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DR. SAMADI: Prostate cancer deaths surpass breast cancer in UK

Cancer death rates have changed in Britain. For the first time, prostate cancer now kills more people than breast cancer, making it the third deadliest type of this disease in this country. This is according to new research in which ...

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Amber Rose reveals she will undergo breast reduction surgery

Amber Rose may be proud of her curves — but reducing her breast size is something she’s been thinking about for a long time. The model revealed on Instagram Tuesday that she would be going for breast reduction surgery on ...

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Breast implants linked to heightened risk of rare cancer

Women with breast implants have an increased risk of getting a rare type of lymphoma, according to a new study published Thursday in the journal JAMA Oncology. But the overall chance of developing anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL), a cancer ...

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Take these preventative steps to lower your breast cancer risk

I’m often asked if there are preventive steps people can take to cut their breast cancer risk. And the answer is yes! For starters, avoid hormone-replacement therapy and get mammograms and other screenings as recommended by your doctor. But you ...

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Breast cancer kills black women at a higher rate than white women

The American Cancer Society said in a new report that as of 2015, white women have a 39% greater chance of surviving breast cancer than black women. The study noted that while deaths from breast cancer declined overall by nearly ...

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Dr. Samadi: 3 steps for the early detection of breast cancer

October is typically associated with fall colors of orange, yellow and red, but pink is another color you may be noticing quite a bit during this time of year. That is because October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the ...

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BRCA1 breast cancer gene discovery opens treatment possibilities

It’s been 20 years since the BRCA1 gene was found to predispose women to breast cancer, and researchers at Yale have pinpointed what about the gene’s mutation leads to cancer. The team’s findings, published Wednesday in the journal Nature, can ...

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Julia Louis-Dreyfus reveals she has breast cancer

Actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus revealed Thursday she has breast cancer, tweeting her news along with a message about health care. “1 in 8 women get breast cancer,” the “Veep” star posted on Twitter. “Today, I’m the one.” The 56-year-old actress’ note ...

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One alcoholic drink a day linked to breast cancer: study

Chilling news for tipplers: Sipping a single glass of wine, beer or other alcoholic drink a day increases breast cancer risk, according to a new report by the American Institute for Cancer Research and the World Cancer Research Fund. ...

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Nipplegate: Janet Jackson’s breast exposed in halftime show

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Sunday, January 31, 2016, 12:00 PM PIERRE DUCHARME/REUTERS (Originally published by the Daily News on February 2, 2004.) Janet Jackson set off a Super Bowl firestorm last night when her right breast was bared during her nationally ...

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