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Breast cancer metastasis in postpartum mice promoted by wound healing response
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.09.26]
Within the first 5 years after the birth of a child, women are at an increased risk of developing metastatic breast cancer.

Breast cancer: most women who remove healthy breast 'happy with their decision'
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.09.25]
Women with cancer in one breast often remove the other, despite most studies suggesting they will not live longer. A new study investigates how such women feel about their choice.

Skirt size increase linked to 33% greater postmenopausal breast cancer risk
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.09.25]
Going up a skirt size over a period of 10 years between your mid 20s and mid 60s is linked to a 33% greater risk of developing breast cancer after the menopause, finds a large observational study...

Increasing Skirt Sizes May Hike Your Breast Cancer Risk: Study
Source: MedicineNet Menopause Specialty [2014.09.25]
Title: Increasing Skirt Sizes May Hike Your Breast Cancer Risk: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 9/24/2014 7:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 9/25/2014 12:00:00 AM

Breast-Feeding Cuts ER-Neg Breast Cancer Risk in Black Women
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines [2014.09.24]
Breast-feeding might lower the risk for aggressive breast cancer in black women in the United States, a finding that can be 'acted upon,' say researchers.
Medscape Medical News

Research on photoacoustics to detect breast cancer
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.09.24]
One of the lines of research of OILTEBIA, a European science project coordinated by Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, is a method to detect breast cancer based on photoacoustics and which could...

New study identifies opportunities to reduce patient burden associated with breast cancer screening
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.09.24]
New technology and better screening strategies can lower the rate of false-positive results, which impose a substantial financial and psychological burden on women.

DNA in 'gene deserts' linked with breast cancer
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.09.23]
Even long stretches of DNA that contain no genes at all can affect the risk of breast cancer, by physically interacting with genes elsewhere, a new study reports.

Study strengthens evidence that breastfeeding can help prevent aggressive breast cancer in African-Americans
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.09.23]
A large collaborative study provides new evidence that African-American women may be able to significantly reduce their risk of developing aggressive forms of breast cancer by breastfeeding.

New therapy approach for breast cancer suggested by how cancer cells adapt energy needs to spread to other organs
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.09.23]
Want to understand why cancer cells metastasize? Think of Sparta.Ancient Greek warriors were fed a special diet that better prepared them for the demands of battle on distant fields.

Better research and education for advanced breast cancer needed
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.09.22]
Breast cancer experts around the world have issued a plea to researchers, academics, drug companies, funders and advocates to carry out high quality research and clinical trials for advanced breast...

Position statement on breast cancer screening published in Maturitas
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.09.20]
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, has announced the publication of a position statement by the European Menopause and...

Elderly women with low risk hormone receptor positive breast cancer benefit from endocrine therapy
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.09.19]
Treatment with endocrine therapy and radiation therapy as part of breast conservation is the current standard of care for women with hormone-receptor positive (HR+) invasive breast cancer.

International experts issue plea for better research and education for advanced breast cancer
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.09.19]
Breast cancer experts around the world have issued a plea to researchers, academics, drug companies, funders and advocates to carry out high quality research and clinical trials for advanced breast...

Elderly women with early breast cancer receiving less-aggressive radiation procedures
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.09.18]
In a healthcare climate where the costs of treatment are increasingly weighed against potential benefit, a Yale study has found that radiation oncologists are using fewer or less-aggressive radiation...

Breastfeeding linked to lower risk of aggressive subtypes of breast cancer
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.09.17]
African-American women who have children but do not breastfeed have a higher risk for estrogen receptor and triple-negative breast cancer, a new study suggests.

Time to halt "unethical" breast cancer screening trial, warn experts
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.09.17]
Experts are calling for the ongoing trial into extended breast cancer screening to be halted.

Breast cancer screening in over-70s 'may lead to overdiagnosis'
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.09.16]
A study analyzing breast screening for older women in the Netherlands found that the program did not produce the expected sharp fall in cases of advanced disease in this group.

Risks of Breast Cancer Screening in Women Over 70
Source: MedicineNet Senior Health Specialty [2014.09.16]
Title: Risks of Breast Cancer Screening in Women Over 70
Category: Health News
Created: 9/16/2014 11:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/16/2014 12:00:00 AM

Relationship between the diversity of gut bacteria and future risk of developing breast cancer
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.09.15]
Postmenopausal women with diverse gut bacteria exhibit a more favorable ratio of estrogen metabolites, which is associated with reduced risk for breast cancer, compared to women with less microbial...

'Electronic skin' could revolutionize breast cancer detection
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.09.15]
Scientists are developing an 'electronic skin' that could detect and image small lumps that are currently undetectable by clinicians.

Nintedanib in combination with paclitaxel achieves total remission of tumors in 50 percent of HER-2-negative breast cancer patients
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.09.14]
The experimental drug nintedanib, combined with standard chemotherapy with paclitaxel, causes a total remission of tumours in 50% of patients suffering from early HER-2- negative breast cancer, the...

New genetic target for a different kind of cancer drug should benefit lung and breast cancer patients
Source: Lung Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.09.10]
Upstream of the proteins that cancer cells use to proliferate sits RBM4, a gene-splicing protein that UNC researcher Zefeng Wang, PhD, discovered is drastically reduced in human lung and breast...

The Week Ahead: Infectious Diseases, Breast Cancer, MS, and More
Source: MedPage Today Allergy & Immunology [2014.09.07]
(MedPage Today) -- In what's going to be another big week in meetings, MedPage Today will bring you coverage from the ICAAC, ERS, ASTRO, and ECTRIMS-ACTRIMS, plus more.

Researchers identify enzyme controlling metastasis of breast cancer
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2014.09.05]
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have identified an enzyme that controls the spread of breast cancer.

HIV drug plus blood vessel growth-blockers could halt breast cancer metastasis
Source: HIV / AIDS News From Medical News Today [2014.09.05]
Breast cancer cells can lay the groundwork for their own spread throughout the body by coaxing cells within lymphatic vessels to send out tumor-welcoming signals, according to a new report by Johns...

Bras Blameless for Breast Cancer Risk: Study
Source: MedicineNet Cancer Prevention Specialty [2014.09.05]
Title: Bras Blameless for Breast Cancer Risk: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 9/5/2014 9:35:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/5/2014 12:00:00 AM

Is Soy a Foe to Women With Breast Cancer?
Source: MedicineNet Menopause Specialty [2014.09.05]
Title: Is Soy a Foe to Women With Breast Cancer?
Category: Health News
Created: 9/4/2014 4:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 9/5/2014 12:00:00 AM

'Angelina Jolie Effect' Prompted More Testing for Breast Cancer Genes: Study
Source: MedicineNet Colonoscopy Specialty [2014.09.04]
Title: 'Angelina Jolie Effect' Prompted More Testing for Breast Cancer Genes: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 9/3/2014 12:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 9/4/2014 12:00:00 AM

New Guidelines for Treating Form of Advanced Breast Cancer
Source: MedicineNet Clinical Trials Specialty [2014.09.03]
Title: New Guidelines for Treating Form of Advanced Breast Cancer
Category: Health News
Created: 9/2/2014 4:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 9/3/2014 12:00:00 AM

Painkillers May Halve Risk of Breast Cancer Return in Obese Women: Study
Source: MedicineNet Hormone Therapy Specialty [2014.08.15]
Title: Painkillers May Halve Risk of Breast Cancer Return in Obese Women: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 8/14/2014 12:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 8/15/2014 12:00:00 AM

Bone Drugs Don't Lower Breast Cancer Risk After All, Study Finds
Source: MedicineNet alendronate Specialty [2014.08.12]
Title: Bone Drugs Don't Lower Breast Cancer Risk After All, Study Finds
Category: Health News
Created: 8/11/2014 7:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 8/12/2014 12:00:00 AM

Exercise Cuts Breast Cancer Risk in Older Women, Study Finds
Source: MedicineNet Menopause Specialty [2014.08.11]
Title: Exercise Cuts Breast Cancer Risk in Older Women, Study Finds
Category: Health News
Created: 8/11/2014 9:35:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/11/2014 12:00:00 AM

In patients using drugs to prevent breast cancer recurrence, acupuncture helps cut fatigue, anxiety and depression
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2014.08.01]
Use of electroacupuncture (EA) - a form of acupuncture where a small electric current is passed between pairs of acupuncture needles - produces significant improvements in fatigue, anxiety and...

Recent use of some oral contraceptives increases breast cancer risk
Source: Fertility News From Medical News Today [2014.08.01]
Use of birth control pills is widely associated with increased breast cancer risk. But a new study finds this increased risk is dependent on pill formulation and past-year usage.

Removing Healthy Breast of Little Benefit to Breast Cancer Patients: Study
Source: MedicineNet Ovarian Cancer Specialty [2014.07.17]
Title: Removing Healthy Breast of Little Benefit to Breast Cancer Patients: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 7/16/2014 4:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 7/17/2014 12:00:00 AM

Protein identified that causes breast cancer cells to metastasize
Source: Huntingtons Disease News From Medical News Today [2014.07.13]
Using an innovative tool that captures heretofore hidden ways that cells are regulated, scientists at Rockefeller University have identified a protein that makes breast cancer cells more likely to...

Breast Cancer Drug May Help Women Fight a Leading Cause of Infertility: Study
Source: MedicineNet Birth Defects Specialty [2014.07.10]
Title: Breast Cancer Drug May Help Women Fight a Leading Cause of Infertility: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 7/9/2014 5:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 7/10/2014 12:00:00 AM

Breast Cancer Drug Aromasin May Be Option for Some Premenopausal Women
Source: MedicineNet tamoxifen Specialty [2014.07.10]
Title: Breast Cancer Drug Aromasin May Be Option for Some Premenopausal Women
Category: Health News
Created: 7/9/2014 5:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 7/10/2014 12:00:00 AM

Study links high cholesterol to increased risk of breast cancer
Source: Statins News From Medical News Today [2014.07.06]
In a study of UK women, researchers find that those with high cholesterol may be at higher risk of developing breast cancer than women with normal cholesterol levels.

3D Mammograms May Improve Breast Cancer Screening
Source: MedicineNet Mammogram Specialty [2014.06.25]
Title: 3D Mammograms May Improve Breast Cancer Screening
Category: Health News
Created: 6/24/2014 4:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 6/25/2014 12:00:00 AM

Mammography Cuts Breast Cancer Deaths by 28 Percent: Study
Source: MedicineNet Mammogram Specialty [2014.06.19]
Title: Mammography Cuts Breast Cancer Deaths by 28 Percent: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 6/18/2014 12:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 6/19/2014 12:00:00 AM

Faslodex and tamoxifen combo reverse tamoxifen-resistant breast cancer
Source: Lupus News From Medical News Today [2014.06.17]
The inexpensive anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) reverses resistance to tamoxifen, a widely used breast cancer drug, in mice.

Older Breast Cancer Patients Do Follow Drug Therapy: Study
Source: MedicineNet tamoxifen Specialty [2014.06.17]
Title: Older Breast Cancer Patients Do Follow Drug Therapy: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 6/16/2014 4:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 6/17/2014 12:00:00 AM

Some Breast Cancer Patients May Get Drug-Linked Heart Failure: Study
Source: MedicineNet trastuzumab Specialty [2014.06.04]
Title: Some Breast Cancer Patients May Get Drug-Linked Heart Failure: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 6/3/2014 4:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 6/4/2014 12:00:00 AM

Certain Breast Cancer Patients May Need Little Treatment After Tumor Removal
Source: MedicineNet trastuzumab Specialty [2014.06.03]
Title: Certain Breast Cancer Patients May Need Little Treatment After Tumor Removal
Category: Health News
Created: 6/2/2014 4:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 6/3/2014 12:00:00 AM

Newer Anti-Estrogen Treatment May Benefit Younger Breast Cancer Survivors
Source: MedicineNet tamoxifen Specialty [2014.06.02]
Title: Newer Anti-Estrogen Treatment May Benefit Younger Breast Cancer Survivors
Category: Health News
Created: 6/1/2014 9:35:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/2/2014 12:00:00 AM

Experts Issue Treatment Guidelines for Aggressive Form of Breast Cancer
Source: MedicineNet capecitabine Specialty [2014.05.06]
Title: Experts Issue Treatment Guidelines for Aggressive Form of Breast Cancer
Category: Health News
Created: 5/5/2014 4:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 5/6/2014 12:00:00 AM

Type of breast cancer surgery women undergo influenced by surgeons and health care settings
Source: Cosmetic Medicine / Plastic Surgery News From Medical News Today [2014.05.03]
Breast cancer is one of the few major illnesses for which physicians may not recommend a specific treatment option.

'Freezing' Technique May Work for Some Women With Early Breast Cancer
Source: MedicineNet Breast Biopsy Specialty [2014.05.01]
Title: 'Freezing' Technique May Work for Some Women With Early Breast Cancer
Category: Health News
Created: 4/30/2014 2:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 5/1/2014 12:00:00 AM

Breast Cancer
Source: MedicineNet Breast Lumps In Women Specialty [2014.03.19]
Title: Breast Cancer
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/19/2014 12:00:00 AM

Drug May Help Slow Advanced Breast Cancer
Source: MedicineNet letrozole Specialty [2013.12.13]
Title: Drug May Help Slow Advanced Breast Cancer
Category: Health News
Created: 12/12/2013 12:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 12/13/2013 12:00:00 AM

Male Breast Cancer
Source: MedicineNet Breast Specialty [2013.12.12]
Title: Male Breast Cancer
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 6/30/2005 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/12/2013 12:00:00 AM

Exercise Might Ease Joint Pain Caused by Breast Cancer Drugs
Source: MedicineNet letrozole Specialty [2013.12.12]
Title: Exercise Might Ease Joint Pain Caused by Breast Cancer Drugs
Category: Health News
Created: 12/12/2013 9:35:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/12/2013 12:00:00 AM

Drug Arimidex Cuts Risk for Breast Cancer in Older, High-Risk Women: Study
Source: MedicineNet tamoxifen Specialty [2013.12.12]
Title: Drug Arimidex Cuts Risk for Breast Cancer in Older, High-Risk Women: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 12/12/2013 9:35:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/12/2013 12:00:00 AM

Breast Cancer Patients Have Unrelated Plastic Surgery After Reconstruction
Source: MedicineNet Face Lift Specialty [2013.10.11]
Title: Breast Cancer Patients Have Unrelated Plastic Surgery After Reconstruction
Category: Health News
Created: 10/10/2013 12:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 10/11/2013 12:00:00 AM

Experts Urge Routine Test for All Patients With Invasive Breast Cancer
Source: MedicineNet trastuzumab Specialty [2013.10.08]
Title: Experts Urge Routine Test for All Patients With Invasive Breast Cancer
Category: Health News
Created: 10/7/2013 4:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 10/8/2013 12:00:00 AM

Study Questions Use of Less-Invasive Lymph Node Surgery for Breast Cancer
Source: MedicineNet Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy Specialty [2013.10.08]
Title: Study Questions Use of Less-Invasive Lymph Node Surgery for Breast Cancer
Category: Health News
Created: 10/7/2013 2:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 10/8/2013 12:00:00 AM

FDA Approves First 'Pre-Surgical' Drug for Breast Cancer
Source: MedicineNet trastuzumab Specialty [2013.10.01]
Title: FDA Approves First 'Pre-Surgical' Drug for Breast Cancer
Category: Health News
Created: 9/30/2013 2:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 10/1/2013 12:00:00 AM

FDA Panel Backs Wider Use of Drug to Treat Early Stage Breast Cancer
Source: MedicineNet trastuzumab Specialty [2013.09.13]
Title: FDA Panel Backs Wider Use of Drug to Treat Early Stage Breast Cancer
Category: Health News
Created: 9/13/2013 7:35:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/13/2013 12:00:00 AM

Novel Drug Shows Promise for Early Stage Breast Cancer
Source: MedicineNet trastuzumab Specialty [2013.09.11]
Title: Novel Drug Shows Promise for Early Stage Breast Cancer
Category: Health News
Created: 9/10/2013 12:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 9/11/2013 12:00:00 AM

Breast Cancer Pictures Slideshow: A Visual Guide to Breast Cancer
Source: MedicineNet Breast Specialty [2013.06.06]
Title: Breast Cancer Pictures Slideshow: A Visual Guide to Breast Cancer
Category: Slideshows
Created: 9/28/2010 1:12:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 6/6/2013 12:00:00 AM

New Drug Regimens May Slow Advanced Breast Cancer
Source: MedicineNet letrozole Specialty [2012.12.05]
Title: New Drug Regimens May Slow Advanced Breast Cancer
Category: Health News
Created: 12/5/2012 10:35:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/5/2012 12:00:00 AM

Racial Disparities Still Seen in Use of Breast Cancer Treatments
Source: MedicineNet Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy Specialty [2012.12.05]
Title: Racial Disparities Still Seen in Use of Breast Cancer Treatments
Category: Health News
Created: 12/5/2012 10:35:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/5/2012 12:00:00 AM

Daily Aspirin May Help Fight Prostate Cancer, But Not Breast Cancer
Source: MedicineNet enoxaparin Specialty [2012.08.28]
Title: Daily Aspirin May Help Fight Prostate Cancer, But Not Breast Cancer
Category: Health News
Created: 8/27/2012 6:05:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 8/28/2012 12:00:00 AM

FDA Gives Nod to New Breast Cancer Drug
Source: MedicineNet letrozole Specialty [2012.07.23]
Title: FDA Gives Nod to New Breast Cancer Drug
Category: Health News
Created: 7/20/2012 6:06:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 7/23/2012 12:00:00 AM

Experimental Drug Shows Promise for Certain Breast Cancers
Source: MedicineNet capecitabine Specialty [2012.06.04]
Title: Experimental Drug Shows Promise for Certain Breast Cancers
Category: Health News
Created: 6/3/2012 10:05:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/4/2012 12:00:00 AM

Inflammatory Breast Cancer
Source: MedicineNet Breast Specialty [2012.05.09]
Title: Inflammatory Breast Cancer
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 1/31/2005 6:51:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/9/2012 12:00:00 AM

Avastin May Help Fight Early Breast Cancer
Source: MedicineNet capecitabine Specialty [2012.01.26]
Title: Avastin May Help Fight Early Breast Cancer
Category: Health News
Created: 1/26/2012 11:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/26/2012 12:00:00 AM

Breast Cancer Risk May Rise With High Hormone Levels
Source: MedicineNet estrogens (conjugated) and medroxyprogesterone Specialty [2011.10.21]
Title: Breast Cancer Risk May Rise With High Hormone Levels
Category: Health News
Created: 10/21/2011 10:05:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/21/2011 12:00:00 AM

Breast Cancer Patients At Risk For Carpal Tunnel Syndrome May Be Identified By Simple Fingertip Test
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2010.12.13]
As many as half of postmenopausal women taking aromatase inhibitor drugs for breast cancer complain of bothersome musculoskeletal symptoms, including carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS).

Breast Cancer Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ
Source: MedicineNet Breast Specialty [2010.12.10]
Title: Breast Cancer Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ
Category: MedicineNet Quiz
Created: 10/11/2010 3:00:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 12/10/2010 3:44:55 PM

Joint Pain Linked To Breast Cancer Drug Not Inflammatory Arthritis Or Autoimmune Disease
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2010.11.09]
A new study suggests joint complaints attributed to aromatase inhibitors (AI), popular breast cancer drugs, are not associated with inflammatory arthritis or autoimmune disease.

Multivitamins May Cut Breast Cancer Risk
Source: MedicineNet Breast Cancer Questions To Ask The Doctor Specialty [2010.04.20]
Title: Multivitamins May Cut Breast Cancer Risk
Category: Health News
Created: 4/20/2010 10:28:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/20/2010 10:28:31 AM

Freezing Technique May Stop Breast Cancer
Source: MedicineNet Breast Cancer Questions To Ask The Doctor Specialty [2010.03.08]
Title: Freezing Technique May Stop Breast Cancer
Category: Health News
Created: 3/5/2010 2:10:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 3/8/2010

Breast Cancer Patients Often Confused by Genomic Testing
Source: MedicineNet Breast Cancer Questions To Ask The Doctor Specialty [2010.03.08]
Title: Breast Cancer Patients Often Confused by Genomic Testing
Category: Health News
Created: 3/8/2010 9:42:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/8/2010

Common Breast Cancer Traced to Cell Origins
Source: MedicineNet Breast Cancer Questions To Ask The Doctor Specialty [2010.01.22]
Title: Common Breast Cancer Traced to Cell Origins
Category: Health News
Created: 1/21/2010 12:10:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 1/22/2010

Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancer
Source: MedicineNet Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy Specialty [2005.01.31]
Title: Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancer
Category: Procedures and Tests
Created: 1/31/2005 4:22:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/31/2005 4:22:13 AM

Chemotherapy Treatment for Breast Cancer
Source: MedicineNet Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy Specialty [2005.01.31]
Title: Chemotherapy Treatment for Breast Cancer
Category: Procedures and Tests
Created: 1/31/2005 4:22:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/31/2005 12:00:00 AM

Tamoxifen for breast cancer prevention of little benefit
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology
Only women at very high risk for breast cancer experience a benefit according to a study published in the journal Cancer.

Study outlines therapy for breast cancer with BRCA mutation
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology
Breast cancer with a certain genetic mutation can have breast-sparing surgery but should consider hormonal treatments.

Panel Calls for More Research in Advanced Breast Ca
Source: MedPageToday.com - medical news plus CME for physicians [2014.09.25]
(MedPage Today) -- Advanced disease neglected after new therapy moves to early-stage breast cancer

Mass Spec: Coming to an OR Near You? (CME/CE)
Source: MedPage Today Oncology/Hematology [2014.09.23]
(MedPage Today) -- Preliminary results in 14 patients show promise for mass spectrometry in breast cancer surgery.

New International Guidelines for Advanced Breast Ca Released
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines [2014.09.22]
International experts urge more research to find better treatments for women with advanced breast cancer, a 'historically neglected patient population.'
Medscape Medical News

Breast-Sparing Therapy May Give Survival Bump
Source: MedPage Today Radiology [2014.09.05]
SAN FRANCISCO (MedPage Today) -- Breast-conserving therapy may offer a survival advantage over mastectomy for patients with early-stage, hormone receptor-positive breast cancer.

Medicaid reimbursements may affect cancer screening rates among beneficiaries
Source: Colorectal Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.08.26]
A recent study has found that in states with higher Medicaid payments for office visits, Medicaid beneficiaries were more likely to be screened for breast cancer, cervical cancer, and colorectal...

Shedding Light On Aromatase Inhibitor Joint Pain Syndrome
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2010.11.10]
Breast cancer patients are more likely to have joint pain from taking aromatase inhibitors (AIs) if they have advanced stage cancer, according to a study presented at the American College of...

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