Headlines Tagged with Breast Cancer — 479 headlines found
Smoking before or after breast cancer diagnosis linked to higher risk of death, study finds.
Jan 26, 2016 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 26, 2016 15:50
smoking, also seemed to slow immune-fighting cells from properly recovering; levels among smokers only reached half of what they were before chemo, compared to 80 percent among non-smokers.
Jan 25, 2016 Medical Daily
added Jan 27, 2016 20:04
Middle-aged and older women with gum disease are slightly more likely than those without gum problems to develop breast cancer, suggests a new study. The risk increase was most pronounced for women with gum disease who smoked cigarettes or had quit withi
Dec 21, 2015 Reuters
added Dec 22, 2015 04:55
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
Dec 21, 2015 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 22, 2015 04:48
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