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Health: As women live longer, at what age should mammograms stop? No clear …
18, 2015, Marion Jones, who was treated for breast cancer, poses for picture beside her painting “Street in Provence” at her house in Silver Spring, Md. Lost in the arguing over whether women should begin mammograms at age 40 or 50 or somewhere in ... [...]
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Combination Drug Holds Promise in Breast Cancer Treatment
In a new research by the Perelman School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania, the combination of the new breast cancer drug palbociclib with paclitaxel (Taxol) was able to reduce the size of tumors in almost half of the patients who are ... [...]
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Tata Hospital's load decreases as ACTREC gets diagnostic facility
Mumbai : Cancer patients residing in Navi Mumbai, Kharghar and Panvel can now breathe a sigh of relief as Advanced Centre for Treatment Research and Education in Cancer (ACTREC) in association with Tata Memorial Hospital (TMH) will now be providing ... [...]
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Tata Memorials Navi Mumbai unit also offering cancer treatment | Mumbai NYOOOZ
Summary: In some good news for those who plan to undergo cancer treatment at the Tata Memorial Centre (TMC), a new wing will be offering treatment to patients in Navi Mumbai. The Advanced Center for Treatment, Research and Education in Cancer ... [...]
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People & Places: Pink Stiletto Soiree
“Breast cancer is the most commonly treated cancer at our hospital,” said Richard Haldeman, president and CEO of Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Tulsa, “and it is a comfort to know that our breast cancer patients have access to the support of ... [...]
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Tata Memorial's Navi Mumbai unit also offering cancer treatment
Research on breast cancer at ACTREC is focused on developing novel therapeutic modalities. "This is a great news for people who come all the way from Navi Mumbai, Raigad and other places to get treatment for cancer. Instead of coming to Mumbai, they ... [...]
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Nearly 1/3 of Elderly Receive Non-Recommended Cancer Screening Tests
Dr. Abdollah: Cancer screening aims to detect tumors early, before they become symptomatic. Evidence suggests that detection and treatment of early-stage tumors may reduce cancer mortality among screened individuals. Despite this potential benefit ... [...]
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Women with high risk of cancer effectively told 'come back when you have tumours'
"As we get to know more about the genetic risk of breast cancer, anyone at higher risk may become increasingly anxious about access to preventative treatment. It will be important for healthcare providers to keep up with this area as it develops. “If ... [...]
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Jackson, Summit Township firefighters give $7500 to three breast cancer survivors
Stephens, a retired administrative assistant at Consumers Energy, learned she had breast cancer in August and is undergoing treatment. Wearing a white scarf on her head and a smile on her face, she looked in awe at a fire truck and thanked the ... [...]
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Human implant: broccoli can help beat breast cancer by passing genetic …
“Oral delivery of tumour-suppressive plant micro RNA may provide a new non-invasive strategy for cancer prevention and treatment in humans,” Wang said. But because the animals were not directly fed with broccoli, “it remains to be seen whether ... [...]
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Witnesses describe laser-based cancer treatment in fraud trial of former …
About a year after paying $10,000 in 2008 and undergoing what she believed to be a life-saving treatment for her breast cancer, the tumor broke through Cynthia Babecka's skin. Bob Babecka, her husband, recalled Friday the conversation he had with ... [...]
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Zacks Investment Research Lowers GTx, Inc. (GTXI) to Hold
According to Zacks, “GTx, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery, development and commercialization of small molecules for the treatment of cancer, including treatments for breast and prostate cancer, and other serious medical ... [...]
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Three Critical Decisions in Breast Cancer Radiotherapy
Editor's Note: Radiation therapy has become an integral part of breast cancer treatment, but skipping radiation in select low-risk breast cancer patients may be a viable option. During a plenary session at the 2015 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium ... [...]
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Millions get unnecessary cancer screening tests
Many older Americans are unnecessarily screened for breast and prostate cancer, which can lead to treatments they don't need, a new study contends. The practice may also be costing the U.S. health care system $1.2 billion a year, the researchers added. [...]
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French woman given cancer treatment on wrong breast
According to the report the woman underwent 22 sessions of radiotherapy to treat her breast cancer. The only problem was the treatment was directed at the wrong breast. The error was only picked up when the husband became worried about reddening skin ... [...]
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Siouxland radiologists dissect new mammography guidelines
SIOUX CITY | Since the U.S. Preventative Services Task Force (USPSTF) released its new breast cancer screening guidelines earlier this month, Adnan Qalbani, a radiologist at Mercy Breast Care Center, said his office has received numerous calls from ... [...]
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