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Source: Neuromics - December 15, 2018 Category: Neuroscience Tags: FBS Fetal Bovine Serum Source Type: news

Federal Judge Rules Obama ’s Affordable Care Act Is Unconstitutional
WASHINGTON — A conservative federal judge in Texas has ruled the Affordable Care Act “invalid” on the eve of the sign-up deadline for next year. But with appeals certain, even the Trump White House said the law will remain in place for now. In a 55-page opinion, U.S. District Judge Reed O’Connor ruled Friday that last year’s tax cut bill knocked the constitutional foundation from under “Obamacare” by eliminating a penalty for not having coverage. The rest of the law cannot be separated from that provision and is therefore invalid, he wrote. Supporters of the law immediately said th...
Source: TIME: Health - December 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR / AP Tags: Uncategorized Affordable Care Act onetime Texas Source Type: news

Federal Judge Rules Against Obama ’s Affordable Care Act
WASHINGTON — A conservative federal judge in Texas has ruled the Affordable Care Act “invalid” on the eve of the sign-up deadline for next year. But with appeals certain, even the Trump White House said the law will remain in place for now. In a 55-page opinion, U.S. District Judge Reed O’Connor ruled Friday that last year’s tax cut bill knocked the constitutional foundation from under “Obamacare” by eliminating a penalty for not having coverage. The rest of the law cannot be separated from that provision and is therefore invalid, he wrote. Supporters of the law immediately said th...
Source: TIME: Health - December 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR / AP Tags: Uncategorized Affordable Care Act onetime Texas Source Type: news

No Breast Cancer Risk for Testosterone Use in Menopausal Women No Breast Cancer Risk for Testosterone Use in Menopausal Women
Research generally does not show a link between breast cancer and testosterone in women when used primarily for hypoactive sexual desire in midlife, but better studies are needed, say the authors of a new review.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Medication Beliefs Affect Uptake of Preventive Tx for Breast Cancer
Uptake of preventive therapy low among those with strong concerns about tamoxifen, meds in general (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - December 14, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Pharmacy, Journal, Source Type: news

NIH scientists find that breast cancer protection from pregnancy starts decades later
Breast cancer risk remains elevated 20-30 years after childbirth. (Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases)
Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases - December 14, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Breast cancer screening error 'overstated'
There was no major incident, just confusion, and the scale of the problem was overstated, a report finds. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - December 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medication Beliefs Affect Uptake of Preventive Tx for Breast Cancer
FRIDAY, Dec. 14, 2018 -- Beliefs about medication are associated with uptake of tamoxifen as a preventive therapy among women at increased risk for breast cancer, according to a study published online Dec. 2 in Clinical Breast Cancer. Rachael Jane... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - December 14, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Are better clinical results from DBT worth the cost?
The transition from digital mammography to digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT)...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: DBT betters mammo performance in screening, diagnosis DBT maintains high performance over time DBT doesn't hurt screening throughput DBT spots 34% more breast cancers than mammography DBT plus ABVS offers a breast cancer staging alternative (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 14, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

U.K. study underscores mammography's effectiveness
Breast cancer screening with digital mammography is effective at finding life-threatening...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Canadian guidelines recommend against early mammography DBT betters mammo performance in screening, diagnosis CEDM reduces biopsies of benign breast lesions DBT maintains high performance over time DBT doesn't hurt screening throughput (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 14, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Vitamin E TPGS emulsified vinorelbine bitartrate loaded solid lipid nanoparticles (SLN)
(Bentham Science Publishers) Vinorelbine bitartrate (VRL), a semi synthetic vinca alkaloid approved for breast cancer, has been proven to be beneficial as first line and subsequent therapies. However, its hydrophilic and thermo labile nature provides hindrance to oral clinical translation. The current work focused on the application of DOE a modern statistical optimization tool for the development and optimization of a solid lipid nanoparticle (SLN) formulation that can encapsulate hydrophilic and thermolabile Vinorelbine bitartrate (VRL) to a maximum extent without compromising integrity and anticancer activity of the dru...
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - December 14, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

NIH scientists find that breast cancer protection from pregnancy starts decades later
(NIH/National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences) In general, women who have had children have a lower risk of breast cancer compared to women who have never given birth. However, new research has found that moms don't experience this breast cancer protection until many years later and may face elevated risk for more than 20 years after their last pregnancy. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - December 14, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Breast Cancer Risk May Rise After Childbirth, but Is Still Low
Women who recently gave birth may have an increased risk of breast cancer that lasts about 20 years. But for most, the overall risk is still small. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - December 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: DENISE GRADY Tags: Breast Cancer Pregnancy and Childbirth Breasts Breastfeeding Annals of Internal Medicine Source Type: news

Targeting PI3K Remains Complex in Cancer Therapy
Dr. Lewis Cantley discusses targeting the PI3K pathway in breast cancer and the importance of managing ambient insulin levels during therapy. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - December 13, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Lewis C. Cantley, PhD Source Type: news

Normal BMI but High Body Fat After Menopause Tied to Higher Breast Cancer Risk Normal BMI but High Body Fat After Menopause Tied to Higher Breast Cancer Risk
Postmenopausal women with higher body fat levels may be at increased risk for breast cancer, even if their body mass index (BMI) is normal, researchers say.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Interpreting the'Messy Early Days' of Immunotherapy in Breast Cancer Interpreting the'Messy Early Days' of Immunotherapy in Breast Cancer
Peter Schmid, the'Most Popular Man in San Antonio,'discusses the long-awaited results of IMpassion130, the ground-breaking trial evaluating immunotherapy for metastatic triple-negative breast cancer.Medscape Oncology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology Commentary Source Type: news

Nurses 'overwhelmed' by demand after misguided breast screening warning
Frontline NHS nurses were left “overwhelmed” and placed under needless added pressure after tens of thousands of women were wrongly told they had missed a routine breast cancer screening, an independent review has today found.  (Source: Nursing Times)
Source: Nursing Times - December 13, 2018 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Cancer Incidence Rising Rapidly Around the World
More than 30,000 people around the world will be diagnosed with malignant mesothelioma cancer in 2018, according to the latest estimates by the International Agency for Research on Cancer. Almost 26,000 will die from the disease. The numbers on mesothelioma were part of a larger report that included 36 types of cancer. The research covered 185 countries throughout 20 regions. It was published in the November/December issue of CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians. An estimated 18.1 million new cancer cases and 9.6 million cancer deaths are expected in 2018, a significant rise from 2012, when the agency published its last stu...
Source: Asbestos and Mesothelioma News - December 13, 2018 Category: Environmental Health Authors: Daniel King Source Type: news

Childbirth increases breast cancer risk according to new study
New research suggests women who bear children are more susceptible to breast cancer than women who do not. Dr. Lauren Cassell, chief of breast surgery at Lenox Hospital in New York City, joins CBSN to discuss the new study. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - December 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

KATHERINE Results Back New Adjuvant Standard for HER2+ Breast Cancer
Dr. Charles Geyer discusses the phase III KATHERINE trial, which compared ado-trastuzumab emtansine vs trastuzumab in HER2-positive early breast cancer. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - December 12, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Charles E. Geyer Jr, MD Source Type: news

Updates on Genetic Testing in Breast Cancer
In this video, Dr. Allison Kurian discusses polygenic risk scores, genetic testing in diverse populations, and more as they relate to breast cancer. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - December 12, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Allison W Kurian, MD, MSc Source Type: news

Young Breast Cancer Patients Face Higher Risk for Osteoporosis
Women diagnosed before age 50 have twice the risk versus cancer - free peers (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - December 12, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Endocrinology, Gynecology, Oncology, Orthopedics, Rheumatology, Journal, Source Type: news

Women after child birth face greater risk of breast cancer, study says
Women who recently gave birth have an 80 percent higher risk of developing breast cancer than women in the same age group who haven't, according to a recent study. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - December 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Risk for Breast Cancer Linked to Pregnancy History (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Large pooled analysis suggests parity may not be protective for women under age 55 (Source: MedPage Today Hematology/Oncology)
Source: MedPage Today Hematology/Oncology - December 12, 2018 Category: Hematology Source Type: news

New Toxicity Tool: One Oncologist's Dream, Realized New Toxicity Tool: One Oncologist's Dream, Realized
A recently deceased geriatric oncologist helped create a new tool for assessing toxicity risk in older breast cancer patients.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Giving birth increases breast cancer risk
Women have a higher risk of breast cancer immediately after giving birth that peaks after five years but continues for more than 20 years after, a new analysis showed.   “Health care providers should consider recent childbirth a risk factor for breast cancer in young women,” the study’s authors said in an abstract published in the Annals of Internal Medicine.  Previous studies have shown that childbirth is a protective against breast cancer in the long-t erm, and overall, the lifetime risk… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - December 12, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Anne Stych Source Type: news

Young Breast Cancer Patients Face Higher Risk for Osteoporosis
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 12, 2018 -- The risk for bone loss rises sharply in young breast cancer patients who received standard treatment, according to a study recently published in Breast Cancer Research. Cody Ramin, Ph.D., from Johns Hopkins University in... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - December 12, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Childbirth linked to changes in breast cancer risk
Breast cancer risk increases for years following child birth, whereas risk of oestrogen receptor-positive breast cancer is lower in later years, according to a study published inAnnals of Internal Medicine.MedicalXpress (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - December 12, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Hormonal therapies may cause treatment resistance in breast cancer
Metastatic breast cancer treated with hormonal therapies can acquire mutations in HER2 and become treatment resistant, according to data published inNature Genetics.   MedicalXpress (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - December 12, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Younger Breast Cancer Survivors Suffer More Bone Loss From Treatment
Title: Younger Breast Cancer Survivors Suffer More Bone Loss From TreatmentCategory: Health NewsCreated: 12/11/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/12/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - December 12, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

An integrated approach to finding new treatments for breast cancer
(Baylor College of Medicine) An integrated, multipronged approach aiming at identifying therapeutic targets in cancer has uncovered gene DPYSL3 as a potential contributor to a specific subset of triple-negative breast cancer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - December 12, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

CTRC - AACR San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, Dec. 4 - 8
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - December 12, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Pharmacy, Radiology, Surgery, Conference, Source Type: news

Younger Breast Cancer Survivors Suffer More Bone Loss From Treatment
(Source: Cancercompass News: Other Cancer)
Source: Cancercompass News: Other Cancer - December 12, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Younger Breast Cancer Survivors Suffer More Bone Loss From Treatment
(Source: Cancercompass News: Breast Cancer)
Source: Cancercompass News: Breast Cancer - December 12, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Can Anthracyclines be Excluded From Neoadjuvant HER2+ Breast Cancer Tx?
A comparison of chemotherapy regimens plus anti-HER2 therapy in the neoadjuvant setting tested whether the addition of anthracyclines is necessary for patients with HER2-positive breast cancer. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - December 11, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Dave Levitan Source Type: news

Is Cardiac Prophylaxis Effective in Early HER2+ Breast Cancer Patients?
In patients with HER2-positive breast cancer treated with anthracyclines plus trastuzumab, can adding lisinopril or carvedilol reduce the risk of cardiotoxicity? (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - December 11, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Dave Levitan Source Type: news

Delivering a Baby Increases - Then Lowers - Risk of Breast Cancer: Study Delivering a Baby Increases - Then Lowers - Risk of Breast Cancer: Study
Having a baby temporarily increases the risk of breast cancer by about 80% compared to the risk in women who have never given birth, researchers behind a new study have concluded.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Canadian Doctors Urge Women to Weigh Pros and Cons of Breast Cancer Screening Canadian Doctors Urge Women to Weigh Pros and Cons of Breast Cancer Screening
When it's unclear whether the potential benefit of breast cancer screening outweighs the possible harms, doctors should encourage women to make an informed decision based on their personal preferences, Canadian doctors recommend.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention News Source Type: news

Seno Medical Instruments touts Imagio breast cancer subtype ID trial results
Seno Medical Instruments today released results from a study of its Imagio opto-acoustc imaging system intended to diagnose breast cancer, touting that both morphologic and functional OA/US features serve as a non-invasive approach to helping distinguish breast cancer molecular subtypes. Results from the study were presented late last month at the Radiological Society of North America’s 2018 annual meeting in Chicago, the San Antonio-based company said. In the study, investigators explored the potential role of functional OA/US imaging-derived hemoglobin de-oxygenation and angiogenesis feature scoring alongside conve...
Source: Mass Device - December 11, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Clinical Trials Women's Health Seno Medical Instruments Source Type: news

CTRC-AACR San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, Dec. 4-8
The 41st Annual CTRC-AACR San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium The annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium was held from Dec. 4 to 8 in San Antonio and attracted more than 7,500 participants from around the world, including medical oncologists,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - December 11, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Free Flap Breast Reconstruction Safe in Elderly Patients
Older women want breast reconstruction at rates similar to those of nonelderly breast cancer patients (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - December 11, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Surgery, Geriatrics, Journal, Source Type: news

' The Beauty of De-escalation' for Breast Cancer Nodal Tx'The Beauty of De-escalation' for Breast Cancer Nodal Tx
In a major trial comparing surgery and radiotherapy for the treatment of minimal positive lymph nodes in breast cancer patients, efficacy was similar for both approaches, but one had less morbidity.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Younger Breast Cancer Survivors Suffer More Bone Loss From Treatment
TUESDAY, Dec. 11, 2018 -- Younger breast cancer survivors are at increased risk for osteoporosis -- weak, brittle bones -- due to breast cancer treatments, new study finds. The study included 211 women who had been diagnosed with breast cancer... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 11, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Breast cancer risk may increase after childbirth, study finds
The study looked at data from nearly 890,000 women of different ages (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - December 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Breast cancer risk may increase for women after recent childbirth, study finds
New research led by doctors from the University of North Carolina and the Institute of Cancer Research in London shows women who have babies may have a greater risk for breast cancer, compared to women without children. The study looked at data from nearly 890,000 women of different ages. It found the risk continues for more than two decades after childbirth. Dr. David Agus, director of USC Norris Westside Cancer Center, joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the findings. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - December 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cancer survivor, 44, felt a lump in her breast after she picked a cup of tea off her bedside table  
Nicola Fairbrass, 44, of Oakwood, Derby, initially dismissed the lump as a cyst but went to her GP two weeks later when the mass grew. She was diagnosed with breast cancer last January. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Breast cancer shoots up 80% for women after giving birth for the first time, study reveals   
Childbirth has mysterious affects on breast cancer risks. Over awoman's lifetime, having children lowers risks, but after her fist baby, risks are higher, a University of North Carolina study reveals. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Breast Cancer Survivors May Have Lingering Mental Health Issues Breast Cancer Survivors May Have Lingering Mental Health Issues
Breast cancer survivors may be more likely to experience anxiety, depression, sleep troubles and other mental health issues than women who have not been diagnosed with the disease, a research review suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Digital mammography increases breast cancer detection
(Radiological Society of North America) The shift from film to digital mammography increased the detection of breast cancer by 14 percent overall in the United Kingdom without increasing the recall rate, according to a major new study. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - December 11, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Higher Risk for Breast Cancer After Childbirth May Last 20 + Years
Risk peaks five years after childbirth but continues until 24 years postbirth (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - December 11, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Journal, Source Type: news