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2 hrs ago | 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

3 hrs ago | 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

7 hrs ago | 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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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

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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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

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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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Entertainment

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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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

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