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Can You Reduce Your Risk of Breast Cancer?

We hear it all the time?lose weight for your health. Few people however, realize the extent to which this is critical to their physical well-being and ultimately their life expectancy.

Naural Self-Defense Against Breast Cancer - Learning to Cope Successfully with Organochlorine Pollut

What are organochlorines?Organochlorines are chemicals found in some herbicides and pesticides, in chlorine bleach and most chemical disinfectants, and many plastics, especially PVC (polyvinylchloride).Organochlorines are implicated in causing and promoting breast cancer because they mutate genes and they cause breast cells to become more receptive to a cancer-promoting chemical called estradiol.

Breast Cancer The Cure

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Antiperspirants And Breast Cancer

Most underarm antiperspirants contain as the active ingredient, Aluminium Chlorohydrate, as you will probably remember there has been controversy about Aluminium, since the 1950's when it was a popular metal used for making cooking pots, Saucepans and Fry Pans and that it could be one of the contributing factors to Alzheimer's, now we have another problem that could also be related to Aluminium, Breast Cancer.Research shows that one of the leading causes of Breast Cancer could be the use of antiperspirants.

Gift Giving for Breast Cancer Patients and Their Families

Did you know that each year, 182,000 women are diagnosed with breast cancer and 43,300 die? One woman in eight either has or will develop breast cancer in her lifetime. In addition, 1,600 men will be diagnosed with breast cancer and 400 will die this year.

Fourteen Simple Things You Can Do To Reduce Your Risk for Breast Cancer

1. Increase your consumption of fresh, organic fruits and vegetables.

The News You Dont Want To Hear: Youve Got Breast Cancer

For many people being told that they have cancer is one ofthe most stressful times in their lives. Just as we think wehave everything under control, something comes along thatcan shatter even the strongest of wills.


There it is again. I muttered to myself, frustrated as I washed my arm.

Breast Cancer Statistics - How Breast Cancer Survival Rates Increased 50%

Breast cancer statistics show that over 1.2 million persons will be diagnosed with breast cancer worldwide this year, according to the World Health Organization.

The Insidiousness of Breast Cancer and Its Current Treatment

In our modern world, the benefits that today's manufacturing and agricultural activities have brought us is more than painfully offset by the damage to our personal health and wellness. During the course of our daily lives, we are continually exposed to common household products such as detergents, insulation, fabric treatments, flame retardants, cosmetics, paints, upholstery preservatives, and coatings for electronic equipment.

Passive Smokers Can Get Breast Cancer! Learn How?

US scientists have claimed that secondhand smokers are at higher risk of Breast Cancer. Earlier, their research also led to them to the conclusion that young women smokers are more likely to get addicted to smoking than young men.

Breast Cancer Screening

Breast cancer is the second most common cancer women face second only to lung cancer, however it is the most feared cancer or disease for most women. It occurs in about 12% of women who will live to the age of 90.

New Hope to Prevent Breast Cancer: What Every Woman Needs to Know

In March, 2005, a major nutritional breakthrough in the fight against breast cancer was announced by U.S.

Breast Cancer Detection Unit for the Home

Detecting Breast Cancer early is a key step in protecting yourself from the dire consequences and risk of breast cancer. There is now some new technology using Infrared to help you do self-examinations in the privacy of your own home.

Breast Cancer for Beginners

IntroductionBecause of the social changes, which has brought increased number of workingwoman and hence delayed childbearing, there has been a steep rise in the number of breast cancer patients in the last few decades. But as the incidence of the patients has risen so has raised the modality of treatments and the success rates.

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Here's What It's Like To Be A Man With Breast Cancer
It's no secret that the clinical research on the cause and treatment of breast cancer in males is grossly underfunded. After all, an estimated 266,120 new cases of invasive breast cancer are expected to be diagnosed in women in the U.S. this year, and ...

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As more women turn to genetic testing for breast cancer, understanding risk is key
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The Food and Drug Administration not long ago announced its authorization that permits genetics testing company 23andMe to market a test for gene mutations associated with risk of breast and ovarian cancer. In response, 23andMe CEO Anne Wojcicki ...
Is 23andMe's Test For Breast Cancer Gene Mutation Good For Jewish Women?Forward

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Get Pink: Metro couple fights through breast cancer together
It was a shock to Nanette and Allen Haag when she was told after a mammogram in 2013 that she had breast cancer. She immediately had the lump removed, but needed to continue radiation for the next five years. "I was her partner and we're going to do it ...


Pfizer's breast cancer drug combo falls short of survival goal
(Reuters) - Pfizer Inc said on Monday a combination of its breast cancer drug, Ibrance, and another drug was not statistically significant in extending overall survival in certain patients, the secondary goal of a late-stage trial. The Pfizer logo is ...
Oops. Pfizer's CDK 4/6 blockbuster Ibrance flunks the OS mark for breast cancerEndpoints News
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Technology Networks

Higher BMI is Associated with a Lower Risk of Breast Cancer Before Menopause
Technology Networks
In the largest global study into the relationship between weight and premenopausal breast cancer to date, scientists from The Institute of Cancer Research, London, the University of North Carolina, the US National Institute of Environmental Health ...
BMI Inversely Associated With Risk of Premenopausal Breast CancerCancer Network

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Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News

Path for Embattled Breast Cancer Drugs Cleared by One Protein Inhibitor
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News
The team focused on 151 kinases that are known to be expressed in cancer cells and generated data on how drugs that target the PI3K pathway affect kinase activity in breast cancer cell lines. “Comparison of kinome activity profiles between drug ...
'Embattled' breast cancer drugs could be revived by new discoveryMedical Xpress

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Medical News Today

Does a higher BMI protect against breast cancer?
Medical News Today
Understanding why it happens in some people and not others is, of course, a priority. A number of risk factors for breast cancer are now known, and one of these is adiposity. This is the amount of fat an individual carries on their body. However, the ...
Higher body fat linked to lower breast cancer risk in younger womenScience Daily
Higher BMI Tied to Reduced Breast Cancer Risk in Younger WomenMedscape
Breast Cancer Risk Reduced in Younger Women with Higher Body FatGenetic Engineering & Biotechnology News
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Higher BMI at younger age linked to reduced premenopausal breast cancer risk
In the largest global study into the relationship between weight and premenopausal breast cancer to date, scientists from The Institute of Cancer Research, London, the University of North Carolina, the US National Institute of Environmental Health ...

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Israeli Ultrasound Set to Revolutionize Diagnosis of Breast Cancer
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Speaking to Tazpit Press Service (TPS) several days after winning the $360,000 first prize at the 2018 WeWork Creator Award, Abrams said the device stands to revolutionise detection and treatment of breast cancer by providing women with a non-invasive ...

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Could blocking these proteins stop breast cancer?
Medical News Today
"Currently," says study senior author Rama Khokha, a senior scientist at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre and professor of biophysics at the University of Toronto, "there are no standard of care preventative interventions for women at high risk of ...
Breast cancer could be prevented by targeting epigenetic proteinsDrug Target Review

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