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PALB2 Gene

By trwadmin | August 13, 2014 |

“Study Shows Third Gene as Indicator for Breast Cancer” As Printed in the NY Times By Nicholas Bakalaraug, August 6, 2014 Mutations in a gene called PALB2 raise the risk of breast cancer in women by almost as much as mutations in BRCA1 and BRCA2, the infamous genes implicated in...

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Dogs Detect Ovarian Cancer

By trwadmin | July 10, 2014 |

Dogs Detect Ovarian Cancer By Angela Zimm May 18, 2014 on Bloomberg.com This is Amazing!!! Here’s the article….. Cancer detection dog McBaine is trained to sniff out the odorants that indicate a woman has ovarian cancer, a disease that has no effective test for early detection. Which is better at...

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Childbirth After Chemotherapy- Zoladex Study

By trwadmin | May 31, 2014 |

One feared side effect in many young women after Chemotherapy is early menopause and infertility. MD Anderson launched a study with the drug- Zoladex- which is thought to reduce the risk of developing ovarian dysfunction as a result of chemotherapy. NBC News reports that out of 218 women who had...

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Nurse Navigators- Breast Oncology

By trwadmin | May 25, 2014 |

Read how Nurse Navigators are working to bring Radiant Wrap gowns into their Cancer Centers for their Breast Cancer patients: (click on the article title below:) “Nurses champion alternative wrap for radiation patients“ Nurse.com Debra Anscombe Wood, RN Monday May 5, 2014

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Mammograms

By trwadmin | April 2, 2014 |

Another study out- this one by Harvard. In 1974 president Gerald Ford announced on national TV that his wife, Betty Ford, had Breast Cancer. She survived, and became one of the most famous early advocates of Mammogram Screening for Breast Cancer. But the Harvard study says that the benefits of...

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