The growing popularity of highly processed foods may be storing up a future sharp rise in cancer cases, French researchers are warning.
Results from a large UK study provide no evidence to support the "intriguing but unproven" theory that circadian rhythm disturbance caused by exposure to light at night (LAN) increases breast cancer risk, say researchers.
Younger women diagnosed with breast cancer who carry a faulty BRCA gene are at no more risk of dying early than those without the mutation, according to a UK study.
Cancer charities are welcoming a decision to recommend 2 life-extending breast cancer drugs for routine NHS use in England.
A decision to approve a life-extending breast cancer drug for routine NHS use in England and Wales is being seen as a victory for a hard-fought campaign by patients.
Drinking just a small glass of wine a day can increase the risk of developing breast cancer, according to a new report for the World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF).
Researchers say attendance could be improved if breast screening clinics set appointments rather than asking women to arrange them themselves.
If women know what to look out for, and the importance of keeping up with their treatments, they'll be in a much better position to prevent breast cancer recurring.
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