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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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Breast cancer patients will now see pink ribbon in Legacy operating room  The Columbian

Tamira Hite hopes the ribbon can make a difference for women just like herself.

Managing Adverse Events of Breast Cancer with Your Oncology Nurse

Debu Tripathy, M.D., the editor in chief of CURE®, recently sat down at the Miami Breast Cancer Conference to discuss the importance of oncology nurses in ...

NYU open-sources breast cancer screening model trained on over 200,000 mammography exams  VentureBeat

Researchers at NYU have open-sourced a machine learning model they say can predict tumor malignancy in breasts with high accuracy.

Sue and Stu both fight breast cancer  69News WFMZ-TV

Here's the story of one husband and wife who battled breast cancer side-by-side, and won!

Woman joyfully celebrates after all-clear from breast cancer  KGO-TV

Lakesha Ball celebrated the end of her cancer treatments by passionately ringing the "Hope Bell."

Study in mice examines impact of reused cooking oil on breast cancer progression  Medical Xpress

A new study in mice suggests that consuming the chemical compounds found in thermally abused cooking oil may trigger genetic changes that promote the ...

AI trained on more than 1M medical images accurately detects breast cancer  Radiology Business

Researchers have developed a new convolutional neural network (CNN) that can predict the presence of breast cancer with the accuracy of an experienced ...

Breast Cancer Support Group heads Haum for meditation session  The Park Record

The women's breast cancer support group facilitated by Parkite Deb DeKoff, a survivor and research advocate for the Huntsman Cancer Institute, is going ...

Genomic Test Reduces Costs for Some Breast Cancer Patients Managed Markets Network

Patients with high-risk breast cancer may be able to avoid chemotherapy and ultimately save a significant amount of money with a genomic test.

JILL'S JOURNEY: Breast cancer survivor grows hair for six years to donate

WATERLOO, Iowa (KWWL) – They're the three words no one ever wants to hear: 'You have cancer.' Yet, one in every eight women in the United States will be ...

FDA approves first immunotherapy regimen for breast cancer  CNN

The US Food and Drug Administration granted its first approval to an immunotherapy regimen for breast cancer, the agency announced Friday. The drug ...

THC versus Breast Cancer  Project CBD

Comparing the antitumoral activity of single-molecule THC and whole plant cannabis.

Breast Cancer Isn't Funny, But Humor Can Heal

Breast cancer. What do you think of when you hear or read those words? Do you feel sadness, anger, frustration, fear, worry, dread? Perhaps you felt several of ...

News of Note—Genetic clues to cardiomyopathy; targeting aggressive breast cancer  FierceBiotech

The past week's biotech discoveries included eight gene mutations that contribute to cardiomyopathy; an enzyme that promotes the proliferation of an ...

Discovery may lead to precision-based strategy for triple negative breast cancer: Promising nanotechnology approach for treatment of aggressive form of disease  Science Daily

A researcher in the Vera Bradley Foundation Center for Breast Cancer Research at the Indiana University School of Medicine, working in collaboration with ...

Breast cancer: Does stress fuel its spread?  Medical News Today

A new study from Switzerland shows how stress can act on breast cancer tumors, supporting their spread and diversification and making them harder to treat.

New Study Says Breast Cancer Is 11 Different Diseases, Allowing Researchers To Predict Relapse  Forbes

New research published in the journal Nature shows that breast cancer is 11 genetically distinct diseases, and each has a different prognosis and chance of ...

Breast cancer risk tied to DDT varies by exposure timing  Reuters

(Reuters Health) - The once-common pesticide DDT has long been linked to an increased risk of breast cancer. Now, research suggests that women's age at first ...

Finger-Mounted Optical Probe Designed to Improve Breast Cancer Removal

Researchers have developed a wearable probe that enhances the sense of touch by imaging and quantifying the stiffness and elasticity of biological tis.

Scientists may have found a way to tell if breast cancer will return  Boston 25 News

The genetic and molecular makeup of breast tumors holds clues to how a woman's disease could progress, including the likelihood of it coming back after ...

Tulsa woman battling stage IV breast cancer searching for her emotional support dog  KTUL

TULSA, Okla. (KTUL) -- A Tulsa woman battling stage IV breast cancer is searching for her emotional support dog. She said she lost her after she slipped ...

Molecular patterns could indicate whether breast cancer returns, study finds  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The genetic and molecular makeup of breast tumors holds clues to how a woman's disease could progress, including the likelihood of it coming back after ...

Male breast cancer survivor works to raise awareness  Chron

After Ronnie Pace went to the doctor for a nagging cough in 2013, a series of tests revealed the shocking news that he had male breast cancer. Now nearly six ...

Fargo breast cancer doctors aim to debunk documentary at film...  Duluth News Tribune

FARGO — The claims are explosive: Mammograms subject women to ionizing radiation in amounts equal to 100 chest X-rays, and they actually cause breast ...

Can Breast Cancer Be Treated Without Surgery?  The Wall Street Journal

Breast-cancer patients are joining trials to see if they can skip surgery altogether—a less-invasive approach that would be a milestone in treatment.

The first-ever Pink by the Bay planned for breast cancer awareness  GreaterBayShore

Pink by the Bay on the South Shore is planned to coincide with National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which also takes place in October.

New gene hunt reveals potential breast cancer treatment target  Science Daily

Researchers have developed a way to discover elusive cancer-promoting genes, already identifying one that appears to promote aggressive breast cancers.

Immunotherapy breast cancer treatment offering hope

Louisville doctors have been using the immunotherapy drug in trials since October for women with late-stage triple negative breast cancer.

Political Roundup: Area senators seek support for Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester  Monroe County Post

Sen. Pam Helming and fellow area Republican senators join forces for funds in state budget.

Aggressive Breast Cancer Responds to New Drug  WebMD

In the clinical trial of the new drug, sacituzumab govitecan, about a third of the patients responded to treatment and the effect lasted up to eight months.

Immunotherapy Approved For Triple-Negative Breast Cancer  Longevity LIVE

According to oncologist Jame Abrahams, MD, immunotherapy could now be an option for some women who have triple negative metastatic breast cancer.

'More Than Pink Gala' raises donations for fight against breast cancer  WDJT

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- Several big wigs were in downtown Milwaukee on Wednesday evening. It was part of Komen Wisconsin's fight against breast cancer.

Treatment offers alternative for some breast cancer patients  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Eleanor Adicks was convinced a better treatment option was out there when she was diagnosed with breast cancer, but first she had to find it.

With Breast Cancer, It's Always "A Million Little Things"

There's a late-night television series I enjoy watching called A Million Little Things. The show deals with various friendships and the challenges they face. I'm not ...

Sioux Falls Mother's Day Brunch to benefit breast cancer patients  KSFY

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The Sioux Falls Convention Center will host a brand new Mother's Day brunch on Sunday, May 12th from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM. Tickets ...

Angiosarcoma observed in 1 in 1,000 patients after radiotherapy for breast cancer  Healio

About 1 in 1000 patients with breast cancer who underwent radiotherapy later developed radiotherapy-associated angiosarcoma, a serious complication for ...

This Mom Got Diagnosed With Breast Cancer 1 Week After Finding Out She Was Pregnant  POPSUGAR

Warning: Major 9 Months With Courteney Cox spoilers ahead! Lauren Perfors — a 33-year-old woman from Denver — was overjoyed when she found out she.

Insecticide Linked to Increased Breast Cancer Risk -- 40 Years After Exposure  Truthout

Researchers found DDT exposure before puberty may have increased the breast cancer risk for women in their 50's.

Background parenchymal enhancement on MRI predicts risk for invasive breast cancer  Healio

Background parenchymal enhancement observed on breast MRI appeared to be strongly predictive of risk for breast cancer, regardless of breast density, ...

Nurses Are Key in Managing Adverse Events in Breast Cancer

Oncology nurses are key players when it comes to managing adverse events (AEs) for patients with breast cancer, explained Debu Tripathy, MD, professor and ...

First-Ever Immunotherapy Approved to Treat Metastatic ‘Triple-Negative’ Breast Cancer  Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic

About 15 percent of breast cancers are diagnosed as triple negative — an aggressive form of the disease. Now, the FDA has approved the first-ever combination ...

Diabetes tied to risk for more advanced, aggressive breast cancer  Reuters

(Reuters Health) - Women with diabetes are more likely than those without the disease to be diagnosed with a more advanced and difficult to treat form of breast ...

NYU Winthrop Earns Distinction as First Breast Cancer Surgery Hidden Scar® Center of Excellence on Long Island  Benzinga

MINEOLA, N.Y., March 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In a breakthrough for Long Island women diagnosed with breast cancer, NYU Winthrop Hospital today ...

Doctors Kept Dismissing My Back Pain—Until I Was Finally Diagnosed With Terminal Cancer

Doctors brushed off Tori Geib's chronic back pain and insisted it was caused by job stress, then depression. Finally, the real diagnosis emerged: she.

Cape Cod sisters overcome the odds, beat breast cancer  Boston Herald

Liz Ellis said she feels “lucky” to have been diagnosed with breast cancer — it may have saved the lives of her two sisters, Katie Paquin and Christine Leary.

Drug could alleviate side effects of chemo for breast cancer patients  Stanford Medical Center Report

Stanford researchers have found a way to predict who will suffer heart problems from a common breast-cancer drug, as well as identified an FDA-approved ...

Many Families With High Breast Cancer Risk Await a Genetic Explanation - The Crux  Discover Magazine

Since finding BRCA1, the first gene tied to breast cancer risk, 100 others have turned up. Yet many predisposed families don't have clear explanations.

Repurposing older drugs could raise new hope for breast cancer treatment  UChicago News

An estimated 15 to 20 percent of all breast cancer patients are “triple negative,” meaning women lack three crucial treatment targets—the estrogen receptor, the ...

Breast Cancer Fundraiser to Celebrate Nonprofit's 20 Years in Arlington  ARLnow

A charity fund raising money for local cancer patients' medical needs is hosting its 20th annual fundraising night in Arlington next month. The Sharon McGowan.

Vancouver tattoo artist restores areolas for breast cancer patients  The Columbian

If Lina Anderson has done her job well, you won't quite be able to notice.

Diabetes Drugs May Help Women with Triple-Negative Breast Cancer  Healthline

A new study reported that two drugs that have been used to treat other diseases for decades might help improve outcomes in people with triple-negative breast ...

New weapon against breast cancer | UDaily  UDaily

Light-triggered therapies work better together than separately against triple-negative breast cancer.

Many Middle-Aged Women Unaware of Breast Cancer, Alcohol Link  Healthline

There's a link between alcohol consumption and breast cancer risk. And the risk of breast cancer increases with age. However, some middle-aged women are ...

FDA Approves Immunotherapy Drug for Triple-Negative Breast Cancer  Healthline

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recently granted accelerated approval to the first immunotherapy treatment for breast cancer. It combines the drug ...

Cynthia Newsome shares details of her new battle with breast cancer  KSHB

Cynthia Newsome thought she had beaten breast cancer years ago. Now it has recurred.

Fayetteville woman with breast cancer gets surprise trip to Disney thanks to her co-workers  WTVD-TV

The words "I'm going to Disney World" are usually shouted by the NFL MVP following a Superbowl or Championship win. On Monday, they were uttered by ...

Local yoga class raises money for Metastatic Breast Cancer  40/29tv Fort Smith/Fayetteville

Local yoga class raises money for Metastatic Breast Cancer.

Effective breast cancer combination therapy targeting BACH1 and mitochondrial metabolism

Mitochondrial metabolism is an attractive target for cancer therapy. Reprogramming metabolic pathways could improve the ability of metabolic inhibitors to ...

Portable fluorometer detects breast cancer cells

A portable fluorometer designed to detect fluorescence emitted from labelled cancer cells has been successfully validated by researchers at the University of ...

TMIST PI Pisano: “Are we further reducing breast cancer mortality the more intensively we screen?”  The Cancer Letter Publications

The Tomosynthesis Mammographic Imaging Screening Trial, a massive randomized trial of early detection, is asking an important question: Is digital breast ...

Martinsville Mayor Shannon Kohl says she has breast cancer  WRTV Indianapolis

MARTINSVILLE — Martinsville Mayor Shannon Kohl tells RTV6 she has been diagnosed with breast cancer. “It's not something anyone ever wants to hear or ...

Tre Jones wearing customized Kyrie 5's in honor of his mom  247Sports

Duke starting point guard Tre Jones is wearing customized Kyrie 5's in honor of his mom, Debbie, who is fighting breast cancer, the team announced prior to the ...

Breast Cancer's Spread Promoted by Glucocorticoids  Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News

In breast cancer, increased glucocorticoid receptor activity increases cancer cell heterogeneity and metastasis, substantiating a perceived link between cancer ...

Hamilton hospital using tests to predict radiation outcomes for breast cancer patients  WKRC TV Cincinnati

HAMILTON, Ohio (WKRC) - A new test that is almost like something out of science fiction is now in use by doctors at Fort Hamilton Hospital, and it may help ...

Some Patients With Breast Cancer Can Avoid Chemo Managed Markets Network

PET scans may identify which patients with a type of HER2-positive breast cancer might benefit most from targeted agents alone and can be spared ...

Biologic Age Associated With Breast Cancer Risk Managed Markets Network

Scientists at the National Institutes of Health have recently found that biologic age, or a DNA-based estimate of a person's age, is associated with future ...

Genetic testing for all breast cancer patients? A specialist's view  STAT

Dr. Laura Esserman, a breast cancer surgeon at UCSF, has challeneged conventional wisdom on screening. She shares her ideas on genetic testing.

FDA Approves 1st Immunotherapy Breast Cancer Drug  WebMD

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has given its blessing to the first immunotherapy regimen for breast cancer. The combination of immunotherapy ...

Samantha Harris talks about her journey with breast cancer and new book ‘Your Healthiest Healthy’  WGN TV Chicago

Samantha Harris co-hosted Dancing with the Stars for eight seasons, garnering two Emmy nominations, and served as a correspondent and weekend anchor on ...

Number of Pregnancies Influences Breast Cancer Risk for Women with BRCA Mutations  Columbia University

Researchers at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health and the Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale in Paris confirm the ...

Study suggest more than 300000 breast cancer deaths averted  Frederick News Post

When a woman comes in for a mammogram at Frederick Memorial Hospital-Crestwood, she is given a cotton-candy pink foam sheet. The foam sheet then goes ...

Miley Cyrus, Rita Wilson, and Kate Hudson Get Surprisingly Candid About Breast Cancer  Vanity Fair

I've been saying my generation won't take cancer for an answer,” Cyrus said as she performed at the Women's Cancer Research Fund's annual gala Thursday.

Intraoperative radiotherapy viable for certain patients with breast cancer  Healio

MIAMI — Intraoperative radiotherapy remains a viable option for patients with low-risk breast cancer, according to a presenter at Miami Breast Cancer ...

Breast Cancer Diagnostic Archives  TechnoBleak

Breast Cancer Diagnostic Market is ready to Grow Globally with Phenomenal Trend Diversity Between 2018 to 2026. Increase in incidence of breast cancer ...

Urge LaMalfa to support breast cancer research  Red Bluff Daily News

Editor: I am writing this letter to urge your readers to contact Rep. Doug LaMalfa and ask him to once again support the Department of Defense peer-reviewed ...

Boston bakeries to help raise money for breast cancer research  bake Magazine

In 2019, Boston Bakes for Breast Cancer will be celebrating its 20th anniversary of raising funds for breast cancer research. This annual event in and around ...

PET scans show biomarkers could spare some breast cancer patients from chemotherapy: De-escalation of treatment strategies aims to minimize toxicity while maintaining efficacy  Science Daily

In an effort to further individualize therapy and avoid over-treating patients, researchers report a new study using PET scans has identified a biomarker that may ...

Breast cancer: Robotic surgery safety, efficacy still unproven, FDA says  Asbury Park Press

Breast cancer patients facing mastectomies should be cautious before agreeing to robotic surgery, federal regulators say, noting the procedure hasn't been ...

Treating triple-negative breast cancer by repurposing old drugs for diabetes and rare blood disorder  FierceBiotech

Triple-negative breast cancer patients lack three common markers, which makes their tumors unresponsive to targeted therapies. A team led by University of ...

Genetic factors influence breast cancer risk after radiotherapy for Hodgkin lymphoma  Healio

Genetic factors influence the risk for breast cancer in women who received radiotherapy for Hodgkin lymphoma, according to results of a case-only analysis ...

UK breast cancer death rates falling fastest in 'big six' of Europe  The Guardian

Study says women aged 50-69 most likely to benefit, while those aged 70-79 will gain least.

Novel Agents May Challenge Standard Therapy in Advanced HER2+ Breast Cancer  Targeted Oncology

The treatment paradigm for HER2-positive breast cancer may be reshaped over the next several years, as head-to-head studies comparing new agents to the ...

Subcutaneous Herceptin Combo Therapy for Certain Breast Cancer Patients Granted FDA Approval  Pharmacy Times

Trastuzumab and hyaluronidase-oysk (Herceptin Hylecta, Genentech) is indicated for subcutaneous administration in certain patients with HER2-positive early ...

To treat breast cancer fatigue, soybean oil beats fish oil  Futurity: Research News

"Our study confirms that the benefits of fish oil have been overstated..."

Axillary Radiation Effective Approach in Early Breast Cancer  Clinical Oncology News

For patients with clinically node-negative, early-stage breast cancer detected in the sentinel lymph node biopsy, axillary radiation delivers 10-year outcomes that ...

Costly breast cancer treatment delayed for women with high-deductible insurance plans, study finds

The study's findings reinforce concern among patient advocates that the incredible cost — a phenomenon widely known as “financial toxicity” — is further ...

Older biologic age linked to elevated breast cancer risk  National Institutes of Health

Biologic age, a DNA-based estimate of a person's age, is associated with future development of breast cancer, according to scientists at the National Institutes of ...

AI Detects Breast Cancer Better Than Average Radiologist  Interesting Engineering

An AI system can detect breast cancer in mammograms just as well as radiologists a new study suggests. The news may help prevent cancer by increasing the ...

Stilwill Highlights Benefit of CDK4/6 Inhibitors Across HR+/HER2- Breast Cancer Settings  Targeted Oncology

Joseph F. Stilwill, MD, shares insight on the benefit seen with CDK4/6 inhibitors in patients with advanced HR-positive, HER2-negative breast cancer and ...

Store catering to breast cancer patients may close because owner has cancer  Boston 25 News

A two-time breast cancer survivor who opened a store to help other patients, said she must sell her Missouri business now because her cancer has returned to ...

A breast cancer diagnosis can be just the beginning of the stress; Pawsitively 4 Pink wants to help financially support women as they undergo treatment

That's what we really want, to make the journey to health easier,” said Michelle Power, President and Founder of Pawsitively 4 Pink.

FDA warns against robotic surgery for breast cancer, cervical cancer, & other women's cancers  Boing Boing

The United States Food and Drug Administration issued a warning Thursday about the use of surgical robots in breast cancer surgery. FDA says that use of the ...

Former co-workers help woman with breast cancer who was laid off  KCRA Sacramento

JoAnna Draper has gone through the whole gamut of emotions in the last month. Advertisement. Related *Content*. 8 surprising pancreatic cancer symptoms you ...

Expert Reviews CDK4/6 Inhibitor Data in HR+/HER2- Breast Cancer  Targeted Oncology

Neelima Denduluri, MD, discusses each CDK4/6 inhibitor as potential first-line and second-line therapies based on the data from the PALOMA-2, ...

Teacher battles breast cancer while giving birth to twins  News 12 Westchester

A Bronx teacher who lives in New Rochelle is in the fight of her life, battling an aggressive form of breast cancer.

Pregnancies tied to breast cancer odds for high-risk women  WHTC News

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - Having more than one pregnancy has long been linked to lower odds of breast cancer, and a new study suggests that may ...

Lufkin breast cancer survivor gives back by creating East Texas Cancer Alliance of Hope  KTRE

A Lufkin breast cancer survivor created a non-profit organization called East Texas Cancer Alliance of Hope in an effort to help others who are battling the ...

Breast cancer study confirms importance of multigenerational family data to assess risk  EurekAlert

Researchers evaluated four commonly used breast cancer prediction models and found that family-history-based models perform better than non-family-history ...

Ellen DeGeneres Remembers Fan-Favorite Guest Who Died from Stage 4 Breast Cancer

"We fell in love with her spirit and enthusiasm and over the years, she became a big part of the Ellen Show family," Ellen DeGeneres said.

Writing Our Final Story

I have no indication that I'm going to die soon, but I have every reason to believe that I am, in fact, going to die one day. So as a guy with male breast cancer, ...

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