Say no to cancer-causing booze

By Estelle Piencenaves, December 02, 2011

"Oh girls just wanna have fun…" goes the lyrics of a popular song. But if you're idea of having fun involves binge drinking, be warned.

An article published on the health and fitness page of the website www.globeandmail.com cites the results of a ten-year study (1996 to 2006) suggesting that drinking booze increases the risk of women in developing breast cancer, even greater for those with a family history.

Breast cancer causes brain injury?

By Estelle Piencenaves, December 01, 2011

A recent study published at the Archives of Neurology reveals that breast cancer survivors who were treated with chemotherapy may suffer significant brain impairment.