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4 hrs ago | WEAU-TV Eau Claire
Exercise might help women beat breast cancer. A study finds it can ease the achy joints and muscle pain that lead many patients to quit taking medicines that treat the disease and lower the risk of a recurrence.
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6 hrs ago | KFVS12
Women at high risk of developing breast cancer because of family history or bad genes have a new option to help prevent the disease.
6 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
Global cancer deaths rose by eight percent to 8.2 million between 2008 and 2012, according to a new report by the World Health Organization's International Agency for Research on Cancer .
7 hrs ago | The Northwestern in Oshkosh
The study focused on hormonal therapies called aromatase inhibitors, which certain post-menopausal breast cancer patients take for up to five years after surgery.
7 hrs ago | Korea Herald
Samsung Medical Center, AMCHAM Korea and Goldman Sachs launched a breast cancer education project for company workers at the center in Seoul on Thursday.
7 hrs ago | BBC News
A trial on 4,000 women, published in the Lancet, showed anastrozole was more effective, cheaper and had fewer side effects than current medications.
9 hrs ago | Medical News Today
Re-examination of data from four large studies of the benefits and harms of mammography screening shows that the benefits are more consistent across these studies than previously understood and that all the studies indicate a substantial reduction in breast cancer mortality with screening, according to results presented at the 2013 San Antonio ... (more)
Watching others around you lose their battles to breast cancer seems like a bad nightmare.
The diagnoses of breast cancer is something no person can prepare themselves for.
Women with aggressive breast cancer who receive combination targeted therapy with chemotherapy prior to surgery have a slightly improved chance of staying cancer-free, researchers say.
A combination of two drugs is highly effective at keeping some women with breast cancer free of the disease, say researchers.
Tens of thousands of women each year might be able to skip at least some of the grueling treatments for breast cancer - which can include surgery, heavy chemo and radiation - without greatly harming their odds of survival, new research suggests.
The Red Bluff Derby Girls recently donated $200 to Mercy Foundation North and $200 to NorCal Think Pink.
Research led by scientists at King's College London has discovered a new way to study the mechanisms that cause breast cancer cells to spread to the bone.
SEATTLE & SAN ANTONIO -- -- NanoString Technologies, Inc., a provider of life science tools for translational research and molecular diagnostic products, today announced nationwide availability of the Prosigna Breast Cancer Prognostic Gene Signature Assay beginning in the first quarter of 2014.
"It's terrifying to be diagnosed with breast cancer, but to be underinsured or uninsured and have to worry about the financial burden of treatment you have to have to survive, is even more terrifying," said Fred Benzie, Health Officer at the Marquette County Health Department.
Serenity Spa and Salon Provides Free Aveda Service to Breast Cancer Patients December 9, 2013 - Serenity Spa Salon & Boutique, located in Brookfield is providing a free rejuvenating Aveda facial treatment to women who have completed their breast cancer treatment.