Topic: Breast cancer

NSAIDs Benefit Overweight Breast Cancer Patients, Study Finds

Aug. 14, 2014

Researchers have determined that postmenopausal overweight or obese breast cancer patients receiving hormone therapy as part of their treatment and who use nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) such as aspirin or ibuprofen have significantly lower breast cancer recurrence rates and a sizable delay in time to cancer recurrence.

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In Search of Peace in the War on Breast Cancer

Oct. 21, 2013
In Search of Peace in the War on Breast Cancer

Biomedical engineering researchers say training cancer cells to behave normally may be a better approach than killing them. Learn more.

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Experts Call for Federal Government to Increase Breast Cancer Prevention Efforts

Feb. 12, 2013

The federal government needs to make breast cancer prevention a priority and place funding for prevention at the same level as other types of research, says a new sweeping report issued today by scientists and breast cancer experts.

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Diagnosing Disparities

Sept. 28, 2012
Dr. Mary Lou Adams meets with a patient at the Community Women's Wellness Center.

Professor champions equal access to breast cancer screening to save African American women's lives.

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University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing Family Wellness Center Gets $82,256 Grant from Austin Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure®

May 11, 2010

The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing Family Wellness Center has received a $82,256 grant from the Austin Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure®.

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