Motherhood Can Boost Self-Image and Body Satisfaction
Motherhood boosts positive implications on self-image and body satisfaction and reduces breast size dissatisfaction when compared with non-mothers, finds a new study.
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Court battle looms as around 250 women prepare to sue breast implant manufacturer
Allegations that breast implants can trigger cancer have been made in the UK since 2011. Pictured, Julie Harris is one of some 250 women suing Allergan Biocell after they claim...
8 hours ago - Daily Mail
Study identifies proteins that interact with processes regulating gene p53
Scientists at VCU Massey Cancer Center have discovered that the loss of a protein called DBC1 in breast cancer cells leads to the dysregulation of normal anti-cancer functions...
11 hours ago - News Medical
Breast cancer surgeon joins UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Norman Wolmark, MD, FACS, has been appointed director of NCI cooperative group clinical trials at UPMC Hillman Cancer Center and professor of surgery at University of...
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Europe OKs PARP Inhibitor Talazoparib in BRCA+ Breast Cancer
The new approval is for patients with germline BRCA-mutated, HER2 negative locally advanced or metastatic breast cancer. International Approvals
2 days ago - Medscape
Clinical-risk stratification shows prognostic utility among women with breast cancer
Adding clinical-risk stratification based on tumor size and histologic grade to the 21-gene breast cancer recurrence score yielded prognostic information that could help...
2 days ago - Healio
New genetic marker linked to higher risk of premenopausal breast cancer
University of Alberta researchers have added a new genetic marker to the breast cancer map, helping to expand the list of genetic mutations clinicians can watch for in cancer...
3 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
VIDEO: Talazoparib improves PFS in patients with BRCA mutations
CHICAGO - At the ASCO Annual Meeting, Jose Pablo Leone, MD, medical oncologist at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, spoke with HemOnc Today about the findings of the phase 3...
3 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Exercise reduces cancer-related fatigue, boosts muscle strength among patients with breast cancer
CHICAGO - Patients with breast cancer experienced reductions in cancer-related fatigue and improved muscle strength through an exercise regimen combining aerobic walking and...
4 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Breast cancer diagnosis tied to higher cardiometabolic risk in postmenopausal women
A cohort of postmenopausal women who received a breast cancer diagnosis were four times more likely to develop diabetes and metabolic syndrome and twice as likely to develop...
4 days ago - Healio
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Gut Microbiome-based Treatment found to Curb Food Allergies
Study finds altered gut microbiota in infants with food allergy; oral therapy to replenish bacteria prevented food allergy and suppressed established disease in mice.
Music Students Score High in Math, Science, English
High academic scores found among music students were more pronounced among those who take instrumental rather than vocal music.
Coffee Could Help Fight Obesity and Diabetes
Drinking a cup of coffee daily could improve the brown fat in the neck region which decreases the risk of diabetes and obesity.
Micronutrient Deficiencies Remain Common at Time of Celiac Disease...
Micronutrient deficiencies are a common symptom in adults diagnosed with celiac diseases, finds a new study.
Oral Steroids Ups Infection Risk in Inflammatory Disease Patients
Oral steroids puts patients with inflammatory disease at high risk of infection, according to a new study.
Nutrition is the Missing Element in Home Health Today: Study
Educating home health patients on the benefits of proper nutritional care can help promote their strength and prevent them from going back to the hospital, which eventually...
Ocean Swimming Raises Vulnerability to Infection: Study
Swimming in the ocean water changes the skin microbiome and raises the risk of infection, including that of the ear and skin, finds a new study.
Push-Ups: How Hand Position Changes the Muscles You Work
Push-ups are one of the most popular bodyweight exercises and one that works multiple muscle groups simultaneously. While we characteristically think of push-ups as a triceps...
Video Shows Carrie Underwood's Baby Knows Who The Real MVP Parent Is
Babies prefer mommy's voice over daddy's - especially when it's a Grammy award-winning one! Scientific fact: Singing to your baby not only calms them down, but can also benefit...
New Discovery Helps Explain Some Forms of Stroke
A new behavior of the blood vessels of the brain in zebrafish has been identified by scientists.