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New Australian study clarifies risk for faulty BRCA carriers

June 21st, 2017
Carriers of the faulty BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes have a higher risk of developing breast and ovarian can ...
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Queensland suburbs top the country for breast cancer

June 13th, 2017
 Dr Eliza Whiteside lives in Toowoomba, Queensland, a city with higher than average breast ca ...
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New treatment showing exciting results for BCRA breast cancer

June 7th, 2017
Women with an inherited mutation in their BRCA gene make up less than five per cent of all breast ca ...
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Two studies show impact of exercise on breast cancer

May 25th, 2017
Exercise is important for good health and plays an important role in preventing many diseases, but h ...
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Half a glass of wine a day could increase risk of breast cancer returning

May 9th, 2017
We know alcohol isn’t healthy for lots of reasons, and new research shows we may need to add anoth ...
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Monthly breast cancer research update – April 2017

May 1st, 2017
Breast cancer research discoveries announced in April covered a wide range of topics – all of whic ...
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Certain complementary therapies receive tick of approval

April 27th, 2017
It’s very common for breast cancer patients to use complementary therapies during and after their ...
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NBCF focuses on metastatic breast cancer

April 19th, 2017
Do you know how long breast cancer cells can stay dormant in the body before becoming metastatic? Th ...
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Differences in male breast cancer a step toward more tailored treatment

April 12th, 2017
Breast cancer is not only an old women’s disease. In fact, it’s not even a women-only disease. M ...
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NBCF-funded researcher searches for way to detect breast cancer spread

April 3rd, 2017
When breast cancer spreads to other parts of the body – a process called metastasis – it becomes ...
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