|Julia Louis-Dreyfus Reveals the Brutal Truth About Her Breast Cancer Battle|
Added: 11.12.2018 19:33 | 13 views | 0 comments
Julia Louis-Dreyfus is opening up about her breast cancer battle.
It was just over a year ago today that the Veep actress shared her diagnosis with the world. "One in eight women get...
|Breast cancer risk may increase after childbirth, study finds|
Added: 11.12.2018 16:29 | 4 views | 0 comments
The study looked at data from nearly 890,000 women of different ages
|Increased risk for breast cancer after childbirth may last more than 20 years|
Added: 10.12.2018 22:18 | 19 views | 0 comments
The increased risk for breast cancer that occurs after childbirth can last more than 20 years. The risk may be enhanced when a woman is older at first birth or has a family history of breast cancer, and is not mitigated by breastfeeding.
|New clues to unravelling link between pregnancy and breast cancer risk|
Added: 09.12.2018 19:20 | 3 views | 0 comments
Women are less likely to get breast cancer if they give birth before the age of 30. Now we know the effect kicks in specifically after 33 weeks of pregnancy
|New breast cancer gene tests will mean hard choices for many women|
Added: 09.12.2018 19:20 | 8 views | 0 comments
We are starting to learn more about how gene variants influence the risk of getting breast cancer, but deciding how to use the results raises ethical dilemmas
|Circulating tumor cell count could help choose treatment for metastatic breast cancer patients|
Added: 07.12.2018 18:18 | 11 views | 0 comments
Circulating tumor-cell (CTC) count could be used to choose hormone therapy or chemotherapy as frontline treatment for patients with estrogen receptor-positive (ER+), HER2-negative (HER2-) metastatic breast cancer, according to data from the phase III STIC CTC clinical trial. In the case of discrepancy between CTC count-based treatment choice and physician's choice of treatment, frontline chemotherapy was associated with a significant gain in overall survival.
|How much do you trust Dr. Google?|
Added: 07.12.2018 18:00 | 6 views | 0 comments
Women experiencing signs of breast cancer vary in how they value, use, and trust 'Dr. Google' when making sense of their symptoms, a new study reports.
|Diets rich in fish oil could slow the spread and growth of breast cancer cells|
Added: 06.12.2018 17:45 | 10 views | 0 comments
Omega-3 fatty acids, such as those typically contained in fish oil, may suppress the growth and spread of breast cancer cells in mice.
|New imaging tools that trace key breast cancer enzymes may help guide therapies|
Added: 06.12.2018 17:00 | 24 views | 0 comments
A set of emerging diagnostic tools may help identify breast cancer patients who are most likely to benefit from therapies that target important enzymes fueling a range of subtypes, including BCRA-mutated and triple negative cancers.
|Ex-'America's Next Top Model' contestant dies|
Added: 06.12.2018 3:17 | 19 views | 0 comments
Former "America's Next Top Model" contestant Jael Strauss has died after a battle with breast cancer, according to an update posted to her official fundraising page on GoFundMe.