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[UK] Risk of breast cancer can be slashed with a healthy diet and regular exercise - even in those with a family history of the disease

Those classed as high risk but who have a low body mass index (BMI) and don't drink, smoke or use hormone therapy, had roughly the same risk as average white woman. The findings suggest a family history of the disease does not mean cancer is inevitabl
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 26, 2016 19:16
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[California] Janice Dickinson enjoys a smoke outside as she continues her recovery from breast cancer surgery in Beverly Hills

She is in recovery mode after having emergency surgery following a breast cancer diagnosis. And Janice Dickinson seemed in high spirits as she indulged in a smoke outside as she enjoyed a relaxing day in Beverly Hills on Tuesday.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 27, 2016 16:57
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After chemotherapy, immune system recovery may be slower than believed

“Most of the effect has recovered within nine months, if you don’t smoke,” she said. “[But] it seems that smoking has a big effect, and we always encourage patients to stop smoking.” While the researchers did not investigate this effect in other cancers
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
added Jan 27, 2016 20:03
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For Breast Cancer Patients, Never Too Late To Quit Smoking

a large study of breast cancer survivors has found that those who quit smoking after their diagnosis had a 33 percent lower risk of death as a result of breast cancer than those who continued to smoke. The study involved more than 20,600 women with brea
University of California at San Francisco (UCSF)
added Jan 26, 2016 22:24
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VIDEO: Smoking and Breast Cancer

Smoking before or after breast cancer diagnosis linked to higher risk of death, study finds.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 26, 2016 15:50
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Study Suggests Link Between Gum Disease, Breast Cancer Risk

Gum disease might increase the risk for breast cancer among postmenopausal women, particularly those who smoke, a new study suggests. Women with gum disease appeared to have a 14 percent overall increased risk for breast cancer, compared to women without
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 22, 2015 04:48
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[UK] Smokers with gene defect have one in four chance of developing lung cancer

Around a quarter of smokers who carry a defect in the BRCA2 gene will develop lung cancer at some point in their lifetime, a large-scale, international study reveals. Scientists announce a previously unknown link between lung cancer and a particular BRC
Institute of Cancer Research (Royal Cancer Hospital) (uk)
added Jun 9, 2014 17:06
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[UK] Smoking and breast cancer gene combine 'to raise risk'

Smoking and the breast cancer risk gene BRCA2 combine to "enormously" increase the chance of developing lung cancer, a study of 27,000 people has suggested. The research, published in the journal Nature, found the gene could double the likelihood of get
BBC Online
added Jun 2, 2014 14:09
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Breast-Feeding May Protect Some Women Against Breast Cancer

Breast-feeding for more than six months appears to guard nonsmoking women against breast cancer for longer periods of time, a new study suggests. Smoking canceled the benefits of breast-feeding
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 15, 2013 10:31
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[UK] Women aged 35-44 have higher incidence of cancer than men

UK's Office for National Statistics showed that breast cancer remained the most common cancer among women (30.7pc of new cases, affecting 42,000), ahead of lung (11.6pc) and colorectal (11.2pc).
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jul 3, 2013 09:13
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