Breast cancer

Breast cancer

Summary report: early reproductive events and breast cancer workshop

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English
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National Cancer Institute
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Bethesda, MD

Summarizes the epidemiologic, clinical and animal studies findings related to early reproductive events and breast cancer risk.

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Shift work and breast cancer: a critical review of the epidemiological evidence

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English
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Anthony Swerdlow
Publisher: 
Institute of Cancer Research
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Surrey, UK

Critically reviews the epidemiological literature concerning the possible link between shift work and the risk of breast cancer.

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ISBN 0 1762708X

Breast cancer information dissemination strategies: finding out what works

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English
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Ontario Breast Cancer Information Exchange Partnership
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Examines the current status of dissemination of breast cancer information, to understand which strategies work best and to share those lessons. Provides recommendations for information dissemination in Ontario.

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Includes bibliographical references.

What you need to know about breast cancer: a book for women with breast cancer and those who care about them

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English
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Pat Kelly
Mark Levine
Publisher: 
Empowering Press
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Hamilton, ON

Shows women how to take an active part in better understanding their diagnosis, treatment and healing. Publication made possible through an unrestricted educational grant from Avon Canada and Eli Lily Canada Ltd.

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BREC.K45 1999
ISBN 155090658
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

What you need to know about breast cancer: diagnosis, treatment and beyond

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English
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Pat Kelly
Mark Levine
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Key Porter Books
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Offers a look at the sometimes baffling world of breast cancer diagnosis, treatment and healing.

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BREC.K45 2002
ISBN 1552634655
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Includes index.

How to ride a dragon: women with breast cancer tell their stories

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Michelle Tocher
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Key Porter Books
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Tells the stories of 22 women, their families and friends, and their struggles coming to terms with cancer.

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BREC.T63 2001
ISBN 1552633977
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Includes bibliographical references.

Estrogen and breast cancer: a warning to women

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English
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Paper
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Carol Ann Rinzler
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Maxwell Macmillan Canada
Publication Date: 
1993
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Chronicles the sixty-year attempt to "cure" menopause with female hormones and the forty-year history of chemical contraception. Details the list of medical and epidemiological studies that show estrogen to be a potential carcinogen.

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BREC.R56 1993
ISBN 0026034913
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

The young and the breastless: young women take on breast cancer their way

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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Sue Richards
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Describes what occured during a networking event dedicated to young women living with breast cancer called The Young and the Breastless.

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ISSN 14800039

Hereditary breast cancer

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Canadian Cancer Society
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Provides information about hereditary breast cancer to help women understand whether they might be at increased risk of developing breast cancer and need to seek more information from their doctor.

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What should I know about breast cancer?

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Canadian Cancer Society
Publisher: 
Canadian Health Network
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Identifies the signs and symptoms of breast cancer and briefly explains the procedure of mammography. Lists the most common treatment options.

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Includes bibliographical references.
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