask/# Breast Cancer Answers is a social media show where viewers submit a question and get the answer from an expert. Submit your question now at, ‪http://www.breastcanceranswers.com/ask‬ In this clip, Jay Harness, MD, FACS explains what precancerous findings are in breast cancer. So what are precancerous findings in breast cancer? The classic one is called 'lobular carcinoma in situ'. This is an incidental finding at the time of a breast biopsy for whatever the reason is. Typically, it's a benign outcome and we find this LCIS (Lobular Carcinoma In Situ) and we know that it increases the lifetime risk of a patient

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New information about the biology of breast cancer cells is changing the way doctors think about and treat these cancers.

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Stef Woods of CityGirlBlogs.com gives advice to newly diagnosed breast cancer patients who just want to feel like themselves again, encouraging them to seek support from friends and family and to really discover who they are outside of the cancer. Click Here & Get The 15 Breast Cancer Questions To Ask Your Doctor http://www.breastcanceranswers.com/what-breast-cancer-questions-to-ask/# Breast Cancer Answers is a social media show where viewers submit a question and get the answer from an expert. Submit your question now at, http://www.breastcanceranswers.com/ask. This information should not be relied upon as a substitute for personal medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Use the information provided on this site solely at your own risk.  If you have any concerns about your health, please consult with a physician.

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Dr. Jay K. Harness explains the different side effects that come with radiation therapy after breast cancer. Click Here & Get The 15 Breast Cancer Questions To Ask Your Doctor http://www.breastcanceranswers.com/what-breast-cancer-questions-to-ask/#
 
Breast Cancer Answers is a social media show where viewers submit a question and get the answer from an expert. Submit your question now at, http://www.breastcanceranswers.com/ask.
 
This information should not be relied upon as a substitute for personal medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Use the information provided on this site solely at your own risk. If you have any concerns about your health, please consult with a physician.

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As Dr. Harness explains, it's important for breast cancer patients to stay active and eat healthy during chemotherapy treatment. Learn more from survivors Lisa Schnieder-Cipriano and AnneMarie Ciccarella in this video. Click Here & Get The 15 Breast Cancer Questions To Ask Your Doctor http://www.breastcanceranswers.com/what-breast-cancer-questions-to-ask/# Breast Cancer Answers is a social media show where viewers submit a question and get the answer from an expert. Submit your question now at, http://www.breastcanceranswers.com/ask. This information should not be relied upon as a substitute for personal medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Use the information provided on this site solely at your own risk. If you have any concerns about your health, please consult with a physician.

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Genetic testing for breast cancer is a simple blood test that can help determine a patient's likelihood of developing breast cancer. Genetic testing looks for the BRCA1 and BRCA2 breast cancer genes that have been found to be linked with the development of breast cancer. Dr. Harness gives us more details into this type of testing. Click Here To Get Dr. Harness' 15 Breast Cancer Questions To Ask Your Doctor http://www.breastcanceranswers.com/what-breast-cancer-questions-to-ask/# Breast Cancer Answers is a social media show where viewers submit a question and get the answer from an expert. Submit your question now at, http://www.breastcanceranswers.com/ask This information should not be relied upon as a substitute for personal medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Use the information provided on this site solely at your own risk.  If you have any concerns about your health, please consult with a physician.

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Eva La Rue, CSI: Miami star and spokesperson for the Beckstrand Cancer Foundation, asks about the link between pregnancy and breast cancer recurrence. Dr. Harness explains that it can be a major concern because of the heightened hormones during breast cancer, but it depends on the patient and their cancer. Having children later in life does increase risk for breast cancer. Watch this video to learn more. Click Here & Get The 15 Breast Cancer Questions To Ask Your Doctor http://www.breastcanceranswers.com/what-breast-cancer-questions-to-ask/# Breast Cancer Answers is a social media show where viewers submit a question and get the answer from an expert. Submit your question now at, http://www.breastcanceranswers.com/ask. This information should not be relied upon as a substitute for personal medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Use the information provided on this site solely at your own risk. If you have any concerns about your health,

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