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3 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

Mayo Clinic technique improves outlook for breast cancer surgeries

On April 9, it released the latest evidence - research showing that a novel technique improves outcomes for women with breast cancer, the nation's No.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Lung Cancer, Surgery, Pathology, Oncology

6 hrs ago | KREM-TV Spokane

Breast cancer survivor's husband races for a cure

SPOKANE, Wash. Ask any participant at this year's Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Eastern Washington, and they'll tell you who they're running for.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Spokane, WA

Thu Apr 17, 2014

WILX-TV Lansing

Pink Week Promotes Breast Cancer Awareness

Here's one way to draw attention to the fight against breast cancer. More than 1,000 pink ribbons were put up around downtown Lansing Thursday as part of the fifth annual Lansing In The Pink Week.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Michigan

WJLA-TV Arlington

'D.C. Pink Divas' spread awareness about breast cancer to city's girls and women of color

Shyrea Thompson believes, in order to save women in D.C. from breast cancer, you've got to educate and support.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

WNDU-TV South Bend

Treatment helps to destroy breast cancer cells

Two years ago doctors told Lisa Ridgeway she had triple negative breast cancer, a very aggressive disease with no cure.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Oncology

PhysOrg Weblog

First genetic link discovered to difficult-to-diagnose breast cancer sub-type

Scientists have identified the first genetic variant specifically associated with the risk of a difficult-to-diagnose cancer sub-type accounting for around 10-15 per cent of all breast cancer cases.

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Related Topix: Health, Genetics, Biology, Science

New Canaan News-Review

Breast cancer survivor celebrates recovery with cocktail party

Dr. Stephanie Goldpin, OBGYN; Beth Allen Reilly, breast cancer survivor and party host; and Dr. David Gruen, Director of Women's Imaging, Stamford Health Integrated Practices.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Canaan, CT, New Canaan, CT

Daily Press & Argus

Editorial: Good to see Bras for a Cause prosper

Patrick Blaisdell laughs as he readies to put on the bra he'll model to MC Hammer's "Hammertime."

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Related Topix: Livingston County, MI, Medicine, Health, Opinion

The Moultrie News

Breast cancer survivors unite

The Lowcountry affiliate of Susan G. Komen will host its 2014 Survivor Celebration on Sunday, April 27 at the downtown Charleston Marriott from 3 to 5 p.m. This annual event brings together survivors from across the Komen Lowcountry Affiliate's 17-county service area and their family/ friends, known as 'co-survivors,' for an educational afternoon ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

CiteULike

Tamoxifen-induced Apoptosis in Breast Cancer Cells Relates to...

Tamoxifen has been shown to induce apoptosis in breast cancer cells. bcl-2 family genes, which can interact with each other, have been shown to interfere with apoptosis after various stimuli.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Wed Apr 16, 2014

WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Drowning deaths down overall, but still a problem

Just in time for summer swimming and boating season comes a grim government report: Drowning deaths are still a problem in the United States, even though overall deaths from drowning are down.

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Related Topix: Sleep, Medicine, Health, Chiropractic, Cancer, H1N1 Influenza / Swine Flu, Influenza

CiteULike

Differences in biological features of breast cancer between Caucasian ...

In Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, Vol. 145, No. 1. , pp. 177-183, doi:10.1007/s10549-014-2903-0 Information on hormone receptor and human epidermal growth factor receptor-2 expression in breast cancer is acknowledged as mandatory for prognostic stratification and treatment planning.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Africa, Tanzania, World News

Clarksville Online

Austin Peay State University Breast Cancer 5k Supports Relay For Life

On April 5th, more than 200 runners, walkers and community supporters braved the chill of early spring for the 4th Annual Breast Cancer 5k at Austin Peay State University.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Austin Peay State University, Montgomery County, TN, Clarksville, TN

PhysOrg Weblog

Body Mass Index associated with breast cancer, regardless of body shape

A study of predominantly white women finds a larger waist circumference is associated with higher risk of postmenopausal breast cancer, but not beyond its contribution to BMI.

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

Western Gazette

Help Bournemouth Hospital patients recovering from breast surgery

Bournemouth Hospital Charity is appealing for donations of material that can be used to make cushions and bags for patients recovering from breast surgery.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Ivanhoe

Heating Up Breast Cancer

DALLAS Two years ago, doctors told Lisa Ridgeway she had triple negative breast cancer, a very aggressive disease with no cure.

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Related Topix: Health, Oncology

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Advocate

Organizers gearing up for breast cancer walk

The Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk is 187 days away. Preparation starts now.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Licking County, OH, Newark, OH, Ohio State University

Chronicle Live

Losing our mam to cancer actually saved our lives

One minute they are smiling and laughing, the next they hug each other in tears.

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Related Topix: Health

The Times-Picayune

Lunch & Learn about early detection for prostate, breast cancer

"Early Detection, the Best Protection: Prostate and Breast Cancer" will be the focus of an April 25 Lunch & Learn series presentation April 25, noon to 1 p.m. This free Slidell Memorial Hospital program will be presented by Dr. Carrie Marquette.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Prostate Cancer

Business Wire

VuCOMP M-Vu Breast Density Version 2.0 Released

Automated breast density measurement technology adds critical dimension to the analysis of breast density beyond volume alone: identifying dense tissue in the breast that could mask cancer and taking into account dispersion of fibroglandular tissue )--VuCOMP, Inc. announced today that it has released an updated version of its M-Vu Breast Density.

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Related Topix: Radiology, Medicine, Healthcare Law, Law, Health

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