Monthly Archives: December 2016

Offering hope for the New Year comes this story. A new cancer treatment called CAR-T cell immunotherapy has for the first time been found to work in a solid tumor cancers, offering hope this technique could be used to target … Continue reading

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Patients with early breast cancer who are socially isolated have a higher risk of dying from their disease, a new study suggests, was reported by CNN. Women with fewer social ties — to friends, family, community and religious groups, as … Continue reading

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A new breast cancer model, published recently in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute, will help health care providers more accurately predict breast cancer risk in their Hispanic patients, as described in this media release from Kaiser Permanente. The … Continue reading

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German researchers have found that chili peppers could stop breast cancer in its tracks, in this media report from the International Business Times. A study in the journal Breast Cancer: Targets and Therapy, says that capsaicin, the substance that makes … Continue reading

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New research reveals that for women with early-stage breast cancer, misunderestanding the value of surgery lead too many patients to remove a healthy breast when there is no medical reason to do so. Patients were more likely to make this … Continue reading

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Researchers from the Garvan Institute of Medical Research have identified a new driver in the spread of breast cancer to other tissues. In findings published in the journal Breast Cancer Research, the research team showed for the first time that, … Continue reading

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Three years ago, Angelina Jolie announced in a New York Times op-ed that she’d had a preventive double mastectomy after testing positive for mutations in the BRCA1 gene, which put her at an increased risk of breast and ovarian cancers. … Continue reading

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Beginning next fall, rather than solely focusing on the NFL’s annual breast cancer platform, teams will be able to choose their own cancer causes to support, in this report from the MMQB desk of Sports Illustrated. Since 2009, the National … Continue reading

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