USPSTF: Assess women with familial risk assessment tool if at increased risk for BRCA1, BRCA2 mutations
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends that primary care physicians assess women with a familial risk assessment tool if they have family history of breast...
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Why Did Doctors Keep Prescribing Cancer?
We've known about the role of estrogen in breast cancer going back to the 1800s, when surgical removal of the ovaries seemed to help in some cases. Ovaries were said to send...
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Home-based exercise, weight loss interventions do not improve breast cancer-related lymphedema
A home-based exercise and/or weight loss intervention failed to improve breast cancer-related lymphedema outcomes among breast cancer survivors with overweight, according to...
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Nordic Walking May Benefit Breast Cancer Patients
Nordic walking, an aerobic activity performed with walking poles similar to ski poles, may benefit patients with breast cancer, according to a review of existing...
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How to Save Money on Groceries
12 ways I save money on groceries without coupons, and still feed my family plenty of nourishing healthy food! This post contains affiliate links. The Nutritious Food Basket...
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TCM herbal formula found to stop metastatic breast cancer from spreading
The use of traditional Chinese medicine to treat various conditions is gaining traction. Many cancer patients use Chinese herbal medicines to improve their physical and...
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Researchers develop method for identifying aggressive breast cancer drivers
In an effort to improve the accuracy of predictions about prognosis for patients with breast cancer and the efficacy of personalized therapy, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive...
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Can I Breastfeed After a Breast Augmentation?
One of the biggest concerns that most women have regarding breast augmentation surgery is how it may impact their ability to breastfeed their baby. Considering that more than...
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Which Breast Implant Shape is Best for You?
A major consideration if you've decided to get breast implants is which breast implant shape is best for you. Do you want a round shape or a more natural teardrop shape? Not...
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Screening and Selection: The Case of Mammograms - by Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein, Tamar Oostrom, Abigail J. Ostriker, Heidi L. Williams
Debates over whether and when to recommend screening for a potential disease focus on the causal impact of screening for a typical individual covered by the recommendation, who...
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Nicotine-free vaping can damage blood vessels
Despite claims that 'heat not burn' devices are safer, University of Pennsylvania researchers found that chemicals in even nicotine-free e-liquids are transformed into toxins...
This Is How Often You Should Exercise a Week to Lose Belly Fat, According to...
You've probably heard that if you want to transform your body, you've got to make changes to your nutrition, but that doesn't mean exercise is unimportant. If your goal is to...
Risks of Psychotic Disorders have Distinct Brain Abnormalities
There is a distinct relationship between the high risk for schizophrenia or bipolar disorder and brain development.
Dacomitinib in Advanced Lung Cancer: Risks Outweigh Survival Benefit
The German Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care examined whether Dacomitinib offers an added benefit for lung cancer patients in comparison with the comparator...
Binge Drinking can Cause More Damage to Women than Men
Women are more susceptible to liver damage than men when they binge drink, finds a new study.
Genetic Risks and Differences in Gut Flora Together Play a Role in Diseases
Both hereditary and environmental factors such as gut flora play a role in the development of type 1 diabetes, an autoimmune disease.
Study finds exercising in green spaces relieves stress more than going to an...
Mountain biking and running in areas with no urban views reduced stress the most in a study in Germany. Researchers said a 'calming' environment is the best to exercise in.
Football Can Be Beneficial For 55-70-Year-Old Women With Prediabetes
Prediabetes in 55-70-year old women could be tackled by a daily dosage of Football. It was helpful even if they did not have any prior experience.
Older Chinese Americans Face Increased Risk of Violence and Abuse in the Family
Chinese Americans are at risk of experiencing elder abuse, chronic health conditions, and even death. Culturally customized care services for older minorities need to be developed.
Aggressive Brain Tumor Could be Diagnosed Using Simple Blood Test in Future
Simple blood test can help diagnose the most aggressive type of brain tumor, known as glioblastoma, finds a new study.