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Mar 15, 2016
Here is how alcohol ups breast cancer riskDrinking alcohol can put you at increased risk of breast cancer by enhancing the levels of a cancer-causing gene, new research has found.
Mar 11, 2016
Drug combination shrunk breast cancer tumours in 11 days, shows clinical trialA combination of two targeted drugs shrunk cancerous tumours and even made those disappear within 11 days in a clinical trial.
Mar 10, 2016
Diabetes treatment likely to reduce breast cancer riskControlling diabetes by diet or pills such as metformin may decrease the high breast density which poses a higher risk of developing cancer.
Feb 04, 2016
India must conduct a thorough reexamination of how it approaches early breast cancer detectionIf valuable lives are to be saved from breast cancer ‘tsunami’ in India, there is an urgent need for a paradigm change in strategy to ensure early detection of breast cancer.
Sep 28, 2015
Gene test finds which breast cancer patients can skip chemoMany women with early-stage breast cancer can skip chemotherapy without hurting their odds of beating the disease — good news from a major study that shows the value of a gene-activity test to gauge each patient's risk.
Mar 24, 2015
After mastectomy, Angelina Jolie surgically removes ovaries to prevent cancerTwo years after she underwent a preventive double mastectomy to make sure she doesn't get breast cancer, Angelina Jolie has gotten her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed surgically. In another editorial on The New York Times, Jolie explains why she decided to undergo the surgery.
Feb 05, 2015
Researchers discover 2 new genetic variants linked to breast cancerTwo new genetic variants associated with an increased risk of breast cancer have been identified in a worldwide study of the DNA of 100,000 women.
Feb 02, 2015
Researchers identify protein linked to aggressive breast and lung cancersBreast and lung cancer patients who have low levels of a protein called TTP have more aggressive tumours and a poorer prognosis than those with high levels of the protein, research has found.
Nov 26, 2014
Bipasha Basu, Milind Soman show support for breast cancer awarenessBipasha Basu and Milind Soman showed her support for Pinkathon, a run for breast cancer awareness.
Oct 20, 2014
Photos: From sarees to burqas, Pinkathon brings you the newest running gear!From sarees to burkhas, women in Ahmedabad rocked traditional attires while running for Pinkathon - the SBI-backed marathon to spread breast cancer awareness.