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CureToday.com: Winter 2012 Article - "Planning for Cancer Survivorship"

CureToday.com: Winter 2012 Article - "Planning for Cancer Survivorship" | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it
The road to long-term health begins with a survivorship care plan.
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Breast cancer cells growing in 3-D matrix revert to normal

Breast cancer cells growing in 3-D matrix revert to normal | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it
Cancer cells in lab cultures have not "forgotten" how to be healthy since they can be guided back into their "normal" growth program by giving them the right cues.
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Younger Women May Be Able To Reduce The Risk Of An Aggressive Form Of Breast Cancer By Delaying Childbirth

Younger Women May Be Able To Reduce The Risk Of An Aggressive Form Of Breast Cancer By Delaying Childbirth | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it
Younger women who wait at least 15 years after their first menstrual period to give birth to their first child may reduce their risk of an aggressive form of breast cancer by up to 60 percent, acc
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Researcher Identifies 2 New Genetic Mutations Associated With Cowden Syndrome

Researcher Identifies 2 New Genetic Mutations Associated With Cowden Syndrome | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it
Cleveland Clinic researchers from the Lerner Research Institute have uncovered two new genes associated with Cowden syndrome (CS) according to a new study, published in the online version of the
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In other news: Lara Logan battled breast cancer

In other news: Lara Logan battled breast cancer | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it
The CBS correspondent battled breast cancer after returning from Egypt last year.
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MiR-181 molecule tied to breast cancer metastasis

MiR-181 molecule tied to breast cancer metastasis | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it
Researchers at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine have identified a molecule linked to more aggressive forms of breast cancer - a discovery that could point the way to potential cures.
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Study: Waiting to Have Kids May Reduce Risk of a Type of Breast Cancer

Study: Waiting to Have Kids May Reduce Risk of a Type of Breast Cancer | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it
Women who waited 15 years after their first period to have children had 60 percent less chance of developing an aggressive form of breast cancer.
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Changes in progenitor cell population in breast may be overlooked factor in breast cancer

Changes in progenitor cell population in breast may be overlooked factor in breast cancer | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it
The DNA mutations that accumulate over time as women age are not the sole contributor to the higher frequency of breast cancer in women over 50, Mark LaBarge, PhD, a researcher at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) reported on Dec.
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Women in BMC screened, 11 of 125 have breast cysts - Indian Express

Women in BMC screened, 11 of 125 have breast cysts - Indian Express | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it
Women in BMC screened, 11 of 125 have breast cysts - A breast cancer screening camp held this month at the BMC headquarters detected 11 women, or 9 per cent of the 125 screened, wi
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Emerging Therapeutic Approaches in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer - Chemotherapy Advisor

Emerging Therapeutic Approaches in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer - Chemotherapy Advisor | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it
Approximately 15% to 20% of new breast cancer cases will be of the triple-negative phenotype, most of which are invasive ductal carcinomas.
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Improving the development of new cancer models using an advanced biomedical imaging method

Improving the development of new cancer models using an advanced biomedical imaging method | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it
"Scientists have demonstrated that an advanced magnetic resonance imaging method can non-invasively evaluate the cellular proliferation of tumor models of breast cancer."
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CureToday.com: Winter Supplement 2012 Article - "What is Metastatic Cancer?"

CureToday.com: Winter Supplement 2012 Article - "What is Metastatic Cancer?" | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it
Patients with metastatic cancer live with uncertainty.
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This is a great article about Metastatic Cancer recomended by my friends Vicky and Scorchy.


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FAU Receives NIH Grant to Study Recurrent Rate of Breast Cancer Metastasis in Patients with Asthma

FAU Receives NIH Grant to Study Recurrent Rate of Breast Cancer Metastasis in Patients with Asthma | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it
Researchers at FAU have shown that the rate of recurrent metastasis of breast cancer is significantly higher if there is preexisting lung inflammation such as asthma.
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Breast Cancer and the HER2 Paradox - Roseville California News including Rocklin & Placer County

Breast Cancer and the HER2 Paradox - Roseville California News including Rocklin & Placer County | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it
Breast Cancer and the HER2 Paradox. (SACRAMENTO, Calif.) - A multicenter study led by researchers at UC Davis describes new, paradoxical characteristics of the most common type of breast cancer.
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Breast Cancer Survivors More Likely To Develop Diabetes

Breast Cancer Survivors More Likely To Develop Diabetes | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it
Survivors of breast cancer, who are post-menopausal, have a higher chance of developing diabetes.The new study, published in Diabetologia, is the largest yet to observe this
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Dietunio's curator insight, September 25, 2013 12:55 PM

 Ludzie, którzy są na większe ryzyko rozwoju cukrzycy typu 2 ma nadwagę lub otyłość, w porównaniu do osób w zdrowej masy ciała. http://www.dietunio.pl/cukrzyca/ Oni są aktywny fizycznie i jeść złe żywności (o wysokiej zawartości tłuszczu, przetwarzane i wysokiej kaloryczności) też. Pijących Soda są również wyższe ryzyko. 

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Surprising Discovery About Stem Cells Reveals How A Common Breast Cancer Evades Treatment

Surprising Discovery About Stem Cells Reveals How A Common Breast Cancer Evades Treatment | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it
A new study reveals a surprising paradox about stem cells in breast cancer: one whose discovery may explain how a common breast cancer evades treatment, and improve diagnosis and treatment o
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Beating the Odds against cancer bills | wzzm13.com

Beating the Odds against cancer bills | wzzm13.com | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it

"Dan Sherman is a financial navigator. He helps cancer patients find financial support, "There are programs out there that will help with the large out of pocket responsibility that some patients have." A job he says has become a necessary part of planning cancer treatment, "Over the last 10 years there's been a huge shift of the financial burden being transferred to the patient versus the insurance provider." "

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Acupuncture for Cancer-Related Fatigue in Patients With Breast Cancer: A Pragmatic Randomized Controlled Trial

Acupuncture for Cancer-Related Fatigue in Patients With Breast Cancer: A Pragmatic Randomized Controlled Trial | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it
"We conducted a pragmatic, randomized controlled trial comparing acupuncture with enhanced usual care. Three hundred two outpatients with breast cancer participated. We randomly assigned 75 patients to usual care and 227 patients to acupuncture plus usual care (random assignment of 1:3 respectively) with minimization controlling for baseline general fatigue and maintenance treatment."
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Study shows racial disparity in breast cancer procedure

Study shows racial disparity in breast cancer procedure | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it
If it's unclear whether a patient's early-stage breast cancer has spread to lymph nodes in the armpit - typically the first place breast cancer spreads - the standard of care calls for a surgeon to perform a test known as the axillary sentinel...
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Could Squeezing Breast Cancer Cells Make Them Be Normal Again?

Could Squeezing Breast Cancer Cells Make Them Be Normal Again? | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it
"Squeezing" malignant breast cancer cells could help to guide them back to a normal growth pattern, according to new research from UC Berkeley and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.
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Surprising Discovery About Stem Cells Reveals How A Common Breast Cancer Evades Treatment - MediLexicon

Surprising Discovery About Stem Cells Reveals How A Common Breast Cancer Evades Treatment - MediLexicon | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it
A new study reveals a surprising paradox about stem cells in breast cancer: one whose discovery may explain how a common breast cancer evades treatment, and improve diagnosis and treatme
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Research: Breast cancer can revert though physical means alone (Video)

Research: Breast cancer can revert though physical means alone (Video) | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it
The first evidence that breast cancer cells can be caused to revert to a healthy condition by physical forces alone was presented at the annual meeting of the A
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Changes in progenitor cell population in breast may be overlooked factor in breast cancer

Changes in progenitor cell population in breast may be overlooked factor in breast cancer | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it
DNA mutations that accumulate as women age are not the sole contributor to higher frequency of breast cancer in women over 50.
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Case Comprehensive Cancer Center | News | Cancer Center Announcement

Case Comprehensive Cancer Center | News | Cancer Center Announcement | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it
"Until this study, the ribonucleic acid (RNA) molecule called miR-181a had never before been tied to breast cancer metastasis. But when scientists found elevated levels of the molecule in late-stage breast cancer tissues, they in turn tested an inhibitor in mouse models. The approach not only prevented metastasis, but also extended the animals' lives."
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#HCSM Review December 5th Edition

#HCSM Review December 5th Edition | Breast Cancer News | Scoop.it
I didn’t specify a topic the HCSM blog carnival this week because I wanted to see what kinds of posts I’d get. I got a huge variety, everything from patient advocacy to mobile apps.
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