Last Updated: Friday, December 20, 2013, 16:32
Angelina Jolie`s announcement of undergoing preventive double mastectomy heightened has not translated into increased understanding of breast cancer risk, according to researchers.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 19, 2013, 13:39
A new study has revealed that a diet rich in tomato may help protect at-risk postmenopausal women from breast cancer.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 15, 2013, 12:01
A new study has revealed that in patients with high cholesterol, the presence of a certain molecule that mimics the structure of estrogen may lead to increased tumor growth.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 14, 2013, 17:56
Around 14.1 million people were diagnosed with cancer in 2012, according to a new report by the World Health Organisation.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 14, 2013, 15:04
Researchers have found that adding the chemotherapy drug carboplatin or the angiogenesis inhibitor Avastin to standard chemotherapy drugs resulted in a sharp decline in women suffering from "triple-negative" breast cancer.
Last Updated: Friday, December 13, 2013, 14:47
Women being treated with breast cancer drugs known as aromatase inhibitors could ease the joint pain associated with the drugs by engaging in moderate daily exercise, according to a study.
Last Updated: Friday, December 13, 2013, 11:37
A new study has shown that taking the breast cancer drug anastrozole for five years reduces the chances of developing the disease in high risk post-menopausal women by 53 percent compared with women who took a placebo.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 17:36
A cancer drug trial on advanced leukaemia patients has shown beneficial results in almost a quarter of those who underwent treatment, a group of Australian scientists have claimed.