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1 hr ago | Philippines Today

Obesity might block breast cancer treatment: New Zealand study

Obesity could hinder the effects of a common drug that is used as part of a treatment to fight breast cancer in post-menopausal women, New Zealand scientists said Wednesday.


Related Topix: Cancer, Health

Madden 15 Gameplay! (So Much Rage!!)

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

4 hrs ago | Bromsgrove Standard

Worcestershires hospitals miss cancer targets

A SURGE in demand following national awareness raising campaigns has resulted in the county's hospitals missing key cancer targets.


Related Topix: Health

Tue Aug 19, 2014

WGN-TV Chicago

Alternate breast cancer treatment more direct route to tumor cells

An alternative form of a common breast cancer drug glides on the skin instead of traveling the distance through the blood stream.


Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine, Health

Vallejo Times-Herald

Recology raises cancer awareness in Solano County with pink Toters

Julia Lopez with Recology Vacaville Solano discusses their fund raising campaign for the Midnight Sun Foundation.


Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Solano County, CA, Vacaville, CA

Pharmaceutical Processing

Aggressive Breast Cancer Biomarker Identified

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.


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

Sisters' A 500 each over mum's care

COLCHESTER General Hospital has been ordered to pay compensation to two woman after a health watchdog found failings in theirmother's treatment for breast cancer.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Hispanic Business

Foundation grant to UA researcher to further breast cancer device

"I feel extremely good, together with my local business partner, Dr. ," Puskas said in a recent interview.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Science

Watford Observer

Watford General Hospital trust blames rise in breast cancer test waiting times on EastEnders

Women with suspected breast cancer in south west Hertfordshire are waiting longer to be seen by a specialist, according to figures released by the trust in charge of Watford General Hospital .


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Soap Opera, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Drama

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Medical News

UC Santa Cruz cancer researcher receives $350,000 to develop novel drugs for breast cancer

UC Santa Cruz cancer researcher Seth Rubin has received a $350,000 grant to fund his work toward the development of a new class of drugs for treating breast cancer .


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, UC Santa Cruz, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Biology, Science, Retinoblastoma, Genetics

How to decrease the risk of breast cancer during menopause?

With the high incidence of breast cancer in women of menopause and post menopause age, there is an urgency in learning how to prevent this condition from developing.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Menopause, Genetics, Hormone Replacement Therapy

DoD releases list of genetic tests covered by Tricare

The Pentagon's health arm published a list Friday of 35 laboratory-developed tests covered under a new pilot program, from the better-known BRCA1 and BRCA2 tests for breast cancer and in-utero cystic fibrosis to tests for rare inherited disorders like Lynch syndrome and Von Hippel-Lindau disease.


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

WLTX-TV Columbia

City of Columbia Raising Funds for Breast Cancer Charity

City of Columbia Raising Funds for Breast Cancer Charity Columbia, SC -- The City of Columbia departments have started selling t-shirts to help raise funds for Check out this story on Columbia, SC -- The City of Columbia's departments have started selling t-shirts to help raise funds for a Breast Cancer support ... (more)


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Columbia, SC


NSAIDs tied to reduced breast cancer recurrence among obese

Hormone-driven breast cancer was less likely to return in overweight women who regularly used anti-inflammatory medicines, they found.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Accelerated radiation treatment lessens time for some breast cancer treatments

Diagnosed in January with breast cancer in both of her breasts, Anne "Nancy" Butler was faced with a number of radiation treatment options after a lumpectomy.


Related Topix: Cancer, Health, Westfield, MA

This Is Staffordshire

Sister shave heads after Stanfields mum's shock breast cancer...

HAIR WE GO: Lisa Roberts, Tracy Mason and Sharon Campbell. Below, the trio after the head shave.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Chronicle Live

Cancer death rates fall by almost a quarter over 20 years in the North East

New figures released from Cancer Research UK show that less people are dying from breast, bowel, lung and prostate cancers Cancer death rates have fallen by almost a quarter in the North East in the last 20 years thanks to improved screening and treatment.


Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Arimidex, Anastrozole (generic), Lung Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Smoking

Daily Echo

Tragic death of mum who beat cancer

After six months of intensive treatment, the 30-year-old from Southampton was looking forward to getting her normal family life back and was busy making plans for her son's first birthday.


Related Topix: Hampshire County, England, United Kingdom, Medicine, Health, Oncology

Sun Aug 17, 2014

BBC News

Cancer death rates 'down by 25%'

Death rates for lung, breast, bowel and prostate cancer combined have fallen by 25% in Scotland over the past 20 years, according to Cancer Research UK.


Related Topix: Prostate Cancer, Health, Medicine, Lung Cancer

San Diego NewsCape

How Breast Cancer Usurps the Powers of Mammary Stem Cells

During pregnancy, certain hormones trigger specialized mammary stem cells to create milk-producing cells essential to lactation.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, UC San Diego, August, CA, Stem Cell Research, Science / Technology, Genetics

August 24 Check Your Genes 5K Benefits Breast and Ovarian Cancer

Sunday August 24 at 9am is the Check Your Genes - Know Your DNA 5K Run and Walk in Crestview Hills, KY.


Related Topix: Crestview Hills, KY, Medicine, Health, Edgewood, KY