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Hair Dyes and Straighteners May Raise Breast Cancer Risk for Black Women

A new study finds a weak link between coloring and straightening treatments and breast cancer. But experts caution the results are far from certain....

Hair Dyes and Straighteners May Raise Breast Cancer Risk for Black Women

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Permanent Hair Dyes and Chemical Straighteners May Be Linked to Breast Cancer, Study Says Two common beauty products—permanent hair dyes and chemical straighteners—may be associated with an elevated risk for breast cancer, acco...
10:12, 2019-12-04

Could Your Beauty Routine Increase Your Risk of Breast Cancer? A New Study Reveals Permanent Dyes and Straighteners May Pose Dangers When it comes to black women and hair texture, The Glow Up has always maintained that it’s a personal concern—in fact, we launched on the stance that...
18:32, 2019-12-05

Permanent hair dye and straighteners may increase breast cancer risk by messing with our hormones Thomas Barwick via Getty Images A new study of more than 46,000 women across the US found that permanent hair dye and straightener chemicals were ass...
06:24, 2019-12-04

Breast cancer: Does hair dye increase risk? A recent study links permanent hair dye and chemical straighteners to an increase in breast cancer risk. In this article, we put the findings into co...
22:44, 2019-12-08

Working night shifts may not raise your breast cancer risk after all Night shifts do not increase the risk of breast cancer, a ten-year study of more than 100,000 women in the UK suggests...
14:00, 2019-05-29

Permanent hair dye linked to increased risk of breast cancer: study A new study conducted by government scientists has found that women who use permanent hair dye and chemical straighteners may be at an increased risk...
22:36, 2019-12-04

Permanent hair dye, increased breast cancer risk linked in new study Although the numbers seem alarming, researchers said the study does not mean the products should be banned....
19:40, 2019-12-04

More U.S. women know how breast density impacts cancer risk (Reuters Health) - A growing number of U.S. women understand that breast density can impact cancer risk, but a new study suggests this isn't promptin...
00:12, 2019-12-04

Medication can lower some women's risk of breast cancer NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Women with a high risk of developing breast cancer can lower that risk by taking certain medications, according to update...
01:44, 2019-09-04

Risk of breast cancer higher among black men than white men, study finds Black men are more likely than white men to develop hormone receptor positive, or HR+ breast cancer, even though the opposite is the case for women w...
20:20, 2019-12-12

Raw Garlic And Onion May Reduce Risk Of Breast Cancer Among Women: Study Combined intake of onion and garlic, as well as sofrito, may have beneficial effects for women....
09:24, 2019-09-26

Why do women face higher heart disease risk after breast cancer? New research confirms that women who have undergone breast cancer therapy are more at risk of cardiovascular disease, and it also shows why this may ...
19:00, 2019-06-20

Healthy diet cuts risk of dying from breast cancer in older women A balanced, low-fat diet significantly lowers the risk of dying from breast cancer in postmenopausal women, according to new long-term data from the ...
18:28, 2019-05-16

Breast cancer study suggests only one in five women identify alcohol as a risk factor Not enough women know about the role alcohol can play in causing breast cancer, a study has suggested....
18:16, 2019-06-19

Study: Black women born in U.S. have more aggressive breast cancer Black women born in the United States have a higher rate of triple-negative breast cancer than black women who are U.S. citizens born in Eastern and ...
16:52, 2019-06-13

Breast cancer takes heavier financial toll on black and rural women (Reuters Health) - Black women and women in rural areas are more likely to lose their jobs or face pay cuts after being diagnosed with breast cancer ...
21:04, 2019-10-29

Aspirin may raise death among some breast cancer patients Using aspirin may raise risk of death in some women with breast cancer, a study says. Researchers say the drug may interact during methylation, a che...
19:00, 2019-08-12

Perez/Stroll F1 grid gains to raise funds for Breast Cancer Care Racing Point's title sponsor SportPesa has launched a grand prix-based initiative to support the Formula 1 team's bid to raise more than £250,000 for...
12:28, 2019-07-12

Breast cancer risk from using HRT is ‘twice what was thought’ Study prompts medicines regulator to advise all women using HRT to remain vigilantThe risk of breast cancer from using hormone replacement therapy is...
01:28, 2019-08-30

West Ham release limited edition pink shirt to raise funds for breast cancer charity West Ham Women have released a limited-edition pink shirt that they will wear in October to raise awareness of breast cancer....
09:16, 2019-09-29

HRT: Breast cancer risk won't put me off using menopause treatment New research suggests an increased risk of breast cancer but Louise Rivers refuses to give up on the drug....
13:44, 2019-08-30

Less fat, more fruit may cut risk of dying of breast cancer A large experiment suggests that trimming dietary fat and eating more fruits and vegetables may lower a woman’s risk of dying of breast cancer....
23:04, 2019-05-15

FDA reviews breast implant safety as women raise concerns Thousands of women across the country who believe their breast implants are making them sick are calling on the Food and Drug Administration to take ...
14:16, 2019-04-11

Even a Little Alcohol May Raise Cancer Risk Associations between drinking and cancer were particularly strong for cancers of the mouth, throat, stomach and colon....
06:20, 2019-12-09

Eating less fat, more fruit may cut risk of dying of breast cancer For the first time, a large experiment suggests that trimming dietary fat and eating more fruits and vegetables may lower a woman’s risk of dying of ...
18:16, 2019-05-16

Early risers may have lower breast cancer risk (Reuters Health) - Women who like to wake up early every day may be less likely to develop breast cancer than women who prefer to sleep in, a recent ...
23:24, 2019-07-12

A Low-Fat Diet May Lower the Risk of Dying from Breast Cancer Breast cancer treatments have come a long way in recent decades, but understanding how to prevent tumors from forming in the first place has been a m...
23:16, 2019-05-15

Allergan Inc. recalls breast implants due to cancer risk Breast implant maker Allergan Inc. on Wednesday issued a worldwide recall of its Biocell textured breast implants and tissue expanders due to the ris...
20:04, 2019-07-24

Weight-loss surgery may help cut risk of breast cancer (Reuters Health) - Severely obese women who opt for weight-loss surgery may be cutting their risk of breast cancer along with their extra pounds, a l...
18:04, 2019-05-14

Morning people may have lower breast cancer risk A large study of women found that those with a morning preference were less likely to have or develop breast cancer than those with an evening prefer...
20:00, 2019-06-28

Do ‘night owls’ have a higher risk of breast cancer? There are a few known risk factors associated with breast cancer, including alcohol consumption and obesity. Now, say researchers, we may need to add...
00:00, 2019-06-28

4 Your Health: Red meat may increase risk of breast cancer A study suggests a plant-based diet is good for your heart. Researchers studied the eating habits of more than 10,000 middle-aged adults for more tha...
00:08, 2019-08-08

Drinking even a little alcohol can raise your risk of cancer Over the years, there has been no shortage of studies focused on alcohol consumption. Some studies suggest there are benefits to moderate consumption...
18:08, 2019-12-11

‘World’s first Bluetooth hair straighteners’ can be easily hacked Here’s a thing that should have never been a thing: Bluetooth-connected hair straighteners. Glamoriser, a U.K. firm that bills itself as the ma...
20:56, 2019-07-11

Swapping red meat for chicken may reduce breast cancer risk A new study in the International Journal of Cancer found that women who switched to poultry from beef, lamb or pork were 28 percent less likely to ge...
19:20, 2019-08-07

Replacing 'beef with chicken' could reduce breast cancer risk The role of nutrition in cancer is a hot topic. A new study concludes that red meat increases the risk of breast cancer, but poultry may reduce risk....
05:04, 2019-08-12

Even a little alcohol can raise your risk of getting cancer, study finds Over the years, there has been no shortage of studies focused on alcohol consumption. Some studies suggest there are benefits to moderate consumption...
03:20, 2019-12-11

Hairdressers' skin damaged by hair dyes (Reuters Health) - Hairdressers may have skin damage from a hair dye ingredient even when they don't have dermatitis, or rashes, from this exposure, ...
21:48, 2019-12-05

Night shifts do not increase breast cancer risk, study concludes UK study covering 100,000 women finds ‘no overall link’ between cancer and night workNight shift work does not increase the risk of breast cancer, fi...
02:24, 2019-05-29

Low-Fat Plant-Based Diet Reduces Risk Of Dying From Breast Cancer A new study has said that consuming a low fat, plant-based diet can help lower mortality risk from breast cancer....
15:28, 2019-05-16

Blood test may predict risk of relapse after breast cancer diagnosis A new blood test may help people diagnosed with breast cancer predict if they will relapse later in life, a new study says....
20:48, 2019-07-09

Love Red Meat? Beware! It May Increase The Risk Of Breast Cancer; Says Study The study also divulged that in comparison to red meat, poultry foods may provide protection against breast cancer....
15:44, 2019-08-07

New study suggests that certain diets lower risk of death from breast cancer Low-fat, plant-based diets may reduce the risk for women of dying from breast cancer, a new study shows....
00:20, 2019-05-17

Hormone therapy increases risk of breast cancer by a third, study warns Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) raises the risk of getting breast cancer by a third -- double previous estimates....
19:36, 2019-08-30

More evidence welding fumes raise lung cancer risk (Reuters Health) - Workers exposed to welding fumes are more likely to develop lung cancer than those not exposed to the fumes, and a new study sugge...
00:16, 2019-05-22

Breast cancer risk reduced by swapping red meat for poultry, study finds Heads up, ladies: Consider swapping chicken for red meat the next time you have the choice, as doing so may reduce the risk of breast cancer, a new s...
21:20, 2019-08-08

Regular exercise before breast cancer tied to lower heart risk after treatment (Reuters Health) - Older breast cancer patients who exercised regularly before their cancer diagnosis may be better protected from the heart-harming ...
21:20, 2019-10-31

Why the Women Most Likely to Die of Breast Cancer Have Gotten the Least Attention How can you have a moonshot trying to cure cancer and not mention people dying of cancer?I believed the narrative that is pushed on women, that if yo...
13:16, 2019-10-01

Sugary drinks, including 100% fruit juices, may raise cancer risk New research finds a link between consuming sugary drinks, including fruit juices with no added sugar, and the risk of overall cancer and breast canc...
14:04, 2019-07-11

Drinking fruit juice may raise cancer risk, study claims Researchers from Sorbonne Paris Cite University, said the consumption of sugary soft drinks — including 100% fruit juice — was "significantly associa...
17:48, 2019-07-11

Sugar in fruit juice may raise risk of cancer, study finds Excessive consumption of sugary drinks – including juice – associated with the diseaseDrinking large amounts of fruit juice may raise your risk of ca...
12:00, 2019-07-12

Lifetime of drinking California water could raise cancer risk, study finds Researchers find arsenic and other contaminants that could lead to almost 15,500 cases of cancerDrinking California tap water over the course of a li...
12:50, 2019-05-01

4 Your Health: New hope for women battling breast cancer NBC News- Younger women with breast cancer face a real possibility that their treatment could leave them infertile. But some new treatment options ma...
19:12, 2019-12-12

Breast cancer guidelines say more women may need gene test More women may benefit from gene testing for hereditary breast or ovarian cancer, especially if they've already survived cancer once, an influential ...
20:08, 2019-08-20

Women not aware enough of breast cancer link to alcohol Women know too little about alcohol's role in increasing breast cancer risk, a study suggests....
02:08, 2019-06-19

New breast cancer guidelines say more women need gene test WASHINGTON — More women may benefit from gene testing for hereditary breast or ovarian cancer, especially if they’ve already survived cancer once, an...
20:28, 2019-08-21

Pink dyes daughter's hair after 'parent police' shame Jessica Simpson Pink and daughter Willow supported Jessica Simpson after people criticized the designer for letting her daughter, Maxwell, color her hair....
19:16, 2019-08-02

Women take legal action over breast implant cancer link Twenty UK women are taking legal action over a rare type of breast implant-related cancer....
13:24, 2019-08-16

Britney Spears dyes her trademark blond hair brunette – and her boyfriend loves it Britney Spears, one of pop music's most famous blondes, just switched to the dark side.        ...
15:40, 2019-09-05

Lower cholesterol may raise stroke risk for women, study says General medical advice says that lowering cholesterol is a good thing, but for women, new research says it shouldn't be too low....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Syracuse women’s basketball star Tiana Mangakahia has breast cancer Syracuse guard Tiana Mangakahia has been diagnosed with Stage 2 breast cancer, she announced in a release on Monday. Mangakahia will begin chemothera...
22:28, 2019-07-02

A Drug Prolonged Life in Younger Women With Advanced Breast Cancer Adding a newer medicine to the standard hormonal treatment helped women who had not reached menopause or were still going through it....
14:12, 2019-06-01

Blind and visually impaired women are checking for breast cancer in Colombia In an innovative project in Colombia, blind and visually impaired women check for signs of breast cancer....
03:08, 2019-10-09

New treatment shows hope for younger women with advanced breast cancer _____ New research shows that a novel breast cancer treatment could help some women with late-stage breast cancer live longer. Doctors are calling th...
20:48, 2019-06-02

‘No Longer a Disease for Our Moms and Grandmas’: Women on Early Breast Cancer After a Styles column about one woman’s experience with an early diagnosis, readers shared poignant stories of fear and survival....
22:04, 2019-11-08

A nursery song based on 'Wheels on the Bus' teaches women how to do a breast cancer self-exam Breast Cancer Foundation In an effort to help more women self-diagnose breast cancer, the Breast Cancer Foundation created a nursery song that implem...
17:48, 2019-11-15

New breast cancer treatment offers hope of longer life to younger women Combining ribociclib with hormone therapy found to cut risk of death by up to a thirdYounger women with breast cancer have been given the hope of liv...
18:08, 2019-06-01

Aggressive breast cancers more likely to hit black and younger women Black and younger women face elevated risks of developing breast cancers that are not only aggressive but also less responsive to treatment, a new st...
21:08, 2019-07-09

Hair care issues may keep some black women from exercising (Reuters Health) - Primary care providers often don't realize that hair care can be a barrier to regular exercise for some black women, a new study s...
19:52, 2019-11-11

Black Man With (Possible? Probable?) Hair Plugs Complains That Black People Care Too Much About Our Hair Perhaps the most telling aspect of thrift shop fedora repurposed as a strip club daytime shift buffet tray with sentience Jason Whitlock’s continued ...
19:08, 2019-10-11

New cancer vaccine helped kill cancer cells in breast cancer patient A vaccine undergoing testing at the Mayo Clinic has reportedly removed cancer cells in a breast cancer patient....
17:20, 2019-10-11

4 Your Health: The women at highest risk of deadly cancer Certain women are more at risk of a deadly form of breast cancer. Certain women may face a higher risk of an aggressive and hard to treat form of bre...
17:48, 2019-07-09

Blood test 'could predict whether women with breast cancer will respond to treatment' A new blood test could predict the effectiveness of breast cancer drugs and whether or not the disease is likely to return, scientists have said....
18:12, 2019-06-02

With cancer risk timeline, middle-aged women recognize need for cervix screening (Reuters Health) - When middle-aged women realize their cervical cancer risk from HPV lasts decades, more of them decide to get screened for this can...
21:08, 2019-08-21

Breast cancer surgeon who got breast cancer Liz O'Riordan had to stop working as a breast cancer surgeon because of her own cancer. How did she move on?...
11:48, 2019-04-23

‘Hair Love’: Short film encourages Black girls to embrace their hair "It's my hope that we can show a positive image of Black fathers and their daughters," said director Matthew Cherry....
20:16, 2019-12-05

Big Hair, Don’t Care: A 5th-Grader Stands in Defiance of the Policing of Black Hair “So, yesterday, I went to school, and I wore my hair in an afro like this...and a lot of people had a lot of mean things to say about it,” said Nashv...
21:20, 2019-09-23

What Our Reactions to the H&M Child Model’s Hair Really Said About Our Feelings About Black Hair Any black person who has embarked on a natural hair journey can inform you that afro-textured hair is work. After going natural over five years ago, ...
22:20, 2019-10-02

Cancer operation filmed to raise awareness of cancer funding Janet Jenkins is one of 20 patients who have taken part in a research project into oesophageal cancer....
01:28, 2019-06-02

High Art: Black Hollywood—and Black Hair—Got Creative for the 2019 LACMA Gala In the immortal words of Darell J. Hunt, you can’t outdo black people. That truth was once again made manifest at the Los Angeles County Museum of Ar...
00:12, 2019-11-05

What to know about inflammatory breast cancer Inflammatory breast cancer is a rare and aggressive form of breast cancer with a high mortality rate. This article explains the symptoms, treatment, ...
04:40, 2019-10-23

What is the link between age and breast cancer? A person's risk of breast cancer increases with age. Doctors most commonly diagnose the condition in females over the age of 50. However, there are m...
06:04, 2019-07-04

How AI could help with early detection of breast cancer Artificial intelligence can help patients at risk of breast cancer make smarter health decisions, new research suggests. A deep-learning model develo...
21:28, 2019-05-09

Who’s Missing From Breast Cancer Trials? Men, Says the F.D.A. Men do get breast cancer, but they account for fewer than 1 percent of patients and often receive inadequate care....
16:44, 2019-09-09

What to know about proton therapy for breast cancer Proton therapy is a type of radiation that can treat cancers, including breast cancer. This article discusses its uses, effectiveness, and procedure....
09:12, 2019-07-16

What to know about HER2-negative breast cancer There are two main types of HER2-negative breast cancer: hormone receptor-positive and triple-negative. Many treatments exist, and prognosis varies. ...
02:52, 2019-08-21

Using A.I. to Transform Breast Cancer Care Just as computers can predict your shopping habits, researchers are using them to map the medical history of cancer patients to predict and treat the...
11:32, 2019-10-24

Ohio dad with breast cancer says he'd be 'nothing' without God, family Breast cancer is most often associated with women, and for good reason: At least 1 in 8 U.S. women will be diagnosed with it during her lifetime. But...
20:08, 2019-10-09

I found my lover’s breast cancer during sex Last June, Alyssa Dyal and Sumit Kashyap were fooling around on her bed when Kashyap felt her breast and suddenly pulled away. “He was like, ‘You nee...
15:32, 2019-07-16

Phenomenally Black: Phenomenal Woman and Black Futures Lab Join Forces for Black Women’s Equal Pay Day Meena Harris never intended to start a movement. The attorney, CEO and founder of the Phenomenal Woman Action Campaign—and coincidentally, also the n...
02:00, 2019-08-23

30+ Products That Help Support Breast Cancer Awareness We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items...
13:32, 2019-10-01

Which natural treatments can help people with breast cancer? A number of natural and complementary therapies can help support a person’s mind and body during breast cancer treatment and may also help alleviate ...
03:08, 2019-07-02

Beyonce's dad, Mathew Knowles, says he's got breast cancer Michael Knowles, the father of Beyonce and Solange Knowles, revealed he has breast cancer....
01:28, 2019-10-02

Breast cancer spreads through the body in just two or three waves The evolution of deadly tumours and their migration around the body has been charted in unprecedented detail in ten women with breast cancer for firs...
17:44, 2019-05-28

Is a diabetes drug the key to aggressive breast cancer? The blood sugar-lowering drug metformin changes how cancer stem cells use and metabolize energy, making them more vulnerable to a new treatment....
18:56, 2019-06-28

Breast cancer: Patient creates app to help with treatment Karen Bonham struggled to find the information she needed ahead of radiotherapy - so she created an app....
09:04, 2019-11-27

Why we're tackling the Etape du Tour despite our breast cancer Our conditions have forced us to temper our expectations, but my friend and I won’t let them stop us pursuing what we loveA breakaway is a cycling te...
08:24, 2019-07-19

Onions and garlic may protect against breast cancer The first population-based study of its kind examines the association between onion and garlic consumption and breast cancer risk....
02:52, 2019-09-25

Shifting the Focus of Breast Cancer to Prevention If protective measures were widely adopted, they could significantly reduce women’s chances of ever getting breast cancer....
15:52, 2019-11-11

Could gut bacteria drive the spread of breast cancer? New research in mice finds that having an unhealthful balance in the gut microbiome can cause breast cancer to spread more aggressively....
10:52, 2019-06-12

Breast cancer: Call for genetic screening for all Offering every woman diagnosed with breast cancer genetic screening would save hundreds of lives each year, a study suggests....
17:12, 2019-10-03

Want to Learn More About Breast Cancer? Read This Book A 35-year-old journalist responded to her diagnosis with questions — lots of them. In “Radical,” she delivers the facts and the story of her treatmen...
23:24, 2019-10-07

Black Women OWN the Conversation Puts Black Women in the Center Black Women OWN the Conversation, a collaboration between OZY Media, co-owned by Carlos Watson, a former CNN and MSNBC analyst, and the Oprah Winfrey...
19:00, 2019-08-28

Gum Disease May Raise Hypertension Risk People with gum disease tended to have higher blood pressure, increasing their risk of heart disease and stroke....
17:28, 2019-09-25

Can hair dye actually cause cancer? Experts weigh in A new study made headlines last week, claiming some hair products were associated with higher risk of breast cancer....
23:48, 2019-12-09

UWS broker discovers breast cancer while training for NYC Marathon She was preparing for this year’s grueling New York City Marathon when she found herself in the fight of her life. Elizabeth Marks, a 59-year-old Upp...
23:04, 2019-10-27

11 Famous Breast Cancer Survivors Who Continue to Inspire Us This October, it's time to think pink! Breast Cancer Awareness Month comes around every year in its full pink glory to remind women and men to look o...
12:48, 2019-10-07

Personalised breast cancer test could tell when to stop treatment A blood test for a person’s specific breast cancer mutations – which is 100 times more sensitive than existing tests – seems to tell when treatment i...
17:04, 2019-08-08

The power of electromagnetic energy on breast cancer cells Electromagnetic energy could be used to halt the movement of breast cancer cells, reducing metastatic cases. New research explains how....
02:56, 2019-08-18

F.D.A. Won’t Ban Sales of Textured Breast Implants Linked to Cancer Many other countries have already banned the products. But the U.S. agency said the risk was still low, despite repeated requests from women and doct...
21:32, 2019-05-02

Beyonce's father reveals breast cancer diagnosis Beyonce's father Mathew Knowles has revealed having surgery after being diagnosed with breast cancer....
15:36, 2019-10-02

Male breast cancer: What factors improve outcomes? Male breast cancer is a relatively rare condition and has attracted little research. A new study examines which factors predict better outcomes....
23:24, 2019-10-07

Drinking Oolong Tea May Help Combat Breast Cancer: Study Apart from preventing diabetes, this Chinese tea is known to be heart-healthy and brain-healthy as well. Oolong tea extracts may also help stave off ...
09:00, 2019-08-21

Nordic walking may benefit breast cancer patients (Reuters Health) - Nordic walking, an aerobic activity performed with walking poles similar to ski poles, may benefit patients with breast cancer, ac...
19:56, 2019-08-16

Liquid biopsy may predict breast cancer recurrence A new tool could make it easier to predict whether early-stage triple-negative breast cancer will return following chemotherapy, according to results...
14:44, 2019-12-13

Teacher battling breast cancer forced to pay for own substitute A San Francisco community is outraged after learning a local school teacher with breast cancer is paying for her own substitute. “Parents were outrag...
17:56, 2019-05-10

Novartis' breast cancer treatment wins FDA approval The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said on Friday it approved Novartis AG's treatment in combination with hormone therapy fulvestrant for po...
22:08, 2019-05-24

4 Your Health: October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month (NBC News)- Exposure to BPA during pregnancy may lead to breathing problems during childhood. Spanish researchers studied nearly 2,700 pairs of mothe...
03:44, 2019-10-02

Woman’s breast cancer detected at tourist attraction This tourist attraction was literally life-changing. A British woman was astounded to learn she had breast cancer after passing through a popular Sco...
19:44, 2019-10-24

Beyoncé's dad, Mathew Knowles, says he's been fighting breast cancer Mathew Knowles, the dad of Beyoncé and Solange Knowles, talks to Michael Strahan about battling breast cancer Wednesday on "Good Morning America." &#...
03:08, 2019-10-02

How does tumor size relate to breast cancer stage? Doctors use tumor size to help determine the stage of breast cancer. People with early-stage cancers are likely to have smaller tumors that are easie...
21:04, 2019-07-05

Breast cancer: Blood test may predict relapse New research introduces an innovative blood test that may predict the chances of breast cancer recurring by measuring a person's antitumor response....
13:00, 2019-07-10

Breast cancer: Hormone therapy may only put some cells to 'sleep' A laboratory analysis of the effects of hormone therapy on thousands of breast cancer cells found that this approach does not always destroy them....
02:40, 2019-09-04

Know the risks about HRT and breast cancer. But don’t panic about them | Joanna Moorhead As a breast cancer survivor, I understand the grip of fear. But the best thing is to talk to a doctor then make your own choicesIt was hard to avoid ...
19:08, 2019-09-02

Does breast cancer awareness month trivialize the disease? As we enter the middle of breast cancer awareness month, SurvivorNet wanted to look at some different opinions on the month to better understand the ...
17:56, 2019-10-15

FDA allows breast implant linked to cancer to remain on US market WASHINGTON — U.S. health authorities will allow a type of breast implant linked to a rare form of cancer to stay on the market, saying its risks do n...
17:08, 2019-05-03

'Unacceptable' delays in diagnosing secondary breast cancer People should know the signs that the disease has spread to other parts of the body, says a charity....
04:16, 2019-10-11

Breast cancer: The Norfolk Pink Ladies' Tractor Run One of the "Pink Ladies" who took part in a mass tractor parade through Norfolk tells us her story....
08:32, 2019-07-09

Astronomers studying space could help fight breast cancer Techniques developed by astronomers to understand space could help fight against breast and skin cancer, according to new research. A large part of a...
00:00, 2019-07-03

IBM researchers analyze the makeup of breast cancer cells with AI In a newly published paper, researchers at IBM and the University of Zurich detail an AI-driven cell analysis technique that targets breast cancer.Re...
20:28, 2019-05-16

Breast cancer patient says lump discovered during sex led to diagnosis While breast cancer diagnoses are typically made in doctors’ offices, it’s not unusual for a sexual partner to make the catch....
18:24, 2019-07-16

AstraZeneca breast cancer treatment gets FDA priority review AstraZeneca Plc said on Thursday that the U.S. drug regulator will give a speedy review to its experimental breast cancer treatment, which could put ...
10:00, 2019-10-17

Too Little Sleep, or Too Much, May Raise Heart Attack Risk Getting less than six hours of sleep a night, or more than nine hours, might increase the risk for heart attack....
20:44, 2019-09-09

Do antibiotics raise the risk of rheumatoid arthritis? A large-scale study finds a link between the antibiotics doctors use to treat some types of infection and a higher risk of developing rheumatoid arth...
02:44, 2019-08-29

Night Shifts May Raise the Risk of Miscarriage Pregnant women who worked two or more night shifts a week were at increased risk of miscarriage....
21:04, 2019-04-11

Migraine may raise dementia, Alzheimer's risk New research finds a 'significant' association between a history of migraine and various forms of dementia, and Alzheimer's disease in particular....
03:00, 2019-09-11

Vaccinations do not raise risk of multiple sclerosis A study of more than 200,000 people in Germany, including 12,000 with multiple sclerosis, has concluded that vaccinations are not a risk factor for M...
03:04, 2019-08-03

Atrial fibrillation may raise dementia risk by 50% According to the largest research of its kind yet, atrial fibrillation may raise the risk of dementia even in people who did not experience a stroke....
10:44, 2019-06-19

Stroke: Excessive sleep may raise risk by 85% New research finds that stroke risk is higher among people who regularly take long naps or need more than 9 hours of sleep each night....
22:40, 2019-12-12

Very low levels of 'bad' cholesterol may raise stroke risk New research in a large sample of participants finds that too little low-density lipoprotein cholesterol correlates with a higher risk of bleeding st...
17:48, 2019-07-04

Hysterectomy May Raise Depression and Anxiety Risk Four to 6 percent of women will develop depression or anxiety after hysterectomy, a new study found....
15:40, 2019-10-01

Prostate Drugs May Raise Diabetes Risk Proscar and Avodart, prescribed for an enlarged prostate, were tied to an increased risk of Type 2 diabetes....
11:44, 2019-04-18

Breast cancer screening review announced as demand grows The Scottish government says the review will address how the programme meets growing demand....
15:20, 2019-07-30

Promising Blood Test Could Help to Predict Breast Cancer Recurrence Doctors have gotten much better at detecting and treating breast cancer early. Drug and chemotherapy regimens to control tumors have gotten so effect...
16:24, 2019-08-08

Merck's Keytruda fails as monotherapy in breast cancer study Merck & Co Inc said on Monday its blockbuster cancer drug Keytruda failed to meet the main goal of a late-stage study testing the treatment as a mono...
23:16, 2019-05-20

Breast Implants Linked to Rare Cancer Are Recalled Worldwide Under pressure from the Food and Drug Administration, Allergan will stop selling textured implants. 33 deaths have been tied to this type of implant....
19:00, 2019-07-24

Suzanne Somers says breast cancer diagnosis was her 'wake-up call’ Suzanne Somers insisted that the idea to launch a beauty line all started when she was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2000....
12:44, 2019-08-09

NBC correspondent's report on breast cancer symptoms saved her own life Kristen Dahlgren said that if she hadn't done the story, she may have ignored the dent in her breast....
16:36, 2019-12-12

MIT CSAIL’s AI can predict the onset of breast cancer 5 years in advance Scientists at MIT's CSAIL and Massachusetts General Hospital have developed an AI model that can predict breast cancer up to five years in advance.Re...
17:12, 2019-05-07

Breast implants linked to rare form of cancer, but FDA declines to ban Recent medical studies have found that anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL) which is a rare type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma, is notably higher in p...
14:52, 2019-06-14

Breast cancer treatment could lead to incurable tumors years later Drugs taken by thousands of breast cancer patients creates deadly “sleeper cells” that may cause incurable tumors years later. Researchers say the ho...
19:20, 2019-09-03

Novartis says Kisqali boosts survival in breast cancer patients Novartis said on Sunday that Kisqali helped women with advanced breast cancer after menopause live longer, adding to data the Swiss company hopes wil...
17:04, 2019-09-29

How This Breast Cancer Survivor Made History on the English Channel Sarah Thomas became the first person to swim the English Channel four times without stopping....
23:00, 2019-09-17

FDA calls on breast implant manufacturers to post cancer warnings The FDA proposes that warnings be put on boxes and says women should receive a checklist to provide needed information before they decide....
16:56, 2019-10-24

Breast cancer detected by thermal imaging scan in Edinburgh A thermal imaging camera in Edinburgh showed that a Slough visitor's breast was a different colour....
18:28, 2019-10-22

AstraZeneca gets FDA priority review for experimental breast cancer drug Drugmaker AstraZeneca Plc said on Thursday its experimental breast cancer treatment will get a speedy review by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration...
08:52, 2019-10-17

Woman records breast cancer diagnosis live on Facebook One of the scariest moments of Ali Meyer’s life was broadcast for the world to see. The Oklahoma news anchor streamed her first-ever mammogram ...
22:28, 2019-10-31

Menopause symptom may trigger brain fog in breast cancer survivors New research suggests that menopause-related night sweats could contribute to brain fog in women who have experienced breast cancer....
00:04, 2019-10-01

Dr. Bernard Fisher, Who Revolutionized Breast Cancer Treatment, Dies at 101 He brought an end to the routine use of the debilitating radical mastectomy. He later battled false allegations of scientific misconduct....
00:56, 2019-10-20

BBC newsreader Jane Hill reveals breast cancer treatment On her return to work, Jane Hill explains her six-month absence was down to treatment for breast cancer....
13:40, 2019-05-23

Breast cancer: An innovative blood test could aid early detection Researchers from the United Kingdom are developing a blood test that could help doctors easily detect breast cancer up to 5 years before symptoms occ...
22:44, 2019-11-04

IBM’s AI can predict which patients are likely to develop malignant breast cancer within a year Researchers at IBM have developed a model that can predict the development of malignant breast cancer in patients within a year.Read More...
21:36, 2019-06-18

Beyoncé's dad, Mathew Knowles, reveals he's been fighting breast cancer Mathew Knowles, father to Beyoncé and Solange, revealed on "Good Morning America" that he's been battling breast cancer.     ...
16:44, 2019-10-02

Germany: Acting SPD chief steps down after breast cancer diagnosis The acting leader of Germany‛s Social Democrat Party Manuela Schwesig will step down following a breast cancer diagnosis. She will remain in position...
12:00, 2019-09-10

Beyoncé's father Mathew Knowles is battling breast cancer Allen Berezovsky/WireImage & Bauzen/GC Images Beyoncé's father Mathew Knowles told Good Morning America he has breast cancer. The media mogul ...
14:24, 2019-10-02

Genetic studies hint alcohol isn’t linked to breast cancer after all Genetic studies rebut current warnings from health officials that alcohol causes breast tumours, and that even light drinking causes throat cancer...
14:36, 2019-08-19

Breast implants tied to rare cancer to remain on US market WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. health authorities will allow a type of breast implant linked to a rare form of cancer to stay on the market. But the Food and...
20:40, 2019-05-02

Textured Breast Implants Recalled Because of Link to Rare Cancer (WASHINGTON) — Breast implant maker Allergan Inc. issued a worldwide recall Wednesday for textured models because of a link to a rare form of c...
17:56, 2019-07-24

From brutal surgeries to pink ribbons: A history of breast cancer Survivor and journalist Kate Pickert chronicles the medical and cultural history of the disease....
14:16, 2019-12-13

New blood test can detect breast cancer 5 years before lumps appear A new blood test could detect breast cancer in patients five years before a lump or other physical symptoms appear, says a new study out of the UK. T...
02:36, 2019-11-03

Why might smoking and drinking alcohol raise the risk of osteoporosis? Study uncovers a stress signaling cell mechanism through which damage to mitochondria can disrupt bone creation-resorption balance to promote osteopo...
19:56, 2019-05-13

Depo-Provera, an Injectable Contraceptive, Does Not Raise H.I.V. Risk The hormone shot — popular among African women who must use birth control in secret — is as safe as other methods, scientists reported....
14:12, 2019-06-13

Could the use of stomach acid drugs raise the risk of allergies? A nationwide study of Austrian health records has found a higher rate of prescriptions for allergy drugs following those for stomach acid medications...
02:52, 2019-08-06

Do stress-related disorders raise the risk of infections? New research suggests that post-traumatic stress disorder and other stress-related conditions may raise the risk of certain infections by up to 63%....
01:32, 2019-10-25

Longer work hours may raise stroke risk The risk of stroke increases by nearly 30 percent for people who work longer than 10 hours a day for at least 50 days a year, according to new resear...
16:52, 2019-06-20

High air pollution may raise preterm risk during second pregnancy Higher air pollution levels may raise the risk of preterm birth for women in their second pregnancy, a new study shows....
21:08, 2019-09-12

Occupational pesticide exposure may raise heart risk (Reuters Health) - On-the-job exposure to high levels of pesticides might raise the risk of developing heart disease or having a stroke, according to...
20:36, 2019-09-30

Local vehicle exhaust may raise stroke risk New research has linked long term exposure to black carbon from local vehicle exhausts to a raised risk of stroke — even in low pollution settings....
22:44, 2019-11-04

Medicare offers to partially raise payment for cancer CAR-Ts The U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services will slightly increase coverage for expensive CAR-T cell therapies administered at certain large ...
01:12, 2019-04-24

Late stage breast cancer survival estimate is 'rarely accurate' Single-number survival estimates for people with late stage breast cancer are unhelpful, research shows. So what approach would be more beneficial?...
22:40, 2019-11-15

Elizabeth Hurley Says She's "Honored" to Play a Role in the Fight Against Breast Cancer She'll never stop fighting for a cause. Elizabeth Hurley is a talented actress, mom, and breast cancer awareness advocate. The Royals star has been t...
03:08, 2019-10-02

Roche immunotherapy Tecentriq gains European approval for breast cancer Roche's Tecentriq has won European approval for use against a tough-to-treat breast cancer, helping the Swiss drugmaker to widen use of an immunother...
11:48, 2019-08-29

World Series flasher Lauren Summer says she did it for breast cancer awareness One of the women who flashed her breasts at the World Series says she did it for the greater good. On Monday, Lauren Summer, the brand executive of t...
20:44, 2019-10-28

Beyoncé's father, Mathew Knowles, reveals his fight with breast cancer The father of musical superstars Beyoncé and Solange is revealing his breast cancer diagnosis....
13:44, 2019-10-02

Watch: Beyonce's dad, Mathew Knowles, shares breast cancer diagnosis Mathew Knowles, father to singers Beyoncé and Solange, went public about his breast cancer diagnosis on "Good Morning America."...
15:40, 2019-10-02

Woman’s breast cancer detected by thermal camera at tourist attraction A U.K. woman's vacation photo in front of a thermal camera helped her realize she may have breast cancer....
17:56, 2019-10-24

Breast cancer: Reducing this amino acid could make drugs more effective New research in cell cultures and mice reveals a surprising link between the essential amino acid leucine and resistance to tamoxifen in breast cance...
19:52, 2019-04-18

Breast cancer: Menopausal hormone therapy risks 'bigger than thought' The increased risk of breast cancer lasts more than a decade after treatment stops, a study suggests....
13:44, 2019-08-30

Genetic studies suggest alcohol isn’t linked to breast cancer afterall Genetic studies rebut current warnings from health officials that alcohol causes breast tumours, and that even light drinking causes throat cancer...
08:48, 2019-08-17

Facebook relents after breast cancer tattoo artist stages protest "There is nothing inappropriate about breast cancer," medical tattoo artist Marnie Rustemeyer tells SurvivorNet....
19:36, 2019-11-18

Heat camera at tourist attraction spots woman's breast cancer A trip to a tourist attraction in Scotland turned out to be a life-changing moment for one woman after a thermal camera detected she had breast cance...
16:20, 2019-10-26

The Bold Type's Katie Stevens Reveals Breast Cancer Scare Katie Stevens is breathing a huge sigh of relief. On Friday afternoon, The Bold Type star took to Instagram and shared a personal note to her fans a...
01:24, 2019-09-21

Techniques developed by astronomers to understand space could help fight against breast cancer Techniques developed by astronomers to understand space could help fight against breast and skin cancer, according to new research....
17:24, 2019-07-02

A 27-year-old bride was given the wedding of her dreams for free after surviving breast cancer Susan Shek Photography New Jersey couple Jillian and Max won LLG Events' annual pro-bono wedding of the year for 2019. Jillian was undergoing treatme...
23:04, 2019-10-28

Beyoncé's Father Mathew Knowles Reveals Breast Cancer Diagnosis He's a survivor. Mathew Knowles is opening up about his fight with breast cancer. The father of musicians Beyoncé and Solange Knowles sat down with G...
01:20, 2019-10-02

Don’t Count on 23andMe to Detect Most Breast Cancer Risks, Study Warns The DNA testing company, which has 10 million customers, misses nearly 90 percent of people with risky BRCA mutations. It says the criticism is overb...
17:20, 2019-04-16

4 Your Health: Study reveals male breast cancer treatment becomes more aggressive (NBC News)- There’s new information about the rare, polio-like illness that causes sudden paralysis. Researchers with the CDC looked at 193 con...
18:28, 2019-10-07

Trial vaccine kills breast cancer cells in Florida patient LAKE MARY, Fla. (WTLV) – The Mayo Clinic is testing a new vaccine through clinical trials at Mayo Clinic that has already effectively helped re...
02:56, 2019-10-15

A teacher in Massachusetts adopted a former student with Down syndrome after his mom died from breast cancer Boston 25 News A teacher in Massachusetts recently adopted a former student after his mother died from breast cancer, Boston News25 reported. The stu...
23:56, 2019-12-09

AstraZeneca-Daiichi Sankyo breast cancer drug shows promise British drugmaker AstraZeneca and Japan's Daiichi Sankyo said on Wednesday their experimental treatment for breast cancer met its key goal in a mid-s...
09:20, 2019-05-08

FDA requests recall of Allergan textured breast implants linked to cancer By Lauren Dunn In a major reversal, the Food and Drug Administration announced today they are asking breast implant maker Allergan to recall its text...
18:36, 2019-07-24

Cuomo signs law requiring insurance to cover breast cancer detection at age 35 Insurance companies will now be required to provide mammogram screenings for individuals ages 35 and up, under a new law approved by Gov. Andrew Cuom...
21:48, 2019-08-02

Judge rules federal prison must treat inmate’s breast cancer GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — A judge has ordered the federal prison system to make sure a North Carolina woman gets timely treatment for breast cancer whi...
16:36, 2019-06-12

Air pollution may raise atherosclerosis, heart disease death risk New findings suggest that 'atherosclerosis is a pathological pathway through which air pollution' raises the risk of death from heart disease....
11:08, 2019-07-16

Heart attack protein may raise early death risk New research finds a link between troponin, a heart attack-related protein, and a high risk of early death among people of all ages....
22:52, 2019-11-22

Gene variant may raise Alzheimer's risk by increasing cholesterol About 10 percent of early-onset Alzheimer's disease cases was linked to a gene variant known as APOE E4....
18:56, 2019-05-29

Woman’s ‘ingrown hair’ turned out to be rare type of cancer A Milwaukee woman noticed what she thought was a harmless ingrown hair. It turned out to be something much worse....
17:36, 2019-10-01

Pennsylvania ‘scammer’ used cancer to raise money until husband exposed her A Pennsylvania woman was busted for using a phony cancer diagnosis to scam donors out of thousands of dollars after her husband tipped off authoritie...
17:12, 2019-11-05

Breast Cancer Survivors Kimberly, Crystal & Lindsay Get Makeovers on Tonight's E! News In light of Breast Cancer Awareness Month (October in the U.S.), E! News is honoring three survivors with a little pampering and a platform to share ...
20:40, 2019-10-29

AstraZeneca-Daiichi breast cancer treatment shows promise in latest study An experimental breast cancer drug being developed by British drugmaker AstraZeneca and Japan's Daiichi Sankyo's met its main goal in a mid-stage stu...
12:52, 2019-05-08

Zynga launches Breast Cancer Awareness Month campaign in Words With Friends Zynga has launched a marketing campaign dubbed Words With Hope to highlight Breast Cancer Awareness Month in Words With Friends.Read More...
14:20, 2019-10-01

Beyonce's dad Mathew Knowles talks breast cancer diagnosis, encourages men to get tested Mathew Knowles, the dad of Beyoncé and Solange Knowles, talks to Michael Strahan about battling breast cancer Wednesday on "Good Morning America." &#...
15:20, 2019-10-02

Breast cancer may be detected by blood test five years before clinical signs show Study by Nottingham researchers shows immune response to tumour cells can reveal diseaseBreast cancer could be detected five years before clinical si...
10:48, 2019-11-03

Mathew Knowles Reveals He Has Breast Cancer and Emphasizes the Importance of Early Detection On Tuesday night, a sad bit of news hit the Twitter timeline as Good Morning America promoted its Wednesday morning show....
16:16, 2019-10-02

Doctors want a warning label on cheese because of a link to breast cancer, but the evidence is mixed A group of doctors has petitioned the FDA to add a warning label to cheese, cautioning consumers that it contains hormones that may increase the risk...
22:16, 2019-10-14

BBC newsreader Jane Hill returns to screens as she reveals breast cancer battle BBC newsreader Jane Hill has told of her battle with breast cancer after returning to work....
09:24, 2019-05-23

Woman diagnosed with breast cancer after museum thermal camera reveals hot spot A visit to a popular tourist spot in Edinburgh, Scotland, was life-saving for one English woman after a thermal imaging display revealed a spot in he...
15:36, 2019-10-23

Running of the Gnomes gets ready to help breast cancer patients with World of Warcraft shenanigans The Running of the Gnomes is one of the best feel-good-stories in World of Warcraft's history, and it's about to start its 10th event.Read More...
01:12, 2019-10-12

North Carolina mom diagnosed with breast cancer during pregnancy says God, family helped her through illness A North Carolina diagnosed with an aggressive form of breast cancer while she was pregnant with her first child says God, family, and friends helped ...
20:48, 2019-10-23

Early detection for breast cancer puts Tucson woman on road to recovery Tucson- After a mammogram and an ultra sound came back inconclusive Eleisa Banks said a biopsy finally led doctors to diagnose her with Stage 2 breas...
19:28, 2019-10-16

High levels of exhaust pollutants may raise risk for degenerative eye disease (Reuters Health) - Exposure to high levels of exhaust may raise the risk of the vision robbing disease called age-related macular degeneration (AMD),...
01:56, 2019-08-21

U.S. Olympians to raise funds to support at-risk youth in Pima County TUCSON – Olympians Matt Grevers, Leah Smith and Lacey Nymeyer are set to join former University of Arizona and U.S. Olympic Swim Coach, Frank B...
05:44, 2019-10-30

Soft drinks - sugared or low-calorie - may raise the risk of early death (Reuters Health) - Consumption of soft drinks, whether they're sweetened with sugar or artificial sweeteners, may raise the risk of premature death, ...
23:52, 2019-09-03

Higher iron levels may protect arteries but raise clot risk A new study links naturally higher iron levels to a reduced risk of clogged arteries but a raised risk of clots related to the slowing of blood flow....
20:40, 2019-07-18

Study: Dietary supplements may raise death risk in children, teens Roughly 40 percent of people up to age 25 who took weight loss, muscle building and energy supplements suffered severe medical complications such as ...
19:40, 2019-06-05

Arizona Boy Ignores Bullies and Grows Out Hair to Donate to Kids With Cancer Brodie Southgate spent two years growing his hair out to donate to children who have lost their hair due to illness....
21:28, 2019-08-08

Oklahoma news anchor diagnosed with breast cancer after streaming first-ever mammogram on Facebook Live An Oklahoma journalist who chose to air her first-ever mammogram on Facebook Live was subsequently diagnosed with breast cancer, she said....
15:08, 2019-10-31

Breast cancer survivor bares mastectomy scars on New York Fashion Week catwalk Ericka Hart isn't your everyday New York Fashion Week model. The catwalk star is a breast cancer survivor with an important message to share...
15:16, 2019-09-09

A woman discovered she had breast cancer after a tourist attraction's thermal camera revealed a 'hot spot' YouTube/BBC In May, a woman visited Edinburgh, Scotland's Camera Obscura & World of Illusions museum, where she got souvenir images from a thermal ca...
17:48, 2019-10-24

Met Police officer joins forces with Lorraine Kelly in campaign for breast cancer awareness A senior police officer fighting breast cancer has joined forces with TV's Lorraine Kelly to encourage every woman in the Met to check themselves....
13:20, 2019-06-17

Former NFL running back DeAngelo Williams sponsors 500 mammogram screenings after mom's breast cancer death When it comes to fighting against breast cancer, former Pittsburgh Steelers running back DeAngelo Williams isn’t stopping anytime soon....
16:04, 2019-10-10

FDA wants strongest warning on breast implants about risks like pain, rupture, and even a rare form of cancer Crystal Cox/Business Insider The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Wednesday that manufacturers should add a warning highlighted by a box &mdash...
21:04, 2019-10-23

Instagram model who flashed World Series pitcher claims she did it for breast cancer awareness On Monday, Lauren Summer, the brand executive of the X-rated digital magazine SHAGMAG, said she hoped to raise awareness about breast cancer by joini...
21:08, 2019-10-28

‘Convinced it was a cyst’: Wife shares heartbreaking story of losing husband to breast cancer When Tammy Porter's husband discovered a lump on his chest, the couple didn't worry because "cancer never crossed either of our minds."...
22:36, 2019-05-15

FDA proposes rule requiring breast implant manufacturers to post cancer warnings on labels The FDA issued new guidance on breast implants Wednesday, proposing rules that would require manufacturers to post warnings of the risks....
18:24, 2019-10-23

Stomach acid-reducing drugs may raise risk of future allergies – study Lead scientist hopes findings raise awareness about proton-pump inhibitors’ side-effectsPrescription medicines to reduce stomach acid are associated ...
18:56, 2019-07-30

Husband called cops after wife 'shaved off hair and faked cancer for donations' Jessica Ann Smith's husband raised the alarm after hearing her call her boss allegedly pretending to be a nurse...
13:16, 2019-11-10

Charlton striker Lyle Taylor to dye hair pink again in support of Cancer Research UK Charlton Athletic striker Lyle Taylor will again dye his hair pink for the whole of October to raise money and awareness for Cancer Research UK....
09:04, 2019-09-25

Jennifer Garner shares playful mammogram video to mark Breast Cancer Awareness Month Jennifer Garner shared a playful video of her annual mammogram appointment on Instagram in hopes of encouraging other women to get checked out.  ...
03:36, 2019-10-18

Women Should Be Warned of Breast Implant Hazards, F.D.A. Says The agency proposed that surgeons discuss the risks with patients and that manufacturers print bold warnings on the device packaging....
15:52, 2019-10-23

Women 'should be warned' of breast implant illness One woman says she experienced severe pain, tiredness, hair loss and allergies because of the condition....
18:48, 2019-07-22

Women 'must be warned' of breast implant illness One woman says she experienced severe pain, tiredness, hair loss and allergies because of the condition....
03:00, 2019-07-22

Thousands of women say they have breast implant illness. What is it? Some women with breast implants complain of pain, weight loss, headaches and cognitive impairment....
14:40, 2019-09-29

Wisconsin woman diagnosed with rare cancer after noticing 'ingrown hair' on this part of her body A Milwaukee, Wisc., woman was candid when detailing her battle with a rare cancer after noticing what she thought was a harmless ingrown hair on a pe...
20:56, 2019-09-30

A 37-year-old breast cancer survivor swam 2 round trips from England to France in 54 hours while fueled on oatmeal and M&Ms CHANNEL SWIMMING ACADEMY via REUTERS, CHANNEL SWIMMING ACADEMY via REUTERS Last month, open-water Swimmer Sarah Thomas became the first person to swi...
15:36, 2019-10-26

A woman learned she had breast cancer after her son refused to feed from one of her breasts, and it's likely because the tumor made her milk taste bitter via Shutterstock From the time Joanne Carr had her son Dougie, the U.K.-based mom breastfed him with no issue, so she was surprised when, at 14 mont...
23:56, 2019-07-09

Sarah Thomas makes history as breast cancer survivor becomes first person to swim the Channel four times non-stop An American breast cancer survivor has become the first person to swim the English Channel four times non-stop....
09:40, 2019-09-17

Woman's breast cancer detected by thermal image at Edinburgh tourist attraction Camera Obscura A woman has told of her "life-changing" visit to the Camera Obscura in Edinburgh after a thermal camera detected that she had breast cancer....
00:36, 2019-10-23

California Is a Governor's Signature Away From Decriminalizing Black Hair On Thursday, California lawmakers passed a bill protecting black folks from hair discrimination, an important step in decriminalizing blackness....
17:48, 2019-06-28

The uproar over AOC's hair is a reminder that women can't win under the patriarchy Women simply can’t play by the patriarchy’s rules – which is why we need to stop and lean all the way outSign up for The week in patriarchy, a newsle...
16:20, 2019-10-12

Hair health: 6 mistakes women make (KPRC) The way you shampoo, brush and heat your hair can all do damage to your gorgeous locks. Hairdresser Lindsey Kern has been working in the busin...
21:56, 2019-05-14

WWE women raise over $25k for Ashley Massaro’s daughter in just one day Some of the biggest female superstars in WWE history have come together to honor former “diva” Ashley Massaro and raise money for her dau...
00:16, 2019-05-24

Women are spending £140 on ‘breast facials’ to perk up their saggy boobs Push up bras are so last season, women are now getting “breast facials” to make their boobs look perky. A new treatment has been launched for ladies ...
15:16, 2019-11-12

Black Girls Rock! Reminds Us That the World Would Be Lost Without Black Women We owe black women a debt that we could never even imagine repaying. They have blessed us with their presence and for that, we are better as a collec...
04:16, 2019-09-09

Black actors frustrated with lack of Hollywood stylists who can do their hair Others say the lack of Hollywood stylists able to properly manage their hair remains a problem....
17:12, 2019-10-28

Robin Thede on A Black Lady Sketch Show and why Black women will survive the end of the world 2019 has been a banner year for sketch comedy series—first, Netflix released the hilarious and highly experimental I Think You Leave With Tim Robins...
15:56, 2019-08-03

'Too Black,' Too 'Difficult,' Too Honest: Why Gabrielle Union's Firing Feels Painfully Familiar to Black Women Growing up, I was constantly told to “shhh!” Whether I was right or wrong, happy or in distress, I was repeatedly reminded to lower my voice and take...
02:04, 2019-12-03

Police killings of unarmed black Americans could hurt the babies of pregnant black women nearby Jose Luis Pelaez Inc via Getty Images A new study that compared California birth records and police killings found that black women who live near spo...
20:16, 2019-12-04

After years of discrimination, women embrace right to natural hair Dymon Davis beamed with pride as she clocked into work at a Queens jewelry store. For the first time, the ebullient 20-year-old saleswoman was rockin...
19:52, 2019-07-08

Hair removal can be a struggle for some trans women but this electrologist can help Trans women often struggle with hair removal, so Siobhan set up her own clinic in Manchester providing electrolysis - the only form of permanent hair...
03:56, 2019-08-15

Women are wearing wigs to keep up with crazy hair trends For some women, slipping an extra pair of heels in their purse is the secret to a perfect day-to-night transition. But for Monique Robinson — a beaut...
20:48, 2019-09-13

Farrah Fawcett’s friends recall ‘Charlie’s Angels’ star’s grueling battle with cancer, losing her famous hair When Farrah Fawcett decided to chronicle her battle with cancer, she was ready to document everything — including shedding her famous mane....
11:44, 2019-05-23

How safe are breast implants? Women warn of risks, share their symptoms Canadian women are complaining of symptoms they say are connected to their breast implants....
14:04, 2019-05-19

Nipples are the part of a women's breast most stared at by both sexes, study finds Eye-tracking technology has found which part of the breast is stared at the most. Plastic surgeons say the study could help improve the outcome of co...
12:00, 2019-12-04

Black teen 'humiliated' after school colored his hair with marker, parents say Texas lawsuit says school personnel drew on the student’s scalp after it was deemed his haircut violated the dress codeParents of a black teenager in...
04:40, 2019-08-21

Black Bear Sneaks Up Behind Woman, Strokes Her Hair In Viral Video A video filmed at an ecological park in Mexico shows a black bear sneaking up behind a woman and stroking her hair....
11:40, 2019-11-27

Anxiety, Intimacy and Creating While Black: Zendaya and the Women of Queen & Slim Talk Being 'Women in Hollywood' Ladies first: That’s the message of Elle’s 2019 Women in Hollywood issue, which features Zendaya and Queen & Slim’s Lena Waithe, Melina Matsoukas...
20:12, 2019-10-14

'Hair hasn't got gender': finally hairdressers are charging men the same as women Men’s hair is just as complicated and time-consuming to cut, says one London salon‘We did contemplate doing it slowly, raising it little by little,” ...
20:04, 2019-05-07

Want to cut your risk of cancer? Try changing these behaviours Changing your lifestyle can help to reduce your risk of cancer, according to a new report from the Canadian Cancer Society....
18:44, 2019-05-08

Is marijuana use associated with a higher risk of cancer? A new meta-analysis looks at the potential link between marijuana use and an increased risk of cancer, emphasizing the poor quality of existing studi...
22:44, 2019-12-08

Skin cancer risk 'not just from holiday sun' Cancer Research warns people in the UK to protect their skin at home and not only when they are away....
07:36, 2019-07-18

A rasher of bacon 'ups cancer risk' Eating even small amounts of red or processed meat increases the risk of bowel cancer, study finds....
02:28, 2019-04-17

New Study Suggests Women With Dense Breast Tissue May Benefit From Regular MRIs While there has been some controversy over when women should start getting mammograms, all experts agree that screening is an important first step in...
23:48, 2019-11-27

Women's World Cup: US raise the bar in gripping semifinal victory over England The United States are into the World Cup final again. Their victory over England had predictable moments of VAR-induced drama, but that shouldn't det...
00:32, 2019-07-03

Identical Twins With Breast Cancer Learn a Burden Shared Is a Burden Halved The Michigan twins battled cancer and now help others in their fight against the dreaded disease....
15:52, 2019-11-07

Fresh analysis of LIGO data supports “no hair” theorem for black holes Enlarge / Simulated image of two merging black holes detected by LIGO, viewed face-on. (credit: SXS Lensing) Physicists have "heard" the telltale ...
23:24, 2019-09-17

From Jackie Aina to the CROWN Coalition, Black Women Lead Glamour’s List of Women Changing the Beauty Industry It’s our turn. That’s the message Glamour magazine is giving black women, with the release of its “Women of the Year All Year” list honoring the bigg...
18:28, 2019-08-16

Women give themselves NOSE hair extensions in bonkers beauty trend INSTAGRAM fashionistas have been putting eyelash extensions up their noses for reasons no one can fathom....
15:44, 2019-05-06

Britain's most popular pubic hair style revealed – and it's attractive to men and women HOW should you groom your pubic hair? According to an expert waxer, there's a hair removal option that's popular with both sexes....
10:48, 2019-06-14

What the Science Really Says About Grilled Meat and Cancer Risk As backyard cookout season kicks into high gear, many people may be eyeing their sizzling burgers and dogs with suspicion. And for good reason: a num...
13:16, 2019-06-25

IUDs associated with lower ovarian cancer risk (Reuters Health) - Women who use intrauterine devices (IUDs) for birth control may be less likely to develop ovarian cancer, a research review sugges...
23:16, 2019-10-16

10 Ways to Lower the Cancer Risk of Grilling If you plan to grill often experts suggest taking some small steps to make a big difference in lowering your exposure to compounds that are tied to c...
11:16, 2019-06-27

Psoriasis Tied to Increased Cancer Risk Among people with psoriasis, the risk of skin, esophageal, liver and pancreatic cancer was particularly high....
16:32, 2019-10-16

Does Lox and Other Smoked Fish Increase Cancer Risk? From a cancer risk perspective, the American Institute for Cancer Research considers smoked and cured fish in the same category as processed meats....
12:00, 2019-07-26

Does vitamin A help reduce skin cancer risk? A new study suggests that people who have a higher vitamin A intake may have a lower risk of developing a common form of skin cancer....
03:04, 2019-08-03

Cancer survivors 'have higher heart risk' More than 10% of patients in an extensive study died from cardiovascular disease - not their cancer....
02:44, 2019-11-25

Do Lox and Other Smoked Fish Increase Cancer Risk? From a cancer risk perspective, the American Institute for Cancer Research considers smoked and cured fish in the same category as processed meats....
14:08, 2019-07-26

Being overweight is even more of a cancer risk than previously thought The risks of being obese are fairly well documented, and while it’s true that a person who is significantly overweight can better their odds of...
03:16, 2019-08-13

California says coffee cancer risk insignificant California officially gave its blessing to coffee Monday, declaring the beverage does not pose a "significant" cancer risk....
16:20, 2019-06-05

Death risk higher for cancer patients with HIV Older people with HIV and either breast or prostate cancer have higher death rates than HIV-negative people with those same cancers....
22:08, 2019-08-01

Men who eat yogurt may have lower colon cancer risk Men who eat at least two servings a week of yogurt may be lowering their risk for colorectal cancer, a recent study suggests....
21:52, 2019-07-03

Antibiotics may boost colon cancer risk New research suggests that just a single course of antibiotics may increase risk for colon cancer, but not rectal cancer....
21:40, 2019-08-21

Thousands of women say they have a mysterious 'breast-implant illness.' Now some plastic surgeons are refusing to do implants at all. kpakook/Shutterstock Thousands of women have spoken out about breast implants that have led to excruciating pain, immobility, full-body rashes, and u...
17:16, 2019-10-07

UA women’s b-ball coach Adia Barnes gets raise & contract extension TUCSON –  University of Arizona head women’s basketball coach Adia Barnes will be in Tucson for many years to come. She led the Wildcats ...
07:28, 2019-06-19

Olivia Newton-John 'had to learn to walk again' amid stage 4 breast cancer battle After a difficult year battling stage 4 breast cancer, Olivia Newton-John wants fans to know she's doing well.       &...
13:36, 2019-08-15

Vitamin D deficiency: Lack of vitamin could raise risk of developing this disorder VITAMIN D deficiency can lead to a range of health problems, as well mental health disorders....
15:28, 2019-08-13

Bubonic plague surge as dozens of new cases raise fears of Black Death epidemic Health officials in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) reported another 12 cases of the plague in the same region, as the number of deaths th...
19:44, 2019-12-11

Women are ditching Hollywood waxes in favour of 'bigger' pubic hair styles Pubic hair trends come and go – and in 2019, these types of "bigger bikini lines" are the most popular with women...
13:08, 2019-11-12

PTSD linked to increased risk of ovarian cancer (Reuters Health) - Women who exhibit many classic symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may be much more likely to develop ovarian cancer...
23:24, 2019-09-13

NIH: Hyperthyroidism treatment may increase risk of cancer death A common treatment for hyperthyroidism is linked to an increase in the risk of cancer death, new findings show....
18:12, 2019-07-02

Study Claims Even One Drink A Day Could Increase Cancer Risk The research conducted by The University of Tokyo revealed that people who drank two or fewer drinks a day still had an elevated cancer risk regardle...
12:00, 2019-12-10

Eating mushrooms might reduce prostate cancer risk A new study concludes that men who regularly eat mushrooms have a lower risk of developing prostate cancer than those who rarely eat mushrooms....
02:44, 2019-09-13

Indoor tanning and skin cancer risk across the years Researchers looking at indoor tanning and cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma find that the overall number of tanning sessions links to increased risk....
23:24, 2019-10-04

Statins may reduce death risk from colorectal cancer People who already used statins before receiving a colorectal cancer diagnosis had an 18 percent lower risk of dying from cancer...
18:32, 2019-05-09

Skin cancer: Missing eyelids when using SPF moisturiser a 'risk' The skin is thin and vulnerable around the eyes, but people do not realise those bits are not protected....
21:00, 2019-04-11

Having too many sugary drinks linked to higher cancer risk Sugary drinks aren’t just bad for your waistline — they may also lead to an increase risk of cancer, a new study has found. Researchers in Fran...
17:00, 2019-07-11

NHS staff shortages put 'cancer survival rates at risk' A Holyrood committee finds 18% of cancer patients in June were not seen within the six-week target....
04:00, 2019-11-18

Eating Yogurt May Reduce Risk Of Bowel Cancer In Men The findings revealed that eating two or more weekly servings of yogurt may help to lower the risk of developing the abnormal growths of tissues (ade...
08:44, 2019-06-20

Male infertility linked to prostate cancer risk Men who have fertility treatment have a higher risk of prostate cancer in later life, a study suggests....
04:00, 2019-09-26

Scientists evaluate cancer risk of US drinking water Carcinogens in tap water could be responsible for more than 100,000 cases of cancer in the United States according to a recent cumulative risk analys...
02:52, 2019-09-24

39 delicious foods that are linked to a lower risk of cancer Dan Kitwood/Getty Images/Cancer Research UK Some cancers are determined by genetics and can't be avoided. But nearly half of all cancer diagnoses are...
19:44, 2019-11-25

Unsubstantiated claims Muslim doctor sterilized women raise tensions in Sri Lanka On May 23 Sri Lankan newspaper Divaina, known for its nationalist stance, published a front page article alleging a Muslim doctor had secretly steril...
16:08, 2019-06-06

White Woman Claims She Invented the Hair Bonnet, Black Twitter Tells Her to Go Back to Wypipostan A white woman may have secured her spot in the Columbusing Hall of Fame after claiming that she invented an accessory used by black women ever since ...
21:20, 2019-07-22

People are praising a razor brand for encouraging women to embrace their facial hair in a new campaign Billie Razor brand Billie has launched a new campaign encouraging women to embrace their facial hair for Movember. In addition to encouraging women t...
15:24, 2019-10-30

Poor Oral Health May Up Liver Cancer Risk: Study Poor oral health is associated with a 75 per cent increased risk of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)...
11:48, 2019-06-18

Current and ex smokers may lower lung cancer risk with exercise (Reuters Health) - Men who are current or former smokers may be less likely to develop or die from lung cancer when they're more physically fit, a re...
22:28, 2019-10-18

Moderate consumption of red meat increases bowel cancer risk People who eat 76 grams of processed meat a day gives them a 20 percent higher risk of getting bowel cancer compared to those who ate only 21 grams....
22:00, 2019-04-17

Genetic testing kits 'may wrongly reassure those at risk of cancer' Consumer testing kits fail to pick up majority of DNA mutations, say researchersConsumer genetic tests could be giving false reassurance to those at ...
00:44, 2019-10-18

How to understand the risk of a bacon sandwich giving you bowel cancer Hot cups of tea, grapefruit and bacon sandwiches have all been alleged to cause cancer – better learn to read the risks right...
12:48, 2019-04-17

Stress may drive up death risk in cervical cancer patients Patients with cervical cancer and a stress disorder had a 55 percent higher risk of dying from the disease than those without a disorder, new researc...
16:32, 2019-08-01

Fiber and Yogurt Tied to Lower Lung Cancer Risk By promoting a healthy gut microbiome, a high-fiber diet and foods like yogurt may lower lung cancer risk, even among smokers....
17:16, 2019-10-24

Nano-particles in air pollution linked to brain cancer risk In a new study, researchers report that a one-year increase in pollution exposure of 10,000 nano-particles per cubic centimeter raised the risk of br...
20:40, 2019-11-14

Study ties unhealthy gums to liver cancer risk A large study finds that people with unhealthy gums and teeth have a higher risk of liver cancer, which kills nearly 32,000 people per year in the U....
20:12, 2019-06-20

Turmeric May Promote Healthy Bones And Prevent Cancer Risk Researchers have developed a new drug delivery system with the help of curcumin, the main ingredient in the spice turmeric....
10:36, 2019-06-21

4 Your Health: Dairy products may increase risk of prostate cancer (NBC News)- Consuming dairy products may increase the risk of prostate cancer. Researchers from the Mayo Clinic reviewed a total of 47 studies involv...
03:04, 2019-10-22

High blood sugar may increase risk for pancreatic cancer Pancreatic cancer risk may be directly related to elevated blood sugar levels, according to an analysis of health records for 25 million people in So...
20:36, 2019-07-24

4 Your Health: Cancer survivors may be at increased risk for opioid addiction (NBC News)- Teenagers may be more likely to use marijuana if their parent does too. Researchers from Harvard University studied nearly 25,000 parent ...
22:32, 2019-11-22

Simple dietary changes may reduce cancer risk, increase lifespan The health benefits of fruit and vegetables are partly due to flavonoids. A new study concludes that consuming more flavonoids each day may extend li...
02:56, 2019-08-17

Elevated cancer risk linked to calcium increase, study says Consuming too many nutrients, particularly when they come from supplements, may increase the risk of death, new research shows....
21:08, 2019-04-11

UK-led cancer and climate trials at risk as British researchers become liability Projects headed by UK universities have fallen sharply since Brexit voteBritish researchers say they are being shut out of bids for major European re...
08:40, 2019-07-02

Some gut bacteria may increase bowel cancer risk, research suggests Study shows people with more Bacteroidales bacteria may have up to 15% more risk of diseaseBacteria in the gut might influence the chance of developi...
01:36, 2019-11-04

Consumption Of Tomatoes Linked With Lower Risk Of Prostate Cancer A new study has now said that a diet rich in tomatoes may help reduce risks of prostate cancer....
15:40, 2019-09-02

Study: Light drinking may increase cancer risk by nearly 20 percent A new study suggests that even light alcohol consumption may increase overall cancer risk when compared to people who do not drink at all, increasing...
23:40, 2019-12-09

Eating High-Fat Diet May Up Colon Cancer Risk: Study The scientists hinted at a new connection between the way cells consume fat and how genes regulate stem cell behaviour in the intestines of mice. The...
14:32, 2019-11-26

Men who conceive with assisted reproduction at increased prostate cancer risk (Reuters Health) - Men who conceive children using assisted reproduction techniques (ART) like in vitro fertilization (IVF) are more likely to develo...
21:52, 2019-10-10

Prostate cancer risk could be lowered by eating mushrooms, according to study Eating mushrooms can reduce men's risk of prostate cancer, according to researchers from Tohoku University in Japan...
13:44, 2019-10-12

Texas School District Faces Lawsuit After Staffers Fill in Black Student’s Hair With a Sharpie: ‘That’s Assault’ If ever there was a perfect justification for throwing hands, it’s the discovery that staffers at your 7th grader’s middle school filled in his fade ...
19:12, 2019-08-20

Diets with more fiber, yogurt tied to lower risk of lung cancer (Reuters Health) – Even among smokers, people who eat more fiber and yogurt may be less likely to develop lung cancer than those who don't consume mu...
00:40, 2019-11-22

Increased prostate cancer risk linked to higher dairy consumption Mayo Clinic researchers say prior studies show prostate cancer risk is higher in Western nations that rely on dairy as a main source of calcium compa...
19:24, 2019-10-21

Eating High-Fibre Diet May Up Colon Cancer Risk: Study The scientists hinted at a new connection between the way cells consume fat and how genes regulate stem cell behaviour in the intestines of mice. The...
10:04, 2019-11-26

Cigarette filters could increase the risk of lung cancer, scientists warn Experts say that cigarette filters could increase the risk of cancer as they cause smokers to suck harder -- and they do not remove harmful toxins as...
22:40, 2019-10-24

Higher Consumption Sugary Drinks May Increase Cancer Risk: Study If the findings of a latest study are to be believed, sugary drinks may be associated with an increased risk of cancer....
09:08, 2019-07-13

Doctors warn against ‘bum sunning’ ritual as it 'increases skin cancer risk' A top doctor has urged women to not try a "bun sunning" ritual after it went viral earlier this week. Dr Jennifer Gunter claims the bizarre method co...
14:48, 2019-11-29

Risk of dementia rises with prostate cancer hormone-blocking therapy Prostate cancer patients who received hormone-lowering therapy were at higher risk of developing dementia and Alzheimer's disease later on than men w...
00:16, 2019-07-04

Diet Rich In Vitamin A May Reduce Risk Of Skin Cancer: Study A new study has said that a diet rich in foods fortified with Vitamin A may help reduce risks of skin cancer....
15:04, 2019-10-08

Cirrhosis and liver cancer risk higher in people with type 2 diabetes A large European study now suggests that many diagnoses of cirrhosis and liver cancer come too late, and that diabetes might be an independent risk f...
19:52, 2019-05-21

Sugary drink consumption increases cancer risk, research suggests Though there is no causal link, consuming sugar-based drinks like soda and fruit juice could lead to a higher chance of developing cancer, a new stud...
04:24, 2019-07-11

GlaxoSmithKline's cancer therapy cuts risk of disease progression or death by 38% GlaxoSmithKline plc said on Monday its maintenance therapy for a form of ovarian cancer reduced the risk of disease progression or death by 38% in a ...
09:36, 2019-09-30

Lung cancer screening guidelines may miss more African Americans at risk Current lung cancer screening guidelines may need to be less restrictive when it comes to African American smokers, a new study suggests....
22:32, 2019-06-27

Consuming 3 Portions Of Any Fish Linked With Reduced Risk Of Bowel Cancer A new study has linked consumption of fish to reduced risk of bowel cancer. The condition affects the lower digestive tract, namely the colon and the...
15:36, 2019-07-25

Computed tomography scans reduce lung cancer death risk Screening and treatment of lung cancer patients using low-dose computed tomography lowered death risk from the disease by 26 percent for men and 39 p...
00:00, 2019-07-02

Study: Radiation drives up cardiac event risk for lung cancer patients While radiation treatment may help rid patients of lung cancer, it may bring on a number of other cardiovascular conditions, a new study show....
22:48, 2019-06-10

UK's HPV vaccination program ‘dramatically’ reduces risk of cervical cancer, study shows Researchers at the University of Edinburgh concluded a nationwide HPV school vaccination program offered to young girls led to a “dramatic reduction”...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Lack of protective vaginal bacteria linked to high ovarian cancer risk Women who are genetically at risk for ovarian cancer have lower levels of protective strains of bacteria, similar to women who have the disease...
01:32, 2019-07-10

Study: Childhood inflammatory bowel disease raises cancer risk in adulthood People had a 2.5 times higher risk of developing cancer if they had ulcerative colitis before they turned 18, new research shows....
16:24, 2019-05-09

Eating yoghurt twice a week may reduce bowel cancer risk in men, research suggests RESEARCH from the University of Washington found that men who ate two portions of yoghurt or more a week were less likely to develop dangerous bowel ...
15:00, 2019-06-19

Excessive Calcium Supplement Intake May Double Risk Of Cancer Mortality: Study A new study has pointed towards the harmful impacts of consuming excessive calcium in diet, especially in the form of supplements like calcium tablet...
10:08, 2019-04-10

Yogurt and High Fibre Diet May Stave Off Lung Cancer Risk: Study It was revealed that participants with the highest yogurt and fibre consumption had a 33 per cent reduced lung cancer risk as compared to the group w...
08:24, 2019-10-26

Poor Diet Packed With Junk and Processed Food May Up Cancer Risk: Study According to a latest study, consuming a poor diet may give rise to a number of health issues, one of them being cancer....
09:08, 2019-05-28

Study: Statins reduce stroke risk for cancer patients who received radiation Cancer patients who took statins to lower cholesterol after radiation treatment for the chest, head or neck saw their stroke risk fall by 32 percent...
23:12, 2019-06-19

Eat Fruits And Veggies Rich In Vitamin A To Reduce Risk Of Skin Cancer: Study Vitamin A has also been linked with reduced risk of certain types of cancers and a new study has backed this up....
17:28, 2019-08-01

Cancer patients, survivors face increased risk of heart disease deaths (Reuters Health) - Many cancer patients and survivors die from heart disease rather than from their tumors, especially if they have certain malignanc...
21:40, 2019-11-27

Mourning the last bag of breast milk, long after my kids outgrew breast-feeding It was a connection to a former version of myself and my children that I didn’t have to fully mourn as long as I had those eight ounces sealed in a b...
17:16, 2019-08-16

An Instagram-famous 'fit mom' got her breast implants removed and told followers they gave her ‘breast implant illness’ Shutterstock Maria Kang, a self-described "fit mom" with over 75K Instagram followers, recently shared a post about her decision to remove her breas...
01:40, 2019-08-03

With A Black Lady Sketch Show, Black women are no longer just background in sketch comedy On August 2, at a private screening of the premiere of A Black Lady Sketch Show, series creator Robin Thede regaled an audience of mostly Black women...
15:32, 2019-09-07

Watch: Chinese cafe dyes dogs to look like giant pandas The owner of a Chinese cafe is facing criticism online for dying the fur of dogs to make the canines resemble giant pandas....
16:08, 2019-10-30

Processed foods make us fatter and are linked to a higher risk of cancer. Here’s what science suggests we should eat instead. Shutterstock Eating processed foods can lead to weight gain and is linked to higher rates of cancer and early death. But it can be difficult to avoi...
22:08, 2019-05-17

Cancer patients are at a higher risk of dying from heart disease and stroke, new study shows Cancer patients have a higher risk of dying from heart disease and stroke with 10% of all cancer patients dying from cardiovascular problems, not can...
16:20, 2019-11-26

Diet Rich In Refined Carbs, Red Meats Linked With Increased Risk Of Colorectal Cancer A new study has now linked the consumption of inflammatory diets with increased risk of colorectal cancer, which is the fourth most-frequent cancer w...
16:16, 2019-07-16

Cancer risk is higher if you pound sugary drinks, but the causal link is fuzzy: study Limiting intake of sugar-sweetened drinks may help to cut the number of cancer cases in a population, scientists in France have found....
02:56, 2019-07-11

'90210' star Shannen Doherty gets candid on breast cancer battle: 'I’m lucky to be alive' "Beverly Hills, 90210" star Shannen Doherty opened up about how her breast cancer battle has forever changed her life and marriage.   ...
17:52, 2019-08-15

From recycled leather to natural dyes, fashion tries to limit environmental damage Fashion is supposed to make you look and feel good, and the apparel industry is finally making efforts to have the same effect on the planet....
22:36, 2019-09-18

Flavonoid-Rich Diet Reduces Risk Of Heart Disease, Cancer In Heavy Smokers, Drinkers The study indicated that flavonoids may have health benefits particularly for those who are heavy smokers and alcoholics....
11:28, 2019-08-14

Omega-3 fish oil doesn't reduce risk for early signs of colon cancer, study finds In a trial results published in JAMA Oncology, researchers at the T.H. Chan School of Public Health at Harvard found that adding 1 gram per day of om...
17:28, 2019-11-21

There’s evidence fish oil and vitamin D can reduce heart attack and cancer risk, but the supplements still may be useless for most people puhhha/Shutterstock There's now evidence that fish oil and vitamin D supplements, if taken daily over the course of a few years, have the ability to...
20:16, 2019-09-26

Physicists think you could be rescued from a black hole — but don't risk it DENVER — Researchers have developed a new, unspeakably dangerous, and incredibly slow method of crossing the universe....
11:20, 2019-04-17

Facts about skin cancer in black people Black people can get skin cancer, though it is less likely to affect them than people with lighter skin. For darker-skinned people, it usually occurs...
05:56, 2019-07-17

Ellen DeGeneres reveals her natural hair color after recovering from hair dye disaster Ellen DeGeneres is showing off her natural hair color after recovering from a disastrous dye job that left her hair falling out.    &...
23:32, 2019-09-10

Matthew A. Cherry's Hair Love Is Now Online and I'm About to Use My Tears to Moisturize My Hair, BRB One of my fondest memories of Grandma involves sitting betwixt her fair-skinned and veiny legs as she slathered Royal Crown grease over my thick foll...
23:24, 2019-12-05

Matthew A. Cherry’s Hair Love Is Now Online and I’m About to Use My Tears to Moisturize My Hair, BRB One of my fondest memories of grandma involves sitting betwixt her fair-skinned and veiny legs as she slathered Royal Crown grease over my thick foll...
14:52, 2019-12-06

These sulfate-free hair-care products define and hydrate my curls so well that even my second-day hair looks great Amazon I have curly hair so searching for the ideal hair-care regimen has been expensive and frustrating. I recently came upon DevaCurl, a brand deve...
22:40, 2019-11-12

Unesco advisers raise concerns over plan to raise Warragamba dam wall World Heritage centre says proposal would result in inundation of large part of world heritage-listed Blue Mountains wilderness area Advisers to the ...
10:16, 2019-06-09

This personalized hair-care startup makes shampoo and conditioner for your specific hair needs and goals — and it actually works Prose Most hair-care options on the market aren't fully catered to your specific hair needs and goals. The made-to-order shampoo, conditioner, and ...
15:00, 2019-09-26

From hair irons to blow dryers, save up to 50% on these hot hair tools Do you know what building Ikea furniture and styling your hair have in common? They both turn out terrible unless you have the right tools. Sadly, bu...
18:40, 2019-09-13

The Best Body Hair Trimmer Actually Cuts Your Chest Hair Evenly No more hack-job trimmings, thanks to the new body hair trimmer from Panasonic, which is totally waterproof and washable....
00:28, 2019-10-04

Does Taking Hair Growth Supplements for Hair Loss Actually Work? Everything you need to know about hair growth supplements like biotin, flaxseed oil, saw palmetto, niacin, folic acid, and more....
19:40, 2019-10-25

This hair colorist uses hairspray bottle caps to color hair Kelly O'Leary paints hair using hairspray bottle caps. The designs are inspired by the '70s. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. Check out mo...
18:00, 2019-09-26

New clues on why women’s Alzheimer’s risk differs from men’s New research gives some biological clues to why women may be more likely than men to develop Alzheimer’s disease and how this most common form ...
02:56, 2019-07-17

Many women at risk of heart disease don't exercise enough New research examines the patterns of physical activity among women in the United States who also have a form of cardiovascular disease....
18:04, 2019-05-17

Women and men at risk of different obesity-related conditions A new study has found that women and men with obesity face different health risks, while the condition can lead to a range of complications for all....
22:56, 2019-10-28

‘Vanessa Huxtable’s Hair Was Not Always Perfectly Pressed’: Shonda Rhimes Talks Natural Hair Representation on Television On a mild-weathered Wednesday evening, I traveled toward Downey, Calif., to visit the Los Angeles County of Education and was swept with an immense s...
21:08, 2019-10-04

Diabetes may distract women from cancer screenings (Reuters Health) - The burdens of managing a chronic disease like diabetes may lead women to skip recommended cancer screenings, researchers say....
17:04, 2019-11-05

This non-surgical hair replacement uses real human hair There is no surgery involved with these hair replacements. Hairstylist Phil Ring applies replacements that are made out of real human hair. Replaceme...
22:20, 2019-12-07

This elite hair dryer can make every day a good hair day When it comes to achieving silky smooth hair, not all blow dryers are created equal. And whether you’re the king or queen of blowouts or more of a ro...
16:29, 2019-10-07

Diabetes may increase risk of heart failure in women Diabetes might increase the risk of heart failure– especially in women. That’s according to a new study of 12 million people conducted by researchers...
23:48, 2019-07-19

California Is Weighing Whether to Label THC a Risk for Pregnant Women (LOS ANGELES) — More than three years after California voters broadly legalized marijuana, a state panel is considering if its potent, high-ind...
10:00, 2019-12-11

LaSalle Leffall Jr., 89, Dies; Cancer Society’s First Black Leader A prominent surgeon and Howard University professor, he promoted awareness of the risks of cancer, particularly among African-Americans....
02:20, 2019-06-01

Many black, elderly U.S. lung cancer patients don't get recommended care (Reuters Health) - Only about 60% of lung cancer patients get recommended treatments like chemotherapy and radiation that are linked to better surviv...
23:20, 2019-11-11

Study: Black men have 30 percent higher risk for peripheral artery disease The risk of developing peripheral artery disease, a condition that narrows the leg arteries, is drastically higher for non-white people, a new study ...
01:04, 2019-09-11

Lung Cancer Rates Among Women Are Falling Much Slower Than Those in Men. Here’s Why Gina Hollenbeck said she did “everything right.” The Tennessee nurse and mother of two avoided cigarettes all her life. She ate organic f...
12:40, 2019-11-07