The Breast Blog

August 2005 - Posts

A recent U.S. study, conducted by Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston and Harvard Medical School, has found that female children who consume French fries as a regular part of their diets have a much higher risk of developing breast cancer as adults.   Read More...
Posted on August 22,2005

Researchers at Michigan State University have designed a robotic hand to perform breast examinations. The robotic hand will allow doctors to perform breast exams from remote locations. The robot hand is controlled by a medical specialist via a haptic Read More...
Posted on August 16,2005

California-based company, Prolacta, will commercialize human breast milk for sick children.   Since 1943, the service has been provided by non-profit milk banks that collect breast milk from philanthropic mothers. The breast milk is provided to Read More...
Posted on August 9,2005

In the midst of chaotic daily life, it's easy for a woman to overlook her health. However, the fact that 1 in 8 women will develop breast cancer in a lifetime isn't something that should be ignored. Early detection can greatly increase the chance that Read More...
Posted on August 5,2005
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