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Obesity May Raise Breast Cancer Risk.See How

Women who have a certain genetic marker may be at increased risk for breast cancer, especially if they are overweight or obese, a new study suggests. In the study, white women with the genetic marker were nearly 70 percent more likely to have breast cancer compared to those without the …

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Natural Compound Found in Herbs, Vegetables could Improve Treatment of Triple-Negative Breast Cancer in Women

More than 100 women die from breast cancer every day in the United States. Triple-negative breast cancers, which comprise 15 to 20 percent of all breast tumors, are a particularly deadly type of breast disease that often metastasize to distant sites. Now, University of Missouri researchers have found that luteolin, …

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10 Do’s and Don’ts to Reduce Your Risk of Cancer.You Must Know It

Recent research on the genetics of cancer may lead to impression that some are fated for the disease, but that’s not necessarily true. Recent research on the genetics of cancer may lead to impression that some are fated for the disease, but that’s not necessarily true. Healthy behaviors could prevent …

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Quit Taking Drugs Is The Way Of Side Effects For Breast Cancer

A new poll of postmenopausal women with breast cancer has found that of those who quit taking drugs that prevent recurrence, more than one-third did so because of serious side effects including joint pain, hot flashes and nausea. The investigation was the first to ask women to identify the reasons …

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Here's what you need to know about signs of Breast Cancer

Breast cancer can recur even after you get treated. Whatever is the case, there is a high chance that it might relapse, but with regular screening and consultation, it can be prevented. As the recurrent rate is dependent on the stage of the cancer, timely treatment can help in improving …

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WOMAN BATTLING END STAGE BREAST CANCER GETS 'MIRACLE' TREATMENT FROM CITY OF HOPE

A woman who has battled end-stage breast cancer for several years appears to be making a miracle recovery. Susan Young’s fight with the aggressive form of breast cancer caused malignant lesions to cover 70 percent of the 69-year-old’s body. “I was told that I had it, it was terminal and …

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Breast Cancer Treatment by Stage

Breast cancer is a complex disease that’s different for every woman. Before you start a treatment, your doctor will want to know the size of the tumor and how far it has spread in your body, called the stage of the cancer. There are five basic stages, 0 through IV, …

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Young Breast Cancer Survivors Face Psychological Distress

A new study discovers that cancer treatments can significantly hinder the quality of life of younger breast cancer survivors. Researchers discovered younger women with breast cancer experience a decrease in their health-related quality of life. They also may experience increased psychological distress, weight gain, a decline in their physical activity, …

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Black Survivors of Breast Cancer Score Higher in Spiritual Quality of Life

A new analysis of several thousand breast cancer survivors found differences in the overall quality of life between black and white women during both active treatment and up to two years later. The findings show that white women reported higher physical and health-related quality of life during active treatment. However, …

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