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September 23, 2004

Urine Test Detects Breast Cancer Early

Harvard researchers at Children's Hospital Boston have developed a simple urine test that appears to detect breast cancer early and accurately track tumor growth. (Boston Globe)

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September 09, 2004

Doctors Test One Day Breast Cancer Treatment

Canadian doctors have tried a one-day breast cancer treatment which requires only a few hours in hospital and could let patients return to normal life more quickly,according to a Canadian Television report Thursday. (Xinhuanet)

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September 04, 2004

Chewing Crunchy Vegetables May Stop Breast Cancer

Chewing on crunchy vegetables like broccoli releases a potent cancer fighter that could potentially stop breast cancer in its tracks, according to a new study. (WebMD)

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September 02, 2004

Older Women May Not Need Radiation Treatment for Breast Cancer

Older women with breast cancer may forgo the rigors of radiation after breast-conserving surgery, but radiation therapy may help younger women with early stages of the disease, new research says. (

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