Born in South Africa and raised on a farm, Keeton took up dancing in childhood to strengthen a leg affected by polio. She won a scholarship to the Sadler's Wells Ballet in London, but left after she turned 18 to work in a nightclub. At the age of 24 she was what The Associated Press called "one of the highest-paid strippers in Europe". She met Bob Guccione in and they remained together, although they did not marry until She founded the magazines Viva , Omni , and Longevity
Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women, other than skin cancer. And according to the American Cancer Society, it is the second leading cause of cancer death in women; the chance of a woman having invasive breast cancer sometime during her life is about 1 in 8. But the good news is that cancer death rates are going down. Improved treatment capabilities and earlier detection are credited for helping women catch it early. Fortunately, most changes are normal and benign.
Wednesday, April 18, The sharp decline in the rate of new breast cancer cases in may be related to a national decline in the use of hormone replacement therapy HRT , according to a new report in the April 19, , issue of the New England Journal of Medicine. Age-adjusted breast cancer incidence rates in women in the United States fell 6.
Breast cancer in men is rare, but it does happen. A large study found that men diagnosed with early-stage breast cancer are more likely to die from the disease than women. The results were presented on May 4, at the annual meeting of the American Society of Breast Surgeons. Read a media release about the research and the abstract. The researchers looked at information from a very large database of breast cancer patient information called the National Cancer Data Base.