Relevant Nursing Challenges: Breast Cancer Survivors

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Relevant Nursing Challenges: Breast Cancer Survivors
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Breast Cancer disease is one of the diseases women fear most. There are several reasons for this. It is estimated that one woman out of eight others would develop breast cancer. According to the American Cancer society, 194,280 Americans will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year and 40,610 will die from the disease. (www.cancer.org) What is breast cancer one may ask? “Breast cancer is group of diseases in which cells in the tissues of the breast become abnormal and divide without order or control, these malignant cells form too much tissue and become a tumor”. (www.netwellness.org)
Breast cancer is the second leading cancer causes of death in women living in the United...
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