Many patients with early-stage breast cancer receive costly, inappropriate testing
A study shows that asymptomatic women who have been treated for early-stage breast cancer often undergo advanced imaging and other tests that provide little if any medical...
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D.C. Week: CBO Still Sees Surge in Uninsured with AHCA
Also: FDA panel backs new breast cancer drug, Epogen biosimilar
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Open-access BRCA testing for inherited breast cancer enables identification of missed carriers
Ashkenazi Jewish women are known to have a predisposition to the inherited breast cancers BRCA1 and BRCA2, but currently genetic testing in this group is limited to women...
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Just one alcoholic drink a day increases breast cancer risk, exercise lowers risk
Drinking just one glass of wine or other alcoholic drink a day increases breast cancer risk, finds a major new report.
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Preliminary: BRCA variations may work alongside COMT variation to reduce breast cancer
Researchers find through looking at genetic data sets of presumed cancer-free women who carry BRCA 1/2 variants, the co-occurrence of a rare COMT genetic variant in some women...
1 day ago - ScienceDaily
A First: Cancer Drug Is Approved on Genetic Basis, Not Tumor Location
Until now, cancer drugs were approved based on where the cancer originated. A drug might be approved to treat breast cancer or lung cancer, and might even be approved to treat...
1 day ago - Modern Medicine - 2 articles
Toddler Pays Tribute To Her Cancer Survivor Grandma In Awesome Photos
Three-year-old Scout Larson has made headlines thanks to her series of adorable photos that show the little girl dressed as as fierce female icons . For her latest shoot, the...
1 day ago - The Huffington Post
Norwegian study shows huge potential of Sigmascreening's pressure based paddle for women's health
Sigmascreening, a Dutch MedTech developer and world leader in the field of pressure based digital mammography and breast cancer screening, announces that a large independent...
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Biovica appoints Samuel Rotstein as Scientific Advisor
Dr Rotstein received his Ph.D at Karolinska Institutet and has worked as an oncologist for almost 40 years. He was previously Head of Department at the Oncology Clinic at...
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Lung Cancer Diagnosis is Associated With Increased Suicide Risk
Suicide risk in is nine-fold higher among men diagnosed with lung cancer, the highest compared to breast, prostate, colorectal cancer, reveal researchers.
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New Drug Sofosbuvir can Reduce Transplant and Mortality Rates in Patients...
The new drug called sofosbuvir reduced the progression of advanced liver disease in hepatitis C patients. Patients with cirrhosis can benefit from sofosbuvir-based therapies.
International Day of Action For Women's Health 2017 - Women's Health Matters
International Day of Action For Women's Health, which falls on the 28th May annually, fights for sexual and reproductive rights of women globally.
Are you getting enough of these healthy foods?
Maintaining one's health doesn't have to involve complicated science. In fact, it can be as easy as eating - all the right food, that is. The list of things you can eat to...
Haywire Immune Cells May Help Cause Baldness
Cells that fight inflammation also play role in hair growth, mice study finds Related MedlinePlus Pages: Hair Loss , Immune System and Disorders
10 stroke patients regain control of their paralyzed hands
The machine, developed by the Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis, targets a small part of the brain that is needed to send the first 'movement signal' to our...
Preeclampsia increases stroke risk six fold
Two thirds of preeclampsia-related strokes occur after birth when the mother has gone home, a team of researchers from Columbia University Medical Center warn.
Research About Social Norms Could Help Us Better Understand Extremism
New research investigating how we adhere to certain unspoken codes of conduct and appearance may give us insight into extremist behavior. And with this weeks's deadly terrorist...
Tips to Manage Diabetes During The Month of Ramadan
Few health tips can help prevent disease risk in diabetes patients during Ramadan, as they will be fasting during that period of the month for 12 to 15 hours.
The Not So Sweet Connection Between Cancer and Sugar
A specific type of cancer known as squamous cell carcinoma is remarkably more dependent on sugar as their energy supply compared to other types.
Global Warming Is On Pace To Cause Many Sleepless Nights By 2099, Study Finds
Nick Obradovich couldn't sleep. It was October 2015, and a surprise heat wave sent thermometers across San Diego soaring 7 degrees Fahrenheit above average. The window...