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Friday 9 November 2018
Breast Cancer Now has responded to a study showing breast screening is ‘linked to 60 per cent lower risk of death...
Tuesday 6 November 2018
New research presented today at the 2018 National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI) Cancer Conference in Glasgow has...
Just 48% of British women regularly check their breasts for signs of cancer, despite rising incidence
Wednesday 31 October 2018
Less than half of women surveyed in Great Britain check their breasts regularly for...
Tuesday 30 October 2018
New Breast Cancer Now-funded study could also help identify ‘biomarkers’ to assess...
Wednesday 24 October 2018
A new study has shown that long-term statin use could reduce the risk of developing new tumours in the other ...
Monday 22 October 2018
Combining new drug palbociclib with a hormone therapy called fulvestrant could extend survival for some women with...
Having a heavier first-born child or a shorter pregnancy may increase a mother’s risk of breast cancer, new study suggests
Saturday 13 October 2018
Short first pregnancies and having a heavier first-born child may increase a mother’s risk of breast cancer, new...
Friday 28 September 2018
Following decades of survival progress, the rising incidence of breast cancer is set...
Tuesday 18 September 2018
Having high levels of anti-Müllerian hormone (AMH) – a hormone that indicates the size of a woman’s ovarian reserve...
Thursday 23 August 2018
Alcohol is a leading risk factor for death and disease worldwide, and is associated with nearly one in 10 deaths in...