breast cancer

Your Favorite Wrinkle Cream Might be Raising Your Risk of Breast Cancer

Photo by Shutterstock America’s obsession with youth has consumers crazed for anti-aging products, but new studies reveal what could be slowing down your wrinkles, could be linked to…

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Stella McCartney Creates Post-Double-Masectomy Bra

Stella McCartney has designed a “feminine and sensual” post-double-mastectomy compression bra in honor of her mother, the late Linda McCartney, who passed away in 1998…

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Washington University's High-Tech Goggles Help Surgeons Spot Cancer

A new set of high-tech glasses could help surgeons find and remove cancerous cells during surgery. Developed by Dr. Samuel Achilefu, a professor of radiology and biomedical engineering…

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VIDEO: Nestlé Fitness's "Tweeting Bra" Promotes Breast-Cancer Awareness

What would your bra say if it had a Twitter account (and would you care?) Greek celebrity Maria Bakodimou’s magenta bra has a special sparkly bird clasp, that sends out a tweet every…

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Jane Iredale's Eye-Shadow Compact Supports Breast-Cancer Survivors

October is nearly upon us, which means it’s time to batten down the hatches for the deluge of breast-cancer-awareness products that inevitably follows. Despite the pink-ribbon…

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Victoria's Secret Considering Post-Mastectomy Bras for Cancer Survivors

Battling breast cancer is a difficult enough ordeal; finding a post-mastectomy bra that fits shouldn’t be. And it looks like Victoria’s Secret agrees. After an online…

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Top 7 Wearable Technology Concepts of 2012 (Vote for the Coolest!)

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NY Attorney General Issues Best Practices for Breast-Cancer Marketing

Photo by Shutterstock Every October, the nation buys into the spurious notion that shopping can cure breast cancer. Slapping a coat of pink on everything from kitchen appliances to…

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Avon Claims to Fight Breast Cancer, But Are Its Products Safe?

Photo by Veronika Matejkova/Shutterstock As one of the more visible organizers of breast-cancer rallies across the United States, Avon talks a good game about “crusading”…

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Cancer-Detecting Smart Bra Could Soon Surpass Mammograms in Accuracy

We all expect our bras to work miracles, but can they also monitor our breasts for signs of cancer? A new breed of over-the-shoulder boulder-holder claims to do precisely that.…

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1:Face: A Watch That Feeds a Child, Quenches a Thirst, Finds a Cure

WATCH THIS WATCH Designed with an ascetic’s eye, each battery-powered device features a high-grade silicone band with four parallel buttons. Because “change originates from…

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VIDEO: Is Susan G. Komen for the Cure Guilty of Pinkwashing?

Video by Zina Saunders The backlash against Susan G. Komen for the Cure continues. The world’s largest breast-cancer organization came under fire in early February after it…

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Recycle Your Old Clothes, Support Breast Cancer Research in the U.K.

Photo by clarita With winter finally coming to an end, there’s no better time to get a jump on your spring cleaning. But instead of trashing all of your unwanted closet finds in a…

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