Avoiding Scarring after Breast Reduction Surgery
Breast Reduction is one of the most popular procedures we offer here at Midwest Breast & Aesthetic Surgery. It's clinically known as ‘Reduction Mammaplasty' and involves the...
2 hours ago - Midwest Breast
How to stop breast-feeding: Nine tips for weaning
Knowing when to stop breast-feeding and how to wean properly can be difficult. In this article, learn how to make weaning easier for parent and child.
3 hours ago - Medical News Today
Delaying Breast Reconstruction Following Mastectomy may Benefit Some Women
Patients with a combination of risk factors, such as being obese and having diabetes or being a smoker, may benefit from delayed rather than immediate breast implant reconstruction
5 hours ago - Medindia Health
When Surgery Has Greatest Impact for BRCA Mutation Carriers
Of the women who carry the mutated BRCA1/2 genes, 45-65 percent will develop breast cancer, and 15-39 percent will develop ovarian cancer in their lifetimes.
5 hours ago - Medindia Health
Regulatory Elements in Breast Tissue Changes With Age
Epigenetic modifications such as DNA methylation are early events in breast carcinogenesis which is also seen as a sign of aging.
12 hours ago - Medindia Health
Epigenetic dysregulation with age in normal breast tissue may contribute to cancer risk
Several known factors are associated with a higher risk of breast cancer including increasing age, being overweight after menopause, alcohol intake, and family history.
19 hours ago - News Medical
Genetic predisposition to breast cancer due to non-BRCA mutations in Ashkenazi Jewish women
Genetic mutations in BRCA1 and BRCA2 increase the risk of breast and ovarian cancer in Ashkenazi Jewish women. A new article pexamines the likelihood of carrying another...
1 day ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
BRCA1 is Associated With Increased Risk of Breast and Ovarian Cancer
The human body holds many mysteries, and function of the BRCA1 gene is among them. Women who inherit a faulty copy of BRCA1 have up to a 65 percent chance to develop breast cancer
1 day ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
Molecular changes with age in normal breast tissue are linked to cancer-related changes
New research provides insight into how changes that occur with age may predispose breast tissue cells to becoming cancerous. Specifically, the study demonstrates that regions...
1 day ago - ScienceDaily - 8 articles
'Nipple-Sparing' Mastectomies Don't Raise Odds of Cancer's Return
Research suggests that the cosmetically superior procedure comes with no added risk Related MedlinePlus Pages: Breast Cancer , Mastectomy
1 day ago - MedlinePlus
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New cancer drugs turn patients' gray hair BROWN
While chemotherapy is notorious for making hair fall out, the 14 patients involved in this report were all being treated with a new form of drugs called immunotherapy, which...
Insured, but Still Barred from Top-Tier Cancer Centers
Cheaper policies may not cover U.S. National Cancer Institute-affiliated doctors Related MedlinePlus Pages: Cancer , Health Insurance
Mental Health Associated With Perception of Nasal Function
Patients with poor mental well-being and low self-esteem had poorer perceptions of nasal function compared with patients with good mental health.
Laser Therapy Effective Against Eye Floaters
Eye floaters become more prevalent with age, and although most patients grow accustomed to them, many find them bothersome, and they can worsen visual quality.
House Freedom Caucus to seek Obamacare repeal without replacement
The group announced this week that it will seek signatures on a petition that would bring a reincarnation of the 2015 Obamacare repeal bill that then-President Obama vetoed to...
Wider Access to Meds Cuts Global AIDS Deaths in Half
But eastern Europe and Middle East are falling behind, U.N. report says Related MedlinePlus Pages: HIV/AIDS , HIV/AIDS Medicines , International Health
This Burpee Will Make You Feel Like a Pro Athlete
Use this explosive variation to boost your speed, agility, and reaction time There's something to be said about exercises that make you feel good. You know, the ones you...
Alzheimer's Affects Twice as Many People as Estimated
Because it is believed that Alzheimer's disease affects more people than estimated, new research is being implemented. Currently about 5.4 million suffer from Alzheimer's...
Pairing sugary drinks with protein makes you more tired
A glass of water is the better option with a high-protein meal, like an English breakfast, for those wanting to burn off the calories and stay awake, US Department of...
Leaning Forward During Phone Use May Cause ‘Text Neck'
Recently, spine surgeons have been getting an increased number of patients complaining of upper back pain. This pain is most likely due to the improper posture adopted when...