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Breast cancer tumours killed in 11 days with 'staggering' new therapy

Experts hail findings as 'astonishing' and suggest results of trial for one of most aggressive forms of breast cancer could revolutionise future treatment

from The Truth About Cancer

What Really Causes Cancer

Most people think that DNA damage is what causes a cell to be cancerous. While…


BREAST SCREENING - Across the UK women aged 50 to 70 are invited for breast screening (mammography) every three years. There’s been a lot in the news recently about the screening programme and a review has taken place to make the facts clearer. Here is what you need to know about breast screening.

from Well

Dense Breasts May Obscure Mammogram Results

Rye Radiology has been performing screening breast ultrasounds for women with dense breasts for decades. Check out this article on NewYork Times to see how dense breasts can obscure mammogram results.


Patients deserve the reality: overall health screening can do a lot more harm than excellent | Margaret McCartney -

from the Guardian

British study finds risk of breast cancer nearly tripled by combined HRT

#Therapy #NHS Combined HRT nearly triples risk of breast cancer, study finds Women who rely on the most commonly used form of hormone replacement therapy are roughly three times more likely to develop breast cancer than those who do not use it, according to a study whose results suggest the risk of illness has been previously ...

from Mail Online

Ex-radiology tech filed false mammogram results

Ex-radiology tech filed over 1200 false "clean" mammogram results because she was behind in her work...resulting in two deaths and 8 others fighting cancer