Headlines Tagged with Breast Cancer — 475 headlines found
rates were highest for cancers of the female breast; prostate; lung and bronchus (60 per 100,000 persons); and colon and rectum...These four sites accounted for approximately half of cancers diagnosed in 2012, including...210,828 lung and bronchus cancers
Dec 17, 2015 Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Dec 17, 2015 22:51
Conclusion: Periodontal disease, a common chronic inflammatory disorder, was associated with increased risk of postmenopausal breast cancer, particularly among former smokers who quit in the past 20 years.
Dec 12, 2015 Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention
added Dec 22, 2015 04:55
DEIDRE SAYS: She needs to give herself the best chance of recovery. Suggest she asks friends to donate to Macmillan Cancer Support if she quits as that could motivate her (0808 808 0000, macmillan.org.uk).
Sep 28, 2015 The Sun (uk)
added Sep 28, 2015 18:20
Limit alcohol consumption, especially if you've ever smoked, experts say...A new study of 136,000 adults found light to moderate drinking was associated with an increased risk of breast cancer in women and several other cancers in male smokers.
Aug 18, 2015 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 19, 2015 13:33
Long-time smokers may face an increased risk of death if they develop breast cancer, according to a Japanese study that adds to a growing body of evidence highlighting the lethal effects of cigarettes. Among more than 800 women with breast cancer, those
Jul 21, 2015 Reuters
added Jul 22, 2015 11:44
Smoking and survival after breast cancer diagnosis in Japanese women: A prospective cohort study [FREE FULL TEXT]
To improve the prognosis of breast cancer, breast cancer patients should be informed about the importance of smoking cessation in the clinical setting. Moreover, considering the higher risk of death for premenopausal patients with a long duration of smok
Jul 14, 2015 Cancer Science
added Jul 22, 2015 11:46
CDC's Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System data show that the prevalence of current cigarette smoking in Puerto Rico is low compared with U.S. states; only Utah is lower (6). Consistent with these data, National Health Interview Survey data show tha
Apr 16, 2015 Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Apr 16, 2015 13:54
The association of area-level social class and tobacco use with adverse breast cancer characteristics among white and black women: evidence from Maryland, 1992-2003
Area-level tobacco consumption may capture cases' direct use and second hand smoke exposure, but also may identify neighborhoods with excess cancer-related behavioral or environmental exposures, beyond those measured by social class.
Apr 1, 2015 7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Apr 2, 2015 17:32
Experts say the promising figures reflect success in both treating and heading off cancer in the body's four most vulnerable sites -- the lungs, colon, breasts and prostate. .. Advances in lung cancer are tied directly to fewer people smoking, while the
Mar 30, 2015 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 30, 2015 21:07
The Causes of Cancer: Quantitative Estimates of Avoidable Risks of Cancer in the United States Today Richard Doll and Richard Peto / Clinical and Biological Features Associated With Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Gene Mutations in Lung Cancers / Ep
Mar 29, 2015 Journal of the National Cancer Institute
added Mar 29, 2015 03:13