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Saturated fat tied to breast cancer in postmenopausal women

June 08, 2016 12:36 pm

Higher proportion of saturated fatty acids in breasts of postmenopausal women may particularly increase the risk.

Add more fruits, veggies to your diet to lower breast cancer risk

May 14, 2016 2:51 pm

Following a healthy diet can help reduce risks of breast cancer.

Scientists unlock how breast cancer cells spread

April 28, 2016 11:41 am

Cancer cells spread by migrating along protein fibers that serve as a path out of the original tumour.

Chandigarh has highest incidence of breast cancer in country: Report

March 09, 2016 1:57 am

The report has provided sector- and village-wise incidence and mortality cases.

Women’s Day: After beating cancer, ‘breast friends’ unite to lend a healing touch

March 09, 2016 12:00 am

With the increasing occurrence of breast cancer, there is a need for survivorship programmes in developing countries, Dr Shona Nag says.

High-fibre diet during adolescence can lower breast cancer risk

February 02, 2016 6:13 pm

Fibre-rich foods — especially fruits and vegetables — play a significant role in reducing breast cancer risk in premenopausal women.

Breast cancer screening drive launched in Pune

February 01, 2016 5:10 am

With this initiative, women across Pune district will have access to state-of-the-art technology led mobile vans which are fully equipped to run the necessary screenings as well as other minor procedures

Breast cancer may become number one killer of women, say oncologists

October 26, 2015 1:11 am

Over 1,00,000 new breast cancer patients are estimated to be diagnosed annually in India.

Oncoplastic surgery: Women with breast cancer are happy with reconstructed ones, says study by Pune doc

August 01, 2015 4:13 am

As part of the study, 150 women were evaluated for a year post-reconstruction surgery, using objective, clinical and psychological parameters.

Personalised treatment for cancer

July 18, 2015 12:01 am

A biopsy from skin nodules revealed metastatic carcinoma, which was again found to be triple negative and androgen receptor positive.