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2 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

UK to adopt Indianorigin experts breast cancer treatment

A pioneering breast cancer treatment developed by noted Indian-origin expert Jayant Vaidya is to be adopted and offered to patients by Britain's National Health Service , providing relief to thousands of patients from gruelling post-operation radiotherapy.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Oncology

6 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

Cancer therapy on offer more widely

Members of the breast cancer team are, left to right, Dr Nick Ridley, director of radiology, receptionist Pam Durston, breast cancer manager Suzie Ferrari, imaging assistant Anne Fullerton, and consultant breast surgeon Nathan Coombs PIONEERING breast cancer treatment will be available to up to 150 women with any type of tumour and of any age ... (more)

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Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine, Health

10 hrs ago | LongmontFYI

Longmont Leukemia, Lymphoma benefit launched by breast cancer survivor

As the fourth annual Leftapalooza benefit prepares to kick off Aug. 2, one of the fundraiser's founders remembers her struggle to get it off the ground.

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Related Topix: Longmont, CO, Medicine, Lymphoma, Health, Leukemia, Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Charitable Organizations, Boulder, CO

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Washington Post

Puma's Auerbach Gains on Pfizer Retreat From Breast Cancer Drug

Alan Auerbach specializes in testing drugs that Big Pharma doesn't want anymore, and that has made him a billionaire.

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Related Topix: Pfizer, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Health, Science / Technology, Healthcare Law, Law, Johnson and Johnson Merck Consumer Pharmaceuticals

CBS Local

Study: Light Vs. Dark Could Play Role In Breast Cancer Teatments

New research shows how light and dark could mean the difference between life and death for some breast cancer patients.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Examiner.com

Colombia Moda goes pink for breast cancer detection

This year at Colombia Moda there was a special runway show called Modo Rosa or "Pink Style".

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, World News, Colombia,

Business Journal

CMU researchers find new way of tracking breast cancer

Carnegie Mellon University computer scientists have devised a way of understanding how gene networks are rewired as normal breast cells turn malignant.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Carnegie Mellon University, Science, Computer Science

Business Journal

CMU researchers find new way of tracking breast cancer

Carnegie Mellon University computer scientists have devised a way of understanding how gene networks are rewired as normal breast cells turn malignant.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Carnegie Mellon University, Science, Computer Science

E! Online

Breast Cancer Survivor's Breast Implant Explodes During Surgery-Watch the Insane Botched Clip

On this Sunday's Botched , we meet a breast cancer survivor named Cynthia, whose previous single mastectomy and reconstruction went completely wrong.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

P&T Community

Sorafenib/Capecitabine Combo Fails to Meet Primary Endpoint in Breast Cancer Trial

In addition to the trial's primary endpoint of PFS, secondary endpoints included overall survival, the time to progression, the overall response rate, the disease control rate, the duration of response, patient-reported quality of life, and safety.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Xeloda, Capecitabine (generic)

The Lincolnite

Pilates offered to Lincoln breast cancer patients after A 3.6k donation

Thinking pink: Lincoln women with breast cancer will be offered at least three years of free Pilates classes after a generous donation.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Fitness, Pilates

Harwich and Manningtree Standard

Carolyn hits the trail for cancer charity

A DOVERCOURT woman is taking part in a trek across Peru to encourage women to check for the early signs of breast cancer.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Yeovil Express

Ilminster breast cancer survivor describes new figures as "fantastic news"

District councillor Linda Vijeh said that with reduced levels of funding in all areas, it is ever more important for local residents to take an active part in their communities.

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

EurekAlert!

Exposure to dim light at night may make breast cancers resistant to tamoxifen

For rats bearing human breast tumors, exposure to dim light at night made the tumors resistant to the breast cancer drug tamoxifen, according to data published in Cancer Research , a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Melatonin, Supplement, Biology, Science, Tulane University

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Examiner.com

Ethnic factors and inflammatory breast cancer

Inflammatory breast cancer is a relatively unheard of aggressive and fatal cancer.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Genetics

International Business Times

Aspirin Can Cure Breast Cancer: Study

Salicylic acid, modified into acetylsalicylic acid, and used as Aspirin can cure breast cancer, reveals a study conducted by Dr. Michelle Holmes from Harvard University.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Aspirin (generic), Bayer, Alka-Seltzer, Harvard University, Nursing

Hampshire Chronicle

'Revolutionary' new cancer therapy

Tens of thousands of breast cancer sufferers could benefit from an "innovative" new type of radiotherapy which could be delivered during surgery instead of making them take a course of treatment.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Mirror.co.uk

New breast cancer treatment can tackle disease in one day

Thousands of women could benefit from intrabeam radiotherapy, in which a high dose of radiation is blasted directly into a tumour Draft guidance from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence will today recommend those with the early stage of the disease are offered the treatment.

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NOLA.com

Legislation promoting early detention of breast cancer unites right and left on Capitol Hill

On Thursday, Sen. David Vitter , R-La., a leading conservative, joined with Sen. Amy Klobuchar , D-Minn., a liberal, to introduce legislation reauthorizing the 2010 EARLY Act, which has helped identify gaps in education and awareness among young women and health care providers.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, US Politics, David Vitter, US News, US Senate, Republican, Democrat, Amy Klobuchar, US House of Representatives, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Representative Renee Ellmers

EurActiv.com

High cholesterol causes breast cancer, study shows

Heart disease was a known factor in developing breast cancer, but now it has become clear that cholesterol also plays its part.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Heart Disease

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