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14 min ago | 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

14 min ago | 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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Related Topix: Cancer, Health

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

WOWT-TV Omaha

Pregnant...With Breast Cancer

Having a baby. Being diagnosed with cancer. Two life-changing events. A doctor at Jennie Edmundson hospital found herself dealing with both - at the same time.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine, Health

CBS Local

Health: Zapping Away Side Effects of Breast Cancer Treatment

New help for breast cancer patients struggling with difficult side effects caused by drugs taken to prevent a recurrence.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Acupuncture, Arimidex, Anastrozole (generic), Fatigue

Battle Creek Enquirer

Battle Creek Coyotes to Hold Benefit Game for Crissy Castellanos

The Battle Creek Coyotes will be raising money for our beneficiary, Crissy Castellanos who is battling cancer.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Battle Creek, MI, Small Business, Personal Finance, Albion College, Europe, World News, United Kingdom

Worcester News

Father and son tackle cycling challenge in support of the fight against breast cancer

David and Matthew Toye will be taking on the Prudential Ride 100, a 100-mile cycle challenge through London and Surrey, on Sunday, August 10. Mr Toye, of Upper Welland is 72, and his son Matthew, who now lives in Guildford with his family, is 42 , giving them a combined age of 114.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Fox News

Even dim light at night may interfere with breast cancer drug, study says

Light at night has already been widely linked to poorer sleep quality , but now even dim light is being shown to interfere with a breast cancer drug's ability to do its job.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine, Health

The Indian Express

Acupuncture boon for breast cancer patients

Acupuncture can bring significant improvements in fatigue, anxiety and depression in as little as eight weeks for early stage breast cancer patients.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Acupuncture, Health

Watertown Daily Times

New 3D ultrasound at Canton-Potsdam Hospital will aid breast cancer detection

One in two. That's about how many women today have dense tissue in their breasts.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Radiology

BioMed Central

Ki67 expression and the effect of neo-adjuvant chemotherapy on luminal HER2-negative breast cancer

Patients with luminal HER2-negative tumours have a favourable prognosis. However, there is a subpopulation in which poorer outcomes are obtained with endocrine therapy alone.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Scoop

Treatment A Game Changer For Breast Cancer

The news that Intrabeam, the revolutionary one dose, one time treatment for early-stage breast cancer is being made available to women in the UK by Britain's national health service has been welcomed by New Zealand breast cancer organisations.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine, Health

Echo-news.co.uk

Echo: No one can ever call me a "right tit" again

No one expects to get cancer. No one expects to get cancer when they are 41 and relatively healthy.

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Related Topix: Health

The Standard

Breast cancer fight boosted by 3D

There should be subsidized mass breast cancer screening in light of new, less painful 3D mammography that gives lower false- positives, radiologists say.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Radiology, Women's Health

Forbes.com

It's Not Just About Survival: Why Some Breast Cancer Patients Opt For Surgery on Both Sides

Years ago, journalists who had breast cancer fought with words to inform other women with breast cancer that, in many cases, they didn't need a mastectomy.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Journalism, Oncology, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Genetics, Healthcare Industry

The Post-Standard

Upstate Cancer Center wants to increase breast cancer screenings among black women

The Upstate Cancer Center is launching a new program designed to increase the number of mammogram cancer screenings among African-American women.

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Related Topix: African-American, Medicine, Health, Syracuse, NY

Newswise

Researchers to Study Hereditary Breast Cancer to Find BRCA1 Treatment Option

The grant will fund a two-year project to study the mechanisms behind hereditary breast cancer related to the BRCA1 gene.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Thorne Today

Expert weighs up new breast cancer therapy

A Sheffield cancer expert has given a cautious welcome to a new breast cancer treatment which promises to replace long radiotherapy sessions with a single, targeted shot.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine, Health, Oncology

Mon Jul 28, 2014

NewsTarget.com

Double mastectomies offer almost no survival benefit for breast cancer patients, 20-year study proves

Western medicine is so aggressive and cut-throat that even the idea of prevention has been skewed to the point of chopping off and cutting out body parts for "preventing" cancer that isn't even there.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

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