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Why do some breast cancers become treatment-resistant?

Added: 23.02.2018 23:39 | 0 views | 0 comments

A significant number of estrogen receptor-positive breast cancers are resistant to regular therapies. Why is that, and how can this obstacle be addressed?

From: www.medicalnewstoday.com

Exercise may increase lifespan after breast cancer treatment

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Aerobic and strength training may help to prolong breast cancer survivors' lifespans by tackling treatment side effects, such as obesity or heart disease.

From: www.medicalnewstoday.com

Breast cancer treatments may increase the risk of heart disease

Added: 22.02.2018 22:39 | 0 views | 0 comments

Some breast cancer therapies can damage the heart and healthcare providers should carefully monitor breast cancer treatment effects on the heart. Breast cancer survivors, especially older women, are more likely to die from cardiovascular diseases such as heart failure rather than breast cancer.

From: www.sciencedaily.com

What to know about breast cancer and back pain

Added: 22.02.2018 22:35 | 0 views | 0 comments

A look at breast cancer and back pain, a symptom in later stages of the disease. Included is detail on the link and self-care options people can try.

From: www.medicalnewstoday.com

Can weight gain be caused by tamoxifen?

Added: 22.02.2018 22:35 | 0 views | 0 comments

A look at the link between tamoxifen and weight gain. Included is detail on why weight gain can occur in breast cancer treatment, and other side effects.

From: www.medicalnewstoday.com

Hormone-fueled breast cancer cells halted with new approach

Added: 22.02.2018 22:35 | 0 views | 0 comments

Scientists identify where hormone-fueled breast cancer cells derive their energy from, and they find a way to block their access to it.

From: www.medicalnewstoday.com

Cholesterol byproduct hijacks immune cells, lets breast cancer spread

Added: 21.02.2018 22:34 | 0 views | 0 comments

High cholesterol levels have been associated with breast cancer spreading to other sites in the body, but doctors and researchers don't know the cause for the link. A new study found that the culprit is a byproduct of cholesterol metabolism that acts on specific immune cells so that they facilitate the cancer's spread instead of stopping it.

From: www.sciencedaily.com

Statins linked to lower rates of breast cancer and mortality

Added: 21.02.2018 22:34 | 0 views | 0 comments

A 14 year study in more than one million people has found that women with high cholesterol have significantly lower rates of breast cancer and improved mortality. The research suggests that statins are associated with lower rates of breast cancer and subsequent mortality.

From: www.sciencedaily.com

Night shifts raise women's cancer risk

Added: 21.02.2018 22:32 | 0 views | 0 comments

Women who work long-term night shifts may be at increased risk of developing cancer, especially breast cancer, reveals a new study.

From: www.medicalnewstoday.com

What you should know about breast cancer in teens

Added: 21.02.2018 22:32 | 0 views | 0 comments

A look at breast cancer in teens, a rare condition meaning statistics are hard to find. Included is detail on checking yourself and when to see a doctor.

From: www.medicalnewstoday.com

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