Breast Cancer

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Kylie Minogue is to receive an honorary degree for her work promoting breast cancer awareness. The pop
Half of women are scared of breast cancer yet one in five cannot identify any signs or symptoms, according to a new poll
One of my Twitter followers, @CallumJonesBlog, suggested that instead of writing my blog this week, I could possibly get away with. "Carla is away drinking Pimm's in the sun". Which, right now, sounds a rather fantastically brilliant idea. Instead I want to blog about Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which kicked off yesterday and, if you're a woman, you probably identified by all the pale pink beauty products flooding the shelves of your local Boots, promising a percentage of profits to such-and-such a charity.
An ingredient in red wine can stop breast cancer cells growing and may combat resistant forms of the disease, research suggests
British researchers have found that common beta-blocker tablets, widely used for lowering blood pressure and anxiety, could
A common, over-the-counter painkiller could be the key to preventing certain cancers, a Swedish study has revealed. The anti
PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A "smart bomb" with the potential to destroy solid cancers of all kinds could be tested on patients
PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Women undergoing NHS breast cancer screening are being "misinformed" and are not told about the harms
This week sees double hope for cancer sufferers as breakthroughs are reported in the treatment of both breast cancer and
In the Bath Half Marathon this year I found myself running next to someone with a big foam boob strapped from neck to waist. It's all a bit 'Carry on Cancer'.