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11 min ago | Darlington and Stockton Times

Line-dancing protesters call for breast cancer clinic to reopen

DOLLY DANCING: Breast Cancer survivors, Mp Jenny Chapman along with dancers dress as Dolly Parton to protest the decision to transfer the breast cancer support group out of the area.


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

1 hr ago | Bizcommunity

R200,000 donation in aid of breast cancer

It created a special edition of its number one selling Oil Sheen Hair Spray and donated R1 of every can sold to PinkDrive.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Research for breast cancer in young women gets $5.7M boost

The Government of Canada and the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation are investing $5.7 million in support of a national research team investigating breast cancer in young women.


Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine, Health

WABC-AM New York

Researchers Use Microchip-Based Device to Culture Certain Types of Breast Cancer Cells

A preliminary study at Massachusetts General Hospital found that specially developed microchips may be able to detect certain types of breast cancer cells in a patient's bloodstream.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Massachusetts General Hospital

Wiltshire Times

Bradford on Avon team trek across Tanzania to help Women v Cancer

A Bradford on Avon fundraising team started pedalling their way towards raising A 9,000 for a woman's cancer challenge at Sainsbury's this weekend.


Related Topix: United Kingdom, Wiltshire County, England, Medicine, Health

BioResearch Online

Singapore's First Breast Cancer Cell Bank Started By CSI

The Cancer Science Institute of Singapore announced that it has started the first University-based Breast Cancer Cell Bank in the country with the aim of fostering greater understanding of the disease and its potential treatments.


Related Topix: Health, World News, Indonesia, Asian-American

DVDCreation Reviews

Living Beyond Breast Cancer Opens Registration For Sept 27th Fall Conference In Philadelphia

General session speakers include: Virginia Borges , MD, MMSc, director, Cancer Center; Lu Ann Cahn , reporter, WCAU-TV, cancer survivor and author of the inspirational memoir, I Dare Me ; Clifford A. Hudis , MD; Chief, Breast Cancer Medicine Service, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center; Rita Nanda , MD, Associate Director, Breast Medical ... (more)


Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Oncology, Memorial SloanKettering Cancer Center, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry

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

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)