Breast Cancer

Breath and urine tests could detect early breast cancer

Breath and urine tests could detect early breast cancer

A new method for early and accurate breast cancer screening has been developed by researchers using commercially available technology. The researchers were able to isolate...
Higher vitamin D levels linked to lower risk of breast cancer

Higher vitamin D levels linked to lower risk of breast cancer

In a new study, researchers find higher levels of vitamin D are associated with decreasing risk of breast cancer. The study is published in PLOS...
Let's get physical- Breast cancer survivors on the move

Let’s get physical: Breast cancer survivors on the move

Physical activity is an effective way to help improve the many mental and physical side effects of breast cancer treatment. Yet, studies show up to...
Men can have breast cancer too

Men can have breast cancer too

Cancer is one of the leading causes of death among Americans. Recent research shows that at least 10% of cancers are caused by inherited mutations...
Mozart, meditation and a yoga mat- Integrative therapies benefit breast cancer patients

Mozart, meditation and a yoga mat: Integrative therapies benefit breast cancer patients

A breast cancer patient dealing with anxiety, depression or mood swings could soon be encouraged by her oncologist to learn meditation techniques, join a...
Blue light from your device linked to higher risk of breast and prostate cancer

Blue light from your device linked to higher risk of breast and prostate cancer

A new study reports a link between exposure to blue light at night and higher risk of developing breast and prostate cancer. Blue light...
Doctors play key role keeping women breast cancer

Doctors play key role keeping women breast cancer-free

Researchers from The University of Western Australia believe General Practitioners can play an important role in ensuring women persist with cancer treatment. The study published...
Omega-3 could ease joint pain caused by breast cancer treatment

Omega-3 could ease joint pain caused by breast cancer treatment

Omega-3 supplements may allow more breast cancer patients to continue treatment with aromatase inhibitors The painful side effects of some breast cancer drugs lead many...
How breast cancer hijacks immune cells to weaken our defense

How breast cancer hijacks immune cells to weaken our defense

Researchers have discovered that tumor cells reprogram metabolic pathways to gain control over a type of immune cell that allows cancer growth. Myeloid-derived suppressor cells...
How to prevent breast cancer in daily life

How to prevent breast cancer in daily life

Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in the United States. Research shows that about 12.4% of American women will be diagnosed with breast...