Today at ASCO: Anastrazole Offers Higher Breast Cancer-Free Survival Rates than Tamoxifen Following DCIS, Phase III Study Shows

Today at ASCO: Anastrazole Offers Higher Breast Cancer-Free Survival Rates than Tamoxifen Following DCIS, Phase III Study Shows
Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) June 01, 2015 Note: Dr. Julian is available for interviews today on this new development in breast cancer prevention. A phase III trial funded by the National Institutes of Health suggests that postmenopausal women with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) now have an additional tool for breast cancer treatment and prevention. ...

High Growth in the European Breast Reconstruction Market due to Successful Biologic Products; Led by LifeCell

Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) May 14, 2015 According to a recently published report by iData Research (http://www.idataresearch.com), the European breast reconstruction market has experienced some of the highest growth in recent years driven by a shift towards tissue expander/implant (TEI) based products. The success of biologics in this segment has had a tremendous effect on the ...

Plastic Surgery Breast and Body Specialist Amy Ortega MD Joins Clevens Face and Body Specialists

Plastic Surgery Breast and Body Specialist Amy Ortega MD Joins Clevens Face and Body Specialists
Melbourne, Florida (PRWEB) April 17, 2015 Clevens Face and Body Specialists is pleased to welcome board certified and double-fellowship trained Plastic Surgeon Amy Ortega. For more than 10 years, Dr. Ortega has specialized in cosmetic breast and body procedures. Dr. Ortega is the recipient of two national awards recognizing her expertise in cosmetic and breast ...

Miraca Life Sciences Formalizes and Expands Breast Pathology Business

Miraca Life Sciences Formalizes and Expands Breast Pathology Business
Irving, Texas (PRWEB) March 31, 2015 Miraca Life Sciences, the nation’s largest independent anatomic pathology lab, has formalized and expanded its breast pathology offering, to include critical testing for both cancer risk and prognosis. Miraca Life Sciences’ breast pathology services feature: Definitive diagnoses of breast conditions Consensus-based approach to terminology and diagnostic criteria Quantitative ...

Healthy Hispanic Living Launches Campaign to Raise Awareness About Breast Cancer Among Latinas

Healthy Hispanic Living Launches Campaign to Raise Awareness About Breast Cancer Among Latinas
(PRWEB) January 20, 2015 Healthy Hispanic Living, the first preventive care online educational platform for U.S. Hispanics, is set to launch a targeted Latina Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign on February 1, 2015, that will run through the end of April. This will be the first in a series of 90-day campaigns featuring a specific chronic ...

Study Published in Journal of the National Cancer Institute Demonstrates High Heritability of Volumetric Breast Density

Study Published in Journal of the National Cancer Institute Demonstrates High Heritability of Volumetric Breast Density
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (PRWEB) January 26, 2015 A study published in Journal of the National Cancer Institute (JNCI), demonstrates the high heritability of volumetric breast density and validates the genetic influence of breast density on breast cancer risk. (DOI:10.1093/jnci/dju334). Conducted by the Karolinska Institute in Sweden, the article, “Volumetric mammographic density: heritability and association with ...

Breast Thermography’s Heat Seeking Technology Going Mainstream as Adjunctive Method for Breast Cancer Screening

New York, NY (PRWEB) January 15, 2015 The Professional Academy of Clinical Thermology (PACT) has recently posted some new studies on the effectiveness of breast thermography on their website. Recent studies published in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) show the ineffectiveness of mammography as a screening tool (1). Some countries such as Switzerland ...

MyShape Lipo Announces an Innovative Minimally Invasive Alternative for Breast Reduction

MyShape Lipo Announces an Innovative Minimally Invasive Alternative for Breast Reduction
Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) December 29, 2014 (PRWEB) December 30, 2014 According to WebMD there are nearly 1 million women that have significant physical discomfort secondary to excessively large breasts. The weight of the breasts tends to cause substantial back pain that will limit the individual on their activity level. In addition to pain, these ...

Compelling New Research About Chemical Exposures of Women Workers in the Plastics Industry in Relation to Breast Cancer Risk Published in Baywood Journal New Solutions

Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) December 19, 2012 A new study published in the Baywood journal New Solutions presents strong evidence suggesting that women employed in the plastics industry are exposed to workplace chemicals that can increase their risk of breast cancer and reproductive abnormalities. Spearheaded by Robert DeMatteo, in partnership with Margaret Keith, James Brophy, and ...

Gamma Medica Selects Intelemage for Secure Cloud-Based Molecular Breast Image Registry

CINCINNATI, OH (PRWEB) November 21, 2014 Gamma Medica, Inc., a leader in molecular breast imaging, has partnered with Intelemage LLC, a pioneer in secure medical image exchange solutions, to provide a molecular breast imaging and data repository. Physicians utilizing molecular breast imaging (MBI) have historically collaborated and exchanged MBI cases for education and clinical decision ...