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New Breast Cancer Guidelines Recommend Average-Risk Women Get First Mammogram …
But since then, new data has emerged regarding the benefits of screening programs, in addition to an "increasingly effective systemic treatment regiments for breast cancer have become standard" and consumer interest in more personalized screening ... [...]
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New Breast Cancer Drug Showing Potential as a Treatment for Other Types of Cancer
Palbociclib, a new oral treatment for certain types of breast cancer, demonstrates potential as a treatment for other types of cancer as well, according to a literature review and additional original research published in JAMA Oncology ... [...]
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Arno Therapeutics brings in US$7.4mln to advance breast cancer treatment
The drug, originally developed by Schering AG, has shown a 56% objective response rate as a first-line endocrine treatment for breast cancer. In addition, the funds will be used for working capital. The financing includes around US$2.1mln from the ... [...]
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Breast cancer women reveal the devastating reality of losing their hair …
When Victoria Derbyshire bravely revealed her hair loss after treatment for breast cancer, many women could understand exactly what she was going through. In a poignant video diary recorded after her second round of treatment in December, the BBC ... [...]
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Differing guidelines of breast cancer screening in the U.S.
The recommendations by USPSTF slightly differ from those given less than three months ago by the American Cancer Society, the other leading voice on breast cancer screening in the U.S. These guidelines include that women should begin biennial screening ... [...]
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Cancer-induced Weakness in Immune System May Be Key to HER2+ Breast Cancer …
T cells from patients whose breast cancer had recently recurred showed far weaker response to the HER2 receptor protein, compared with T cells from patients whose breast cancer had not recurred over a long period following treatment, according to a ... [...]
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Free transportation for breast cancer treatment
In Penobscot, Piscataquis, and Knox counties, breast cancer patients are able to either be reimbursed for 21 cents a mile for gas in their own car, or receive free rides to and from their treatment at Cancer Care in Brewer. Larkin says that if there is ... [...]
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US Guidelines Urge Breast Cancer Screening from Age 50
Women 50 and older should get a mammogram to screen for breast cancer every two years, while women in their 40s should decide with their doctors, said US guidelines Monday. The newest recommendations by the US Preventive ... They say screening earlier ... [...]
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Pink Drive to raise breast cancer awareness
“Through this campaign, we aim to encourage all ladies to undergo frequent screenings to safeguard themselves against breast cancer. The disease is very treatable these days as long as it's found early and treatment is initiated,” said Akbar Moideen ... [...]
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New Recommendations for Breast Cancer Screenings
"In addition to false-positive tests and unnecessary biopsies, all women undergoing regular screening mammography are at risk for the diagnosis and treatment of noninvasive and invasive breast cancer that would otherwise not cause them harm during ... [...]
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Better treatment for breast cancer hasn't boosted the benefit of mammograms …
The goal of cancer screening is to reduce the number of cancer deaths by finding tumors when they are still small and, presumably, easier to treat. But a new study finds that in the case of breast cancer, improvements in treatment have barely changed ... [...]
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Grant Used To Train Breast Cancer Advocates
Susan G. Komen Nebraska has awarded the University of Nebraska Medical Center a $50,146 grant that will be used to train 10 more advocates to help women get appropriate early detection, treatment and follow-up breast cancer services at any hospital or ... [...]
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Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Provides Update on Planned Expansion of Bavituximab …
In the first quarter of 2016, Peregrine plans to initiate two new Phase II clinical trials in breast and lung cancer in combination with current standard of care treatments including both chemotherapy and immuno-oncology agents. In addition, the ... [...]
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Riding the TapImmune Inc.(OTCMKTS:TPIV) Express
Triple-negative breast cancer is breast cancer that is unresponsive to standard biomarker-targeted or hormonal treatment. TNBC tumors test negative for the estrogen and progesterone receptors and positive for the HER2 receptor. Approximately 15-20% of ... [...]
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'Fit Flamingoes' take flight in Marlborough
Nelson Regional Breast and Gynaecological Cancer Trust founder Kate Coote said the trust had decided to bring Fit Flamingoes to Marlborough. Fit Flamingoes is open to both women who are presently going through treatment for breast and gynaecological ... [...]
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Look Good Feel Better: Workshops help women with cancer reclaim beauty routines
W hen Josephine Slaunwhite was diagnosed with breast cancer last summer, she knew the chemotherapy treatments would cause her to lose her long brown hair. But the 48-year-old from Lower Sackville wasn't prepared for the stark image of her face in the ... [...]
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