Breast Cancer News

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  • Many breast cancer patients don't understand their condition, study says http://t.co/c60QXQV5Sg via @TIMEHealth - posted on 01/26/2015
  • New Breast Exam Nearly Quadruples Detection of Invasive Breast Cancers in Women with Dense Breast Tissue http://t.co/nl1v0tTsip - posted on 01/23/2015
  • Insulin resistance increases breast cancer risk http://t.co/X28sR2E2M4 via @ONAcom - posted on 01/22/2015
  • Asking Virginia's legislators to Close the Coverage Gap so all Virginians can access cancer screenings http://t.co/rIfns6TWDs - posted on 01/21/2015
  • More than 1.5 million cancer deaths averted over two decades of declining mortality http://t.co/Mn0s0Fw5de via @ONAcom - posted on 01/20/2015
  • Atypical hyperplasia linked to high lifetime risk of breast cancer - Medical News Today http://t.co/JYqZ3cxsTs - posted on 01/20/2015
  • 11 Invaluable Lessons I Learned From Having Breast Cancer http://t.co/QYxSVSmg8I via @HuffPostWomen - posted on 01/20/2015
  • Trastuzumab improves long-term survival of HER2-positive breast cancer patients http://t.co/wWnKDkOvMW via @ONAcom - posted on 01/14/2015
  • Racial differences in breast cancer outcomes are partly biological http://t.co/AQfaCgJKAR via @reuters - posted on 01/14/2015
  • Mastectomy vs. Lumpectomy for Early Breast Cancer: How to Choose http://t.co/ed9arUaxMg via @usnews - posted on 01/13/2015
  • WVU Research Shows Promise for Reducing Risk of Breast Cancer Spreading to the Brain http://t.co/uS7FNjpbm0 - posted on 01/13/2015
  • WVU Research Shows Promise for Reducing Risk of Breast Cancer Spreading to the Brain http://t.co/1U7h4jTn6o - posted on 01/13/2015
  • Breast cancer breakthrough as Cambridge University finds gene behind killer disease | via @Telegraph http://t.co/cvY6Hy452S - posted on 01/12/2015
  • Novel breast cancer gene found http://t.co/QCiESyKpDM via @medical_xpress - posted on 01/09/2015
  • A Fascinating Year in Breast Cancer Advances http://t.co/Y48RukV3Iw - posted on 01/06/2015
  • Risk-based screening misses breast cancers in women in their 40s http://t.co/ljVboUxFBc via @ONAcom - posted on 01/05/2015
  • Inside the ACS: Otis Brawley, MD, on the State of Cancer http://t.co/P5WpfryvvK - posted on 12/30/2014
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  • Tamoxifen As A Breast Cancer Preventive -- Mixed Results In Long-Term Follow-Up http://t.co/n31d9k3iv2 via @forbes - posted on 12/12/2014
  • Triple-Negative Breast Cancer: New Treatment Combos Show Promise https://t.co/vdFedcDefZ via @Celgene - posted on 12/11/2014
  • Ultrasound effective for breast cancer screening, separate analysis questions benefit vs harm http://t.co/7CP0z9ZX6q via @clevelanddotcom - posted on 12/10/2014
  • Most elderly breast cancer patients receive unnecessary radiation - Medical News Today http://t.co/IaiszeImj0 - posted on 12/09/2014
  • Doctors stumped as more breast cancer patients remove healthy breasts http://t.co/5bGzpFlzoO - posted on 12/05/2014
  • Researchers find a relationship between sleep cycle, cancer incidence http://t.co/Bmtme1P8cG via @medical_xpress - posted on 12/03/2014
  • Breast cancer vaccine shows promise in small clinical trial | Newsroom | Washington University in St. Louis http://t.co/LgsbX39e6g - posted on 12/01/2014
  • US government cracks down on clinical-trials reporting http://t.co/R4Ywt2MRQV - posted on 11/24/2014
  • A game changer? Let's hope so. New Test Predicts Which Early Breast Cancer Will Metastasize http://t.co/JV5cL5EcJe - posted on 11/24/2014
  • With gene mutations, second breast cancer risk rises over time http://t.co/GaUeYe2ZEC via @reuters - posted on 11/21/2014
  • Frontline T-DM1 on Horizon in Metastatic Breast Cancer http://t.co/EPfhv19U1A via @OncLive - posted on 11/20/2014
  • Common blood pressure medication does not increase risk of breast cancer, study finds http://t.co/f6KuGvaran via @medical_xpress - posted on 11/19/2014
  • Merck and Pfizer to jointly develop immuno-oncology drug. http://t.co/P3MRi1Rs0Q via @dealbook - posted on 11/17/2014
  • Puma shrugs off an 'expected' Phase II failure for its breast cancer drug - FierceBiotech: http://t.co/kBlVYlUDBY - posted on 11/14/2014
  • Guidelines Aim to Reduce 2nd Surgeries After Breast Cancer Lumpectomy http://t.co/815b83IQMq - posted on 11/14/2014
  • Hedgehog signaling pathway for breast cancer identified http://t.co/e7AIHAXkHg via @medical_xpress - posted on 11/14/2014
  • Screening tumors could lead to smarter decisions about which cancer treatments will work best http://t.co/dEoRkETO7l via @TIMEHealth - posted on 11/14/2014
  • Why women need more science with their breast cancer survival stories http://t.co/wpwxgG4pVE - posted on 11/12/2014
  • Sea sponge drug can give women with breast cancer an extra 5 months of life: http://t.co/wDJprn3XJx via @ScienceAlert - posted on 11/03/2014
  • Roche breast cancer drug 'unprecedented' in extending lives | http://t.co/UaYp9Z33rS - posted on 11/03/2014
  • How a cooling cap could change breast cancer treatment http://t.co/J7zPXLhrKc via @cbsnews - posted on 10/28/2014
  • Scientists uncover structure, mechanisms of BRCA2 protein - Medical News Today http://t.co/8E4DEQFyPn - posted on 10/23/2014