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2013-10-14 23:24:30

Dr. Steven Hotze presents natural approaches and educational information to help in the breast cancer fight. Houston, TX (PRWEB) October 14, 2013 October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and the familiar pink ribbon begins to appear on many types of consumer goods such as water bottles, food labels and t-shirts. Hotze Health & Wellness Center (HHWC), a world leader in the alternative health care industry, takes a different approach by recognizing October as “Breast Cancer...

2011-12-09 14:19:45

Exemestane steadily lowered levels of "good" cholesterol in women taking the agent as part of a breast cancer prevention study, say researchers at Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center. Exemestane, an aromatase inhibitor used to treat estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer, is being tested to prevent breast cancer in women at an increased risk of developing the disease. Georgetown researchers say their findings, presented at the 2011 CTRC-AACR San Antonio Breast Cancer...

2011-10-12 07:00:00

Study Enrollment Open for 1000 Women Age 60 and over. GrassrootsHealth is changing the current Breast Cancer Awareness Month to Breast Cancer Prevention Month with a focus on taking action to prevent breast cancer with vitamin D testing and education. Enrollment is available on http://www.grassrootshealth.net. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 12, 2011 âœItâs time to take action, women are already fully aware of breast cancer and its...

2011-08-10 00:00:29

GrassrootsHealth seeks to influence public health by launching a breast cancer prevention study, focusing on the role vitamin D deficiency plays in affecting breast cancer rates in women over 60. (PRWEB) August 09, 2011 A new study will seek to examine the effects of vitamin D deficiency in relation to breast cancer rates "“ specifically, the study centers around investigating the occurrence of breast cancer among a population of women 60 and over who achieve and maintain a targeted...

2010-12-14 00:01:39

Results from an ongoing study examining two drugs to prevent breast cancer found that the drug raloxifene (Evista) was as almost effective as the standard drug tamoxifen (Nolvadex) and also produced fewer side effects. Earlier results of the study had shown that raloxifene was as effective as tamoxifen in reducing non-invasive breast cancer in post-menopausal women at high risk of developing the disease. For both drugs, women experienced a 50 percent reduction in breast cancer risk after 4...

2010-11-07 00:16:24

Living Fuel Questions Who is Really Pulling the Strings at YouTube? Tampa, FL (PRWEB) November 5, 2010 According to the CDC, breast cancer is the most common form of cancer in women. LivingFuelTV produces a weekly program revealing the truth about such major health issues. A recent segment, posted to YouTube October 14, was about how breast cancer can be prevented, while the Pink campaign was promoting early screening and treatment. Within hours of posting the show on YouTube, the entire...

2010-10-15 11:48:00

SEATTLE, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Throughout October, National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, experts from Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and its clinical care partner, the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, are offering a series of weekly research-based tip sheets regarding a variety of topics related to breast cancer, including breast cancer prevention, screening and early detection, treatment, and survivorship. The series will conclude next Friday, Oct. 22. Today's tip sheet, the...

2010-10-01 13:52:00

SEATTLE, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Throughout October, National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, experts from Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and its clinical care partner, the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, are offering a series of weekly research-based tip sheets regarding a variety of topics related to breast cancer, including breast cancer prevention, screening and early detection, treatment, and survivorship. The series launches today with "10 Tips for Breast Cancer Prevention"...

2009-02-09 09:28:00

They've been hailed as miracle drugs for the heart, but statins aren't getting rave reviews when it comes to cancer prevention. A new study conducted in mice suggests these drugs, which lower cholesterol, have little or no effect on warding off breast cancer. Mice in the study were given two different statins, atorvastatin and lovastatin, in their regular diets. Neither led to a lower rate of breast cancer. The researchers also compared the mice that were given statins to those who received...


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