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From the breast health experts at Mayo Clinic comes a guide to the many aspects of breast cancer from prevention, to care and coping, to survival, to living with hope.
Full of raw emotion and humor that will make you laugh through your tears, Rocking the Pink is a chronicle of discovering one's true self through life's difficult circumstances-and a testament to the hang-in-tough, take-no-prisoners attitude it takes to kick cancer's butt"
The Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama was formed in 1996 with the goal of establishing and expanding breast cancer research labs at the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Breast Care Center of Birmingham is a purpose-built facility to provide comprehensive, multi disciplinary breast care. Our services include a wide range of clinical and support services, from screening (risk assessments) and diagnosis to treatment and counseling.
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Current reference material, full-text magazines, journals, and pamphlets from authoritative medical sources. Descriptions and links to Web sites. Medical encyclopedia, medical dictionary, directory of health organizations, and guides to prescription drugs, over-the-counter drugs, and alternative medicines.
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MedlinePlus will direct you to information to help answer health questions. MedlinePlus brings together authoritative information from NLM, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies and health-related organizations. Preformulated MEDLINE searches are included in MedlinePlus and give easy access to medical journal articles. MedlinePlus also has extensive information about drugs, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive patient tutorials, and latest health news.
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