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Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today

Breast cancer is a malignant tumor that forms in the cells of the breast. Although mostly found in women, men can get breast cancer too. There are a number of symptoms associated with breast cancer, but the first noticeable symptom is often a lump or area

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Metastatic breast cancers: Characterising the profile of metastases for improved treatment

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Researchers at the Jules Bordet Institute - Université libre de Bruxelles, VIB and KU Leuven have published an important study offering a better understanding of the progression of breast cancer.

New bone-in technique tests therapies for breast cancer metastasis

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

A new laboratory technique developed by researchers at Baylor College of Medicine and other institutions can rapidly test the effectiveness of treatments for life-threatening breast cancer...

For women at risk of hereditary breast cancer, multigene test could help extend life expectancy

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Value in Health, the official journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), has announced the publication of new research indicating that testing for...

Breast cancer: Anatomy and early warning signs

Tue, 18 Apr 2017 10:00:00 PDT

In this article learn about breast anatomy, the early symptoms and warning signs of breast cancer, and what to do if you spot these signs.

Physicians' misunderstanding of genetic test results may hamper mastectomy decisions

Tue, 18 Apr 2017 06:00:00 PDT

A recent survey of over 2,000 women newly diagnosed with breast cancer found that half of those who undergo bilateral mastectomy after genetic testing don't actually have mutations known to confer...

Breast thermography: Technology, benefits, and cancer signs

Mon, 17 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

In this article, learn about how thermography works, the process of a thermograph, what thermographs detect, the technology, and the benefits of their use.

Breast cancer: A visual guide to self-examination

Wed, 12 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

A monthly breast self-examination can identify abnormalities and help catch cancer in its early stages. Learn more about how it works in this article.

Living with breast cancer: Statistics on survival rates by stage

Mon, 10 Apr 2017 10:00:00 PDT

What is the outlook for people with breast cancer and what factors may affect the outlook? What is the 5-year and 10-year survival rate by stage?

Scattered fibroglandular breast tissue: Causes and risk factors

Sun, 09 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Women with scattered fibroglandular breast tissue may develop lumpy or painful breasts. This article discusses breast composition and when to see a doctor.

HER2-positive breast cancer: Testing, treatment, and outlook

Sat, 08 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

HER2 ordinarily makes proteins in the breast. When the HER2 gene is abnormal, it causes a fast and aggressive breast cancer. Learn more in this article.

Understanding and treating ER-positive breast cancer

Fri, 07 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

In this article learn about the role of hormone receptors in breast cancer, what the symptoms of ER-positive breast cancer are, and how it may be treated.

Living in an area with high air pollution may impact women's breast density

Fri, 07 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

A study of nearly 280,000 women in the United States has found that living in areas with a high level of fine particles from air pollution may increase a woman's chance of having dense breasts - a...

New gene discovered that is driving drug resistance

Thu, 06 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Scientists in Salford, UK, have identified a gene which is 'revving the engine of cancer' against the world's most common breast cancer drug.

Biomarker identified for likely aggressive, early stage breast cancer

Wed, 05 Apr 2017 06:00:00 PDT

The one-size-fits-all approach to early stage breast cancer creates a paradox: Millions of dollars are spent on unnecessary surgeries and radiation to treat women with low-risk 'in situ' lesions...

Inflammatory breast cancer: Symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment

Tue, 04 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Inflammatory breast cancer accounts for just 1-5 percent of all breast cancers diagnosed in the U.S. Learn more about this rare and aggressive cancer.

Foods to eat and foods to avoid to fight breast cancer

Mon, 03 Apr 2017 10:00:00 PDT

Learn about how diet may affect breast cancer, what foods are recommended to fight breast cancer, and what the benefits of eating them are.

Preparing for a mammogram: A step-by-step guide

Sun, 02 Apr 2017 03:00:00 PDT

Learn about the different steps involved in a mammogram including when to get a mammogram, how to prepare and understanding what the results mean.

Mammograms: What to expect and how to minimize pain

Sun, 02 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Mammograms are an invaluable tool for early detection of breast cancer. In this article, we look at how to prepare and reduce discomfort.

Invasive lobular carcinoma: Symptoms, subtypes, diagnosis, and treatment

Fri, 31 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDT

Learn about invasive lobular carcinoma, a type of cancer that starts in the milk glands of the breast and can spread to infect other lymph nodes.

More women opting to remove a healthy breast after cancer diagnosis

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 09:00:00 PDT

New study shows that in five states, half of women with cancer in one breast opt to surgically remove their unaffected breast as a preventive measure.

Mammography vs. thermography: Comparing the benefits

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDT

Mammography and thermography are two methods of detecting abnormalities that may indicate breast cancer. Learn more in this article.

Metastatic breast cancer: Symptoms, treatment, and outlook

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Metastatic breast cancer can occur if the initial cancer treatment isn't successful and the cancer spreads to other parts of the body. Learn about it here.

Significant increase in number of women tested for BRCA gene, but many high-risk patients are still missing out

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Discovery of the BRCA genetic mutation in the mid-90s represented a breakthrough in breast and ovarian cancer prevention.

PHD2 targeting overcomes breast cancer cell death upon glucose starvation

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT

B55α is one of the regulatory subunits of the PP2A phosphatase. This phosphatases has been associated to the control of many biological functions but the multiplicity of complexes that can be...

Breast cancer: Study identifies a molecular mechanism of drug resistance in ER+ tumors

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 07:00:00 PDT

Study suggests that a mechanism of drug resistance in ER+ breast cancers could be changes to the estrogen receptor caused by two immune system molecules.