Breast Cancer News

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  • New approach for breast cancer treatment explored via @upi - posted on 03/29/2017
  • Cancer Is Partly Caused By Bad Luck, Study Finds - posted on 03/24/2017
  • 9 Deaths Are Linked to Rare Cancer From Breast Implants - posted on 03/23/2017
  • FDA links very rare cancer, 9 deaths, to breast implants - ABC News - via @ABC - posted on 03/23/2017
  • Eating soy does not seem to be a problem for women with breast cancer - posted on 03/21/2017
  • Slashing medical research will cost jobs and stall advancement, experts say via @nbcnews - posted on 03/16/2017
  • New breast cancer drugs could help more than previously thought - Health News - NHS Choices - - posted on 03/16/2017
  • Are some breast cancer patients getting too much radiation? - posted on 03/16/2017
  • Diabetes drug may be effective against deadly form of breast cancer, study suggests - posted on 03/14/2017
  • Via @NPR: New Study Reveals Benefits Of Soy For Breast Cancer Survivors - posted on 03/07/2017
  • Doctor developing vaccine that would prevent breast, ovarian and certain lung cancers via @KIRO7Seattle - posted on 03/04/2017
  • Genetic #mutation disarms tumor suppressor #BRCA1 @VTCRI via @VTresearch @EurekAlert - posted on 03/01/2017
  • African American women who carry the genetic variant could have an increased risk of breast cancer before menopause - posted on 02/28/2017
  • Olaparib Improves Survival in BRCA-Positive Metastatic Breast Cancer via @OncNursingNews - posted on 02/21/2017
  • Cholesterol lowering Rx cuts recurrence in breast cancer via @medical_xpress - posted on 02/15/2017
  • More Data on Cholesterol Lowering, Breast Cancer - posted on 02/15/2017
  • Via @NPR: Women With Breast Cancer Miss Out On Recommended Genetic Testing - posted on 02/07/2017
  • Spread of triple-negative breast cancer could be halted with existing drug - posted on 02/03/2017
  • Chemo-Brain May Be Pervasive in Breast Cancer Patients - posted on 02/03/2017
  • Piecing together breast cancers’ immune cell composition - posted on 02/01/2017
  • Grilled, Barbecued, and Smoked Meat Intake and Survival Following Breast Cancer - posted on 02/01/2017
  • Breast conserving therapy better than mastectomy in early-stage breast cancer patients - posted on 01/30/2017
  • Good News for Older Women With Early Breast Cancer from @WebMD - posted on 01/30/2017
  • Scientists identify bone degradation process within metastatic breast cancer: Phase 1 trial shows promising results - posted on 01/26/2017
  • Breast-cancer Migration Can Stem From Oxygen Deprivation via @_breastcancer__ - posted on 01/26/2017
  • Breast Cancer May Return Because Cancer Cells Evolve To Create Their Own Food Supply - posted on 01/25/2017
  • Nearly half of breast-cancer patients report severe side effects - posted on 01/25/2017
  • Chemotherapy prior to surgery could improve prognosis in African-American breast cancer patients - posted on 01/20/2017
  • New research finds that regular exercise can reduce negative side effects for breast cancer survivors. via @upi - posted on 01/19/2017
  • #SaveACA for people like Jeff Jeans, a longtime Republican who told @SpeakerRyan how the ACA saved his life after a… - posted on 01/17/2017
  • Tucatinib (ONT-380) progressing in pivotal trial against HER2 breast cancer - posted on 01/12/2017
  • The Latest Study On Breast Cancer Overdiagnosis Fails To Persuade via @forbes - posted on 01/11/2017
  • Before Breast Cancer Surgery, A Question Every Patient Should Ask Her Surgeon via @forbes - posted on 01/06/2017
  • Cancer death rate has dropped again. But it's still higher for men than women. - posted on 01/06/2017
  • Check out great summaries of SABCS @ - posted on 01/04/2017
  • Study shows chemo-brain widespread in breast cancer patients via @upi - posted on 01/04/2017
  • Vaccine shows promising results for early-stage breast cancer patients - - posted on 01/04/2017
  • New breast cancer model developed for Hispanic women via @upi - posted on 12/21/2016
  • ER-Postive Breast Cancers Should Be Pretreated with Endocrine Therapy, Not Chemo: Study via @_breastcancer__ - posted on 12/15/2016
  • Nanoparticles can target treatment-resistant breast cancer via @upi - posted on 12/15/2016

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