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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

Angelina Jolie star power extends to stock

May 15, 2013 - MarketWatch

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

OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN: Australian singer Olivia Newton-John, 64, was diagnosed in 1992 and underwent a partial mastectomy and chemotherapy. Her 2005 album, "Stronger than Before" promoted breast cancer awareness. She also introduced the "Olivi
Complete Darkness at Night Key Brings Maximum Success of Breast Cancer Therapy: Latest Study Reveals

By IBTimes AU

Complete Darkness at Night Key Brings Maximum Success of Breast Cancer Therapy: Latest Study Reveals. (Jul 28)

MORE TOPICS: CANCER

Girls play in an internally displaced persons (IDP) camp inside the U.N. base
Gene Study Gives Clues About the Age of First Period

By IBTimes AU

A new study published in the journal Nature revealed that the timing of a girl's menarche is influenced by several genes, possibly thousands of gene variations. The role of estrogen levels in the development of the diseases were previously evalu... (Jul 25)

MORE TOPICS: UNITED KINGDOM, CANCER

Women toss their bras during the 5th Pink Bra Spring and Bra Toss and help Push Up the Fight Against Breast Cancer at the Trocadero Square near the Eiffel Tower in Paris
Aspirin Can Cure Breast Cancer: Study

By IBTimes AU

Salicylic acid, modified into acetylsalicylic acid, and used as Aspirin can cure breast cancer, reveals a study conducted by Dr. Michelle Holmes from Harvard University. (Jul 25)

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

SHERYL CROW: Grammy-winning rock star Sheryl Crow, 51, was diagnosed with early-stage breast cancer in February 2006 after a routine mammogram. She has campaigned for women aged over 35 to have annual mammograms.
Genetic Cause of Common Breast Tumors Identified: A Big Milestone Achieved

By IBTimes AU

Genetic Cause of Common Breast Tumors Identified: A Big Mile Stone Achieved (Jul 22)

MORE TOPICS: CANCER

KYLIE MINOGUE: Australian pop star Kylie Minogue, 44, was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2005 and went through surgery and chemotherapy. Her 2006 "Showgirl Homecoming Tour" represented her comeback from cancer.
Targets for Immunotherapy in Early-Stage Breast Cancer: Latest Research Reveals

By IBTimes AU

Targets for Immunotherapy in Early-Stage Breast Cancer: Latest Research Reveals. (Jul 21)

MORE TOPICS: CANCER

Television personality Joan Lunden attends the Badgley Mischka
Former GMA Host Joan Lunden Battles Cancer: New Effective Way of Preventing Breast Cancer

By IBTimes AU

Joan Lunden, former Good Morning America's host, was diagnosed with a triple negative breast cancer, leaving her fans shocked and devastated. The strong woman, however, has not lost hope and is fighting back. (Jul 18)

MORE TOPICS: CANCER, CARCINOMA

A Volunteer Displays Jars of Dried Cannabis Buds at the La Brea Collective Medical Marijuana Dispensary in Los Angeles
Cannabis Significantly PreventsTumour Growth in Cancer Patients

By IBTimes AU

Through a striking finding, it has been reported that Cannabis can significantly reduce growth of tumour in cancer patients. (Jul 17)

MORE TOPICS: CANCER

A man is reflected in a car window as he looks at the moon one day ahead of the Supermoon phenomenon from a bridge over 42nd St. in the Manhattan borough of New York
Hypnosis A Possible Treatment For Hot Flashes In Men

By IBTimes AU

Researchers at Baylor University conducted a study on the effects of hypnosis on men with hot flashes. The study sought to look towards hypnosis as a possible treatment for the problem. Since hypnotic relaxation therapy was a successful means of tre... (Jul 17)

MORE TOPICS: CANCER

Singer Kylie Minogue attends 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards at the Waldorf Astoria in New York
Kylie Minogue on Emotional Roller Coaster Ride: Laughs and Breaks Down as She Talks about Breast Cancer and Ex-Lover [VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

Kylie Minogue has been on an emotional roller coaster ride during her recent interview on 60 Minutes Australia where she not only opened about her late ex-boyfriend Michael Hutchence but also broke down while speaking about her battle to defeat her breast cancer. (Jul 14)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, CANCER

Skin cancer
Pancreatic Cancer, Highest Mortality Rate: Breakthrough Found

By IBTimes AU

Pancreatic cancer has the highest mortality rate of all cancers and it looks like a breakthrough has been made for its care by researchers at the University of Queensland. (Jul 09)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, CANCER