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40 min ago | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Does Aspirin Halve the Risk of Death By Breast Cancer?

Breast cancer is one of the most fatal cancers for women. According to BreastCancer.org , breast cancer has one of the highest cancer death rates for women in the United States; 30 percent of cancers in women are breast cancers.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Stroke

3 hrs ago | WTLV

Mother uses her loss to help breast cancer fighters

Mother uses her loss to help breast cancer fighters Saint Augustine mother uses her loss to help breast cancer fighters on the First Coast Check out this story on firstcoastnews.com: http://www.firstcoastnews.com/story/news/community/2014/07/12/unity-outreach-breast-cancer-fighter/12571273/ SAINT AUGUSTINE, Fla.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, St. Augustine, FL, Motorcycles

7 hrs ago | KFVS12

Pink Up: A breast cancer symptom you don't know about

You know to get your mammograms, or do your self-exam, but there's another symptom doctors say you should look for: redness.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

9 hrs ago | Shape

Are IUDs Upping Your Breast Cancer Risk?

Could certain forms of contraception increase your risk for breast cancer? A new study published in the journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology seems to think so.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Obstetrics and Gynecology

13 hrs ago | Oxford Times

Fundraiser brewing up for charity tea party

In her tenth year of hosting fundraising strawberry teas, she is aiming to hit the A 10,000 mark for a breast cancer charity.

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Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Oxfordshire County, England,

17 hrs ago | Times Observer

Should we avoid products with BPA?

Dear EarthTalk: A recent study showed that Bisphenol A was hardly the human health risk researchers once believed it to be.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Prostate Cancer, Life, Food, Vegetarian, Twitter, Food and Drug Administration, Warren, PA

Fri Jul 11, 2014

SBWire

Global Breast Cancer Market 2014-2018

Breast cancer is characterized by the uncontrolled growth of cancerous cells in the breast tissue.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

The New Zealand Herald

Casino's rule bars cancer patient

A woman undergoing chemotherapy says she felt humiliated after being turned away from a Hamilton casino because she didn't have a doctor's note saying she needed to wear a hat.

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

WIS-TV Columbia

Fundraiser set to help woman who lost service dog to cancer

If you've been in downtown Columbia for long periods of time during the week, then you've likely seen Janie Young and her service dog, Zuma, traveling through town.

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Related Topix: Columbia, SC, Medicine, Health

Scientific Blogging

Medicare Breast Cancer Costs Skyrocketed A Decade Ago, But No More Were Helped

While almost everyone agrees that the American health system was not perfect - high quality, but some could not afford it - the solution may not have been more government spending, since government was not spending money all that wisely well before 2009.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Medicare

Darlington and Stockton Times

Line-dancing protesters call for breast cancer clinic to reopen

DOLLY DANCING: Breast Cancer survivors, Mp Jenny Chapman along with dancers dress as Dolly Parton to protest the decision to transfer the breast cancer support group out of the area.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Health, Medicine, Dolly Parton, Country, United Kingdom, World News, Durham County, England

Bizcommunity

R200,000 donation in aid of breast cancer

It created a special edition of its number one selling Oil Sheen Hair Spray and donated R1 of every can sold to PinkDrive.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Thu Jul 10, 2014

InsideHalton.com

Research for breast cancer in young women gets $5.7M boost

The Government of Canada and the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation are investing $5.7 million in support of a national research team investigating breast cancer in young women.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine, Health

WABC-AM New York

Researchers Use Microchip-Based Device to Culture Certain Types of Breast Cancer Cells

A preliminary study at Massachusetts General Hospital found that specially developed microchips may be able to detect certain types of breast cancer cells in a patient's bloodstream.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Massachusetts General Hospital

Wiltshire Times

Bradford on Avon team trek across Tanzania to help Women v Cancer

A Bradford on Avon fundraising team started pedalling their way towards raising A 9,000 for a woman's cancer challenge at Sainsbury's this weekend.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Wiltshire County, England, Medicine, Health

BioResearch Online

Singapore's First Breast Cancer Cell Bank Started By CSI

The Cancer Science Institute of Singapore announced that it has started the first University-based Breast Cancer Cell Bank in the country with the aim of fostering greater understanding of the disease and its potential treatments.

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Related Topix: Health, World News, Indonesia, Asian-American

DVDCreation Reviews

Living Beyond Breast Cancer Opens Registration For Sept 27th Fall Conference In Philadelphia

General session speakers include: Virginia Borges , MD, MMSc, director, Cancer Center; Lu Ann Cahn , reporter, WCAU-TV, cancer survivor and author of the inspirational memoir, I Dare Me ; Clifford A. Hudis , MD; Chief, Breast Cancer Medicine Service, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center; Rita Nanda , MD, Associate Director, Breast Medical ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Oncology, Memorial SloanKettering Cancer Center, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry

PhysOrg Weblog

Protein pushes breast cancer cells to metastasize

Using an innovative tool that captures heretofore hidden ways that cells are regulated, scientists at Rockefeller University have identified a protein that makes breast cancer cells more likely to metastasize.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Columbia University, Genetics

The Daily Record

Letter: Anne's Army appreciates support to battle breast cancer

On behalf of the Anne M. Wolf Foundation board, I thank the Wayne County community for their generous support of the fourth annual Anne's Army 5K: Race to Battle Breast Cancer held June 21 on the OARDC campus.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Wayne County, OH, Wooster, OH, Ohio State University, Oncology, Opinion

Wed Jul 09, 2014

WLTX-TV Columbia

Woman Battling Cancer Needs New Service Dog

Friends of Janie Young are hoping to raise enough money to get her a new service dog as she fights cancer.

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Related Topix: Columbia, SC, Lymphoma, Health, Medicine

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