My family, like many others, has been impacted by breast cancer. We got off lucky and still have our loved one around, but many others haven’t been as fortunate. As an analyst and investor, I
It's that time of year again. Breast Cancer month. It begs the questions do I? Don't I? To pink or not to pink? I realize the topic of breast cancer month can bring out some fierce emotions so the first thing I want to say is, what I'm writing here is not about stirring the pot or getting up on my soap box. Show More Summary
Expert can speak on the challenge of calculating beforehand the likelihood that a particular woman's breast cancer will metastasize or not, and how new tests might offer a way forward. MetaStat, Inc., a life sciences company, is developing...Show More Summary
Breast cancer awareness charity CoppaFeel, which has previously urged college students to touch each other's breasts and presented us with the Topless Female Trampolining World Championships, is, again, placing breasts front and center...Show More Summary
It looks like we will see a lot less pink in NFL games played during the month of October (Breast Cancer Awareness month) according to one report. Paul Lukas of ESPN.com and Uni-watch.com recently participated in a panel discussion at...Show More Summary
If everyone is so happy about abortion, then why doesn’t Planned Parenthood promote and brag about it the same way they do their breast cancer “screenings” or cervical exams? The answer is simple: because while the pro-abortion lobby pushes their radical agenda, most people don’t want to hear an abortion giant brag about killing children. […]
Amsterdam, September 17, 2014 – Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the publication of a position statement by the European Menopause and Andropause Society (EMAS) in the journal Maturitas on the topic of breast cancer screening. read more
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. A new study by researchers at Fox Chase Cancer Center, however, shows that combination may not be necessary for all patient populations with the disease. read more
Researchers studying the connection between the immune system and cancer are zeroing in on an immune response biomarker that may help physicians predict how breast cancer patients will respond to chemotherapy. The research could also...Show More Summary
A breast cancer physician charged with spiking her lover’s coffee with a compound used in antifreeze was obsessed with the man and even had a private investigator follow him, prosecutors said in opening statements at her trial on Monday. Dr. Ana Maria Gonzalez-Angulo, 43, is charged with...
From commentor Karen: I’m in a bad situation… I have a 14 year old kitty named Contessa who is diabetic. I have Rheumatoid Arthritis. I was diagnosed with breast cancer in April… I’d be getting a double mastectomy. My whole world stopped from that moment and was only about the cancer. I gave Contessa as [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
Harris Teeter Supermarkets Inc., Meijer and Price Chopper are partnering with Pink Ribbon Produce on its ninth-annual Breast Cancer Awareness Month promotion in October.
Breast cancer accounts about a third of all cancers diagnosed in women. As with other cancers, early diagnosis is imperative for better prognosis. Current technologies include magnetic resonance imaging systems and ultrasound; however, these techniques can carry high costs. Show More Summary
A secondary analysis of the National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project B-32 trial (Krag 2010) indicates that radiation therapy (RT) does not increase the incidence of lymphedema in patients with node-negative breast cancer, according to research presented today at the American Society for Radiation Oncology's (ASTRO's) 56th Annual Meeting.
While everyone else is talking about Teresa Giudice and her impending jail time, episode 9 of "Real Housewives of New Jersey" throws in some focus on another important battle: Amber's fight with breast cancer.Going into the episode,Show More Summary
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. To raise awareness, University of New Mexico Athletics, UNM Hospital and UNM Cancer Center will sponsor the "Lobos Love Pink" Football game on October 10, 2014. Game organizers plan a half-time ceremony to celebrate breast cancer survivors and to honor those who have lost their battle to the disease
A Houston cancer doctor accused of lacing her lover's coffee with poison goes to trial Monday. Prosecutors claim Dr. Ana Maria Gonzalez-Angulo, 43, a breast cancer oncologist at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, tried to kill her colleague and lover by spiking his coffee with ethylene glycol, the main ingredient in antifreeze.
Post by Nicole Fabian-Weber. Things got real on Sunday's episode of RHONJ. After going for a five-year check-up from when she was first diagnosed with breast cancer, Amber Marchese received an unsettling phone call from her doctor. Apparently,...Show More Summary