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1 min ago | Watertown Daily Times

New 3D ultrasound at Canton-Potsdam Hospital will aid breast cancer detection

One in two. That's about how many women today have dense tissue in their breasts.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Radiology

4 hrs ago | BioMed Central

Ki67 expression and the effect of neo-adjuvant chemotherapy on luminal HER2-negative breast cancer

Patients with luminal HER2-negative tumours have a favourable prognosis. However, there is a subpopulation in which poorer outcomes are obtained with endocrine therapy alone.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Tue Jul 29, 2014


Treatment A Game Changer For Breast Cancer

The news that Intrabeam, the revolutionary one dose, one time treatment for early-stage breast cancer is being made available to women in the UK by Britain's national health service has been welcomed by New Zealand breast cancer organisations.


Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine, Health

Echo: No one can ever call me a "right tit" again

No one expects to get cancer. No one expects to get cancer when they are 41 and relatively healthy.


Related Topix: Health

The Standard

Breast cancer fight boosted by 3D

There should be subsidized mass breast cancer screening in light of new, less painful 3D mammography that gives lower false- positives, radiologists say.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Radiology, Women's Health

It's Not Just About Survival: Why Some Breast Cancer Patients Opt For Surgery on Both Sides

Years ago, journalists who had breast cancer fought with words to inform other women with breast cancer that, in many cases, they didn't need a mastectomy.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Journalism, Oncology, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Genetics, Healthcare Industry

The Post-Standard

Upstate Cancer Center wants to increase breast cancer screenings among black women

The Upstate Cancer Center is launching a new program designed to increase the number of mammogram cancer screenings among African-American women.


Related Topix: African-American, Medicine, Health, Syracuse, NY


Researchers to Study Hereditary Breast Cancer to Find BRCA1 Treatment Option

The grant will fund a two-year project to study the mechanisms behind hereditary breast cancer related to the BRCA1 gene.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Thorne Today

Expert weighs up new breast cancer therapy

A Sheffield cancer expert has given a cautious welcome to a new breast cancer treatment which promises to replace long radiotherapy sessions with a single, targeted shot.


Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine, Health, Oncology

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Double mastectomies offer almost no survival benefit for breast cancer patients, 20-year study proves

Western medicine is so aggressive and cut-throat that even the idea of prevention has been skewed to the point of chopping off and cutting out body parts for "preventing" cancer that isn't even there.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Athens Banner-Herald

'Good Morning America' anchor to speak at cancer society fundraiser in Athens

The American Cancer Society announced on Monday that Amy Robach, news anchor for ABC's Good Morning America and University of Georgia alum, will be the featured speaker at its fifth annual Suits & Sneakers gala on Aug. 16 at Stegeman Coliseum.


Related Topix: Athens, GA, Clarke County, GA, University of Georgia, Medicine, Health

WLNE-TV Providence

Chafee holding ceremony on breast density bill

The legislation passed by the General Assembly requires that each mammogram report include a notification to the patient of any finding of dense breast tissue and a suggestion that additional screening may be beneficial to some.


Related Topix: US Governors, Lincoln Chafee, Medicine, Health

Derby Shire Times

Fundraising vow for Chesterfield breast cancer survivor

A big thank you for contributing... We really appreciate you taking the time to send your content...if it complements our coverage we'll use it in our website or in our newspaper.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health


Metastatic breast cancer: mechanisms and opportunities for cytology

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Science / Technology, CPU

Wirral Globe

VIDEO: Three thousand take part in Wirral's Race For Life

THREE thousand women have taken part in Wirral's Race For Life in Birkenhead Park today, raising more than A 160,000 for Cancer Research UK.


Related Topix: Merseyside County, England, United Kingdom, World News, Health, Medicine


Amoena Announces Breast Cancer Awareness Initiatives to Aid in...

ATLANTA, GA Amoena, the world's leading breast care brand, announces its breast cancer awareness initiatives for the month of October, which directly give back to the community it's committed to serving.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Marketing

Sun Jul 27, 2014

West Australian

Pfizer's need for deal looms larger with earnings report

While many industry watchers expect Pfizer to re-engage with Britain's AstraZeneca in coming months, some say the U.S. drugmaker should consider targets more focussed on biotechnology, a strategy that has paid off for Merck & Co Although Pfizer is conducting trials of promising products - including breast cancer drug palbociclib and vaccines ... (more)


Related Topix: Biotech, Merck , Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Health, Cancer

WXOW-TV La Crosse


Volunteer drivers from all across the nation, mostly consisting of retired or active firefighters, have been traveling throughout the county since June, driving for hope.


Related Topix: Trempealeau, WI, Life, Charity , Medicine, Health

KTNV-TV Las Vegas

Divine Threading celebrates opening of second location

Divine Threading recently celebrated the opening of their second store on West Sahara Avenue.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Westport Now

Joining Hands to Support Cancer Survivors

Westport residents Patty Kondub and Mary Heery join hands with health and wellness professionals from the Y's of Westport/Weston, New Canaan, Darien and Wilton, to mark $1,000 donations from SpinOdyssey to each of the Y's to support their cancer exercise survivor programs.


Related Topix: Westport, CT, New Canaan, CT, Darien, CT, Wilton, CT, Medicine, Health