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2013-10-24 23:20:55

To help raise awareness of October being National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Mayoral Dermatology has published a downloadable “Guide to Breast Cancer” that covers all aspects of breast cancer, current treatment methods and what may be done to reduce their risk of developing breast cancer. Miami, FL (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 To help raise awareness of October being National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Mayoral Dermatology has published an online “Breast Cancer Guide” that...

2013-09-30 23:38:05

With Breast Cancer Awareness Month starting tomorrow, October 1st, Scambook, the leading online consumer advocacy platform, is warning the public about increasing breast cancer charity scams for the upcoming month and thereafter. With a little less than one in eight women diagnosed with breast cancer, many looking to donate need to be cautious of fraudulent charities this October. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 With Breast Cancer Awareness Month starting tomorrow, October 1st,...

Tamoxifen Can Halve Breast Cancer Risk When Prescribed Longer
2013-06-03 13:09:55

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Researchers announced new findings that taking one breast cancer drug for twice the time suggested can substantially increase survival rates. The scientists said that women diagnosed with breast cancer who take tamoxifen for 10 years, rather than five years, halve their chances of dying. "These findings are extremely exciting for women who are diagnosed with the most common type of breast cancer," said Dr Julia Wilson,...

2013-03-29 23:02:49

Smile Pink is a group of dedicated dental professionals who have come together to increase Breast Cancer Awareness using the dental community. Bayonne, NJ (PRWEB) March 29, 2013 Smile Pink is a group of dedicated dental professionals who have come together to increase Breast Cancer Awareness using the dental community. Smile Pink is devoted to comprehensive and preventive patient care, including drawing attention to the symptoms of breast cancer, breast cancer treatments, and creating...

2011-04-21 12:04:00

LONDON, April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Topshop is delighted to announce its continued support of charity initiative Fashion Targets Breast Cancer this year with the launch of a limited edition t-shirt, available online and instore nationwide. Topshop has been working with Fashion Targets Breast Cancer since 2005, producing printed canvas bags and t-shirts each year. Following on from the success of 2010's 'Love to Love' vest, this year the charity garment will be a soft jersey t-shirt with...

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2010-10-18 07:40:00

The first research from the Breakthrough Generations Study could lead to a test to predict a woman's reproductive lifespan. The findings, published October 17 in Human Molecular Genetics, could have considerable impact on women in the UK and other western countries, where many start having children at a later age. Early menopause affects one in 20 UK women. The study from scientists at the University of Exeter Peninsula Medical School and The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR), funded by The...

2008-12-13 10:00:00

SAN ANTONIO, Dec. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genomic Health, Inc. (Nasdaq: GHDX) today announced findings from a European study demonstrating that the Oncotype DX Recurrence Score(R) result is a significant independent predictor of distant recurrence in both node-negative and node-positive, hormone receptor-positive breast cancer patients who are treated with the aromatase inhibitor anastrozole or with tamoxifen. Researchers from the Royal Marsden Hospital in London discussed results...


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  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.