Eva Saulitis describes hiking “streams and bear trails and muskegs and mountains” in Prince William Sound, Alaska. The environment has taken on a different meaning for her since she learned she has an incurable form of breast cancer: In “King Of The River,” a poem by Stanley Kunitz, he … watches salmon battling up a […]
Post by Lisa Fogarty. The next time you get annoyed because FedEx or a similar mail carrier has misplaced your package, think of how Marline Van Duyne feels. The 47-year-old, who was diagnosed with breast cancer this year, underwentShow More Summary
The gene known to be associated with breast cancer susceptibility, BRCA 1, plays a critical role in the normal metabolic function of skeletal muscle, according to a new study led by University of Maryland School of Public Health researchers. Show More Summary
White patients with breast cancer receive a diagnosis and treatment much faster.
Studying epithelial cells, the cell type that most commonly turns cancerous, researchers have identified a protein that causes cells to release from their neighbors and migrate away from healthy mammary, or breast, tissue in mice. "Our...Show More Summary
I still remember being taken aback by how young she was. “She” was Mary — a 28-year-old woman who had completed chemotherapy for stage II breast cancer. She was treated elsewhere and had moved cities when her husband got a promotion. “I’m still getting used to this area, but I am happy my hair came [...]
Angelina Jolie underwent a double mastectomy in May of 2013 to prevent breast cancer and she recently revealed that she has another surgery still to go. The post Angelina Jolie to Undergo More Preventative Surgery appeared first on Rickey - Entertainment News, Videos, Recaps, Results, Spoilers.
Angelina Jolie has revealed she is to undergo further surgery to prevent cancer. Last year, the 38-year-old actress had a double mastectomy and reconstructive surgery after being told she had an 87 percent risk of breast cancer because...Show More Summary
Anesthesiologists using a technique similar to a dental freeze can improve the quality of recovery and decrease recovery time for breast cancer surgery patients, according to a new study.The study, from researchers at St. Michael's Hospital and Women's College Hospital, was published in the March edition of Anesthesiology. Show More Summary
The gene known to be associated with breast cancer susceptibility, BRCA 1, plays a critical role in the normal metabolic function of skeletal muscle, according to a new study. Mutations in the BRCA1 gene may also put people at increased risk for metabolic diseases like obesity and type 2 diabetes, this research indicates.
ABC Entertainment News | ABC Business News Well that should lift his — spirits. You wouldn’t want your kid to die without seeing some tiddays, riiiiiight? Via NY Daily News reports: Jake Stoneking, 19, who has a deadly
A study by researchers in Nottingham has developed a new clinical test for breast cancer which aims to improve patient treatment. The Nottingham Prognostic Index Plus (NPI+) could be available to patients within two years. The findings,...Show More Summary
Although doctors sometimes suggest an abortion when a woman battling cancer is pregnant, Briana Dannen and her husband Brian decided not to have an abortion and to carry the pregnancy to term to give birth to their healthy baby. Studies show women don’t need to have an abortion and can safely seek chemo treatment during […]
TORONTO, March 11, 2014 – Anesthesiologists using a technique similar to a dental freeze can improve the quality of recovery and decrease recovery time for breast cancer surgery patients, according to a new study. read more
Last fall, Marcia Wallace, the voice of Bart Simpson's teacher Edna Krabapple, passed away just shy of her 71st birthday after a long battle with breast cancer. On Sunday, Wallace's character Mrs. Krabapple made her final appearance on the show, and the tribute was predictably sweet and sad. Read more...
On Monday the U.S. Supreme Court turned away a Pennsylvania school district seeking to prevent its students from wearing breast cancer awareness bracelets featuring the phrase “I ? Boobies.” That denial leaves in place a 2013 decision by the U.S. Show More Summary
By Peter Geschek: Palbociclib Pfizer's (PFE) palbociclib is an oral CDK (cyclin-dependent kinase) 4 and 6 inhibitor. Among post-menopausal women with advanced breast cancer, ER+, HER2- is the largest subgroup, representing approximately 60 percent of all cases. Show More Summary
Subhrangsu Mandal, associate professor of chemistry/biochemistry, and Arunoday Bhan, a PhD student in Mandal's lab, looked at a molecule called RNA HOTAIR. HOTAIR is an abbreviation for long, non-coding RNA, a part of DNA in humans and other vertebrates. Show More Summary
A federal judge in Utah refused to prevent a rival of Myriad Genetics from offering offer a test similar to Myriad’s for two genes tied to breast cancer.