Tag Archives: breast cancer

ASCO Adapts CCO Guideline on Selection of Optimal Adjuvant Therapy for Breast Cancer

ASCO Adapts CCO Guideline on Selection of Optimal Adjuvant Therapy for Breast Cancer By Matthew Stenger  Yes this is a little dense for most of us but IF you are the at

Prolonged Nightly Fasting Cuts Risk for Breast Cancer Return

Prolonged Nightly Fasting Cuts Risk for Breast Cancer Return Not eating in the evening and at night could reduce the risk for recurrence of breast cancer, according to a new study . In

Low Fat Diet Can Cut Breast Cancer Risk: Study

New York:  A diet containing low-fat food items is likely to aid women in their postmenopausal phase to keep away from breast cancer as well as lower the mortality risk rates associated

MRI Improves Breast Cancer Detection in Women at Average Risk

MRI Improves Breast Cancer Detection in Women at Average Risk By Chase Doyle This is a big deal if corroborated on standardized equipment, and similar patient groups  and similar radiologist training. A

Black Women Have Higher Frequency of BRCA Mutations Than Previously Reported

Black Women Have Higher Frequency of BRCA Mutations Than Previously Reported As pointed out in my paper on cancer in minorities which is on the book web site, there are disparities that

Study Evaluates Breast Cancer Mortality in Women With DCIS

Study Evaluates Breast Cancer Mortality in Women With DCIS Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) is the presence of abnormal cells inside a milk duct in the breast. DCIS is considered the earliest

Most Stage-Specific Survival Improvement in Women With Breast Cancer Under Age 70 Is Not Explained by Tumor Size or Estrogen Receptor Status

Most Stage-Specific Survival Improvement in Women With Breast Cancer Under Age 70 Is Not Explained by Tumor Size or Estrogen Receptor Status There have been and still are skeptics that Chemotherapy or

Effect of Mammographic Screening From Age 40 Years on Breast Cancer Mortality

Published in Oncology  Journal Scan / Research · July 29, 2015 Effect of Mammographic Screening From Age 40 Years on Breast Cancer Mortality The Lancet Oncology  TAKE-HOME MESSAGE—This one speaks for itself

First National Data on Breast Cancer Subtypes Mark New Era in Biomarker Epidemiology

First National Data on Breast Cancer Subtypes Mark New Era in Biomarker Epidemiology  Caroline McNeil This is a major step forward in identifying  racial disparities in breast cancer , but on a

Risk Factors for Breast Cancer Recurrence After Mastectomy

Risk Factors for Breast Cancer Recurrence After Mastectomy Clinical Breast Cancer Researchers have been collecting data for years regarding what are the risk factors for recurrence after mastectomy. More than what is