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5 Unknown Shocking Causes of Breast Cancer

5 Unknown Shocking Causes of Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer that occurs in most of the women. But we do not know what causes and what the risk of developing breast cancer. Being a women there are many things that you should be concerned about few of them includes career, sexual and reproductive health, etc.Breast cancer […]

caring and supporting a friend with breast cancer

Caring and Supporting a Friend with Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is a type of cancer that occurs in the breast cells. Causes include genetics, age, obesity and few more. It is not easy to deal with cancer and the mental stress that a person goes through during cancer is incomparable. Whether you believe it or not, a simple encouraging smile from your side […]

alcohol consumption and risks of breast cancer

Alcohol Consumption and Risks of Breast Cancer

There has been significant research over the decades to prove the relation between alcohol consumption and chances to get breast cancer. The International Agency for Research on Cancer has clearly found evidence and stated that there is enough of scientific evidence to state that alcoholic beverages of Group 1 carcinogen can cause breast cancer in […]

importance of vitamin d for breast cancer treatment

The Importance of Vitamin D for Breast Cancer Treatment

Vitamin D is an important vitamin for the body and is important for good bone health and helps the muscles, immune system and nervous system to function property. But this vitamin has many other health benefits and significance as well. The relationship and association between breast cancer and vitamin D has long been established. Several […]

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How to Reduce the Risk of Recurring Breast Cancer

Most of the breast cancer survivors have the concern if the cancerous cells recur! The feeling that the body has suffered once and it cannot be trusted again for life time recovery is probably the most insecure feeling a breast cancer survivor has. The body has already underwent a vast treatment regime and now it […]

prevent hairloss after chemotherapy

3 Best Ways to Prevent Hair Loss after Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy is a term which is used to describe that treatment which is given to those who have been diagnosed with cancer. Chemotherapy can be considered as a drug treatment which kills the cancer cells and also kills some of the normal growing cells of the body.  One of the side effects of chemotherapy is […]

Exercise Prevent Breast Cancer

Can Daily Exercise Prevent Breast Cancer?

For years, many doctors and health specialists have linked lower breast cancer rate with regular daily exercising and moderate physical workout.  So hence it is true that daily exercising can help prevent breast cancer. There are studies which have been conducted by splitting women in two groups.   While one group was asked to complete a […]

Brachytherapy for Breast Cancer Treatment

Brachytherapy for Breast Cancer Treatment

Brachytherapy is a type of a radiotherapy in which a source of radiation is place inside or very close to the area which requires treatment. This type of a treatment is also known as internal radiotherapy, curietherapy or sealed source radio therapy. Brachytherapy is generally used for the treatment of breast cancer, cervical cancer, prostate […]