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Obesity May Raise Breast Cancer Risk.See How

Your ads will be inserted here byEasy Plugin for AdSense.Please go to the plugin admin page toPaste your ad code OR Suppress this ad slot. Women who have a certain genetic marker may be at increased risk for breast cancer, especially if they are overweight or obese, a new study …

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Natural Compound Found in Herbs, Vegetables could Improve Treatment of Triple-Negative Breast Cancer in Women

More than 100 women die from breast cancer every day in the United States. Triple-negative breast cancers, which comprise 15 to 20 percent of all breast tumors, are a particularly deadly type of breast disease that often metastasize to distant sites. Now, University of Missouri researchers have found that luteolin, …

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10 Do’s and Don’ts to Reduce Your Risk of Cancer.You Must Know It

Recent research on the genetics of cancer may lead to impression that some are fated for the disease, but that’s not necessarily true. Recent research on the genetics of cancer may lead to impression that some are fated for the disease, but that’s not necessarily true. Healthy behaviors could prevent …

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Simple But Ingenious New way to Protect Women with Breast Cancer from the Risks of Radiotherapy

A new radiotherapy technique that protects women with breast cancer from life-threatening side-effects could soon be available to more patients. The technique, called deep inspiration breath hold, essentially means patients take a deep breath and hold it just before each radiotherapy dose is delivered. This protects the heart from damage …

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What women with breast cancer should know about Estrogens

One of every eight women in the United States will develop invasive breast cancer over her lifetime. Eighty percent of those cancers are fueled in part by estrogens. One treatment for women whose breast cancer is fueled by estrogen – or what is often called estrogen receptor (ER)-positive breast cancer …

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Doctors Issues New Breast Cancer Screening Recommendations

Women who have an average risk of breast cancer should have mammograms every two years from ages 50 to 74, according to the latest recommendations released today by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). Women in this 50-to-74 age group are the most likely to benefit from regular breast …

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Breast Cancer Deaths Decline with Early Diagnosis

Besides skin cancer, breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer among American women. In fact, about 1 in 8 U.S. women will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime. A man’s lifetime risk of breast cancer is only about 1 in 1,000. In 2016, an estimated …

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Quit Taking Drugs Is The Way Of Side Effects For Breast Cancer

A new poll of postmenopausal women with breast cancer has found that of those who quit taking drugs that prevent recurrence, more than one-third did so because of serious side effects including joint pain, hot flashes and nausea. The investigation was the first to ask women to identify the reasons …

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Surgical Treatment of Breast Cancer For Every Woman

Surgery is considered the primary treatment for breast cancer. Goals include complete resection of the primary tumor, with negative margins to reduce the risk of local recurrences, and pathologic staging of the tumor and axillary lymph nodes to provide necessary prognostic information. Several different types of operations are available. See …

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These Are The Other Breast Cancer Symptoms You Should Be Aware Of

When women think of breast cancer, a lump is often the telltale symptom that comes to mind. But are you aware of other warning signs? A new report has found that one in six women diagnosed with breast cancer had other warning signs they should have paid attention to. Women …

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