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ETX community fundraising to help single mom with stage 4 cancer

The Chapel Hill community is standing behind one of their own. Jackie Adams is a newly single mom of five children.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

Freshnews

Regen BioPharma Provides Update on dCellVax Breast Cancer Immunotherapy

Thomas Ichim, PhD, Chief Scientific Officer of Regen BioPharma, stated, "We are pleased to announce that Regen BioPharma has successfully achieved silencing of the IDO gene in human dendritic cells, which is a major step forward in development of our Investigational New Drug application to the FDA."

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Healthcare Law, Law, Food and Drug Administration

Health News Digest

Expressive Writing May Help Breast Cancer Survivors

HOUSTON, Aug. 1, 2014 - Writing down fears, emotions and the benefits of a cancer diagnosis may improve health outcomes for Asian-American breast cancer survivors, according to a study conducted by a researcher at the University of Houston .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Asian-American, University of Houston, Life, Veteran Affairs, Stress

KOMO News

Volunteers literally climb mountains to cure breast cancer

There's progress being made on paying for research right here in Seattle that could one day save women from ever hearing the words, "You have breast cancer."

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Lymphoma

Business Journal

Susan G. Komen race supporters raise $1 million in fight against breast cancer

Susan G. Komen San Antonio has approved $1 million for breast cancer screening, treatment, education and research, the organization announced this week.

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Business Journal

Susan G. Komen race supporters raise $1 million in fight against breast cancer

Susan G. Komen San Antonio has approved $1 million for breast cancer screening, treatment, education and research, the organization announced this week.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

The Baltimore Sun

The Pill linked to breast cancer risk for younger women

A new statistical analysis finds that women under age 50 who were diagnosed with breast cancer were also more likely to have recently been on some versions of the Pill.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Birth Control

Northern Michigan News

Clinic to provide answers that might take months

A new clinic at Mercy Hospital Cadillac aims to make a breast cancer diagnosis and follow-up treatment faster, easier and more comfortable for women.

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Related Topix: Cadillac, MI, Medicine, Health, Oncology

Medical News Today

In patients using drugs to prevent breast cancer recurrence,...

Use of electroacupuncture - a form of acupuncture where a small electric current is passed between pairs of acupuncture needles - produces significant improvements in fatigue , anxiety and depression in as little as eight weeks for early stage breast cancer patients experiencing joint pain related to the use of aromatase inhibitors to treat breast ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Acupuncture, Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Government, Oncology

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Whittier Daily News

American Cancer Society hosts 4th annual breast cancer 5K walk in Whittier

Pepsi Jimenez, center, is seen at last year's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K Walk.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Whittier, CA, Charitable Organizations, American Cancer Society

Medical Daily

Breast Cancer Risk Increases Among Women Who Take Birth Control Pills With High Levels Of Estrogen

Experts agree that women who begin menstruating late or start menopause early are at an increased breast cancer risk because they produce more estrogen throughout their life compared to other women.

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The Times of Trenton

ABC anchor speaks as Capital Health Hopewell celebrates accreditation of breast cancer center

HOPEWELL TOWNSHIP - When producers at Good Morning America asked news anchor Amy Robach to undergo her first mammogram in October on live television, her first reaction was, "'Are you kidding me? You want me to do what? There is no way,'" she said.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Health, Oncology

The Times of Trenton

GMA news anchor Amy Robach speaks at Capital Health - Hopewell about surviving breast cancer

Fellowship trained breast surgeon, Dr. Lisa Allen, Director Capital Health Center for Comprehensive Breast Care speaks with a reporter.

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Surgical Products

Women Could Benefit From Tamoxifen Therapy For Breast Cancer

Innovative research by Rene Bernards, Ph.D., the co-founder of Agendia, Inc., has identified a gene signature that has potential to identify which patients will benefit from tamoxifen therapy.

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Related Topix: Health, Endometrial Cancer

The Fresno Bee

Campbell expansion will bring 3-D mammography

The Gillette News Record reported Thursday that the technology is called tomosynthesis, and it aims to catch instances of breast cancer earlier and more effectively.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Food and Drug Administration

Independent.ie

'I feel good': Majella O'Donnell to undergo final corrective surgery for breast cancer

The wife of Daniel O'Donnell has been a vocal advocate for breast cancer since her shock diagnosis in xxx last year and she's nearly at the end of her road to recovery.

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Medical News

No two single tumor cells in breast cancer patients have same genome

Just as no two people possess the same genetic makeup, a recent study has shown that no two single tumor cells in breast cancer patients have an identical genome.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Genetics, Biology, Science

CBC News

Sleeping in darkness improves effectiveness of breast cancer drug

Exposure to light at night suppresses levels of the hormone melatonin. New research is looking into the link between low levels of melatonin and resistance to tamoxifen, a common breast cancer drug.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Biology, Science, Tulane University

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Montreal Gazette

Upping the fight against breast cancer

Those who work with young adults say the reality of cancer is awful at any age, but in the very young it can be heartbreaking.

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Montreal Gazette

Breast cancer diagnosis turned young mother's world upside-down

Julie Szasz with her daughter Eva at their home in St-Lazare. Szasz was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2010 that spread to her bones, but is in remission now.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Canada, Oncology

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