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Too many young women with breast cancer are not being referred to fertility clinics

The shock of receiving a cancer diagnosis can be so great that the patient might hear nothing after the word “cancer” is spoken by the doctor. No matter that it seemed to be the inevitable outcome, and no matter how ready you are with the questions for the doctor, your reaction is not always what [...]

The Truth About Male Breast Cancer

Christian Lyons bares his breast cancer experience to remind us it happens to men, too. The post The Truth About Male Breast Cancer appeared first on The Good Men Project.

Women with serious mental illness less likely to receive cancer screenings

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Women with symptoms of serious mental illness are significantly less likely to receive three routine cancer screenings - Pap tests, mammograms and clinical breast exams - than women in the general population, despite being at elevated risk for medical comorbidities and early death, a new study indicates. read more

25 Ways to Help a Caregiver Manage Life During a Medical Crisis

As a breast cancer survivor and a parent who cared for child in long term medical care, I enjoy spending time with other survivors and caregivers. Not only is it empowering to share stories, but I learn so much from other's perspectives on the journey to recovery. Show More Summary

New model of follow up for breast cancer patients

Public health researchers from the University of Adelaide have evaluated international breast cancer guidelines, finding that there is potential to improve surveillance of breast cancer survivors from both a patient and health system perspective. read more

Asking 'Why Me, God?' But in a Different Way

The question "Why me, God?" can be a lament, but also an expression of gratitude. I have much to be thankful for this year. January will mark five years since my wife’s breast cancer surgery, after which her chances of recurrence drop significantly. Show More Summary

What Do You Get a Dying Person for Christmas?

Every year, Reneé Smith's family draws names for their Christmas gift exchange. It just so happened that in 2012, it was Reneé's turn to buy a gift for her sister-in-law Patti. Patti was battling a recurrence of breast cancer that had spread to her bones and liver. Show More Summary

7 Things You Need to Know About Breast Cancer in Cats

I’m sure you don't think about cat breasts very often. After all, they’re not nearly as obvious as human women’s breasts, and since they’re buried in your feline friend’s fur, it’s hard to remember they even exist. But remember you should, because cats can and do get breast cancer. Show More Summary

Doctors stumped as more breast cancer patients remove healthy breasts

Evidence is mounting that too many women with early-stage breast cancer are opting for mastectomies instead of having breast-conserving surgeries that offer the same odds of survival.

Vanderbilt study finds more breast cancer patients opting for mastectomy

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 is confined to one breast, a Vanderbilt study shows. Show More Summary

Study examines national trends in mastectomy for early-stage breast cancer

Higher proportions of women eligible for breast conservation surgery (BCS) are undergoing mastectomy, breast reconstruction and bilateral mastectomy (surgical removal of both breasts), with the steepest increases seen in women with lymph...Show More Summary

WIVB’s Jacquie Walker Diagnosed With Cancer

Jacquie Walker, anchor at Buffalo CBS affiliate WIVB, will take the next few weeks off as she is treated for breast cancer. The Buffalo News reports the cancer was detected early, and Walker plans to return to work in about a month: The...Show More Summary

Common Blood Pressure Medication Does Not Increase Risk of Breast Cancer, Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute Study Finds

Women who take a common type of medication to control their blood pressure are not at increased risk of developing breast cancer due to the drug, according to new study by researchers at the Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute in Murray, Utah.

Common Blood Pressure Medication Does Not Increase Risk of Breast Cancer, New Study Finds

Women who take a common type of medication to control their blood pressure are not at increased risk of developing breast cancer due to the drug, according to new study by researchers at the Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute in Murray, Utah.

IT HAPPENED TO ME: I Have Breast Cancer (But It Doesn't Have Me)

4 days agoLifestyle : xoJane

The radiologist from Walter Reed read my diagnosis to me over the phone -- I had Stage Two invasive breast cancer and it had spread to at least one lymph node.

Big Brother’s Jason Roses on TVSN Celebrity Challenge tonight

5 days agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

Former Big Brother housemate and Canberra local Jason Roses will appear in a live TVSN Celebrity Challenge tonight (19 November) to support breast cancer research. Tune in to TVSN from 7.30pm to watch as Jason and other celebrities and media identities including Channel 10’s Matt Doran, Underbelly actor Simon Westaway and The Bachelor’s Anna Heinrich put [...]

How do breast cancer cells transform normal cells into tumoral ones?

A new study describes how exosomes secreted by tumor cells contain protein and microRNA molecules capable of transform neighboring cells into tumoral cells promoting tumor growth. "This finding," one researcher said, "opens the doorShow More Summary

Hedgehog signaling pathway for breast cancer identified

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. Scientists at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer...Show More Summary

Hedgehog Signaling Pathway for Breast Cancer Identified

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.

Genetic testing could improve breast cancer prevention

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 developing breast cancer. read more

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