Women with breast cancer have fewer adverse effects from chemotherapy and less fatigue when using virtual reality as a distraction intervention during treatments.
Decompression chambers may hold the key to relieving painful side effects of breast cancer treatment.
Many scientists have linked specific gene alterations with the development of breast cancer. But further than that, scientists are unclear as to how breast cancers arise.
Their findings suggest that estrogen and progestin alone may not be the sole triggers for the increased risk of invasive breast cancers in postmenopausal women who take hormone replacement therapy.
Research found that women with a common thyroid gland disorder appear to have a reduced chance of developing invasive breast cancer.