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Depression drug may relieve pain from breast cancer treatment


December 13th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 13 (ANI): A new study has found that a drug usually used to treat depression and anxiety disorder helped in reducing joint and muscle pain linked with a breast cancer ... Read more...

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Depression drug may ease pain from breast cancer treatment: Study


December 12th, 2010 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 12 (ANI): Scientists have found that a drug, commonly used to treat depression and anxiety disorder, can effectively reduce joint and muscle pain associated with a breast cancer treatment.Researchers from ... Read more...

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Simple fingertip test may identify breast cancer patients at CTS risk


December 11th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): A simple test that measures a breast cancer patient's ability to feel two metal points pressed against her fingertips may help evaluate the risk for developing carpal tunnel ... Read more...

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Study clears misconception linked to joint pain from breast cancer drugs


November 8th, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 08 (ANI): A new study has suggested that women can continue popping aromatase inhibitors (AI), popular breast cancer drugs, as these drugs do have any risk of inflammatory arthritis or ... Read more...

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Evidence of unusual drug-resistant breast tumours found


October 9th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 09 (ANI): Scientists have found how gene expression that contributes to drug resistance is ramped up in unusual types of breast tumours.The findings by the researchers at the University of ... Read more...

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70pc of women likely to face sexual problems after breast cancer


September 24th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 24 (ANI): A new study has revealed that 70 percent of women are likely to face sexual function problems if they have breast cancer.Mary Panjari of the Women's Health Program ... Read more...

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Acupuncture could relieve joint pain linked to breast cancer treatments


March 5th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 5 (ANI): Acupuncture could be an effective therapy for joint pain and stiffness in breast cancer patients who are being treated with commonly used hormonal therapies, says a new study.Joint ... Read more...

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Pomegranate Compounds Inhibit Breast Cancer, Study Reveals


January 7th, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Consuming a pomegranate everyday might go a long way in preventing breast cancer, a new research reveals. American scientists have stated that pomegranates contain a specific ... Read more...

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Hope for women who suffer infertility, pelvic pain during sex


January 20th, 2009 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) There is some hope for women who suffer from endometriosis, infertility and pelvic pain during sex, a chronic disease that affects five to 10 million women in the ... Read more...

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Scientists provide new insights into endometriosis


January 18th, 2009 - 12:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 18 (ANI): Scientists from Northwestern University''s Feinberg School of Medicine have found vital clues that may help explain the cause of endometriosis.Endometriosis is a chronic disease characterized by infertility ... Read more...

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Cancer drugs not the only cause of bone loss among survivors


November 20th, 2008 - 12:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 20 (ANI): Loyola University researchers have allayed some fear about the risk that certain medicines used for treating cancer may lead to bone loss, by finding out that breast ... Read more...

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Cancer treatment leads to bone loss


November 14th, 2008 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 14 (ANI): Canadian researchers say that treatments for breast and prostate cancers may result in bone loss. Dr. Fred Saad, director of urologic oncology at the Universite de Montreal''s ... Read more...

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Breast, prostate cancer treatment can lead to bone loss


November 14th, 2008 - 9:40 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Nov 14 (IANS) Breast and prostate cancer treatment may trigger bone loss in patients, warns a Canadian study.Carried out by various Canadian universities, the study titled ``Cancer-treatment induced bone loss in ... Read more...

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Soy-based supplement can undermine breast cancer treatment


September 24th, 2008 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 24 (ANI): A soy based dietary supplement can block the effectiveness of breast cancer treatment in postmenopausal women, according to a new study. The researchers suggest that the soy based ... Read more...

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Breast cancer patients with wild-type gene may benefit more from tamoxifen


April 30th, 2008 - 6:22 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 30 (ANI): Breast cancer patients carrying a specific wild-type gene called may derive greater benefits from tamoxifen than women without it, according to a new study.The study showed that ... Read more...

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Breast cancer therapies may be a threat to the heart


November 14th, 2007 - 2:06 am ICT by admin
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