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Beating Breast Cancer

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month making it a perfect time to talk about the disease. This month, learn about common breast cancer myths as well as how the disease affects younger women differently. You’ll also meet Laura and find out how she was able to defeat breast cancer with the help of her Edward-Elmhurst Health care team.

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Laura’s Story: “I felt well cared for throughout the journey.”

By Dr. Soina Baweja

Laura Troche, 47, is proactive about her health. She watches her nutrition, gets regular exercise and sees her doctor for routine exams and preventive care. But during the spring of 2020, she noticed a strange ...

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11 Myths About Breast Cancer

By Dr. Christine Gresik

There are a lot of facts about breast cancer. For example, one in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer during her lifetime. Unfortunately, there are also a lot of myths and misconceptions about ...

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How is Breast Cancer in Young Women Different?

By Dr. Sania Raza

Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer and the leading cause of cancer death in females worldwide. However, it’s uncommon in women younger than age 40. This group makes up only about five ...

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Take an Active Role in Your Health

Do you know what steps you need to take to protect your health? Learn how Healthy Driven Chicago can help provide the info, tools and tips you need to take an active role in feeling your best.

Take an Active Role in Your Health

By Mary Lou Mastro

Remember – what you do today directly impacts how you’ll feel tomorrow. We’ll help you take an active role in feeling your best.

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