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Night lights can wake up breast cancer cells

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 14:03

Sleeping at night with the lights on can not only add to your energy consumption, but also wake up breast cancer cells, a study suggests.

Gene behind benign breast tumours identified

Last Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014, 14:41

Researchers have identified a critical gene that could help clinicians distinguish fibroadenomas cases from breast cancer. Fibroadenomas is the most common benign breast tumour in women of reproductive age.

Statins increase breast cancer risk: Study

Last Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014, 18:52

A new study has revealed that long-term use of controversial heart drug statins can aggravate breast cancer risk.

`Include men in breast cancer trials`

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 15:11

Men may find it hard to report anything in their breast, even if it is a lump, but the fact is breast cancer is not exclusive to women and though the proportion is small, men too can have it.

Gel lowers blood clot risk for breast cancer patients

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 13:16

A gel form of a popular drug taken orally to prevent breast cancer has brought cheers for such patients as this can reduce the growth of cancer cells with minimum side effects. Tamoxifen is an oral drug that is used for breast cancer prevention and as therapy for non-invasive breast cancer and invasive cancer.

Hypnotic Relaxation Therapy may help reduce `hot flashes` in men

Last Updated: Sunday, July 13, 2014, 19:53

Men who experience hot flashes won`t reveal much about it, but they may find relief from their silent suffering if they are willing to try an unusual treatment, Hypnotic Relaxation Therapy, according to findings from a Baylor University study.

Manufacturers of medical devices from Japan focuses on advance technology

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 16:14

Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in women globally. But, if the disease can be detected at early stage, the cure is possible.

High cholesterol linked to greater breast cancer risk

Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 19:36

In a significant discovery, scientists have found a link between high blood cholesterol and breast cancer in a study of more than one million patients over a 14 year time period in Britain.

Kylie Minogue still hopes to have family

Last Updated: Friday, June 06, 2014, 09:03

Singer Kylie Minogue, 46, would still love to have a baby but she knows that being an "older woman", it may not be a "realistic" dream.

Women who`ve had mastectomy can wear swimsuit!

Last Updated: Sunday, June 01, 2014, 23:08

Going on a holiday soon after mastectomy and dreading the thought of wearing a swimsuit? No need to worry as there is the right swimwear for you.

Angelina Jolie `getting ready` for hysterectomy now

Last Updated: Thursday, May 22, 2014, 14:14

Angelina Jolie is reportedly "getting ready" to undergo a hysterectomy, a year after she had a double mastectomy.

Surgery was `right choice` for family, says Angelina Jolie

Last Updated: Monday, May 19, 2014, 07:55

Angelina Jolie says having a double mastectomy last year was "the right choice" for her family.