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12 min ago |

Bunco fundraiser planned in Marrero for breast cancer patient

Peggy Harris may have been given the disturbing news that her body is battling Stage 2 breast cancer, but she is surrounded with good friends, such as Susan Buchholz, who are sponsoring a Bunco for Breast Cancer fundraiser to help defray the cost of treatment.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Marrero, LA, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen)

3 hrs ago | Nova News Now

Benefit planned for Coldbrook teacher battling breast cancer

Coldbrook student Olivia McCready with some of the bracelets she has been selling as part of the fundraiser for teacher Jill Conrad-Tracey.


Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine, Health

4 hrs ago | Hereford Times

MUSICIANS came together for an evening to raise money for Hereford's breast cancer charity Haven.

Headlining the evening was talented Welsh singer, songwriter Angharad and her band, who performed a selection of original songs and covers which had the audience calling for more.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

6 hrs ago | BioMed Central

Inhibition of autophagy enhances the cytotoxic effect of PA-MSHA in breast cancer

MSHA, a genetically engineered Pseudomonas aeruginosa strain, is currently under investigation as a new anti-cancer drug.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Sun Apr 20, 2014

The Times

Area breast cancer education events offer weekend of awareness

Who's eligible: Women age 40 and over with no breast concerns, who have not had a mammogram in the last 12 months and have a primary care physician The disease affects the lives of numerous people every year.


Related Topix: Health, Gainesville, GA, Retail, Belk, Radiology

Live Science

7 Things You Need To Know About Cancer

This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.


Related Topix: The Conversation, Reggae, World News, Peru


Patient-reported upper extremity outcome measures used in breast...

To identify English-language published patient-reported upper extremity outcome measures used in breast cancer research and to examine construct validity and responsiveness in patient-reported upper extremity outcome measures used in breast cancer research.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Nursing

Toxicological Sciences

AroER Tri-Screen Is a Biologically Relevant Assay for Endocrine...

Endocrine disrupting chemicals interfere with the biosynthesis, metabolism, and functions of steroid hormones, including estrogens and androgens.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Fertility hope for cancer patients

DISCOVERING they have cancer is a big enough blow for young people - but only half are getting access to services to preserve their fertility.


Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Startups, Facebook, Ovarian Cancer, Infertility, Oncology

WDSU-TV New Orleans

Roads to Recovery program turns driving volunteers into life savers for cancer patients

For some, it's hard enough just waking up and getting off to school or work. But what if you had to get up every morning while sick with cancer and had no family to help you? That's what one local woman goes through every day.


Related Topix: Health

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Tyler Morning Telegraph

Komen Chronicles Of Hope: 23-year breast cancer survivor will be honorary leader for race

Editor's note: The Chronicles of Hope are the real life stories of those helped by Komen for the Cure's commitment to the care, research and understanding of breast cancer.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

The China Post

PandG celebrates 20 years of battling cancer, saving lives

Procter & Gamble yesterday celebrated 20 years of its 6 Minutes Protect A Life campaign that aims to promote women's cancer awareness.


Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Procter and Gamble, Household Products, Cervical Cancer

WCAX-TV Burlington

UVM research: Breast cancer patients at high risk for heart disease

New research from the University of Vermont's College of Medicine shows breast cancer patients have low fitness and that's putting them at a higher risk of heart disease later on.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, University of Vermont


Acupuncture and Breast Cancer

Using complementary treatments such as acupuncture during breast cancer treatment can help strengthen the body and offer relief from some common side effects such as fatigue, nausea, and pain.


Related Topix: Medicine, Acupuncture, Health, Cancer


Proteins Conspire to Make Breast Cancer Cells Resistant to Drug Treatment

LA JOLLA, Calif., April 18, 2014 - Scientists at Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute provide compelling and conclusive evidence that antiestrogen resistance in breast cancer cells requires the interaction between proteins called BCAR1 and BCAR3.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Chemistry, Science

Digital Game Developer

ABCD: After Breast Cancer Diagnosis Annual Fundraiser

ABCD: After Breast Cancer Diagnosis will hold its 14th annual community wide fundraiser, Date with a Plate, Friday, May 9th from 6-9 p.m. at WI State Fair Park Expo Center - Hall C. Travel back in time with ABCD, to an era where leather jackets, tight jeans, saddle shoes, bobby socks and poodle skirts were a must.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Fri Apr 18, 2014


Breast cancer treatment uses extreme heat

More than 232,000 women were diagnosed with breast cancer last year. When treatments fail and the cancer comes back, patients are often left with few options.


Related Topix: Cancer, Health

KVAL-TV Eugene

'In the time I've been diagnosed, I've lost four friends to breast cancer'

Carol Hachey said she was caught off guard in 2010 when a self-discovered lump brought her to the radiologist.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Radiology

The Huffington Post

Bershan Shaw, 'Love In The City' Star And Breast Cancer Survivor,...

In the mid-2000s, Bershan Shaw was a thriving young woman living in New York City, pursuing her dream of being an actress.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Hometown Life

Fundraiser aids breast cancer patients with financial needs

Joan Redebaugh, Shades of Pink Foundation secretary, Jackie Rothfuss and Karen Bourlier, Foundation president, enjoy last year's walk.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Royal Oak, MI