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58 min ago | CBC News

Can Aspirin treat breast cancer? Why aren't we trying to find out?

A monitor shows the image of a breast cancer at a medical facility in Mexico. U.S. researchers are now saying that garden-variety Aspirin may be keeping breast cancer at bay in certain women with the disease.

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

4 hrs ago | Freshnews

VuCOMP Receives Market Clearance for M-Vu Breast Density in Canada

VuCOMP, Inc., leading developer of advanced computer vision systems for the detection of breast cancer, announced today that it has amended its Health Canada Medical Device License to include M-Vu Breast Density.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Radiology

5 hrs ago | WHO-TV

Program Helps Cancer Patients on Road to Recovery

The American Cancer Society hosts a program called Road to Recovery. About 40 volunteers drive nearly 10 patients at any given time in Polk County.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

9 hrs ago | TheAlternativePress.com

Breast Cancer Survivors Sought for Public Education Campaign

Project Self-Sufficiency is searching for breast cancer survivors who reside in Sussex County who would be willing to participate in the "Mammograms Save Lives" campaign, an integrated public education effort which combines articles in the New Jersey Herald, along with flyers, billboards and other outreach efforts intended to increase awareness of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Sussex County, NJ

11 hrs ago | Morecambe Visitor

Breast unit is under review

Concerns that a number of women's cancer diagnoses at the Royal Lancaster Infirmary might have been delayed prompted a whistleblower to come forward.

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Related Topix: Nursing, Medicine, Health

13 hrs ago | Medical News

Experts join MD Anderson to end cancer

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is pleased to announce that one of the world's preeminent experts in breast cancer research and treatment, V. Craig Jordan, Ph.D., will join the institution's efforts to end cancer.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Oncology, Biology, Science, Georgetown University

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Cattle Baron's Ball scheduled for Saturday

Driven of personal experiences with various types of cancers, volunteers, American Cancer Society staff members and supporters will gather Saturday at the V-8 Ranch to raise money for the American Cancer Society at the 32nd annual Cattle Baron's Ball.

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Related Topix: Charitable Organizations, American Cancer Society, Medicine, Health, Wilson, TX, Lubbock, TX

WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Waistlines of U.S. kids seem to be holding steady

Low-income teenagers who get into a more rigorous high school may take fewer health risks than their peers at other schools, a new study suggests.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Teenagers, Medicine, ADHD, Health, Herceptin, Trastuzumab (generic), Heart Failure

Evening Sun

Not alone: Group supports young breast cancer survivors

Each woman has a unique story, but they all have one goal: helping young women with breast cancer.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Adams County, PA, Gettysburg, PA

Athens Banner-Herald

Athens Regional Foundation receives grant from Breast Cancer tag program

The Athens Regional Foundation recently was awarded a grant for $50,000 through the Georgia Access to Care, Treatment and Services Breast Cancer License Tag Grant Program.

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Related Topix: Health

Medical News

Researchers investigate distribution of trace elements in tissue of bone tumours

In a study that is the only one of its kind worldwide, researchers from the MedUni Vienna, the Vienna Technical University and the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute have investigated the distribution of trace elements in the tissue of bone tumours.

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Related Topix: Bone Cancer, Health

ETaiwanNews.com

Clinical trial for breast cancer drug completes patient collection

Taipei, July 21 Taiwan-based OBI Pharma announced Monday that its phase 2/3 stage clinical trial for a therapy for metastatic breast cancer, designated OBI-822, has met the goal of collecting 342 patients.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Taiwan, World News

CiteULike

Dual cancer-specific targeting strategy cures primary and distant breast carcinomas in nude mice

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America , Vol.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Express India

Genetic cause of common breast tumors in women identified

Scientists have uncovered the molecular basis of fibroadenoma, one of the most common benign breast tumors diagnosed in women of reproductive age.

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Related Topix: World News, Indonesia, Medicine, Health

St. Cloud Times

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Artist Bruno uses humor, friends to fight cancer Known for greeting cards created on early-1900s press, St. Joe woman thankful for support.

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Related Topix: St. Joseph, MN, Medicine, Health, Genetics

Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Bloomingdale mother and her daughters are going the extra mile in breast cancer fight

Cynthia Michalewski and her daughters, Anya and Nadia, collected donations in front of Food World in Bloomingdale on Wednesday, July 9, in their efforts to raise funds to participate in the 39-mile NY Avon Walk for Breast Cancer, which will be held in October.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, New York City Travel, Pine Brook, NJ, Butler, NJ

International Business Times

Targets for Immunotherapy in Early-Stage Breast Cancer: Latest Research Reveals

Breast cancer claims thousands of innocent lives across the globe every year. Based on the different stages of breast cancer, the doctors decide on the mode of treatment.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Oncology

Shepparton News Online

Push for better rural cancer services

Cancer Council Victoria is campaigning for improvements to the Victorian Patient Transport Assistance Scheme ahead of this year's Victorian election.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Oncology

Patch.com

'Decoding Annie Parker' Makes NJ Premiere at Madison Theater

The New Jersey premiere of a the film, "Decoding Annie Parker," starring Samantha Morton and Helen Hunt, will be held next month in Madison.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Madison, NJ

New York Daily News

Daily Checkup for July 20: Sarcomas

A professor of medicine, pediatrics and orthopedics, Dr. Robert Maki specializes in treating tumors of the connective tissues called sarcomas.

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Related Topix: Sarcoma, Medicine, Health, Prostate Cancer

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