• 10 APR 14
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    THE AGING BRAIN, PART 1

    Janet’s Story: Alzheimer’s in the family A few years before my own father passed, I heard him turn to my mother and ask who she was. They had just celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary. It was heart wrenching. Many of us are worried about our memory, especially in the face of news about an epidemic

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    • 05 APR 14
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    BRCA (BREAST CANCER GENE) AND BREAST CANCER IN MEN – ONLY THE FACTS

    1% of breast cancers are found in men (20,000 – 25,000 Canadian women, 200 men annually), The incidence of male breast cancer is increasing, Diagnosis of male breast cancer is often made late and contributes to poorer outcomes than in women, The lifestyle and exposure risk factors for breast cancer in women also apply to

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