Women who received estrogen while part of the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) trial had lower rates of invasive breast cancer compared to those who received placebo, and they were less likely to die of the disease compared to women who never took the hormone replacement therapy. (Source: Cancer Network) read more..
Exposure To Cadmium Increases Risk Of Breast Cancer
A recent study, published in Cancer Research , a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research, explains that dietary cadmium, which is a metal found in fertilizers used on farms and is very toxic, can potentially pose a risk of breast cancer. Agneta Akesson, Ph... read more..
New Treatments For Breast Cancer A Possibility
A new study by University of Kentucky researchers provides insight into developing new treatment strategies for basal-like breast cancer, commonly known as triple negative breast cancer. This cancer is associated with early metastasis and resistance to chemotherapy and occurs at women at a younger age... read more..