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Energy saving light bulbs may be cancer causing


April 21st, 2011 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 21 (IANS) Energy saving light bulbs are easy on your purse but they may be deadly for your health as they emit cancer causing chemicals when switched on. ... Read more...

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Folic acid supplements contribute to breast cancer risk: Study


February 12th, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): A new study has found that the offspring of rats that took folic acid supplements before conception, during pregnancy and while breast-feeding have breast cancer rates twice as ... Read more...

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1 in 8 Brit women ‘will develop breast cancer’


February 4th, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 4 (ANI): One in eight British women is likely to develop breast cancer at some point in their life, according to new figures.The grim statistics released by the Cancer Research ... Read more...

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Energy saving bulbs could bring on breast cancer


January 31st, 2011 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 31 (IANS) Energy saving light bulbs could result in higher breast cancer rates if used late at night. Abraham Haim, professor of biology at Haifa ... Read more...

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Alcohol, poor diet linked to UK breast cancer rates


January 24th, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 24 (IANS) Chances are that women in Britain are more likely to be diagnosed with breast cancer than those in other developed countries because of unhealthy lifestyles, their alcohol intake ... Read more...

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Breast cancer among pregnant women on rise


December 13th, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 13 (IANS) Breast cancer rates among pregnant women are on the rise, warns an expert. The diagnosis of the disease in expectant mothers leads to a terrible dilemma as the ... Read more...

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Drop in breast cancer rates linked to reduced hormone therapy


December 1st, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 1 (ANI): In a new UCSF study, scientists for the first time show a direct link between reduced hormone therapy and declines in ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) as well ... Read more...

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Breast cancer linked to traffic-related air pollution


October 7th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 7 (ANI): Air pollution, which has already been linked to a range of health problems, may put women at risk of for another deadly disease.A ground breaking new study suggests ... Read more...

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Stopping hormone replacement cuts breast cancer risk


September 24th, 2010 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 24 (IANS) The safety of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) has been questioned after research showed that stopping it reduced breast cancer risk among women. Scientists found that a decrease in the ... Read more...

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Withdrawing HRT from women cuts breast cancer risk, shows study


September 24th, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 24 (ANI): Canadian researchers have shown that withdrawing hormone replacement therapy (HRT) from women reduces the risk of breast cancer.The new study has thrown the safety of hormone replacement into ... Read more...

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Western lifestyle ‘behind soaring breast cancer rates’


August 9th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 9 (ANI): Western lifestyle that encourages women to over-eat, drink too much and exercise too little is responsible for high number of breast cancer cases, say new figures.According to ... Read more...

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Consume lots of soy to reduce breast cancer risk (Lead)


June 15th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Neha Tomar New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) Consume a lot of soy products if you want to cut back on the risk of breast cancer, says a new study, with Indian ... Read more...

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High soy intake reduces risk of breast cancer


June 15th, 2010 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Neha Tomar New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) High soy intake during adolescence reduces the risk of breast cancer in the pre-menopausal years by about 25 to 50 percent, suggests a recent ... Read more...

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Hormone therapy doubles breast cancer risk


February 5th, 2009 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 05 (ANI): A new study has found that postmenopausal women who take combined estrogen plus progestin menopausal hormone therapy for at least five years double their annual risk of ... Read more...

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Social class determines cancer risk


September 26th, 2008 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 26 (ANI): A new research has shown that cervical and lung cancers are more common in poor people while rates of breast cancer and melanoma are higher in the ... Read more...

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New evidence links hormone therapy, breast cancer


June 2nd, 2008 - 2:04 pm ICT by admin
Sydney, June 2 (ANI): Scientists have found new evidence that would further explain that there is a link between use of hormone replacement therapy and breast cancer risk.A new study has ... Read more...

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HRT increases breast cancer recurrence in survivors


March 26th, 2008 - 12:40 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 26 (ANI): Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) increases the risk of disease recurrence in breast cancer survivors, warns a new study.Previous studies have shown that HRT increases breast cancer incidence ... Read more...

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Hormone replacement therapy linked to cancer recurrence


March 26th, 2008 - 11:59 am ICT by admin
London, March 26 (IANS) Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) for pre and post menopausal women increases the chances of recurrence in breast cancer survivors, according to a study. Previous studies have shown that ... Read more...

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Size, shape of mother’s hips linked to daughter’s risk of breast cancer


November 14th, 2007 - 1:51 am ICT by admin
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