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1 in 3 Breast Cancer Patients Interested in Genetic Testing

| April 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

One in three women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer may want genetic testing, to see whether they are at risk for other types of cancer, or to look at the likelihood that a family member could develop cancer, according to a new study.

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Radiation options for breast cancer treatment

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Radiation plays a significant role in treating patients with breast cancer, but there are more options now that can reduce the time spent in therapy or the amount of healthy tissue treated. Dr. Maria C

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Exercise pumps up effectiveness of breast cancer therapy, study finds

| March 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Aerobic exercise is no friend to breast tumors, says a new study which suggests that regular physical activity may be a “novel adjuvant treatment” for women with breast cancer.

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'Smash' star cancer diagnosis

| March 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Turning 30 comes with its own set of stressors— or excitement, depending on your perspective— but for actress Krysta Rodriguez, two months into her third decade took a surprising turn when she was diagnosed with breast cancer.

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New Canadian guidelines for doctors, young women with breast cancer

| March 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Rethink Breast Cancer launched care guidelines that outline what young women with breast cancer and health care workers need to consider in treatment for this group.

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Mum refuses NHS cancer treatment and vows to beat deadly disease with raw vegetable diet

| February 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

A young mother has refused lifesaving cancer treatment and chose instead to try to cure herself from the deadly disease. Kelly Logan, from Dagenham, Essex, was diagnosed with breast cancer just five months ago after finding a lump.

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Bosom Buddies support spans Valley

| February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Bosom Buddies is a breast cancer support organization which provides a variety of community services for those individuals of any age group who are diagnosed with breast cancer at any stage, their fam

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Early acceptance, positive mindset key to fighting cancer: survivors

| February 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) Being diagnosed with cancer can be one of the most traumatic – both physical and mental – experiences for a person. “I was diagnosed with breast cancer in April 2014 and underwent a bilateral surgery a few days later.

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Analysis of Key Breast Cancer Genes Reveals Distinct Profiles for African-American and European-American Women

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

In a large study using data from the Women's Circle of Health Study, epidemiologists have determined that gene variations associated with breast cancer risk diverged significantly between African-American and women of European descent.

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Breast cancer patients may lack knowledge of their tumors, study says

| January 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Women with breast cancer often don’t know what kind of tumors they have, a new study found.

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