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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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CDK4/6 Inhibitors, Other Treatment Advances Show Hope for Patients With Breast Cancer
The rise of CDK4/6 inhibitors, PARP inhibitors, and other targeted therapies has allowed for patients with metastatic breast cancer to be treated on an individualized basis, explained Stephanie L. Graff, MD. Nevertheless, much work remains in the ...
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5 myths about breast cancer debunked
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There's a reason that breast cancer awareness among the American public is high. According to the American Cancer Society, one in eight American women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime. Every year, patients and their caregivers ...

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Healthy Living: Man living with breast cancer on mission to raise awareness
Michael Kovarik wants people to know, men can have breast cancer, just like women. In 2007, the retired elementary school teacher was diagnosed with breast cancer after discovering a lump near his left nipple. After treatment, Michael went into ...


Next-Generation Sequencing in HR+ Metastatic Breast Cancer
Hatem Soliman, MD: The role of NGS, or next-generation sequencing, testing for patients with hormone receptor–positive breast cancer I think will become increasingly important to help us optimally sequence and manage patients through multiple lines of ...


Kickoff breakfast launches countdown to Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer is a year-round effort to raise awareness and funds to end breast cancer, while providing hope to ensure no one faces breast cancer alone. Since 1993, more than 14 million supporters have raised more than $872 ...
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Breast Cancer Drug Promising in Phase 3 Trial
15, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- For women with advanced breast cancer who carry the BRCA1 and BRCA2 gene mutations, an experimental drug could improve survival, a new study suggests. The BRCA mutations are linked with a greater risk for aggressive ...
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After a Metastatic Breast Cancer Diagnosis, One Mom Is Encouraging Others to Ask the Right Questions
One of the unexpectedly difficult parts of having breast cancer is how clueless even well-intentioned people can be. A few months after New Jersey mom Jen Kraemer-Smith had her mastectomy, someone at a family gathering “kept asking me all these crazy ...

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Not all women eligible for breast cancer gene tests are getting them
“If they're found to be positive they're at much increased risk of ovarian cancer and a second breast cancer,” Gross said. “And their relatives may also be at risk. This is an opportunity to prevent those cancers. There are lots of interventions and ...
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Mother of 4 diagnosed with breast cancer, unaware it ran in her family
But Sarah Nadolny didn't grow up with her birth mom and had no idea breast cancer was coming for her. The call came when she was at work. Her OBGYN told her that her test came back positive. She had breast cancer. Those words were shocking, but it ...


Tripathy Discusses Developments in HR+ Breast Cancer
Although existing therapies are prolonging progression-free survival (PFS), the debate as to what frontline endocrine therapy to use and whether to partner it with a CDK 4/6 inhibitor in patients with hormone receptor (HR)-positive breast cancer ...

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