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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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New breast cancer stats: What's an Ashkenazi woman to do?
Of course, breast cancer is always busy, exerting its sneaky destruction through abnormal cell growth. But now it's October and Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and the scary fact is everywhere again: One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast ... [...]
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Concern as breast-cancer screening uptake drops
BREAST screening uptake in Scotland has fallen over the past three years, sparking calls for more to be done to detect the disease at its early stage. NHS breast screening programme performance standards show that the number of women attending ... [...]
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Fighting the stigma around breast cancer
A diagnosis of breast cancer is one of the most frightening experiences a woman can have. The discovery of a lump or changes to the skin on or around the breast – which could be cancer symptoms – can make them fear the worst. Coupled with these very ... [...]
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Breast screening rates in Scotland fall to lowest in decade
Mary Allison, Scotland director at Breast Cancer Now, said: “Breast screening saves lives. It can help detect breast cancer at its earliest stages, which increases chances of survival.” She called for more action to tackle inequalities, as low uptake ... [...]
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Myths and facts about breast cancer
Although a majority of breast cancers occur in women over the age of 50 in the Western world, it can, in fact, occur at any age. It is alarming to note that a majority of breast cancer patients in India are diagnosed with the disease at a much earlier ... [...]
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Evening snacking might raise odds for breast cancer's return
(HealthDay News) -- Breast cancer patients fond of midnight snacking may be at a higher risk of a breast cancer recurrence, according to new research. "Women whose usual nightly fast was less than 13 hours had a 36 percent increased risk of having a ... [...]
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Fly fishing offers escape for women with breast cancer
Fly fishing has been embraced as a way to help women recovering from breast cancer treatment. A group called Casting for Recovery has formed to offer retreats for women at various stages of treatment. Already popular among cancer support groups in ... [...]
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Inward facing nipple was a sign of my breast cancer
A 60 year-old woman is warning others about the more unusual signs of breast cancer - after being diagnosed when she noticed her nipple had suddenly become inward facing. Former Social worker Catherine Vander-Cammen had none of the traditional ... [...]
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Promotora visits increase breast cancer screening among Latina women
Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women in the United States and the leading cause of cancer death among Hispanic women. Hispanics are more likely than non-Hispanic whites to be diagnosed with breast cancer at later stages when the ... [...]
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Low-fat diet reduces risk of breast cancer and subsequent death
A low-fat diet buffered women against falling into the camp of those who received a breast cancer diagnosis and also died, reducing their risk by 35 percent. “It's the first time in this dietary modification trial that we see a clear benefit. It's ... [...]
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Mexican scientists developing device to detect breast cancer via saliva
A sensor, embedded in an ultrathin film about two microns thick and 10 millimeters long, is able to detect the Cerb-b2 protein, which is present in the saliva of "a large number of women" in the early stages of breast cancer, research team leader ... [...]
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Avoiding Late Dinner Reduces Breast Cancer Recurrence Risk
The outcomes of the research were published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) Oncology. The research involved investigation on 2,413 women, who were detected with the breast cancer, in its early stages, between 1995 and 2007. [...]
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