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soy may help breast cancer patients to live longer




maximilian stock ltd.—getty imagesthere is perhaps no more complicated and fraught connection between cancer and food than the one between breast cancer and soy.when studies first revealed that women in asian countries who eat a significant amount of soy daily were less likely to die of breast can...



city of hope researchers discover how breast cancer spreads to the brain




duarte, calif. -- ninety percent of cancer deaths are from cancer spread. breast cancer patients, for example, typically do not die because cancer returns in their breast, they die because it spreads to other parts of their body. the most dangerous of which is the brain. approximately 40 percent of ...



new study: aggressive breast cancer grows faster in obese environment




it's not just what's inside breast cancer cells that matters. it's also the environment surrounding cancer cells that drives the disease, according to researchers at the university of north carolina lineberger comprehensive cancer center. in an abstract that will be presented april 3 at the american...



mayo breast cancer study provides critical information on tumor sequencing and c




rochester, minn. -- tumor sequencing is increasingly used to select treatment for patients with cancer, but its role in women with newly diagnosed breast cancer is unknown. mayo clinic researchers reported today in the journal of the national cancer institute the results of a prospective tumor seque...



soy food consumption linked to prolonged survival in some breast cancer patients




new research indicates that dietary soy products are safe and even beneficial for women diagnosed with breast cancer. published early online in cancer, a peer-reviewed journal of the american cancer society, the findings may help resolve controversies over soy's potential link to breast cancer outco...



women at high risk for breast cancer more likely to get mri when informed direct




a study published in the journal health communications shows that women at high risk for breast cancer who received a letter informing them of their options for additional imaging with contrast-enhanced mri of the breast (in addition to a letter sent to their primary care physician) were more likely...



can latina breast cancer patients and their doctors bridge the cultural divide?




image: this is steven j. katz, m.d., m.p.h. view more credit: michigan medicineann arbor, michigan - the largest study to date of how latina breast cancer patients evaluate treatment options highlights the need to counteract language barriers, information overload and a tendency to defer to rather ...



longmont's parascript partners with new zealand's volpara on early breast cancer




longmont-based software company parascript partnered with new zealand tech firm volpara to help advance technology for breast cancer detection.volpara offers software to measure breast density, a difficult feature to detect with conventional mammography. breast density has been shown in studies to b...



novel approach can reveal personalized breast cancer treatments




image: dr. anna malovannaya and dr. matthew ellis in the mass-spectrometry lab at baylor college of medicine. view more credit: baylor college of medicinethe goal of cancer therapy is to destroy the tumor or stop it from growing and spreading to other parts of the body. reaching toward this goal, a...



risks of getting breast implants, according to a surgeon




there are risks involved in every surgical procedure, but this is one you may not have expected: the fda recently reported 359 cases and nine deaths from a rare cancer linked to breast implants.the cancer is anaplastic large cell lymphoma (alcl), which impacts the cells around the implant. this non-...



different breast cancer treatment options vary widely in their cost-effectivenes




a new study published today in the journal of the national cancer institute indicates that different therapies for early-stage breast cancer have very different relative values. some therapies may have fewer complications and be much less expensive than others. women may be making treatment decision...



when the doctor recommends against the surgery a breast cancer patient wants




image: this is steven j. katz, m.d., m.p.h. view more credit: michigan medicineann arbor, michigan - more women with breast cancer are electing to have both breasts removed, even when cancer affects only one breast. the procedure, called contralateral prophylactic mastectomy (cpm), is a more comple...



breakthrough discovery may make blood test feasible for detecting cancer




image: andy tao, a professor at purdue university's college of agriculture, discovers a protein that could make cancer detection possible through a blood test view more credit: credit: purdue agricultural communications/tom campbellwest lafayette, ind. - doctors may soon be able to detect and monit...



exposure to bpa substitute, bps, multiplies breast cancer cells




orlando -- bisphenol s (bps), a substitute for the chemical bisphenol a (bpa) in the plastic industry, shows the potential for increasing the aggressiveness of breast cancer through its behavior as an endocrine-disrupting chemical, a new study finds. the results, which tested bps in human breast can...



newly discovered vulnerability in an aggressive breast cancer provides therapeut




triple-negative breast cancer quickly becomes resistant to current therapies, leaving patients no therapeutic options. bidmc researchers discovered that tnbc cells increase production of pyrimidine nucleotides in response to traditional chemotherapy. discovery represents a vulnerability that can be ...



pink ribbon walk | riviera insider




on sunday 12th march, the fifth annual pink ribbon walk will take place in monaco. supporting breast cancer victims and raising awareness on the methods of early breast cancer detection are at the centre of the association’s work, and the walk will involve hundreds of women, men and children dress...



vale vanessa sutton, wife, mother and another human face to the toll of breast c




"hello, mummy!"four-year-old stephanie sutton innocently calls out to her mum as she gleefully throws a balloon towards the sky. mark sutton and children will 13, samantha, 15, and stephanie, 4, with balloons they held recently for an early birthday party for their wife and mother vanessa sutton who...



fda oks new novartis drug for type of advanced breast cancer




in a saturday, aug. 13, 2016 file photo, logo of swiss pharmaceutical company novartis is seen at the novartis korea office in seoul, south korea. u.s. regulators have approved a new drug as an initial treatment for postmenopausal women with a type of advanced breast cancer.



belly dancing to recover from cancer treatment




a breast-cancer survivor’s unlikely therapy for people looking to return to life before chemo



belly dancing to recover from cancer treatment




a breast-cancer survivor’s unlikely therapy for people looking to return to life before chemo



women with breast cancer can get free reconstructions at the canberra hospital




women who need a breast reconstruction after cancer are being asked to consider being referred to the plastic surgery department at the canberra hospital where they can have the procedure done for free rather than going through the private system and paying $20,000 or more.canberra plastic surgeon ...



nine us deaths linked to breast implant-associated cancer




nine women are believed to have died in the united states from a rare cancer linked to breast implants, us health officials said tuesday, with more than 350 cases of the disease recorded nationwide. a possible association between breast implants and anaplastic large-cell lymphoma (alcl) was first id...



poor adolescent, early adult diet associated with increased risk for premenopaus




bottom line: women who consumed a diet as adolescents or young adults associated with chronic inflammation had a higher risk for premenopausal breast cancer compared with those whose adolescent and early adulthood diet was not associated with chronic inflammationjournal in which the study was publis...



brca testing on the rise for those without breast or ovarian cancers




galveston, texas - more women are requesting brca gene testing associated with certain types of cancer thanks to increased interest in the procedure. traditionally women tested for mutations in the cancer-susceptibility genes brca1 and brca2 have been those diagnosed with early onset breast or ovari...



a vulnerability in triple-negative breast cancer could improve treatment outcome




image: alex toker is an investigator at the ludwig center at harvard. view more credit: ludwig cancer researchmarch 2, 2017, new york -- a team of researchers led by alex toker of the ludwig center at harvard has discovered a metabolic weakness in triple-negative breast cancer (tnbc) cells that may...