Tag: Breast Cancer

Smoking May Increase Breast Cancer Risk

Smoking May Increase Breast Cancer Risk

Researchers have completed a study which shows that smoking can be a considerable factor causing the risk of breast cancer to be increased. The study also noted an, as yet unproven, link between exposure to second hand smoke and an increased incidence of breast cancer. The study was published in the journal BMJ and was [...]

November 12, 2012 More
Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer

Over 200,000 women are diagnosed with breast cancer each year, and this number is expected to increase significantly over the next decade as more women will be living in the age-at-risk group. One out of eight women will be diagnosed in their lifetime, and at least 40,000 will die of the disease each year. Most [...]

August 1, 2011 More