breast cancer in women

  • Breast cancer rates rising rapidly around the world: Lancet
    Toronto, July 26 (IANS) In a study conducted in 41 countries, the researchers have revealed that breast cancer rates among women are on the rise globally. The research, published in the journal The Lancet Global Health, found that in higher-income nations rates of breast cancer in premenopausal women are increasing, while postmenopausal breast cancer is increasing more rapidly in lower-income countries. Although breast cancer is thought to be a disease of the developed world, alm