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Diet rich in fruits and veggies may help halt spread of breast cancer

Researchers are now considering conducting an early-phase clinical trial in which healthy participants would consume a low-asparagine diet.

Feb 08, 2018, 13:17 PM IST

Chemotherapy treatment for breast cancer may increase heart failure risk

Prompting attention to the fact that during treatment not only one's breast health but also general health, including that of the heart, should be considered, the researchers suggested.

Feb 02, 2018, 18:33 PM IST

New treatment successfully stops tumour growth in patients with advanced breast cancer

The therapy involves taking a new class of drug, called CDK4 and CDK6 inhibitors, and it significantly delayed tumour growth in patients with advanced breast cancer.

Jul 28, 2017, 10:58 AM IST

Study claims pregnancy after breast cancer does not increase recurrence risk

Women who have had breast cancer often forego pregnancy for fear that it will increase the chances of their cancer coming back

Jun 04, 2017, 12:44 PM IST

Breast cancer breakthrough? 16-year-old Indian-origin boy claims cure for disease

Krtin Nithiyanandam believes he has devised a way to turn triple negative breast cancer into a kind which responds to drugs.

Aug 29, 2016, 11:47 AM IST

Spurt in breast cancer in India: Improper lifestyle, stress main culprits

Dr Sahni shared some useful, yet informative tips on how women can reduce their risk of breast cancer.

Oct 19, 2015, 14:18 PM IST

Mini breast grown for breast cancer's understanding, treatment

Researchers have grown a mini breast using patients' discarded tissues, a breakthrough that will help provide insights into the behaviour of breast cancer and develop treatments for the deadly disease.

Jun 13, 2015, 17:56 PM IST

Medicity introduces breast biopsy treatment

The Medicity, a multi-speciality institute located in Gurgaon, today introduced the 'scar free breast biopsy' treatment, which ensures 99 per cent scar free detection and removal of breast cancer tumour, for the first time in India.

Jun 10, 2015, 22:15 PM IST

Breast cancer screening curbs death risk by 40 percent

For women aged 50-69, mammography screenings reduce their risk of dying from breast cancer by 40 percent compared to those who are not screened, says a study.

Jun 08, 2015, 14:37 PM IST

Soy foods help reduce breast cancer recurrence

Overturning prevalent suggestions that breast cancer patients should not eat soy foods, new research has found that long-term consumption of these foods actually reduces the risk of the disease recurring.

Apr 20, 2015, 11:37 AM IST

New way to treat aggressive breast cancer reported

Researchers have reported a discovery that they hope will lead to the development of a powerful new way of treating an aggressive form of breast cancer.

May 26, 2014, 09:58 AM IST

Obesity may influence response to breast cancer treatment

Women who are obese continue to have higher levels of oestrogen than women of normal weight even after treatment with hormone-suppressing drugs.

Jul 17, 2012, 17:58 PM IST

New breast cancer test to predict if tumour will recur

A breast cancer test that could spare thousands of women the ordeal of chemotherapy could be available in the UK this year.

May 23, 2012, 12:10 PM IST

Breast cancer treatment affects memory

Breast cancer survivors may experience problems with certain mental abilities several years after treatment.

Jan 16, 2012, 10:05 AM IST

Breast cancer treatment with Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy can kill cancer cells that have spread to other parts of the body.

Oct 18, 2011, 11:43 AM IST

Breast cancer treatment with Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy can kill cancer cells that have spread to other parts of the body.

Oct 18, 2011, 11:43 AM IST

Diet plays a vital part in preventing breast cancer

Breast cancer affects one in eight women during their life span, and it’s not just a disease that hits the women folk. Although it’s exceptional, breast cancer does strike the opposite sex too. Hence, to create awareness about the disease among the youth, October is observed as Breast Cancer Awareness Month globally.

Oct 17, 2011, 17:36 PM IST

Diet plays a vital part in preventing breast cancer

Breast cancer affects one in eight women during their life span, and it’s not just a disease that hits the women folk. Although it’s exceptional, breast cancer does strike the opposite sex too. Hence, to create awareness about the disease among the youth, October is observed as Breast Cancer Awareness Month globally.

Oct 17, 2011, 17:36 PM IST

Parsley could help in breast cancer treatment

Parsley carries a potent compound that can halt breast cancer cells from reproducing, according to researchers.

Oct 14, 2011, 10:53 AM IST

Melbourne scientists claim a new treatment for breast cancer

Melbourne scientists claimed to have discovered a new treatment for treating aggressive forms of breast cancer.

Jul 19, 2011, 00:00 AM IST