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Breast cancer survivor urges regular checkups
Several procedures and treatments later, Lauri Adams, 59, of Hot Springs, is a survivor of triple negative receptor breast cancer, which she was diagnosed with after a mammogram came back irregular in January 2013. Adams went for a biopsy after doctors ... [...]
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Wilmot Cancer Institute holds breast cancer research fundraiser
The event, which is Wilmot's biggest fundraiser of the year, helped raise funds for breast cancer research. The director of research at Wilmot Cancer Institute Hucky Land said the organization has expanded their treatment capabilities and now looks to ... [...]
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Younger women who opt out of mastectomy after breast cancer more likely to die …
It also doubled the likelihood of the cancer spreading. And these women saw their risk of dying from cancer up 60 per cent, while their chances of dying young were up 70 per cent. British experts said breast cancer treatment has moved on with women now ... [...]
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Exercise can minimize side effects of drugs used in cancer treatment
But DeNysschen's research suggests that exercise can minimize the side effects of some drugs used in treating cancer. A pilot study that looked at the effect of exercise on breast cancer patients taking drugs known as aromatase inhibitors (AIs) showed ... [...]
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Photo shoot boosts Cheshire cancer patient's confidence while sending message …
CHESHIRE — Feeling comfortable in her own skin while undergoing chemotherapy treatment for breast cancer was something that Jamie Collins struggled with, especially when she started losing her hair, but a local photographer helped her feel beautiful ... [...]
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Survivor: 'Until there's a cure, mark your calendar for Mother's Day'
It has raised more than $4.5 million, enabling the hospital to provide state-of-the-art treatment and services to breast cancer patients and their families, said Dr. Jilma Patrick, a fellowship-trained surgeon at the Little Company of Mary ... [...]
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'Alarming' underuse of trastuzumab in breast cancer
Nearly one-half of all eligible patients aged 65 years and older with Stage I–III breast cancer do not receive trastuzumab-based therapy, which has been proven effective. In a study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology, researchers found that ... [...]
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Does natural progesterone aid in the effective treatment of breast cancer?
My friend, Gladyce Fasteen, wanted to help, but she was fighting a return of her progesterone positive breast cancer (three lumps down her spine and a large lump on her shoulder). Her doctor informed her that further treatment was not indicated because ... [...]
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Exercise can help cancer survivors maximize health
Not only can exercise during cancer treatment improve physical functioning, it can enhance quality of life. While it is well known that exercise can lower one's risk of developing breast cancer by about 25%, women who exercise after completing breast ... [...]
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Metastectomies: Local Approaches to Breast Cancer Metastases
In patients with metastatic breast cancer (MBC), realistic treatment goals are improvement in quality of life (QOL) and life prolongation. However, there is increasing evidence that patients with oligometastatic disease (OMBC) do better in terms of ... [...]
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Womens's walk from Worcester to Cheltenham raised £5000 for breast cancer
A MALVERN woman who has survived breast cancer has just completed a 26-mile walk to raise funds for the fight against the disease. When Debbie Bird, aged 50 of Leadon Road, was being treated, she made friends with two fellow patients, Charlotte ... [...]
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Research to empower breast cancer patients Empowering patients with breast …
When women test positive for BRCA1 or BRCA2, or the new RECQL, typically the recommended treatment is prophylactic mastectomy to reduce the risk of developing cancer. While one in nine Canadian women is expected to develop breast cancer in her ... [...]
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The effect of ABCB1 polymorphisms on the outcome of breast cancer treatment
Abstract: The ABCB1 gene encodes a permeability glycoprotein, which is one of the most extensively studied human adenosine-triphosphate (ATP)-dependent efflux transporters. Permeability glycoprotein is expressed in the apical membranes of tissues such ... [...]
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Florida Biotech Company Licenses Cancer-Fighting Therapy From Mayo
This year is likely to be an important one for the Mayo Clinic's efforts to develop vaccines countering breast and ovarian cancers: A biotech company that has licensed two promising immunotherapies from the clinic says it's gearing up for crucial 2016 ... [...]
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Combination Therapy Seen to Slow Further Spread of Metastatic Breast Cancer in …
Primary findings showed that neratinib plus paclitaxel was not superior to trastuzumab plus paclitaxel as first-line treatment for ERBB2-positive metastatic breast cancer in terms of progression-free survival, but the combination was associated with ... [...]
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What It's Like to Get Breast Cancer As a 24-Year-Old Man
The day after surgery, he got a call from his surgeon, who abruptly told him he'd read the preliminary report and it looked like Miller had breast cancer. ... His girlfriend, whom he started dating shortly after treatment, was curious about his scar ... [...]
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