Breast Cancer and Weight Gain
Does putting on the Pounds Increase your Risk?
For Immediate release- Recent studies have shown a direct correlation between weight gain and breast cancer risk, and a local breast surgeon says the findings should not be taken lightly. Dr. Jennifer Fiorini of The Breast Place states, “There have been studies that
Lowcountry Women Get Much Needed Mammograms
For Immediate release- Many know that early detection of breast cancer can save lives, but for some women the cost of a mammogram is still too high. Thanks to a grant from the Lowcountry affiliate of the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, some women from
October 9, 2012: Please join The Breast Place at the Trident Breast Care Center at 6pm tonight for Dr. Jennifer Fiorini’s discussion on Knowing Your Risk of Breast Cancer. Food and beverage provided. The Trident Breast Center is located inside the Medical Art’s Building across from Trident Hospital. The address is 9313
The Breast Place wants to thank Lowcountry Live, as they have been so supportive of our cause for breast cancer awareness. See Dr. Jennifer Beatty’s interview with Laura Harris by clicking on the link below:
On Sunday, October 7, 2012, Dr. Jennifer Fiorini was featured as a breast cancer expert and Susan G Komen for the Cure advocate on the nationally syndicated radio show, “The Sunday Morning Mimosa” with Lawson Roberts. The discussion ranged from breast self-awareness education to the upcoming Race for the Cure on October 20th.
“Be an advocate for yourself when it comes to breast cancer awareness,” said Dr Jennifer Beatty speaking yesterday at Stokes-Marshall Mount Pleasant Senior Center. We were so impressed with the turnout and participation from this lively group of active seniors. We look forward to more sessions like these throughout October!
On October 2, 2012, Dr. Jennifer Beatty kicked off breast cancer awareness month talking to Seabrook Island residents about breast health. Twenty Seabrook Island residents, many of them breast cancer surviviors themselves, participated in lively and informative discussion over wine and a light lunch. We look forward to providing many more of these educational
The Breast Place is hosting a team this year for the Susan G. Komen, Race for the Cure on October 20th, 2012. The team is called The Pink Ladies. Although signup on the team is closed, we still encourage anyone (men and women) who is attending the race to join us in walking
If you watch WCIV ABC Channel 4 in Charleston, you may recognize this commercial that includes Dr. Jennifer Beatty, Dr. Jennifer Fiorini, their families and breast cancer survivors.
The Barrier Island Free Medical Clinic is a recent recipient of a grant from the Lowcountry Affiliate of Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure for 2012-2013 in the amount of $33,943.50. The program goal, “All Woman are Worthy of Care-Breast Health Initiative,” is to use nurse case management to improve breast health for the