Scientists have developed a new test that can pick out women at high risk of relapsing from breast cancer within 10 years of diagnosis. read more
A new report that updates the evidence on breast cancer says that breast-feeding lowers the risk of developing it both before and after the menopause. read more
Breast cancer patients who have radiotherapy targeted at the original tumour site experience fewer side effects five years after treatment than those who have whole breast radiotherapy, and their… read more
A new anticancer agent, if given in combination with existing treatment, proves highly effective against triple negative and HER2 positive breast cancers. read more
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More needs to be done to stop women having to wear high heels against their will, according to the most thorough review of scientific studies into the shoes.
A new study finds associations between gum disease in women over 54 and many different types of cancer, including gallbladder cancer and esophageal cancer.
New research suggests that curcumin – a turmeric compound – may help to overcome resistance to chemotherapy in the treatment of pancreatic cancer. read more
What are premenopause and perimenopause? In this article, learn about the symptoms of these different stages of the menopause, and how to manage them.
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