Peconic Bay Medical Center’s Ask the Medical Expert

Peconic Bay Medical Center’s Ask the Medical Expert:  Seeing Pink: Let’s Discuss Breast Cancer & What You Need to Know A Discussion With Dr Susan Lee, Breast Surgeon  with Peconic Bay Medical Center, a member of Northwell Health     Breast cancer is the most common cancer diagnosed in women worldwide which means 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime.  According to the American Cancer Society, estimates for breast cancer in the United States for 2018 are as follows: About 266,120 new cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed in women. About 63,960 new

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Monday’s at Racines

Mondays at Racine: More Than Skin Deep On Long Island, Monday isn’t just the beginning of the week, it is a day devoted to the well-being for those who are undergoing chemotherapy and radiation treatment. As more and more people are diagnosed with cancer, the need for resources and support to get them back to their everyday life and work environment has become increasingly important. A decade ago, Racine Salon and Spa located on Main Street in Islip, began offering complimentary beauty treatments for those undergoing treatment for cancer on Monday’s, a day that salons are traditionally closed. As the

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