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Dustin Rudolph, Pharm.D.

Dustin Rudolph, Pharm.D.

Posted October 2, 2013

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The Business of Breast Cancer Awareness Month (And How To Prevent Breast Cancer In The First Place)

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Wikimedia Commons - MesserWoland.pngEvery year October comes along. Every year during October pink ribbons are more plentiful than ever signifying National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The intentions of many well-meaning non-profit organizations, medical establishments, individual healthcare providers, and even government agencies is to promote the awareness of breast cancer as well as raise funds for research in relation to its cause, prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and cure. These are all very noble intentions. I commend any individual or organization who truly desires to eradicate this horrible disease.

However, many of these efforts are designed to promote the business of breast cancer diagnosis and treatment through the use of expensive medical care instead of focusing on the eradication (and subsequent loss in business opportunities) of this terrible disease. Allow me to explain.

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