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Study finds more breast cancer patients opting for mastectomy
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.11.21]
Far more breast cancer patients are choosing to undergo mastectomy, including removal of both breasts, instead of choosing breast conservation surgery even when they have early stage disease that...

NanoFlares light up individual cells if breast cancer biomarker is present
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.11.20]
Metastasis is bad news for cancer patients. Northwestern University scientists now have demonstrated a simple but powerful tool that can detect live cancer cells in the bloodstream, potentially long...

Mastectomy Rates on the Increase in Early Breast Cancer
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines [2014.11.19]
More and more women with early breast cancer are undergoing mastectomy, breast reconstruction, and bilateral mastectomy, latest US study confirms.
Medscape Medical News

Breast cancer; pooled analysis results of two Phase III Halaven® (eribulin) trials
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.11.18]
The results from a pooled analysis of two Phase III Halaven(R) (eribulin) trials are published in Breast Cancer Research and Treatment.

Pinpointing aggressiveness of breast cancer tumours using cutting-edge computer software
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.11.18]
Researchers at Western University are using cutting-edge genetic mutation-analysis software developed in their lab to interpret mutations in tumour genome that may provide insight into determining...

Study opens door to the development of biomarkers and therapeutic strategies for breast cancer
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.11.17]
Researchers at the Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute of Bellvitge, the Catalan Institute of Oncology and the University Hospital of Bellvitge have participated in an international study...

Study points to long non-coding RNA as potential therapeutic target for breast cancer
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.11.17]
Molecules called long non-coding RNAs (lncRNAs) have been implicated in breast cancer but exactly why they cause metastasis and tumor growth has been little understood...until now.

Breast cancer prevention could be improved by genetic testing
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.11.17]
Scientists used mathematical models to show that analysing genetic data, alongside a range of other risk factors, could substantially improve the ability to flag up women at highest risk of...

Guidelines Aim to Reduce 2nd Surgeries After Breast Cancer Lumpectomy
Source: MedicineNet Cancer Specialty [2014.11.13]
Title: Guidelines Aim to Reduce 2nd Surgeries After Breast Cancer Lumpectomy
Category: Health News
Created: 11/12/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/13/2014 12:00:00 AM

Acupuncture, Exercise May Ease Pain for Breast Cancer Patients
Source: MedicineNet Acupuncture Specialty [2014.11.13]
Title: Acupuncture, Exercise May Ease Pain for Breast Cancer Patients
Category: Health News
Created: 11/13/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/13/2014 12:00:00 AM

Discovery may advance breast cancer treatment
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.11.12]
Researchers led by Dr. Debra Auguste, associate professor, biomedical engineering, in the Grove School of Engineering at The City College of New York, have identified a molecule that could lead to...

Eribulin for breast cancer: Positive effects predominate in certain patients, negative effects in others
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.11.11]
Proof of minor added benefit in one patient group / Hint or indication of lesser benefit in othersEribulin (trade name: Halaven) is approved for women with locally advanced or metastatic breast...

Meditation, group support linked to cellular benefits for breast cancer survivors
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.11.09]
Mindfulness meditation or group support may offer cellular benefits for breast cancer survivors, according to new research; the activities could prevent telomere shortening.

Report card on complementary therapies for breast cancer: meditation and yoga get "A" grade for easing anxiety and mood
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.11.07]
Over eighty percent of breast cancer patients in the United States use complementary therapies following a breast cancer diagnosis, but there has been little science-based guidance to inform...

Potential to predict when breast cancers will spread to the brain
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.11.07]
Scientists have found a pattern of genetic 'switches' - chemical marks that turn genes on or off - that are linked to breast cancer's spread to the brain, according to research presented at the...

Study gives insight into breast cancer recurrence
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.11.06]
Work by University of Manchester scientists has explored what allows some cases of Ductal Carcinoma in Situ (DCIS), a non-invasive form of breast cancer, to resist treatment and come back, as well...

Management of hot flushes following breast cancer treatment
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.11.06]
Hot flushes are one of the most distressing conditions faced by women who have been treated for breast cancer, but they are not being adequately addressed by healthcare professionals and some women...

Breast cancer survivors benefit from exercise therapy, acupuncture
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2014.11.06]
Two new studies from the Abramson Cancer Center and the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania offer hope for breast cancer survivors struggling with cancer-related pain and...

Impact of meditation, support groups seen at cellular level in breast cancer survivors
Source: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine News From Medical News Today [2014.11.05]
For the first time, researchers have shown that practising mindfulness meditation or being involved in a support group has a positive physical impact at the cellular level in breast cancer survivors.

Can Tai Chi reduce inflammation for breast cancer survivors?
Source: Sleep / Sleep Disorders / Insomnia News From Medical News Today [2014.11.05]
Tai Chi has been linked with numerous health benefits. Now, a UCLA study claims that the Chinese martial art reduces inflammation among breast cancer survivors with insomnia.

Breast Cancer Patients Might Prefer 'Invisible Tattoo'
Source: MedicineNet Radiation Therapy Specialty [2014.11.05]
Title: Breast Cancer Patients Might Prefer 'Invisible Tattoo'
Category: Health News
Created: 11/4/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/5/2014 12:00:00 AM

Sea sponge-derived drug could extend life for breast cancer patients
Source: Pharma Industry / Biotech Industry News From Medical News Today [2014.11.03]
Eribulin, a drug originally created from a sea sponge, has been shown to extend life for up to 5 months in women with advanced triple negative breast cancer.

'Invisible tattoos' could improve body confidence after breast cancer radiotherapy
Source: Radiology / Nuclear Medicine News From Medical News Today [2014.11.03]
Invisible tattoos could replace the permanent dark ink tattoos used to ensure that breast cancer patients having radiotherapy are treated in exactly the same spot during each session, according to...

Generic Drugs May Help Breast Cancer Patients Stick to Therapy
Source: MedicineNet Cancer Prevention Specialty [2014.10.31]
Title: Generic Drugs May Help Breast Cancer Patients Stick to Therapy
Category: Health News
Created: 10/31/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/31/2014 12:00:00 AM

Proton therapy shown to be less costly than some alternative radiotherapy techniques for early stage breast cancer
Source: Radiology / Nuclear Medicine News From Medical News Today [2014.10.30]
In terms of duration of treatment and cost, patients with early stage breast cancer may benefit from accelerated partial breast irradiation (APBI) with proton therapy versus whole breast...

Childhood cancer treatment could increase risk of breast cancer
Source: Radiology / Nuclear Medicine News From Medical News Today [2014.10.27]
A study has found that radiation therapy for Wilms tumor, a rare form of childhood kidney cancer, could lead to a higher risk of future breast cancer.

Herceptin Boosts Survival for Breast Cancer, Study Reports
Source: MedicineNet Chemotherapy Specialty [2014.10.21]
Title: Herceptin Boosts Survival for Breast Cancer, Study Reports
Category: Health News
Created: 10/20/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/21/2014 12:00:00 AM

Gene May Help Shield Hispanic Women From Breast Cancer, Study Says
Source: MedicineNet Mammogram Specialty [2014.10.21]
Title: Gene May Help Shield Hispanic Women From Breast Cancer, Study Says
Category: Health News
Created: 10/21/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/21/2014 12:00:00 AM

Study finds potential link between breast cancer genes and salivary gland cancer
Source: Ear, Nose and Throat News From Medical News Today [2014.10.16]
The risk of developing cancer in a salivary gland might be higher in people with mutations in either of two genes associated with breast and ovarian cancer, according to a new study by researchers...

Medicare Subsidy Helps Breast Cancer Patients Afford Treatment
Source: MedicineNet Hormone Therapy Specialty [2014.10.15]
Title: Medicare Subsidy Helps Breast Cancer Patients Afford Treatment
Category: Health News
Created: 10/15/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/15/2014 12:00:00 AM

Breast cancer: follow-up crucial for women after treatment
Source: Rehabilitation / Physical Therapy News From Medical News Today [2014.10.14]
With Australian breast cancer survival rates at an all-time high, Cancer Australia's Pink Ribbon Breakfast focused on the importance of follow-up care to ensure the 15,000 women diagnosed this year...

Post-treatment health education program improves quality of life for breast cancer patients, Australia
Source: Rehabilitation / Physical Therapy News From Medical News Today [2014.10.13]
A study by Queensland University of Technology (QUT) health researchers in collaboration with The Wesley Hospital Kim Walters Choices Program has found that women treated for breast cancer improved...

Breast Cancer Prevention
Source: MedicineNet Breast Cancer Specialty [2014.10.10]
Title: Breast Cancer Prevention
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 5/23/1999 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/10/2014 12:00:00 AM

For breast cancer patients younger than 40, FDG-PET/CT shows promise
Source: MRI / PET / Ultrasound News From Medical News Today [2014.10.05]
Researchers at Memorial Sloan Kettering found that PET/CT imaging of patients younger than 40 who were initially diagnosed with stage I-III breast cancer resulted in change of diagnosis.

Ultrasound elastography and a virtual breast could improve breast cancer detection
Source: MRI / PET / Ultrasound News From Medical News Today [2014.10.03]
Next to lung cancer, breast cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in women, according to the American Cancer Society.

More Women Having Reconstruction Surgery After Breast Cancer Treatment
Source: MedicineNet Breast Augmentation Specialty [2014.10.03]
Title: More Women Having Reconstruction Surgery After Breast Cancer Treatment
Category: Health News
Created: 10/3/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/3/2014 12:00:00 AM

Helping breast cancer patients make choices about reconstruction
Source: Cosmetic Medicine / Plastic Surgery News From Medical News Today [2014.09.30]
Information plus patient preferences can help in sorting through reconstruction options, according to plastic and reconstructive surgeryDecision analysis techniques can help surgeons and patients...

Rat Study Suggests Light at Night Might Hamper Breast Cancer Therapy
Source: MedicineNet tamoxifen Specialty [2014.09.30]
Title: Rat Study Suggests Light at Night Might Hamper Breast Cancer Therapy
Category: Health News
Created: 9/29/2014 2:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 9/30/2014 12:00:00 AM

Herceptin Best for Certain Breast Cancer Patients, Study Says
Source: MedicineNet trastuzumab Specialty [2014.09.30]
Title: Herceptin Best for Certain Breast Cancer Patients, Study Says
Category: Health News
Created: 9/30/2014 9:35:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/30/2014 12:00:00 AM

Breast Cancer
Source: MedicineNet Breast Lumps In Women Specialty [2014.09.29]
Title: Breast Cancer
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/29/2014 12:00:00 AM

Risks of Breast Cancer Screening in Women Over 70
Source: MedicineNet Mammogram 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

Bras Blameless for Breast Cancer Risk: Study
Source: MedicineNet Mammogram 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

'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 Hormone Therapy 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

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...

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 letrozole 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.

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

'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

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

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

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

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.

Almost a quarter of breast conservation ops lead to further surgery
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.11.13]
Researchers have found that 23% of patients studied required at least one additional operation following breast conservation surgery for breast cancer.

No junk: Long RNA mimics DNA, restrains hormone responses
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2014.11.10]
GAS5, a player in prostate and breast cancer, is an example of a lincRNA, long intergenic non-coding RNAIt arises from what scientists previously described as "junk DNA" or "the dark matter of...

Tweet of the Week: Laugh or Cry, Your Choice
Source: MedPage Today OB/Gyn [2014.11.07]
(MedPage Today) -- A comedian jokes about her stage 2 bilateral breast cancer.

Discontinuation of aromatase inhibitors associated with higher copayments
Source: Compliance News From Medical News Today [2014.10.29]
Discontinuation and nonadherence were higher among breast cancer patients taking brand name aromatase inhibitors (BAIs) vs generic AIs (GAIs), according to a new study published in the JNCI: Journal...

Medicaid reimbursements may affect cancer screening rates among beneficiaries
Source: Medical Students / Training 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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