High fruit, vegetable consumption may reduce risk of breast cancer
Women who eat a high amount of fruits and vegetables each day may have a lower risk of breast cancer, especially of aggressive tumors, than those who eat fewer fruits and vegetables...
Four Ways To Outsmart Breast Cancer
It is easier for women with certain risk factors are more likely than others to develop breast cancer. However, by making certain lifestyle changes, staying up to dates with tests and taking immediate action if you feel a lump in your breast, you can improve your odds against the disease. Stop smoking Cigarette smoke…
Eating dinner before 9pm could cut risk of developing breast, prostate cancer by 20%
Eating dinner before 9pm could cut people’s risk of breast and prostate cancer by a fifth.Sitting down to an evening meal at least two hours before going to bed reduces the chances of getting both cancers, a study of more than 4,000 people suggests.
More Breast Cancer Patients Can Skip Chemo - Gene Test
The majority of women with a common form of breast cancer may be able to skip chemotherapy after surgery, based on their score on a genetic test, researchers said Sunday. As many as 65,000 women in the United States alone could be impacted by the study, described as the largest breast cancer trial to date,…
Cancer should do to survive
Women with breast cancer will be told to limit themselves to two glasses of wine a week and take regular exercise, if draft guidelines go ahead.They will be encouraged to lose weight - if necessary - so they are within the ‘normal’ range for their height.
Mother, 44, cured of deadly breast cancer with cannabis oil
*Immunotherapy eliminates tumours in mice *Blocking vitamin B-2 stops growth in humans A mother-of-two claims she has cured her aggressive breast cancer by taking one drop of cannabis oil every day.Dee Mani, 44, refused chemotherapy when she was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer - deemed the deadliest form - and instead opted to try…
Why fish-derived omega-3 is best for preventing breast cancer
When it comes to breast cancer prevention, studies have shown that increasing the intake of omega-3 fatty acids can help. New research, however, indicates that certain types of omega-3 may be more effective than others. Scientists at the University of Guelph in Ontario, Canada, have revealed that omega-3 fatty acids derived from fish oil may…
COPE adopts Wall of Fame to reduce breast cancer mortality
In furtherance of its objective of reducing breast cancer mortality rate in Nigeria, the Care Organisation Public Enlightenment (COPE), has launched the Breast Cancer Awareness Network Wall of Fame.
First-ever breast cancer patient journey study in sub-Saharan Africa
Roche has presented the study design for the first-ever breast cancer patient journey study in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) at the African Organisation for Research and Training in Cancer...
Bank offers free breast cancer screening for over 330 women
To mark this year’s breast cancer month, Skye Bank Plc is offering free, all-expense paid breast cancer screening for over 330 women under the aegis of its women focused initiative, Skye Pearl.