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       I am getting more requests to speak and for information about breast cancer.  I am hearing about more women being diagnosed with breast cancer.

      That's why I wanted to take a moment to remind you to keep up with your health checks.  Early detection is the key to survival.

      Eating right and avoiding stress are important too.  Also a recent  report showed that women who are sleep deprived have a higher risk of getting breast cancer.

       In general it is a good reminder for you to take care of yourself.  It is not October yet, but it's never too early to think about taking care of yourself!

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