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4 hrs ago | 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.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Columbia University, Genetics

8 hrs ago | 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.


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.


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

Breast Cancer Drug Aromasin May Be Option for Some Premenopausal Women

The drug exemestane worked slightly better than the drug tamoxifen at preventing a recurrence of breast cancer in certain premenopausal women, according to a new study.


Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Oncology, Duarte, CA

The Daily News Journal

Cancer drug finds new use as fertility treatment

An expectant mother is examined by a midwife during a home visit in Free Union, Va, in November 2005.


Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Free Union, VA, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Medical Daily

Breast Cancer Drug Letrozole More Effective In Treating PCOS, The...

Considered the most common cause of female infertility, polycystic ovary syndrome affects between five to 10 percent of women at reproductive age.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Southwest Times

Third annual Boot Camp to Fight Breast Cancer fundraiser

Delegate Nick Rush and his wife, Jennifer, are partnering with the owner of Boot Camp Challenge-New River Valley to announce their third annual fundraising initiative to support breast cancer research.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

CBS Local

UPMC Doctor: Fight Cancer Through Eating Well

The reasons for eating a healthy diet are obvious but have you ever thought about the relationship your diet has to cancer? One doctor think there is a strong link and hopes that people change their minds about that link in the next few years.


Related Topix: Oncology, Medicine, Life, Food, Nutrition, Health

Business Journal

Jewel maker Charles & Colvard gets $10M credit line for new breast cancer product

Morrisville-based Charles & Colvard , which makes diamond-like jewels called moissanite from silicone carbide acquired from Cree , is using a new three-year $10 million credit line from Wells Fargo to roll out a new product geared toward breast cancer survivors.


Related Topix: Charles and Colvard, Chemicals, Jewelry, Medicine, Health, Marketing

Myrtle Beach Online

Owner, pitbull helped each other heal before saying goodbye

It's not often that I get to experience a story from its beginning to its end. The exception is the rags-to-riches tale of a pit bull named Sweetie Grace.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Business News

Medical News Today

Roswell Park-led team identifies mechanism of chemotherapy resistance in inflammatory breast cancer

Researchers at Roswell Park Cancer Institute have identified a mechanism of breast cancer cells that leads to chemotherapy resistance in inflammatory breast cancer.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Oncology

The Northern Echo

NHS pledge to re-open breast clinic

HOSPITAL bosses and GPs have pledged to do all they can to re-open the breast cancer clinic at Darlington Memorial Hospital.


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

Tue Jul 08, 2014


Breast cancer risk may be higher with some IUD's

Women have many choices when it comes to practicing safe sex. According to data released Thursday by the CDC, 99% of sexually active women have used at least one contraceptive method during their lifetime.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Human Sexuality, Birth Control, Food and Drug Administration, Provera, Medroxyprogesterone (generic)

Cell Research

BETs abet Tam-R in ER-positive breast cancer

Correspondence: Arul M Chinnaiyan, Tel: +1-734-615-4062; Fax: +1-734-615-4055 E-mail: Epigenetic modifications such as histone acetylation play a central role in the transcriptional regulation of many oncogenic drivers.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health


St. Michael's golf outing raises $100,000 for Breast Center

Ninety-four golfers took to the green at the St. Michael's Medical Center recent Golf Outing.


Related Topix: Livingston, NJ, Medicine, Health

Swindon Advertiser

Taking on mountains

The fundraising team at GWH say goodbye to Maria Moore ahead of her trek in the Atlas mountains in aid of the breast cancer charity.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Cancer

PhysOrg Weblog

Researchers discover new markers for breast cancer that may aid diagnoses, point to new therapies

The fight against breast cancer is never-ending, but Virginia Tech researchers in the Medical Informatics and Systems Division at the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute have found additional diagnostic markers that may aid clinicians to better forecast and prevent the disease.


Related Topix: Medicine, Genetics

This is Wiltshire

Singing out for cancer patients

Five choirs, 100 voices and one big concert. Staff at Great Western Hospital are getting their voices in tune for a special gala concert to raise money for their breast cancer treatment appeal SINGERS in the Great Western Hospital Choir sang their hearts out to raise funds for a new breast cancer treatment.


Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine, Health

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Myrtle Beach Online

Newsmakers | Seacoast Angels learn about breast cancer at quarterly meeting

Dr. Amanda Turbeville, from McLeod Loris Seacoast Surgery, conducts a presentation on breast cancer at the McLeod Seacoast Angels June meeting.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Myrtle Beach, SC

St. Petersburg Times

3-D mammograms improve breast cancer detection

When Jenna Johnson went for her annual mammogram in November, she was also offered a newer screening test that would take three-dimensional images.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Radiology