Breast cancer

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Ultrasound trial offers hope for brain cancer patients
New technique temporarily allows drugs to cross blood brain barrier to treat tumours

Linda Geddes

13, Oct, 2021 @5:00 PM

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Why tattoos are more than just body art | Sali Hughes
From eyebrow microblading after chemotherapy to post-mastectomy tattoos, these can help heal the trauma of cancer

Sali Hughes

09, Oct, 2021 @7:00 AM

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‘Highly effective’ ovarian cancer treatment could help thousands of women
New drug combination shrunk tumours significantly in 46% of patients with treatment-resistant form of disease

Andrew Gregory Health editor

19, Sep, 2021 @3:30 PM

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TV presenter Julia Bradbury reveals she has breast cancer
Broadcaster best known for work on Countryfile urges women to check their breasts

Helen Pidd

19, Sep, 2021 @8:45 AM

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Lynne Owens to step down as head of UK National Crime Agency
After five years at the agency tackling organised crime, she is leaving to focus on treatment for breast cancer

Jamie Grierson

17, Sep, 2021 @2:53 PM

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Breast cancer drug approved for NHS after maker agrees discount
Reversal of earlier rejection by Nice of abemaciclib – known as Verzenios – is welcomed by campaigners

Sarah Marsh

12, Aug, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Alcohol linked to more cancers than thought, study finds
Imperial College London researchers also find that drinking coffee protects against liver cancer

Rachel Hall

04, Aug, 2021 @6:29 PM

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Alcohol caused 740,000 cancer cases globally last year – study
Researchers behind estimate say more needs to be done to raise public awareness of link

Nicola Davis Science correspondent

13, Jul, 2021 @10:30 PM

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New breast cancer scan is designed with women’s comfort in mind
Multiparametric MRI scan involves flexible scanning coil, and is quicker than traditional MRI

Linda Geddes

09, Jul, 2021 @11:29 AM

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More detailed MRI to detect early breast cancer begins UK trials
Exclusive: multiparametric MRI designed to be more comfortable and effective in early detection

Linda Geddes Science correspondent

09, Jul, 2021 @11:29 AM

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Fears England breast cancer deaths may rise as Covid hits screenings
Charity warns 10,600 fewer women started treatment for the disease in past year, compared with year before

Nicola Davis Science correspondent

14, Jun, 2021 @11:01 PM

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Kris Hallenga: the woman diagnosed with cancer at 23 who convinced a generation to check their breasts
When she was told she had stage four breast cancer in 2009, Hallenga didn’t even know it could be a danger at her age. Then she started a campaign to save thousands of lives

Zoe Williams

19, May, 2021 @5:00 AM

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