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2011-12-10 06:49:25

(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Aside from all the other health issues obesity can cause, here is another one to add to the list. According to a recent study, obesity is associated with worse outcomes overall in early-stage breast cancer. Obesity was linked to shorter time to recurrence, disease-free survival and overall survival. The exception was treatment with endocrine therapy, in which obesity was associated with a protective effect. "The findings add to the body of evidence indicating that...

2011-12-08 12:57:18

Obesity is associated with worse outcomes overall in early-stage breast cancer, researchers reported at the 2011 CTRC-AACR San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, held Dec. 6-10, 2011. Obesity was linked to shorter time to recurrence (TTR), disease-free survival (DFS) and overall survival (OS). The exception was treatment with endocrine therapy (mainly tamoxifen), in which obesity was associated with a protective effect. "The findings add to the body of evidence indicating that obesity, in...

2011-12-08 10:31:30

Obesity may contribute to worse survival outcomes in early stage breast cancer patients who have received adjuvant therapy to treat their disease, said researchers from the Lester and Sue Smith Breast Center at Baylor College of Medicine. The researchers presented the data today at the 34th annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, jointly sponsored by Baylor College of Medicine, the American Association of Cancer Research, and the Cancer Therapy and Research Center at the University of...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.