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    Breast Cancer Treatment, Therapy and Diagnosis
    Articles, Studies and Background Information
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      Breast cancer is the cancer of breast tissue affecting mainly women but rarely it can also affect men. Most common treatment and therapy options (in the following order) include surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, hormone therapy, and immune therapy.


      What is Breast Cancer? Symptoms, Diagnosis, Prognosis, Treatment, Prevention, School Stuff, Advanced Articles, Theses, Patents (Novel Treatments).

      What is Breast Cancer

    • What is Breast Cancer? - National Breast Cancer Foundation [View Resource]
    • What is breast cancer? - Medical News Today [View Resource]
    • What is Breast Cancer - PubMed Health [View Resource]
    • What is breast cancer in men? - American Cancer Society [View Resource]

      Signs and Symptoms

    • Symptoms and Signs - National Breast Cancer Foundation [View Resource]
    • Breast cancer symptoms - Cancer Research UK [View Resource]
    • What Are the Symptoms of Breast Cancer? - WebMd [View Resource]


    • Breast cancer (female) - Diagnosis - NHS Choices [View Resource]
    • How is breast cancer diagnosed? - American Cancer Society [View Resource]


    • Breast cancer survival rates by stage - American Cancer Society [View Resource]
    • What Does Prognosis Mean? - Breastcancer.org [View Resource]
    • Breast cancer survival statistics - Cancer Research UK [View Resource]

      Treatment and Therapy

    • Breast Cancer Treatments and Drugs - Mayo Clinic [View Resource]
    • Breast Cancer Treatment & Side Effects - breastcancer.org [View Resource]
    • Breast Cancer Treatment Option Overview - cancer.gov [View Resource]
    • Surgery for Breast Cancer - breastcancer.org [View Resource]
    • Breast Cancer and Chemotherapy - webmd.com [View Resource]
    • Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancer - webmd.com [View Resource]
    • Hormonal Therapy for Breast Cancer - breastcancer.org [View Resource]
    • Breast Cancer Treatment Complications - Healthline [View Resource]
    • Adjuvant and Neoadjuvant Therapy for Breast Cancer - cancer.gov [View Resource]


    • Breast cancer prevention - Mayo Clinic [View Resource]
    • What Can I Do to Reduce My Risk of Breast Cancer? - CDC[View Resource]

      K-12 Lesson Plans, Activities, Resources and Science Fair Projects

    • Breast Cancer Science Fair Projects and Experiments [View Resource]
    • Lesson: what is breast cancer? [View Resource]
    • Breast Cancer and Environment (9-12) [View Resource]
    • Lesson Plan: Genetic Testing and Hereditary Cancer - PBS [View Resource]
    • Adjuvant Therapy for Breast Cancer: Questions and Answers [View Resource]
    • HER2+ Early Breast Cancer: Understanding Adjuvant Treatment [View Resource]
    • Breast Cancer Treatment Options [View Resource]

      Advanced Articles, Studies and Research

    • Guidance for the Management of Breast Cancer Treatment-Induced Bone Loss [View Resource]
    • Ozonetherapy in a Complex Treatment of Breast Cancer [View Resource]
    • Facts about compliance with hormonal therapies in the treatment of breast cancer [View Resource]
    • Advances in breast cancer therapy and chemoprevention: current strategies and new approaches [View Resource]
    • Aqua lymphatic therapy in women who suffer from breast cancer treatment-related lymphedema: a randomized controlled study [View Resource]
    • Toward new horizons in breast cancer treatment-induced bone loss [View Resource]
    • Hormonal therapies for the adjuvant treatment of early oestrogen-receptorpositive breast cancer [View Resource]
    • Prognostic Marker for Breast Cancer Treatment [View Resource]
    • Hormonal Therapy for the Prevention of or Treatment of Early Stage Breast Cancer [View Resource]
    • Antibody-Mediated Delivery of Interleukin-2 to the Stroma of Breast Cancer Strongly Enhances the Potency of Chemotherapy [View Resource]
    • Microwave Imaging for Breast Cancer Detection and Therapy Monitoring [View Resource]
    • Changes in Thyroid Functional Tests in Breast Cancer Patients under Tamoxifen Therapy [View Resource]
    • Insulin Potentiation Therapy: Reckless Human Experimentation or Bona Fide Medicine? [View Resource]
    • Alteration of the effects of cancer therapy agents on breast cancer cells by the herbal medicine black cohosh [View Resource]
    • Application of Microarrays for the Prediction of Therapy Response in Breast Cancer [View Resource]
    • Decreased production of soluble interleukin 2 receptor by phytohaemagglutinin-stimulated peripheral blood mononuclear cells in patients with breast cancer after adjuvant therapy [View Resource]

      Theses and Dissertations

    • Breast cancer survivors: information needs, attitudes towards illness and quality of life [View Resource]
    • On prognostic and treatment predictive factors in early stage breast cancer [View Resource]
    • Novel approaches to breast cancer therapy: Evaluation of next generation dendrimers for Drug delivery [View Resource]
    • Experience of adjuvant treatment among postmenopausal women with breast cancer [View Resource]
    • A study of the information needs of postmenopausal breast cancer patients regarding endocrine therapy [View Resource]

      Patents (Novel Treatments)

    • Gamma Knife for treatment of breast cancer (CN203620098) [View Resource]
    • Prognosis and treatment of breast cancer (US8853183) [View Resource]
    • Mammary gland recovery arm band (CN203539659) [View Resource]

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