breast development

‘Man boobs’ much more common than previously thought: Study


February 20th, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 20 (ANI): Man boobs are every man's worst nightmare. And the condition that causes it may be occurring more frequently than previously thought, according to a new study.Researchers from Andrology ... Read more...

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Prolonged separation from mum ‘may up chances of breast cancer’


November 8th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 08 (ANI): A new study has suggested that young mice separated from their mums for longer periods are likely to develop mammary tumours twice as fast as mice that experienced ... Read more...

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Absence of father at home linked to early puberty in girls


September 17th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 17 (ANI): A new research has shown that girls in homes without a biological father are more likely to hit puberty at an earlier age.According to the new study led ... Read more...

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Early alcohol, tobacco use might delay onset of puberty in girls


September 15th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 15 (ANI): Early drinking and smoking might delay onset of puberty in girls, according to new study.Puberty can start as early as age 7 or 8, but most girls start ... Read more...

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Girls as young as seven hitting puberty in US


August 10th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 10 (ANI): A new research has revealed that girls in the U.S. are hitting puberty at earlier ages, which makes them prone to the risk of breast cancer in the ... Read more...

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Study indicates that young girls are entering puberty earlier


August 9th, 2010 - 10:54 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – A study conducted by the Breast Cancer and the Environment Research Centers indicates that young girls are entering puberty earlier as a result of hormonally active environmental ... Read more...

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Puberty for girls begins at 9 now


June 13th, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 13 (ANI): A large number of girls are now reaching puberty before the age of 10, say scientists who believe the phenomenon could be linked to obesity or exposure to ... Read more...

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Milk production hormone can help prevent aggressive breast cancer


February 4th, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 4 (ANI): A mechanism by which a hormone responsible for milk production blocks an oncogene that makes breast cancer more aggressive has been discovered by researchers from the Kimmel Cancer ... Read more...

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Childhood diet can determine breast cancer risk in later life


March 15th, 2009 - 4:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 15 (ANI): Breast cancer is associated with the diet that women had when they were young, says a new study.The study has revealed that girls'' diet and the ... Read more...

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Notch gene may be missing part of breast cancer jigsaw puzzle


October 9th, 2008 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 9 (ANI): Scientists from the Victorian Breast Cancer Research Consortium have discovered an important piece in the puzzle of how breast cancer develops.According to experts, a normal developmental protein ... Read more...

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Awry protein linked to breast cancer


October 9th, 2008 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 9 (IANS) A developmental protein like Notch that sometimes goes awry has been linked to breast cancer, according to a new study.The breast cancer team at Walter and Eliza Hall ... Read more...

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Cells lining milk ducts hold key to common breast cancer spread


May 6th, 2008 - 12:43 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 6 (ANI): A new study by researchers at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute has suggested that cells lining milk ducts hold the key to the spread of a common form of ... Read more...

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Chemical found in household fittings may affect breast development


December 6th, 2007 - 1:07 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 6 (ANI): A chemical found in household fittings has been found to affect breast development in rats in a new study. The study, conducted by Jose Russo and co-workers from the ... Read more...

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