Treatment Options for Breast Cancer Resistant to Anthracycline and Taxane
- They gave me 12 months to live. Russell Rich, Katherine // Redbook;Nov99, Vol. 193 Issue 6, p162
Presents the thoughts of a woman about her breast cancer and its treatment. Declaration of war against cancer; Support group; Treatments undergone.
- Public Faces, Private Battles: Five Breast Cancer Survivors. Cawley, Janet // Biography;Oct2001, Vol. 5 Issue 10, p82
Presents stories of several breast cancer survivors in the United States. Accounts on the impact of diagnosis on chose careers; Advice on dealing with the disease; Importance of mammograms.
- Urinary 2-Hydroxyestrone/16 Alpha-Hydroxyestrone Ratio and Risk of Breast Cancer in... Ursin, Giske; London, Stephanie // JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;06/16/99, Vol. 91 Issue 12, p1067
Presents information on a study which compared the ratio of urinary 2-hydroxyestrone in postmenopausal women with breast cancer and in healthy control subjects. Methodology; Results; Discussion.
- SURVIVING CANCER TWICE. Williams, Sherry B.; Harris, Leslie // Essence (Essence);Oct2000, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p90
Presents an article about a woman who survived twice from breast cancer. Diagnosis of the disease; Chemotherapy; Diet and exercise.
- A Healing Haircut. Erickson, Diane; Umansky, Dianne // Self;Oct99, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p110
Presents a diary of a woman battling breast cancer. Chemotherapy; Haircut; Acupuncture treatment; Relationship with daughter; Emotional and physical stress.
- LIFE Interrupted. Shea, Suzanne Strempek // Yankee;May2002, Vol. 66 Issue 4, p70
Narrates the experience of the author with breast cancer in the U.S. Scenario at the radiation oncology department of a hospital; Tests administered to verify the existence of breast cancer; Attention given to the family of women with breast cancer.
- Physical Activity in First-Degree Relatives of Breast Cancer Patients. Audrain, Janet; Schwartz, Marc; Herrera, Janet; Goldman, Paula; Bush, Angelita // Journal of Behavioral Medicine;Dec2001, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p587
This study sought to evaluate physical activity in women at moderate risk for breast cancer, the correlates of engaging in regular physical activity, and whether physical activity relates to psychological well-being. The results revealed that 55% of women were regularly active. Logistic...
- Physical Activity, Disability, and the Risk of Hospitalization for Breast Cancer Among Older Women. Wyrwich, Kathleen W.; Wolinsky, Fredric D. // Journals of Gerontology Series A: Biological Sciences & Medical ;Jul2000, Vol. 55A Issue 7, pM418
Focuses on a study that reevaluated the association between physical activity, disability and the risk of breast cancer hospitalizations among elderly women in the United States. Methodology; Results and discussion.
- Changing gears for breast cancer funding. Ralston, Rachel // Gay & Lesbian Times;9/30/2004, Issue 875, p16
Reports on the fund raising campaign of young female cancer survivors in California. Solicitation of funds for breast cancer research and support programs; Education of women on breast cancer risks; Scarcity of resources catering to breast cancer.