LINK BETWEEN CHEMICAL EXPOSURE AND BREAST CANCER?
- BE PART OF THE SEARCH FOR A CURE. Woit, Hannah // Prevention;Oct2012, Vol. 64 Issue 10, p105
The article discusses the study on the risk factors of breast cancer.
- Large Breast Cancer Risk. // Australasian Science;Oct2012, Vol. 33 Issue 8, p14
The article discusses a study led by Liz Wylie and published in "The Breast" about how women with large breasts face greater risk of developing breast cancer.
- FYI: NEWS FROM THE SOCIETY FOR WOMEN'S HEALTH RESEARCH. // Women's Health Advisor;Feb2013, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p8
The article informs about a study on breast cancer that depicted that women diagnosed with breast cancer do not necessarily need to go through prophylactic double mastectomy for relieving from further risks of cancer.
- Fruit and Vegetable Intake and Breast Cancer Risk: A Case for Subtype-Specific Risk? Thomson, Cynthia A.; Thompson, Patricia A. // JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;Feb2013, Vol. 105 Issue 3, p164
The article discusses a study on the effect of fruit and vegetable consumption on breast cancer risk among women in the Pooling Project of Prospective Studies of Diet and Cancer (Pooling Project). Conducted by S. Jung et al., the study involved hormone-responsive, estrogen receptor (ER)-positive...
- Premenopausal endogenous steroid hormones and breast cancer risk: results from the Nurses' Health Study II. Fortner, Renée T.; Eliassen, A. Heather; Spiegelman, Donna; Willett, Walter C.; Barbieri, Robert L.; Hankinson, Susan E. // Breast Cancer Research;2013, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p1
Introduction: Prior research supports an association between endogenous sex steroids and breast cancer among postmenopausal women; the association is less clear among premenopausal women. Methods: We evaluated the associations between estrogens, androgens, progesterone and sex hormone binding...
- Breast Cancer in Saudi Arabia: A Review. Al-daihan, Sooad; Shafi, Ramesa // International Journal of Biotechnology & Biochemistry;2012, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p71
In Women, Ductal carcinoma accounts for about 85% to 90% of the breast cancers worldwide and has high prevalence in areas of Europe, northern America, Australia, New Zealand, and in southern countries of South America. Africa, Asia and the largest parts of Central and South America have rather...
- Retinoblastoma and Phosphate and Tensin Homolog Tumor Suppressors: Impact on Ductal Carcinoma In Situ Progression. Knudsen, Erik S.; Pajak, Thomas F.; Qeenan, Maria; McClendon, A. Kathleen; Armon, Benjamin D.; Schwartz, Gordon F.; Witkiewicz, Agnieszka K. // JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;Dec2012, Vol. 104 Issue 23, p1825
Background A subset of patients with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) will progress to invasive breast cancer. However, there are currently no markers to differentiate women at high risk from those at lower risk of developing invasive disease. Methods The association of two major tumor suppressor...
- miR-499 rs3746444 polymorphism is associated with cancer development among Asians and related to breast cancer susceptibility. Chen, Ping; Zhang, Jian; Zhou, Feng // Molecular Biology Reports;Dec2012, Vol. 39 Issue 12, p10433
To derive a more precise estimation of the relationship between miR- 499 rs3746444 polymorphism (A>G) and cancer risk, a meta-analysis was performed. A total of 9 studies including 6,077 cases and 7,199 controls were involved in this meta-analysis. Overall, no significantly elevated cancer risk...
- Awareness of Breast Cancer among Female Students at Ain Shams University, Egypt. Boulos, Dina N. K.; Ghali, Ramy R. // Global Journal of Health Science;2014, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p154
The present study aimed to determine knowledge of breast cancer risk factors, symptoms and early detection methods and to identify knowledge and practice of breast self-examination among Ain Shams University female students. This is a descriptive cross sectional study.Most study participants had...