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Hormone And Breastfeeding Impacts On Breast Cancer
2012-10-19 04:50:43

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online While phrases like “I love Big Bird” and “binders full of woman” are tidbits that people remember about the past two presidential candidate debates, another facet of the debates is the clothing that the spouses of the presidential candidates wear. In this past week´s debate, both Michelle Obama and Ann Romney chose to wear the striking color of pink. The color reflects October as breast cancer awareness...

2012-07-18 10:13:50

Risk more than doubles; elevated concentrations of certain pregnancy hormones may have long-term pro-carcinogenic effect Delivering a high-birth-weight infant more than doubles a woman's breast cancer risk, according to research from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. The researchers suggest that having a large infant is associated with a hormonal environment during pregnancy that favors future breast cancer development and progression. Marking the first time that high...

2012-03-21 10:32:58

New research has shown for the first time that it is safe for women who have been diagnosed with oestrogen receptor positive breast cancer to become pregnant, despite doctors' previous fears that pregnancy could boost levels of oestrogen in the body and cause the cancer to return. In fact, the findings, to be presented today (Wednesday) at the eighth European Breast Cancer Conference (EBCC-8) in Vienna, suggest that becoming pregnant at any time following a diagnosis of breast cancer does...

2012-01-23 13:28:05

Quality of life in younger patients treated for breast cancer is seriously compromised and these women suffer from severe psychological distress, infertility, premature menopause, a decrease in physical activity and weight gain, according to a study by researchers at UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center. The study, published in the peer-reviewed Journal of the National Cancer Institute, found that the mental issues faced by younger breast cancer survivors were more serious than the...

2011-04-04 12:53:48

Smoking increases the risk of breast cancer, but the risk differs by obesity status in postmenopausal women, according to data from an analysis of the Women's Health Initiative observational study. A significant association between smoking and breast cancer risk was observed in non-obese women, but not in obese women. The results were similar regardless of whether obesity was defined by body mass index (BMI) or waist circumference. Juhua Luo, Ph.D., assistant professor in the department of...


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