High carb diets may raise breast cancer risk
• Cancer: Breast • Apr 09 05
Eating beans may stave off breast cancer
• Cancer: Breast • Apr 07 05
Eating beans or lentils at least twice a week may reduce a woman’s risk of developing breast cancer, according to a report…
Weight gain worsens breast cancer survival
• Cancer: Breast • Apr 06 05
Women who gain weight after a diagnosis of breast cancer face a higher risk of dying from the disease, according to a…
Computer helps detect small breast cancers
• Cancer: Breast • Apr 01 05
The differences in breast cancer rates among various racial and ethnic groups can be largely explained by the presence of breast cancer…
A new study provides more evidence that women who are at increased risk of developing breast cancer can significantly reduce their…
Radiation therapy for breast cancer is known to raise the risk of death from heart disease, but new research shows that…
Based on similarities in breast cancer between African-American women and women in Africa, researchers propose that genetic factors play an important role…
Study participants want to know the results
• Cancer: Breast • Mar 11 05
People who participate in clinical studies are interested in how the trials turn out, results of a small pilot study suggest.
Many Women Still Don’t Get Annual Mammograms
• Cancer: Breast • Mar 07 05
Only one in 20 follows schedule recommendations, researchers say.
Mammograms are quick, relatively painless and potentially lifesaving tests.
Learn About Holistic Health, Breast Cancer
• Cancer: Breast • Feb 27 05
Here’s a chance to learn more about holistic health and breast cancer.
Breast Cancer Treatment With Tamoxifen Appears to Reduce Risk of Heart Disease
• Cancer: Breast • Feb 24 05
New tool predicts benefit of mammograms
• Cancer: Breast • Feb 21 05
Women with jobs that involve metalworking fluids may have a somewhat higher risk of developing breast cancer, a preliminary study suggests.
Underactive Thyroid Cuts Breast Cancer Risk
• Cancer: Breast • Feb 14 05
Breast exam adds little to mammography: study
• Cancer: Breast • Feb 11 05
Having a doctor examine the breasts for potential signs of cancer may add little to the benefits of mammography screening, a large study suggests.…
More women may want to develop a taste for seaweed, if animal research is any indication of the food’s potential cancer-fighting ability.