Latest articles published - Breast cancer
Cancer and food: advice from a dietitian (1/2)
Jul 12, 2019 • 1 comment
Carenity members tell us about their breast cancer diagnosis
Jun 25, 2019 • 6 comments
33% of responding members said they were "horrified" when they received their breast cancer diagnosis. Read more about Carenity members' experiences with their breast cancer diagnosis and share your own.
World Cancer Day: Facts and Insights!
Feb 4, 2019 • 5 comments
Today is World Cancer Day. Discover the latest figures about this disease as well as the latest testimonials on Carenity. Let's speak out against cancer and share our stories and tips! Cancer, a global scourge Cancer is the second leading...
The diagnosis of cancer as told by Carenity members
Jan 25, 2019 • 12 comments
Our members affected by cancer have told the story of their diagnosis! Symptoms, emotions, examinations, relationships with their doctors, treatments... read their story of diagnosis. Carenity survey of 143 cancer patients in the...
Telling patients to 'fight' cancer puts them under pressure
Jan 15, 2019 • 12 comments
Cancer patients should not be told to “fight” their disease because doing so puts them under “exhausting pressure”, Macmillan Cancer Support has said. The charity warned that framing cancer in terms of a battle leaves...
Heightened Cancer Risk In Tall People Down To Number Of Cells: Study
Oct 26, 2018
Taller people have a higher risk of cancer "hard wired" into them partly because they have more cells for the disease to target, a study claimed Wednesday. Researchers in the US examined populations across three continents...
Serena Williams Promotes Breast Cancer Screening
Oct 3, 2018
Serena Williams, tennis champion, created Sunday buzz by appearing topless, but with her chest hidden by her hands, in a video where she sings and promotes breast cancer screening. Serena sings an acappella song "I Touch Myself" ( "I touch...
These 6 Habits May Reduce Your Risk of Breast Cancer
Oct 2, 2018 • 3 comments
Breast cancer is the most prevalent cancer in the U.S. [It affects] almost 85 of every 100,000 Americans, according to recent data from the World Health Organization’s International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC). Around the...
Crystal Structure Reveals How Curcumin Impairs Cancer
Sep 18, 2018
Through x-ray crystallography and kinase-inhibitor specificity profiling, University of California San Diego School of Medicine researchers, in collaboration with researchers at Peking University and Zhejiang University, reveal that curcumin, a...