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Breast Cancer – What You May Not Know But Should
During Breast Cancer Awareness Month, most of the breast cancer conversation centers around early detection and survivorship. As inspiring and important as that effort is, there’s strikingly little knowledge among the public about metastatic breast cancer. Up to a quarter of a million people are living with this diagnosis today in the U.S., but in a recent survey, more than 60 percent of people said they know little to nothing about it.
On The Doctors, Pfizer’s Chief Medical Officer, Freda Lewis-Hall, M.D., and Noreen Fraser, metastatic breast cancer patient and founder of the Noreen Fras...
Fight the #FOGO
It’s perfectly natural to have a FOGO (Fear of Getting Old), but there’s also a solution: healthy living. On The Dr. Phil Show, Freda Lewis-Hall, M.D. and Dr. Phil talk to Randi, whose FOGO has her dreading a future of wrinkled skin, granny dresses and rocking chairs. Check your local listings to watch the show and visit www.GetOld.com to learn more.
Bacterial Meningitis – Information Parents and Students Need to Know
Bacterial meningitis is an uncommon, but serious disease, and many students and parents have questions about what to know in order to help protect themselves and their loved ones as they head back to school.
On The Doctors, Pfizer’s Chief Medical Officer, Freda Lewis-Hall, M.D. shares critical information regarding the disease and tips for teens and young adults to help identify and change behaviors that can lead to the spread of bacteria that can cause meningitis. Visit http://www.gethealthystayhealthy.com to learn more.
FOGO #9: Losing the Love
Is your Fear of Getting Old (FOGO) that you’ll lose intimacy with your partner as you Get Old? That certainly doesn’t leave much to look forward to – so let our panel of "experts" quickly put your mind at ease in this video. Shed that #FOGO, fear less, and live longer.
And don’t forget to keep checking in as our panel takes on different #FOGO one by one, easing fears in a way that only they can. Conquer your fears at www.getold.com.
Pfizer Taking the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
We take our research and development to find a potential treatment for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) very seriously. But we’ve also enjoyed getting in on the fun to raise awareness of this debilitating disease by participating in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Pfizer will double donations made by our employees to the ALS Association through our Employee Giving Program.