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Latest Study of Tamoxifen and Raloxifene Stories

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

Researchers announced new findings that taking one breast cancer drug for twice the time suggested can substantially increase survival rates.

2013-04-25 19:46:09

Drinking coffee could decrease the risk of breast cancer recurring in patients taking the widely used drug Tamoxifen.

2005-11-15 16:39:54

By Susan Heavey WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Women at high risk for breast cancer who take the well-known drug tamoxifen can reduce their long-term risk of developing the disease, according to a new study released on Tuesday.

2004-11-30 18:00:11

A U.S. study of raloxifene found women had more than a 50 percent reduction in breast cancer incidence beyond the first four years of treatment.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.