I see them every time I wait in the inescapably long lines at the grocery store. They’re offering me so much. Fat-melting foods that “work like gastric bypass.” Sleep masks that prevent breast cancer. One day diets. And, of course, the perennial “medical miracles.” All these revelations can be mine with a simple magazine purchase. […]
A Loyola University Chicago study published this month has found an increase in the percentage of breast cancer patients who were diagnosed in early Stage 1, after the Affordable Care Act took effect. The increases in Stage 1 diagnoses were higher among African American and Latina breast cancer patients.
A new study conducted by Rutgers School of Public Health found a connection between hair dye and relaxer usage and an increased chance of developing breast cancer. The results show that way these products affect you has a lot to do with your race. Show More Summary
(Loyola University Health System) A Loyola University Chicago study published this month has found an increase in the percentage of breast cancer patients who were diagnosed in early Stage 1, after the Affordable Care Act took effect. The increases in Stage 1 diagnoses were higher among African American and Latina breast cancer patients, compared to white patients.
It’s easy to assume that soul mates only exist in fairy tales and the diaries of teenagers. Then you meet Lennon Parham and Jessica St. Clair, co-creators and stars of USA’s Playing House, the sadly short-lived Best Friends Forever, and real-life best friends. They don’t just finish each other’s sentences ... More »
ZURICH (Reuters) - A European Medicines Agency (EMA) panel recommended on Friday approving Novartis's Kisqali drug, bolstering the Swiss drugmaker's bid to challenge rival Pfizer's Ibrance against tough-to-treat breast cancer.
Breast cancer is a condition that plagues the mind of most women at one point or another. Discovering a lump on your breast can be frightening, as breast cancer is the most common invasive cancer in females worldwide, accounting forShow More Summary
(Georgia State University) Georgia State University will host the First International Triple Negative Breast Cancer Conference from Sept. 18 to 20.
New research findings have uncovered that black women who use certain hair dyes and white women using certain chemical relaxants have a higher risk of breast cancer. The study involved over 4,000 women. The study found that black women...Show More Summary
(The JAMA Network Journals) A new article published by JAMA Oncology compares outcomes for combined mammography and MRI or ultrasonography screenings for new breast cancers in women who have previously undergone breast conservation surgery and radiotherapy for breast cancer initially diagnosed at 50 or younger.
(University of Bath) Scientists at the University of Bath funded by Cancer Research UK have custom-built a molecule which stops breast cancer cells from multiplying in laboratory trials, and hope it will eventually lead to a treatment for the disease.
Shannen Doherty's hair is growing back following chemotherapy for breast cancer, and the actress has been showing it off on Instagram. "I think my husband and I are morphing into each other..... #twins #curlyhairdontcare," she said in one recent post highlighting the similarity of her locks and those of her...
A plant called chan, or pignut, used in a Chiapas community to treat cancer has caught the attention of researchers at the National Polytechnic Institute (IPN). An analysis of the tropical FULL STORY The post Plant offers hope for treating breast cancer appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
Jessica St. Clair and Lennon Parham wrote St. Clair’s cancer battle and its effect on their best friendship into the new season of their sitcom ‘Playing House.’ And it is riveting.
USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center is actively recruiting for a clinical trial that seeks to eliminate unnecessary testing for breast cancer with a simple breath test.
According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, breast cancer is considered the "most common cancer" in women. Invasive breast cancer is expected to affect 1 in 8 U.S. women over the course of their lives -- and nearly 3.1 million women in the United States alone have a history of breast cancer. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
The safety of hair products has been debated for years. Now, new research suggests that black women who use dark hair dyes face a higher risk of breast cancer, while chemical relaxers and straighteners boost the odds in white women. The findings stem from a study of more than 4,000 women. Use of...
The woman who took on Planned Parenthood and tried to stop the Komen Breast Cancer organization from funding the abortion business won a special congressional election last night. Karen Handel was in charge of Komen at the time it decided to defund the Planned Parenthood abortion company. She later quit when the organization’s board quickly […]
Results of Australian study will provide carriers with greater confidence in decisions they make about prevention strategies Women who carry the BRCA1 or BRCA2 gene mutations now have the clearest picture yet of their risk of developing breast and ovarian cancer. Show More Summary
One woman's story of cancer survival is taking over the Internet. As Yahoo reports, Texas Oncology hospital marks the end of every chemotherapy treatment with a ringing bell. But when Wendy Freden went through her last round of chemo...Show More Summary