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Do Fertility Drugs Make Patients More Susceptible To Breast Cancer?

From huffingtonpost.com

Even before E! host Giuliana Rancic's breast cancer diagnosis shone a spotlight on it, researchers had questions about a possible link between fertility drugs and increased risk for the disease. Now, a new study from researchers with the National Institutes of Health suggests that it does not.

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Keeping Breast Cancer Risks on the Move | 1-800-Oncologist.com

From 1-800-oncologist.com

Exercise. Physical activity. Moving. Along with a clean and colorful diet, there's almost nothing better you can do for your body than move. The fact is we have to keep moving to keep moving, and here's another reason why. Even mild physical activity can decrease a woman's breast cancer risk.

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Blood Test May Predict Outcome in Early Breast Cancer

From voanews.com

Researchers have discovered that a simple blood test could lead to better diagnosis and treatment for early-stage breast cancer — and a better prognosis for patients' survival. The test looks for the presence of circulating tumor cells (CTCs) in the blood of women at early-stage breast cancer, before the disease…

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Breast-Sparing Ops Often Mean More Surgery Later

From go.com

Partial breast removal surgery to treat cancer is not likely to be a one-time operation, according to many breast cancer experts and a study released Thursday. One in five women who opt for partial breast removal, or breast-conserving surgery, may need a second operation to remove more breast tissue, according…

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Weight loss lowers breast cancer risk: Study

From cbsnews.com

Can weight loss lower your risk of breast cancer? Dr. Holly Phillips reports on a new study that suggests a link between diet, exercise and the risk of beast cancer.

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Drug combination offers new hope in fighting breast cancer | wtsp.com

From wtsp.com

(USA Today) On Friday, doctors will unveil the results of the first large trial of a new kind of "precision medicine" against breast cancer: a drug combination designed to act like a smart bomb, which delivers its payload directly to tumor cells while reducing collateral damage to the rest of…

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Generex Reports on Inaugural AE37 Breast Cancer Vaccine Scientific Advisory Board Meeting

From marketwatch.com

WORCESTER, Mass. and TORONTO, June 8, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Generex Biotechnology Corporation reported today that the inaugural meeting of the Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) of its wholly-owned subsidiary, Antigen Express, Inc., for the company's AE37 breast cancer vaccine took place in Dallas, TX on May 19, 2012.

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'Pink Ribbons, Inc.,' a Documentary About Breast Cancer

From nytimes.com

In "Pink Ribbons, Inc." the director Léa Pool takes aim at the breast cancer movement and the corporations that benefit from its ubiquitous rosy symbol of awareness and action. Yet for all the stellar intentions; revelatory evidence; and thoughtful, wall-to-wall interviewees, this frustratingly overstuffed documentary indulges more in spraying buckshot…

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