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Excess sleep may increase mortality in breast cancer patients

The tumor of women who slept more than the regular eight hours had a higher chance of being affected

08 Apr 2017 9:16 AM

Hospital makes 'nipple' tattoos for breast cancer patients

The hospital in Spain does it for women who want have survived their breast cancer

06 Apr 2017 11:09 AM

Breast cancer risk higher due to hard plastic exposure

Bisphenol S (BPS), a substitute for the chemical Bisphenol A (BPA), shows the potential for increasing the aggressiveness of breast cancer.

02 Apr 2017 11:59 AM

Rapid breast cancer growth is more in obese people

Gaining weight affects the fatty cells which changes the microenvironment around the tumour

01 Apr 2017 9:47 AM

Women colouring hair at higher risk of breast cancer

Women should be more extensively informed of the harms of opportunistic mammography, such as accumulating radiation burden.

10 Mar 2017 10:21 AM


Eat soy for longer life after breast cancer

Soy food consumption does not have a harmful effect for women treated with endocrine therapies.

07 Mar 2017 9:16 AM

Soy products may boost survival in breast cancer patients

The soy component called Isoflavones has oestrogen-like properties slows the growth of breast cancer cells

06 Mar 2017 3:51 PM

Radiographer sends penis picture to breast cancer patient

The radiographer also asked her on many occasions if she found him attractive.

03 Mar 2017 4:32 PM

Dense breasts linked to high breast cancer risk

The lack of fatty tissue is the leading reason why mammograms can't detect a tumor

09 Feb 2017 9:42 AM

Keeping the cervix cancer-free

Condom is one of the best ways to reduce the risk of getting this virus which causes the cancer.

30 Jan 2017 1:02 AM


Eating broccoli can improve treatment of breast cancer

It helps develop metastasis originating from breast cancer in women

25 Jan 2017 10:05 AM

Barbecued meat tied to risk of death from breast cancer

Carcinogens present in the meat lead to a higher risk in women who suffer from the cancer

20 Jan 2017 12:22 PM

New vaccine safe and effective against breast cancer

The strategies that can re-stimulate the immune system to recognise and target HER2 early during cancer development may be effective

04 Jan 2017 5:23 PM

Cancer death risk increases with chronic kidney disease: study

The reduction in kidney functions increases the risk of urinary and breast cancer

30 Dec 2016 7:42 PM

Genetic biomarker patients at increased risk of heart damage

Patients being treated for lymphoma or gastric cancer with the same chemotherapy were vulnerable to cardiotoxicity from the treatment

19 Dec 2016 9:12 PM


High BP drugs can control spreading cancer

Calcium channel blockers target Myosin-10 cancer cells blocking cancer cell movement

18 Dec 2016 2:00 PM

Guy-ding lights that keep abreast

More and more men are coming forward in this new breast cancer initiative that encourages check-ups.

14 Dec 2016 12:06 AM

Lonely breast cancer patients less likely to survive

Some types of social ties were beneficial, while others were not.

12 Dec 2016 3:57 PM

Breast cancer mortality rate continue to decline: study

Breast cancer is by far the primary cancer site in women.

10 Dec 2016 8:50 PM

Cancer cases up by 50 per cent in developing countries

In 2015, there were 17.5 million new cancer cases worldwide and 8.7 million deaths.

07 Dec 2016 5:35 PM