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Breast Cancer Radiotherapy Raises Risk Of Heart Disease Slightly
2013-03-15 09:09:17

Doctors have known for quite a while that radiation treatment for breast cancer increases a woman's risk of heart disease, but the extent of that additional risk was unknown. A new study, published in a recent online issue of The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM), further explains those risks.

Women Who Refuse Mastectomies May Have Higher Survival Rates
2013-01-29 10:36:21

A new study found that women who were diagnosed with early stage breast cancer and did not undergo mastectomies had equal or better survival rates than women who had breast removal surgery.


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shotta
  • An armed gangster.
The word 'shotta' is an alteration of 'shooter'.