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42 min ago | WRAL.com

Rocky Mount healthcare provider proactively fighting breast cancer

"More women have breast cancer here, and more women die from breast cancer here, so it's definitely a problem, and we're trying to address it," said Dr. Todd Goodnight, a radiologist at Nash Breast Care.

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5 hrs ago | This Is Leicestershire

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Tony Herbert, of Wigston, will be taking part in a show in London for Breast Cancer Care, alongside 22 women and one other man who have all suffered from the disease.

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9 hrs ago | Bridlington Free Press

Cancer-battling artist showcases work in Bridlington

An artist who beat cancer showcased a vibrant exhibition of her works in Bridlington last Friday at a recently opened gallery.

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Related Topix: Arts, Photography, Painting, Medicine, Health

Fri Aug 22, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

Endogenous hormones improve breast cancer risk models

Inclusion of endogenous hormones in prediction models improves prediction of invasive breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women, according to a study published online Aug. 18 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Oncology, Hospital Administration, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Healthcare Industry

EurekAlert!

Women with severe, chronic health issues are screened for breast cancer less often

Women with severe disabilities and multiple chronic conditions are screened for breast cancer less often than women with no disabilities or no chronic conditions, a new study has found.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Preventive Medicine, Ontario (Ontario, CA), Health Insurance, Long Term Care

Examiner.com

celebrity breast health sparks awareness, Dr. Adolphus Sowemimo offers insight

Recent statistics paint a harsh reality about women and breast health in the United States.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Lung Cancer

KIII

Buckin' For Breast Cancer Kicks Off With Bull Riding

Help out local breast cancer patients and Breast Friends with Coastal Bend Wellness Foundation with some bull riding.

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PhysOrg Weblog

Obesity affects breast cancer treatment

Obesity may affect a common drug that is used as part of the treatment to fight breast cancer in post-menopausal women.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Oncology, Acupuncture

Medical News Today

Overactive protein in basal-like carcinoma offers target for new breast cancer therapeutics

Two Northwestern University scientists have identified a biomarker strongly associated with basal-like breast cancer , a highly aggressive carcinoma that is resistant to many types of chemotherapy .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Biotech, Science / Technology, Bioinformatics, CPU

Medical News Today

NSAIDs may halve breast cancer recurrence in overweight women

A new study by researchers at the University of Texas in Austin finds that recurrence of hormone-related breast cancer was reduced by more than half in overweight and obese women who regularly used nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.

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This Is Lancashire

Mum with cancer and her carer daughter given first ever holiday to Pontins

A MUM with incurable cancer and her daughter are to enjoy their first holiday away together thanks to a Bolton charity.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Warwickonline.com

Twin makes her sister's family dream come true

THE HAPPY FAMILY: Twin sisters Courtney and Danielle have gone on a unique journey this past year.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Kids, Family

Westport News

Gala to celebrate Breast Cancer Center anniversary

The Breast Cancer Survival Center is celebrating its 15th anniversary at the "Tickled Pink" dinner and dancing gala on Saturday, Sept.

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CBS Local

Motorcyclists Ride To Raise Money For Breast Cancer Awareness

Every year, the bikers rev their engines for the Lynnda Laubach Breast Cancer Awareness Ride.

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NewsOn6 Tulsa

Tulsa Breast Cancer Survivor Shares What Helps Her Get Through Each Day

One woman out of eight will be diagnosed with breast cancer sometime during her life.

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Pharmaceutical Processing

Pfizer Initiates Expanded Access Program For Advanced Breast Cancer Treatment

Pfizer Inc. announced that the company has initiated a multi-center, open-label expanded access program in the United States for the investigational CDK 4/6 inhibitor, palbociclib.

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Related Topix: Pfizer, Biotech, Healthcare Industry, Cancer, Health, Healthcare Law, Law, Food and Drug Administration

Sunday Herald

Leading clinician: some of my colleagues are lying about NHS's future in indy debate

A LEADING cancer clinician has accused politicians and fellow doctors of telling a "total and utter lie" when they say Scotland must become independent to protect the Scottish NHS.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Eastern Daily Press

Lowestoft area WI groups help breast cancer sufferers at Gorleston centre

Blundeston Women's Institute group have made numerous comfort cushions which have been presented to the Louise Hamilton Centre at the James Paget University Hospital.

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Surrey Leader

Finding love on two charitable wheels

Siobhan Coates and Graham Street met three years ago while training for the Ride2Survive cycling fundraiser.

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Health.com

Many Women Who Have Mastectomy Don't Get Breast Reconstruction: Study

Breast reconstruction after a mastectomy has long been an option, but a new study shows that only about 42 percent of women choose it.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Memorial SloanKettering Cancer Center, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Healthcare Law, Law, Women's Health

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