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Breast Cancer

Breast cancer (malignant breast neoplasm) is cancer originating from breast tissue, most commonly from the inner lining of milk ducts or the lobules that supply the ducts with milk. Cancers originating from ducts are known as ductal carcinomas; those originating from lobules are known as lobular carcinomas. Read More

Headlines Around the Web

Breast-checking hunk app gets a sequel

Oct 12, 2012 - Financial Post

FDA blow for blockbuster Roche drug

Nov 19, 2011 - Financial Times

Rwanda: 'Rwanda Has No Cancer Specialists'

Oct 24, 2011 - AllAfrica News

Articles About Breast Cancer

Chrissy Amphlett’s ‘I Touch Myself’ Becomes Breast Cancer Anthem

By IBTimes AU

The Divinyls’ classic “I Touch Myself” is now the anthem for breast cancer awareness. Olivia Newton-John, Sarah McLeod, and Connie Mitchell join Australian artists in recording a new version of the band’s hit song. (Apr 15)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, FACEBOOK, CANCER

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Maureen Burns Owes Her Life to Pet Dog That 'Smelled' Her Breast Cancer Despite Negative Medical Scans

By IBTimes AU

A woman is now cancer-free thanks to her pet dog. Maureen Burns owns a dog that acted strange when his owner started worrying. Ms Burns said her pet collie named Max may be ill. She thought her dog was showing signs of aging since he was already 9 years old. (Apr 08)

MORE TOPICS: CANCER, AGING

Outrageous After Sex Selfies Are All Over the Internet

By IBTimes AU

The #aftersex selfie is making rounds over the internet as couples who have-you've guessed it right-just finished sex take pictures of themselves. (Apr 02)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, FACEBOOK, CANCER

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Peaches Help Fight Breast Cancer Metastasis

By IBTimes IN

Scientists conducted experiments on mice and found that treatments with peach extract inhibited breast cancer metastasis in rodents. (Mar 26)

MORE TOPICS: CANCER

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'No Make-Up Selfie' Campaign Supporters Mistakenly Donated to Unicef, Adopted a WWF Polar Bear

By IBTimes AU

Thousands of women who supported #nomakeupselfie awareness campaign for breast cancer had ended up donating their money to Unicef and the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) instead of Cancer Research UK. (Mar 26)

MORE TOPICS: CANCER

‘Margie’ Supports Australia's ‘Angelina Jolie’ in a Rare Public Appearance

By IBTimes AU

Margie Abbott, wife of Prime Minister Tony Abbott supports Australia’s ‘Angelina Jolie’ (Mar 26)

MORE TOPICS: CANCER

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High Fat Diet in Pregnancy May Contribute to Alzheimer’s Disease in Children

By IBTimes IN

Maternal poor eating habits in pregnancy may place children at greater risk of Alzheimer's disease in adulthood, a new study says. (Mar 25)

MORE TOPICS: CANCER, ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE

Pink balloons are displayed in front of an artificial waterfall during the "Pink Ribbon" breast cancer awareness campaign at Cheonggye Stream in central Seoul October 5, 2011. (Reuters)
'No Make-Up Selfie' For Breast Cancer Viral in New Zealand; Criticized For Painting Women as 'Weak'

By IBTimes AU

The "no make-up selfie" breast awareness campaign in UK was being criticized by several feminists. The #nomakeupselfie became viral as the latest selfie trend has arrived in New Zealand a few days ago with female Kiwis posting photos of themselves without make-up on. (Mar 25)

MORE TOPICS: CANCER, UNITED KINGDOM

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Angelina Jolie To Undergo Another Surgery To Decrease Cancer Risk

By IBTimes AU

Angelina Jolie will be undergoing more surgeries to lower her risk of getting cancer. The Academy Award-winning actor, who has had a preventative double mastectomy in 2013, revealed that there is one more operation that she needs to undergo for her health. (Mar 13)

MORE TOPICS: BRAD PITT, THE NEW YORK TIMES, NEW YORK, CANCER

‘The Simpsons’ Airs Touching Tribute For Mrs Krabappel [VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

“The Simpsons” has aired Mrs Krabappel’s final appearance on the show, and it was sweet and melancholic at the same time. Marcia Wallace, who voiced Bart Simpson’s 4th grade class teacher, passed away in October. (Mar 12)

MORE TOPICS: CANCER