Breast cancer news

Breast cancer prognosis

03/05/17
ER+/PR- breast cancer twice as likely to relapse as ER+/PR+ disease
01/26/17
Treatment at a major cancer center could improve long-term outcomes
01/15/17
Weight loss after breast cancer diagnosis does not necessarily improve survival
01/09/17
Grilled, barbecued & smoked meat consumption linked to reduced survival after breast cancer
12/31/16
High-fat soybean oil diet promotes metastasis in mouse model of ER+/PR+ breast cancer
12/11/16
Insulin use is associated with unfavorable adipokine levels and poorer breast cancer outcomes
12/05/16
Healthy diet is linked to increased survival, whereas alcohol and Western diet increase cancer mortality
 
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Breast cancer risk factors and prevention

04/15/17
Air pollution may heighten breast cancer risk by increasing breast density
04/08/17
High folic acid intake promotes growth of existing tumors in mouse model of breast cancer
03/19/17
Eating after 10 pm linked to increased breast cancer risk
02/11/17
Use of dark hair dyes and lye hair relaxers linked to increased breast cancer risk among African Americans
01/23/17
Breast cancer in 2nd degree relatives can further increase risk when 1st degree relative has the disease
12/22/16
Luteolin inhibits the metastasis of triple negative breast cancer
11/22/16
Low vitamin D level at diagnosis linked to aggressive disease and poor prognosis
 
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Breast cancer treatment news

03/12/17
Broccoli compound sulforaphane heightens taxane chemotherapy effectiveness against triple negative breast cancer
02/18/17
Scalp cooling can prevent hair loss caused by chemotherapy
01/26/17
Treatment at a major cancer center could improve long-term outcomes
11/12/16
Treatment can cause long-term fatigue in breast cancer survivors
11/02/16
Enterolactone increases radiation-induced breast cancer cell death
08/09/16
Quercetin protects heart from Adriamycin but could interfere with treatment effects
07/04/16
Radiotherapy after lumpectomy improves survival in older women with ER- disease
 
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Breast cancer type

03/26/17
Ginger compound induces triple negative breast cancer cell death
03/12/17
Broccoli compound sulforaphane heightens taxane chemotherapy effectiveness against triple negative breast cancer
03/05/17
ER+/PR- breast cancer twice as likely to relapse as ER+/PR+ disease
02/26/17
Ursolic acid causes death of various types of breast cancer cells
12/31/16
High-fat soybean oil diet promotes metastasis in mouse model of ER+/PR+ breast cancer
12/22/16
Luteolin inhibits the metastasis of triple negative breast cancer
10/09/16
Melatonin reduces the viability of both ER+ and ER- breast cancer stem cells
 
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Family history news

01/23/17
Breast cancer in 2nd degree relatives can further increase risk when 1st degree relative has the disease
08/20/16
Virus related to mouse mammary tumor virus linked to breast cancer development and aggressiveness
03/15/15
Family history of prostate cancer linked to heightened breast cancer risk
07/28/14
Breast cancer prognosis is inherited independent of tumor characteristics
06/22/14
Human mammary tumor virus found in milk of high risk women
02/09/14
Birth control pill use at young age heightens breast cancer risk in BRCA1 mutation carriers
08/30/13
Teenage and young adult drinking increases risk of later breast cancer
 
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Food and supplement news

04/08/17
High folic acid intake promotes growth of existing tumors in mouse model of breast cancer
04/01/17
Saffron carotenoid crocin inhibits breast cancer cell division
03/26/17
Ginger compound induces triple negative breast cancer cell death
03/19/17
Eating after 10 pm linked to increased breast cancer risk
03/12/17
Broccoli compound sulforaphane heightens taxane chemotherapy effectiveness against triple negative breast cancer
02/26/17
Ursolic acid causes death of various types of breast cancer cells
02/04/17
Fisetin inhibits formation of a cancer-causing compound produced from estrogen
 
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