Ghana: 100,000 Men 'Miaa the Breast' Campaign to Fight Breast Cancer Launched
[Ghanaian Times] "MIAA THE BREAST," which will ride on the back of "Breast Cancer Month" in October, would offer training to men on how to screen the breast to detect cancer lumps, address myths and misconceptions around the disease, and rally them to join advocacy on breast cancer to reduce the surge in the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 28, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

High social vulnerability means less breast cancer screening
U.S. counties with higher social vulnerability had lower rates of complianc...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Hispanic women more likely to have annual breast cancer screening 'Pink October' gets women to breast screening in Brazil Digital scheduling tools may widen breast cancer disparities Breast ultrasound valuable in low-income countries Black Americans in rural areas more likely to die of cancer (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 27, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Cancer-stricken woman, 49, 'saw her disease vanish after resorting to magic mushrooms and cannabis'
The 49-year-old was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer in August 2018 that had spread to her bones, liver and lymph nodes. She was disease-free in January after taking cannabinoid oils (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Exercise programme improves arm function and pain after breast cancer surgery
An exercise programme improved women ' s recovery and upper limb movements after breast cancer surgery. Research found that the programme, introduced 7 to 10 days after surgery, was also safe and cost-effective to deliver. Many women develop problems in their shoulder, arm or hand (upper limb) after having surgery or radiotherapy for breast cancer. This can make everyday tasks, such as getting dressed, writing or lifting everyday objects, difficult. For some women, the problems can go on for years. Researchers, patients and clinical experts developed an exercise programme to help prevent upper limb problems after breast ...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

This Morning's Deidre Sanders' cancer can produce 'atypical' symptoms warns Dr Nighat
From backache to jaw pain, Doctor Nighat Arif has shared the lesser-known symptoms of breast cancer as This Morning's Deidre Sanders breaks silence on her diagnosis. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

400 people in UK diagnosed with preventable cancer every day, data shows
Experts say healthy lifestyle changes such as quitting smoking and eating more vegetables can lower riskMore than 400 people are being diagnosed with preventable cases of cancer every day in the UK, analysis suggests, prompting health experts to urge people to adopt a healthier lifestyle.A total of 387,000 people were diagnosed with cancer in 2019-20, and 40% of those cases – about 155,000 – could have been avoided, according to analysis of the latest official data by the World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF).Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 27, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Andrew Gregory Health editor Tags: Cancer Health Society Cancer research Breast cancer Science Medical research & wellbeing Nutrition Lung cancer Life and style Source Type: news

NICE approves drug combination for advanced breast cancer
Another life-extending drug combination for some people with advanced breast cancer will now be available for routine use in the NHS following its approval by NICE in final draft guidance published. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - September 27, 2022 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Frankincense Extract May Counter Breast Cancer Cell Spread Frankincense Extract May Counter Breast Cancer Cell Spread
Given the findings, the authors say evaluating the herbal supplement for an overall survival benefit would be worthwhile. The study was published as a preprint and has not yet been peer reviewed.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - September 26, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

What Is Known About Sexual Dysfunction After Breast Cancer? What Is Known About Sexual Dysfunction After Breast Cancer?
Among women with breast cancer, sexual dysfunction often predates the cancer diagnosis and worsens in the following 2 years, according to an analysis of prospective data.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - September 26, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Breast Cancer Cells Retrain T Cells to Invade Specific Tissues
Scientists discover tumor-associated T cells that drive breast cancer metastasis to lymph nodes. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - September 26, 2022 Category: Science Tags: Sponsored Article Source Type: news

Kylie Minogue's words of wisdom for getting an earlier diagnosis of cancer
Kylie Minogue, a breast cancer survivor, shares her life-saving advice. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Experts say breast cancer scans are normally free - but not if you have symptoms or are under 40
Doctors urge all women aged 50 to 74 years to get screened for the disease once every other year, with those at higher risk told to get the test in their 40s. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 23, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cancer mortality continues to decline, but challenges remain
Cancer mortality continues to decline in the U.S., one of the many finding...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: CT radiomics predicts survival in NSCLC patients Liquid biopsy enhances MRI studies of breast cancer patients AI can predict malignancy for multiple pulmonary nodules CT radiomics classifies small nodules found in CT lung screening Breast cancer brings financial difficulty to young women (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 23, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Are Transgender People at Risk of Breast Cancer?
Breast cancer can happen in people of any gender. Learn about what factors affect breast cancer risk in transgender people. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 22, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news