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Sep 27, 2012 • Clayton County Striders
Making Strides against Breast Cancer of Atlanta, GA 7:30am Meet at Morrow 7:45am Pass out shirts 8:00am Depart from Morrow 8:30am Arrive @ Centennial Olympic Park 8:45am Congregate at the fountain 9:00am Start Walk More

What the ribbon colors mean

Aug 6, 2012 • Clayton County Striders
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Breast Cancer Research Foundation benefit makes splash with singer ...

Aug 31, 2014 • Palm Beach Daily News
NORTH HAVEN, N.Y. — A performance by pink-clad synchronized swimmers and entertainment by Taylor Dayne helped raise $1.5 million for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. The third annual Hamptons Paddle & Party for Pink took place Aug. More

Researchers identify breast cancer biomarker that could predict outcomes

Aug 26, 2014 • Fox News
New research has identified a protein as a potential biomarker for breast cancers with poor prognosis. In a study in the October issue of Molecular and Cellular Biology, researchers found that a protein named p66ShcA is highly enriched in breast ... More

The Disease More Prevalent In Women Than Breast Cancer

Aug 28, 2014 • Huffington Post (blog)
The Disease More Prevalent In Women Than Breast Cancer ... With October practically around the corner, more and more public figures, companies and everyday people are supporting or encouraging others to support breast cancer research. While it is ... More

Komen Maine awards six community breast cancer grants totaling $200000

Aug 28, 2014 • WCSH-TV
BREWER, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Komen Maine, the Susan G. Komen for the Cure® statewide Affiliate, announced that grants totaling $200,000 have been awarded to six Maine-based organizations committed to breast cancer research, screening, and ... More

Aspirin, NSAID painkillers may reduce breast cancer recurrence for some

Aug 14, 2014 • CBS News
Obese women who have battled breast cancer might halve their chances of a recurrence if they take aspirin or other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) regularly, new research suggests. The researchers followed 440 breast cancer survivors ... More

Dietary Flavonoids May Reduce Risk Of Breast Cancer

Aug 29, 2014 • Medical Research News and Interviews_
Dr. Wang: Previous studies suggest that higher intake of fruits and vegetables are associated with lower risk of breast cancer risk, especially estrogen receptor (ER) negative (ER-) tumors that are more aggressive and difficult to treat. We found that ... More

Aspirin may cut risk of breast cancer recurrence

Aug 18, 2014 • Boston Globe
Regular use of anti-inflammatory drugs such as aspirin or ibuprofen may lower the risk of breast cancer recurrence in some overweight women, a new study found. Researchers at the University of Texas took blood from 440 women who were diagnosed with ... More

Dogs to be used to detect breast cancer in new research trial

Aug 15, 2014 •
Women at high risk of breast cancer could be screened for the disease by simply breathing into a tube which is then sniffed by a specially trained dog, in a new clinical trial after UK scientists found the animals are highly accurate at detecting other ... More

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