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Men urged to check breasts as cancer cases rise
Breast Cancer Care's chief executive Samia al Qadhi said: “We want to ensure men are checking for signs and symptoms, as they would for well-known male cancers like prostate or testicular.” Alarmingly, 73 per cent of men fail to do so regularly ... [...]
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10 Essential Facts About Breast Cancer
Sometimes a disease doesn't seem so scary when you know the basic facts, so we talked with a few breast specialists who have in-depth knowledge about the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of breast cancer. Read on to find out what you should know. [...]
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UAE needs more specialists to tackle breast cancer, experts say
DUBAI // A lack of training in breast cancer detection could be a factor in late diagnosis, experts say. Radiologists can specialise in the detection of breast cancer and understanding the nuances of the disease at its various stages, but the UAE lacks ... [...]
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Increase in Genetic Risk of Breast Cancer Triggered by Alcohol Consumption
Preventing breast cancer is the ultimate goal of this work, though it also has implications for women undergoing hormone replacement therapy for menopausal symptoms, as alcohol can affect the actions of the hormones they take to manage their symptoms. [...]
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Stay strong, Janice Dickinson! 8 famous women who kicked breast cancer's butt
The C-word is still one of the scariest words a person can hear, and on Monday (March 28), Janice Dickinson revealed in an interview with The Daily Mail that she has been diagnosed with breast cancer. After finding a pea-sized lump in her right breast ... [...]
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Diagnosis and Treatment Is Just the Start: Issues Facing the Young With Breast …
A breast cancer diagnosis is obviously devastating at any age. Forget chemo-induced puking and hairloss, the issues facing younger women going through cancer treatment go much deeper, but are often ignored and belittled by healthcare professionals. [...]
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The best treatment for breast cancer
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) One of every eight women will develop breast cancer in her lifetime. But even with that diagnosis, there is hope! Most of them will be cured. The key is early detection, knowing what to look for, and then what to do when you ... [...]
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Multivitamin Use Protects Against Chemotherapy-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy …
Newswise — Researchers at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI), in collaboration with investigators from the cooperative group SWOG, have found that use of multivitamins prior to diagnosis may reduce the risk of neuropathy in breast cancer patients ... [...]
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JFK Airport's Terminal 4 turns pink for breast cancer awareness
USA. JFK Terminal 4's management company JFKIAT has teamed up with the American Cancer Society to support Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Half a dozen six-foot place cards listing facts about breast cancer have been placed in JFKIAT's retail lounge, ... [...]
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Eribulin (Halaven)
While the disease can be diagnosed in both genders, it affects about 230,000 new female patients as well as 2,300 males every year in the US, according to estimates from the American Cancer Society. Breast cancer patients often experience symptoms like ... [...]
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Effects of Hair Loss in Breast Cancer Patients
... by a reputable institution that highlights the effects of hair loss in women suffering from breast cancer. The researchers conducted interviews of more than twenty women regarding their experiences after they were treated for breast cancer in early ... [...]
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Bermondsey cancer sufferer makes appeal after she, her mum and sister get …
Tilly, who has had one breast removed and expects to remove the other in the near future, wants to use her tragic situation to help raise awareness about cancer and its early symptoms – after her own diagnosis saved the life of her mum Janet. Janet ... [...]
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