Trastuzumab Deruxtecan Slows Metastatic Breast Cancer
Progression - free survival longer with T - DXd versus T - DM1 for HER2+ metastatic breast cancer previously treated with trastuzumab and taxane (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - September 24, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Pharmacy, Conference News, Source Type: news

Self Care and Home Beauty Remedies to Improve Your Quality of Life During a Pandemic
Try these easy beauty, wellness and exercise tips you can try that may help alleviate some of your breast cancer symptoms. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Breast Cancer Really Affects Your Sex Life: Your Questions Answered
Our sexual health experts go over some common ways that breast cancer may affect your sex life and what you can do about it. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

6 questions to ask your oncologist about breast cancer
Every woman diagnosed with breast cancer should ask her oncologist these questions. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Loving Your Body with Breast Cancer
What Lizzo and medical oncologist, Dr. Miguel Pelayo, want you to know about loving your body with breast cancer. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Artificial Intelligence Better Than Risk Factors for Predicting Cancer Risk
Findings seen for screening - detected breast cancer, but not interval cancer risk (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - September 24, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Radiology, Journal, Source Type: news

Can a Computer Program Help Docs Spot Breast Cancer?
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - September 24, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Oncology, Radiology, Research, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Can Dogs Detect Breast Cancer?
Dogs are being trained to detect breast and other kinds of cancer in lab samples. But some sniff it out on their people at home. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Breast Cancer-Friendly Foods Your Cat Can Eat Too
Here are 6 cancer-friendly foods for you that are also safe for your cat. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

I Radically Accepted My Breast Cancer
What does “radical acceptance” mean? Here’s what it meant to a woman who’s been through breast cancer. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Exercise: A New Breast Cancer ‘Drug'?
If you’ve had breast cancer, you should make exercise part of your weekly routine. Here’s why. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

AI of breast ultrasound helps radiologists focus on cancer
An artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm was able to significantly reduce fals...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Adjunctive breast ultrasound useful for women at average cancer risk Door to screening breast ultrasound should not be closed Glandular tissue on ultrasound associated with breast cancer risk AMVC Spring 2021: AI of breast ultrasound AI can help classify masses found on breast ultrasound (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 24, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Mother-of-two, 31, who was told she was 'too YOUNG' to get breast cancer dies of disease
Mother-of-two Sinead Richards, 31, from West Yorkshire, tied the knot with her partner of 12 years Liam McDonagh, 33, on August 19, but died just 22 days later from stage four breast cancer. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

First Report of OS > 5 Years in Metastatic Breast Cancer First Report of OS > 5 Years in Metastatic Breast Cancer
The first report of a median overall survival (OS) exceeding 5 years in a phase 3 trial for advanced breast cancer comes from the MONALESSA-2 trial with ribociclib and letrozole.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - September 23, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Volpara forms partnership with RevealDx
Breast and lung imaging software developer Volpara Health has further expande...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Researchers tout algorithm that predicts breast cancer risk with DBT Volpara adds Custin to board of directors Volpara nets new FDA clearance Precision Medical acquires Mindshare Medical Volpara acquires risk assessment firm CRA Health Volpara inks US Radiology contract (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 23, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Left-Breast Radiation Tied to Doubling of CAD Risk in Young Women Left-Breast Radiation Tied to Doubling of CAD Risk in Young Women
The study is novel in its focus on younger women and affirmed the excess risk for coronary artery disease (CAD) already well established in older breast cancer survivors.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - September 23, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Could Your Patient Benefit? New Clinical Trials in Breast Cancer Could Your Patient Benefit? New Clinical Trials in Breast Cancer
Several clinical trials in breast cancer have opened for enrollment in recent months. Your patients may be able to benefit by taking part.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - September 23, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Breast MRI gauges therapy success in women with inflammatory disease
Performing baseline breast MRI scans in women with inflammatory breast cance...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: MRI radiomics can help predict breast cancer treatment response Spectral mammography as good as MRI for breast cancer evaluation Low BPE suppression on MRI may indicate poor treatment response Prediction models can reduce false positives in breast MRI screening DCIS shows as nonmass enhancement on breast MRI (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 23, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancer May Have Long-Term Risk for the Heart
Title: Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancer May Have Long-Term Risk for the HeartCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/22/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/23/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - September 23, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

State Insurance Legislation May Improve Breast Cancer Diagnosis
Legislation mandating insurance coverage for breast cancer screening more impactful than breast density notification (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - September 23, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Radiology, Journal, Source Type: news

Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancer May Have Long - Term Risk for the Heart
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - September 22, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Gynecology, Oncology, News, Source Type: news

CAD Risk Up With Radiation Treatment for Left - Sided Breast Cancer
Risk for coronary artery disease increased for young women receiving radiation for left - versus right - sided breast cancer (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - September 22, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Radiology, Journal, Source Type: news

On the road again: Upstate's Mobile Mammography Unit to crisscross the area offering appointments for mammograms
October visits help celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - September 22, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancer May Have Long-Term Heart Risks
Because of the heart's anatomical position, the organ and its arteries are exposed to more radiation when a woman receives treatment for cancer in the left breast. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Could monochromatic x-ray be the future of breast imaging?
A technology called monochromatic x-ray could reduce radiation dose per mammogra...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: DBT screening shows value in community practice settings Synthesized mammo plus DBT handles calcifications differently MRI radiomics can help predict breast cancer treatment response Immediately reading mammograms helps with workflow, disparities Individualizing risk estimates increase mammography use (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 22, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Victoria Derbyshire says Sarah Harding's death from breast cancer aged just 39 was 'so brutal'
The BBC News presenter, 52, from Manchester, was diagnosed with the condition herself in 2015 and underwent a mastectomy, six cycles of chemotherapy, and 30 doses of radiotherapy. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

' Astonishing' PFS Improvement in Metastatic HER+ Breast Cancer'Astonishing' PFS Improvement in Metastatic HER+ Breast Cancer
Experts hail the"astonishing" improvement in progression-free survival reported with trastuzumab deruxtecan in HER2+ metastatic breast cancer.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - September 22, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Radiation therapy for breast cancer boosts risk of heart disease
Women who undergo radiation therapy to the left side of the chest to treat breas...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: DBT screening shows value in community practice settings Synthesized mammo plus DBT handles calcifications differently Immediately reading mammograms helps with workflow, disparities Use of MRI-directed ultrasound called into question Spectral mammography as good as MRI for breast cancer evaluation (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 21, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Survival Benefit With Pembro in TNBC, but Only for Subgroup Survival Benefit With Pembro in TNBC, but Only for Subgroup
New results show a survival benefit in a subgroup of women with triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC) when pembrolizumab (Keytruda) is added to chemotherapy.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - September 21, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

New Drug Combo Boosts Survival Against Aggressive Form of Breast Cancer
Title: New Drug Combo Boosts Survival Against Aggressive Form of Breast CancerCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/20/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/21/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - September 21, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

New Drug Combo Boosts Survival Against Aggressive Form of Breast Cancer
A targeted therapy triples the length of time that the cancer remains in check when compared with the current gold standard. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Call for a Move or Boycott of Big Texas Cancer Meeting Call for a Move or Boycott of Big Texas Cancer Meeting
Oncologists are calling for this year's San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium to be moved out of Texas in response to the state's new abortion law, and a boycott of in-person attendance if no move happens.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - September 20, 2021 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Study: Social media awareness of genetic prostate cancer link lower than with breast cancer
Researchers zeroed in on the role of social media and spreading awareness around prostate cancer and the BRCA  gene.  (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - September 20, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

New drug shows promise in common form of breast cancer, study finds
A new anti-hormonal treatment may slow tumor growth and spread in women with a common form of breast cancer, a study presented Monday during the European Society for Medical Oncology Congress found. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - September 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Integrating ITMDs into Healthcare Could offer a Solution for the Pandemic Crisis in Canada
By Sania FarooquiNEW DELHI, India, Sep 20 2021 (IPS) Last year, as the world grappled to survive the Covid-19 Pandemic, Megan Fernandas an accountant living in Toronto, was trying to face her biggest fear, not the COVID-19 virus, but missing her doctor’s appointment after surviving a rigorous fight against stage 2 breast cancer. Meagan had just gotten back to her normal life when the news of the pandemic hit the world. “I live with my family here in the city and we were all at home, even now we barely go out, so we knew we could ensure not getting infected, but god forbid if I had a health escalation or a reac...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 20, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Sania Farooqui Tags: COVID-19 Economy & Trade Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Labour North America TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Six Months of Trastuzumab Effective in HER2+ Breast Cancer Six Months of Trastuzumab Effective in HER2+ Breast Cancer
A large-scale data analysis has confirmed that 6 months of trastuzumab is just as effective as 12 months in HER2+ early breast cancer, but the question is whether it will be adopted, say experts.Medscape News UK (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - September 20, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Can AI help improve racial disparities in healthcare?
If appropriate steps are taken, artificial intelligence (AI) technology coul...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Racial disparities in mammography rose in Calif. during pandemic Is radiology AI technology racist? Black women less likely to receive breast surgery follow-up Mortality gap in breast cancer narrows, but disparities persist Data biases for AI could worsen healthcare disparities (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 20, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

‘Highly effective’ ovarian cancer treatment could help thousands of women
New drug combination shrunk tumours significantly in 46% of patients with treatment-resistant form of diseaseThousands of women withovarian cancer could benefit from a revolutionary drug combination after it was shown to shrink tumours in half of patients with an advanced form of the disease.The pair of drugs – which work together to block the signals cancer cells need to grow – could offer a new treatment option for women with a type of ovarian cancer that rarely responds to chemotherapy or hormone therapy.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 19, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Andrew Gregory Health editor Tags: Ovarian cancer Breast cancer Medical research Health Society Science Source Type: news

BrighTNess Follow-Up Data Shed Light on TNBC Therapy BrighTNess Follow-Up Data Shed Light on TNBC Therapy
Patients with triple negative breast cancer had improved event-free survival when carboplatin (but not the PARP inhibitor veliparib) was added to standard neoadjuvant chemotherapy.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - September 18, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Koios enters into partnership with GE Healthcare
Koios Medical recently entered into a strategic partnership with GE Healthcar...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: AI can help classify masses found on breast ultrasound Koios secures FDA breakthrough designation for breast AI Koios Medical's AI for detecting breast cancer gets CE Mark Koios touts study on AI for breast biopsy FDA clears Koios Medical's breast cancer software (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 17, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Artificial Intelligence Not Yet Ready for Clinical Breast Cancer Screening
All AI systems evaluated were less accurate than the consensus of two or more radiologists (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - September 17, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Radiology, Journal, Source Type: news

Latest Breast Cancer Clinical Trials: Who They ’re For
Is a clinical trial for you? Learn more about ongoing breast cancer clinical trials. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ways to Handle Breast Cancer ’s Out-of-Pocket Costs
Get tips to manage the out-of-pocket costs you may have during breast cancer treatment. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dealing With Breast Cancer While Raising Children: 5 Ideas for Fun
Get ideas for family-friendly activities when someone in your family has breast cancer. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ways to Organize Breast Cancer Paperwork
Learn ways to organize medical information, appointment scheduling, and bills when you have breast cancer. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Best Exercises to Help Ease Lymphedema
These seven moves may help restore range of motion and build strength after breast cancer surgery if you have lymphedema. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Should You Tell Work About Your Breast Cancer?
Breast cancer at work: How to handle whether or not to tell your boss, co-workers, and human resources department about your breast cancer diagnosis. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DBT screening shows value in community practice settings
Digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) detected nearly twice as many cancers a...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Synthesized mammo plus DBT handles calcifications differently Researchers tout algorithm that predicts breast cancer risk with DBT AI finds cancer on mammography but falls short of double reading Is DBT to blame for costlier mammograms? Could public data speed development of AI for DBT? (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 17, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Roche presents first phase II data on giredestrant, a next generation selective oestrogen receptor degrader, in untreated oestrogen receptor (ER)-positive, early breast cancer
Basel, 17 September 2021 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced interim data from the randomised phase II coopERA Breast Cancer trial evaluating neoadjuvant treatment with giredestrant (formerly known as GDC-9545), an investigational next generation oral selective oestrogen receptor degrader (SERD), in post-menopausal women with ER-positive, HER2-negative early breast cancer. In the window of opportunity phase, after 14 days of treatment, giredestrant showed a reduction in Ki67, a prognostic marker that measures tumour proliferation, compared to anastrozole (80% versus 67% respectively, p=0.0222). The safety ...
Source: Roche Investor Update - September 17, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Study: Smartphone app boosts patients' adherence to breast cancer treatment plans
Patients who used the smartphone app were more likely to adhere to multidisciplinary treatment plans compared with those who didn ’t. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - September 17, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news