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2011-06-20 10:30:00

Accounting for almost 30 percent of all cancer cases in women, breast cancer has always been an especially dreaded diagnosis.

2011-05-09 16:47:00

CHICAGO, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An estimated 30,000 runners, walkers, and supporters -- most impacted in some way by breast cancer -- turned out on Sunday in Chicago to support the Windy City's largest breast cancer event: the Y-ME National Breast Cancer Organization's(TM) 20th Anniversary Race At Your Pace.

2011-04-19 16:51:51

A $300,000 two-year grant from the Avon Foundation for Women will help researchers in the NCI-designated Dan L. Duncan Cancer Center at Baylor College of Medicine determine how breast cancer cells spread from the breast and target the brain.

2011-04-05 14:52:11

Breast cancer survivors who experience large weight gain have an increased risk of death after diagnosis.

2011-03-07 09:14:52

Women who have survived breast cancer may fall more often than others, according to a new study.

2011-03-01 09:28:29

Change after drop in hormone use did not continue through 2007.

2011-02-17 13:55:00

OpEd In New Jersey Star Ledger, State's Largest Paper WASHINGTON, Feb.

2010-10-22 01:44:12

Disparities in breast cancer mortality continued to be unacceptably high in Chicago and significantly larger than the national average.

2010-10-19 09:12:00


2010-10-19 07:37:16

Scottsdale Plastic Surgeon Dr. Steven Turkeltaub Promoting National Breast Cancer Awareness The National Cancer Institute (NCI) estimates that 207,090 new cases of breast cancer will be diagnosed in 2010.

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