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Male Breast Cancer Sufferers Need Gender-Specific Treatments, Study Finds

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Mar 11, 2017 … LEEDS, United Kingdom —  Breast cancer is often thought of as a “woman’s” disease, in part because it remains one of the leading sources of female cancer mortality.  But it’s not just women that suffer its ravages. Indeed, for reasons that are still poorly understood, the incidence of male breast cancer is growing along with…

New Blood Test Capable Of Detecting Breast Cancer Years Before Symptoms Appear

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Nov 04, 2019 … NOTTINGHAM, United Kingdom — Early detection is very important when it comes to treating breast cancer. The sooner the disease is identified, the greater a patient’s prognosis and chances of recovery. With this in mind, a new, simple blood test currently being developed in the United Kingdom may be a significant game changer in the fight…

Permanent Hair Dyes, Straighteners Linked To Increased Risk Of Breast Cancer

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Dec 09, 2019 … DURHAM, N.C. — It’s never been easier for anyone, man or woman, to make some changes to their hair if their unhappy with its color or form. There are countless over-the-counter permanent, and temporary, hair dyes and straighteners to choose from for anyone looking to make a change. However, a new study finds that permanent hair…

Regularly Including Onions, Garlic In Diet May Lower Breast Cancer Risk Significantly

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Sep 24, 2019 … BUFFALO, N.Y. — Onions and garlic are integral ingredients to countless recipes, including sofrito, a classic Puerto Rican condiment. Now, after examining the relationship between onion and garlic consumption and breast cancer rates in Puerto Rico, a new study has concluded that these two flavorful vegetables may reduce the risk of developing breast cancer. Researchers from…

Study: Most Women Receive Breast Cancer Diagnosis From Doctor Over Phone

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Sep 12, 2018 … COLUMBIA, Mo. — Are doctors too busy to deliver life-changing diagnoses to patients in person, or have we gotten so used to receiving information instantly that people would rather learn medical test or biopsy results, no matter how emotional, over the phone? Perhaps it could be a mix of both in explaining a new survey…

Study Suggests Strawberries May Help Prevent Breast Cancer

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Dec 19, 2017 … ANCONA, Italy — Strawberries may pack some extra punch when it comes to preventing breast cancer, a recent study finds. Researchers in Europe and Latin America conducted an experiment on mice that suggested the compounds found in strawberries can work against cancer formation. Study co-author Maurizio Battino, a principal investigator at the European University of the Atlantic and…

Younger Women With Higher Body Fat Less Likely To Develop Breast Cancer

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Dec 03, 2018 … CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Obesity has been shown to increase breast cancer risk in women who have experienced menopause, but, a surprising recent study finds that when it comes to premenopausal women, having more body fat actually lowers one’s risk. Because of the lower percentage of younger women than older who have breast cancer, researchers with…

Women Unhappy With Their Breast Size Less Likely To Perform Self-Exams, Study Finds

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Jan 05, 2018 … CAMBRIDGE, England — It can be a jarring, but potentially life-saving experience for a woman to detect an irregularity during a self-examination of her breasts. Yet a new study finds that women who are unhappy with their breast size are actually less likely to check themselves at all or report any abnormalities they notice to…

Exercise Cuts Breast Cancer Risk, While Drinking Increases It, Study Finds

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May 26, 2017 … WASHINGTON — Conflicting news for women who enjoy the occasional cocktail, but also stay in shape: a new study finds that a glass of any alcoholic beverage a day increases the risk for breast cancer, while regular exercise cuts a woman’s risk. A joint report by the American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR) and the World…

Of Mice & Men: Why Rodents Make ‘Perfect Copycats’ For Cancer Research

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Nov 07, 2018 … EAST LANSING, Mich.– Do you ever wonder how cancer research conducted on mice relates to humans? Even scientists have pondered this question. Researchers at Michigan State University have laid to rest at least some of the puzzle in a recent study. In fact, the study shows that mice are even better than expected at mimicking human…

Breast Cancer Risk Lower For Women Living Near Urban Green Spaces

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Jan 19, 2019 … BARCELONA — Many studies tout the benefits of living near city parks and foliage-filled areas, and now research shows it can be especially beneficial to women. A study by Spanish researchers found that the risk of developing breast cancer in women was lower for those who lived closer to urban green spaces than others. Researchers…

Study: Tiny Bubbles In Our Bodies Could Be Used To Deliver Cancer-Fighting Drugs

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Oct 04, 2019 … Microscopic bubbles prove capable of carrying, activating drugs to tumors in mice. Scientists say this new approach to cancer treatment may even be more effective than chemotherapy. EAST LANSING, Mich. — The medical community is constantly searching for new and better ways to prevent, treat, and beat cancer in all of its forms. Now, researchers from…

Too Sweet: Consuming Sugary Drinks May Raise Cancer Risk, Study Suggests

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Jul 11, 2019 … FRANCE — Sugary drinks such as sodas or juices have been a staple of diets all over the world for decades. Most people who indulge in such beverages are happy to live with the extra bit of calories they may contain, but new long-term research out of France suggests that sugary drinks may also cause an…

Super Veggie: Red Onions Kill Cancer Cells, Study Finds

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Jun 14, 2017 … GUELPH, Ontario — New research from the University of Guelph in Ontario has found that compounds in red onions help kill cancer cells. The study, which examined how efficiently five different types of Ontario-grown onions fight cancer cells, found that Ruby Ring onions were the most effective. The red onion — especially ones grown in Ontario…

Study: Dogs Detect Lung Cancer In Blood With Stunning 97% Accuracy

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Jun 20, 2019 … CHICAGO — Oncologists looking for highly-accurate, but not highly-expensive methods to diagnose lung cancer in patients may need not look any further than their local dog breeder community. That’s because a new study finds that beagles are capable of successfully detecting the disease by scent, a major breakthrough in identifying the specific biomarkers of the disease. Researchers…

Highly-Processed Foods Linked To Cancer, Study Finds

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Sep 01, 2018 … LONDON — Processed foods have been known to raise the risk for certain health problems, but a recent study by French and Brazilian scientists shows possible links between highly-processed foods and cancer. The researchers warn that consumption of these ultra-processed foods “may drive an increasing burden of cancer in the next decades.” Examples of the processed…

Dogs Can Sniff Out Cancer In Blood With Near-Perfect Accuracy, Study Finds

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Apr 09, 2019 … ORLANDO, Fla. — Detecting cancer as early as possible is paramount to a successful treatment, and now scientists say that man’s best friend may be paramount to accurate, early detection. A new study finds that dogs can sniff out cancer in blood with almost 97 percent accuracy. Researchers from BioScentDx, a private health care company…

New Blood Test In Development Capable Of Detecting 20+ Types Of Cancer

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Oct 03, 2019 … BOSTON — Detecting cancer early on can make all the difference in treating the disease. That’s why a new cancer-detecting blood test, while only in the developmental stage, has already made waves in the medical community. Researchers with the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston say trial runs of their new test have illustrated its ability to…

Working Night Shift Puts Women At Greater Risk Of Several Cancers

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Aug 06, 2018 … PHILADELPHIA — Working nights can be difficult for many people to get used to, but there’s even more reason now for women to avoid jobs that requires overnight hours. A recent study finds that women who work night shifts in many different industries may carry a higher risk of certain types of cancer, according to the…

Breakthrough Study: Virus Injected Into Blood Attacks Brain Cancer, Stimulates Immune System

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Jan 11, 2018 … WEST YORKSHIRE, England — Scientists may have made a major breakthrough in treating — and potentially defeating — cancerous brain tumors by injecting patients with a virus that actually stimulates the immune system. Researchers at the University of Leeds conducted a study on nine patients battling fast-growing gliomas, which are aggressive tumors that are tough to…

Surprising Study Shows High Blood Sugar Not Likely Linked To Brain Cancer

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May 12, 2017 … COLUMBUS, Ohio — New research has expounded on the preexisting knowledge regarding the relationship between blood sugar levels and brain cancer. The study was released by Ohio State University early this month. The research picks up where previous Ohio State research left off in a prior study. Both studies were conducted by Judith Schwartzbaum, who…