In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Judy Boughey explains how breast cancer care is being tailored to a patients needs. To listen, click the link below. Axillary Ultrasound after Chemo
It seems Shannen Doherty is getting support from her former TV family, in addition to her real life loved ones, as she battles breast cancer! On Wednesday, Beverly Hills, 90210 alum Jason Priestley offered words of love and support for his former TV sister only a week after the 45-year-old bravely shaved her head for a [...]
Changes to HER2 testing guidelines for breast cancer in 2013 significantly increased the number of patients who test HER2-positive, according to a new study. Cancers that have an excess of HER2 protein or extra copies of the HER2 gene are called HER2-positive and can be treated with drugs like Herceptin that target HER2. HER2 stands for human epidermal growth factor receptor 2.
ROCHESTER, Minn. — Changes to HER2 testing guidelines for breast cancer in 2013 significantly increased the number of patients who test HER2-positive, according to a new study by Mayo Clinic researchers published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. Cancers that have an excess of HER2 protein or extra copies of the HER2 gene are called […]
Once upon a time, viewers were either rooting for Kelly or Brenda on Beverly Hills, 90210. These days, we're all on Team Brenda. Last week, Shannen Doherty shaved her head in preparation for chemotherapy, sharing it with fans via Instagram. Today,...Show More Summary
After having one of the hardest days in her fight against breast cancer, Shannen Doherty posted an emotional photo on Instagram Monday thanking her closest supporters. “Thank you to these three who helped me thru an impossibly toughShow More Summary
Shannen Doherty has quite the support system amid her battle with breast cancer! On Monday, the Beverly Hills, 90210 alum took to Instagram, sending thanks to her friends who helped her during an "impossibly tough day." Now that's friendship! Related: Michael Jackson's Ex-Wife Diagnosed With Breast Cancer For the pic (above), Miz Doherty wrote: "Thank you to these [...]
Unsuspected differences in commercial cell lines commonly used for experiments may undercut a generation of breast cancer research, scientists said Tuesday.
In a surprise finding, researchers working with breast cancer cells purchased at the same time from the same cell bank discovered that the cells responded differently to chemicals, even though the researchers had not detected any difference when they tested them for authenticity at the time of purchase.
In a rat study, researchers find male rats that consumed a diet rich in animal fats increased the risk of breast cancer for female offspring.
A week after the "Beverly Hills star" shared a series of powerful images of shaving her head as she battles breast cancer, she came back to Instagram on Monday to debut the final result as she posed surrounded by loved ones.
Marni Nixon, the American cinema's most unsung singer, died on Sunday in Manhattan. She was 86. The cause was breast cancer, said Randy Banner, a student and friend. Nixon, a California native, had lived in Manhattan, on the Upper West Side, for more than 40 years. Show More Summary
During Breast Cancer Awareness month in October 2013, the White House was lit pink. After the Supreme Court ruled a ban on gay marriage was...
“Marni Nixon, the American cinema’s most unsung singer, died on Sunday in Manhattan,” reports The New York Times. She was 86. The story adds: “The cause was breast cancer, said Randy Banner, a student and friend. Ms. Nixon, a California...
MARNI NIXON, THE VOICE BEHIND THE SCREEN, DIES AT 86: “The cause was breast cancer, said Randy Banner, a student and friend. Classically trained, Ms. Nixon was throughout the 1950s and ’60s the unseen — and usually uncredited — singing voice of the stars in a spate of celebrated Hollywood films. She dubbed Deborah Kerr […]
Singer and actress Marni Nixon reportedly passed away on Sunday in New York City at the age of 86. According to Variety, the longtime performer died from breast cancer. Marni Nixon, the voice behind stars in movie musicals like ‘My Fair...Show More Summary
Marni Nixon, the voice behind the stars of such films as West Side Story, The King and I and My Fair Lady, has died. Nixon died of breast cancer Sunday in Manhattan, according to the New York Times and other media outlets. She was 86. Nixon’s film career began in the 1940s, singing the voices of the angels heard by Ingrid Bergman in Joan of Arc. Show More Summary
Legendary “ghost” singer Marni Nixon has died at the age of 86, the New York Times reports. Nixon died yesterday in Manhattan from breast cancer, according to her student and friend Randy Banner. Nixon was often heard but rarely seen...Show More Summary
Women with a certain gene mutation are among the high-risk patients for breast cancer. With a magnetic resonance tomography (MRT) it is possible to detect tissue with measurable active blood supply which indicates an increased breast cancer risk. Show More Summary