Prompting attention to the fact that during treatment not only one's breast health but also general health, including that of the heart, should be considered, the researchers suggested.
HER-2 targeted therapies, for instance, are popular cancer breast treatments that can save patients' lives, but they can also lead to heart failure, which is a weakening of the heart muscle. "I have a family member who just finished her radiation for breast cancer, and I don't want to scare her about potential cardiac effects of her treatment". In some cases, the reduction in heart function is temporary and cessation of the treatment and/or the addition of heart medicines can improve function.
The report said some heart damage, including the kind caused by drug Herceptin sometimes can be reversed.
Although breast cancer death rates have declined since 1989, over 40,000 American women die from the disease every year.
Nearly 48 million women in the United States have some kind of heart disease, compared with 3.3 million women with breast cancer, the AHA said.
Adherence to a number of ideal heart health behaviours including being physically active, achieving and maintaining a healthy body weight could help.
said Michelle LeBaron of Northern Utah, now 58, who was diagnosed and treated for stage 3B inflammatory breast cancer in 2004.
While there aren't many options when it comes to age and family history, Mehta et al. wrote patients can mitigate their symptoms by following the AHA's "Life's Simple 7" guidelines, which should reduce the odds of developing either condition.
Over the same period of time, breast cancer has benefited from a screening programme, along with significant investments in research, and there have been more than double the number of published breast cancer studies compared with those on prostate cancer.
Co-authors are Karol E. Watson, M.D., Ph.D., Vice-Chair; Ana Barac, M.D., Ph.D.; Theresa M. Beckie, Ph.D.; Vera Bittner, M.D., M.S.P.H.; Salvador Cruz-Flores, M.D., M.P.H.; Susan F. Dent, M.D.; Lavanya Kondapalli, M.D.; Bonnie Ky, M.D.; Tochukwu Okwuosa, D.O.; Ileana L. Piña, M.D., M.P.H., FAHA; and Annabelle S. Volgman, M.D.; on behalf of the American Heart Association Cardiovascular Disease in Women and Special Populations Committee of the Council on Clinical Cardiology; Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing; and Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research.
Several authors disclosed financial ties to the pharmaceutical industry.
More than 800,000 people in the US die from heart disease, stroke, and other cardiovascular diseases each year. The reason? To highlight what health experts say is the number one killer of women: heart disease .
She adds, everyone should wash their hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds and to do not forget to cover their cough. It can be a miserable but relatively mild illness in many people, and a more severe illness in others.
The prosecutors argued that the senator began taking bribes from Melgen shortly after he entered the Senate in 2006. Menendez and Melgen, meanwhile, said the men had a long friendship, which explained their exchange of gifts.
She noted that there is still an ongoing investigation regarding one other individual connected with the shooting. However, the Las Vegas Review-Journal identified one person as Douglas Haig from police documents.
The latest expansion to genre-defining MMORPG World of Warcraft will be released later this Summer, Blizzard has confirmed. The Standard Edition of the expansion will be $49.99, but the Digital Deluxe Edition offers a bit more for $69.99.
The 2018 Halloween film will also star Virginia Gardner, Miles Robbins, Dylan Arnold, Drew Scheid, and Will Patton. The new Halloween film, which could end up being the final one in the franchise, hits theaters on October 19.
Bon-Ton has 260 stores in the US , including furniture galleries and clearance centers, in addition to department stores. The company says closing the stores is all in part of their store rationalization program.
In 2016, it off-loaded its intellectual property and science division to Onex and Baring Private Equity Asia for $3.55bn. The company also said it would retain full ownership of its legal, tax and accounting and Reuters News businesses.
The first lady has not addressed any of the reports about her, her husband or Daniels and it's highly unlikely that she will. CNN notes she did not appear at two dinners hosted by her husband at Mar-a-Lago during a trip in mid-January.
Stocks fall sharply as sell-off continues
The index closed down 362.59 points at 26,076.89 in NY , with the broader S&P 500 index falling 31.10 points to 2,822.43. They had risen about 2 percent premarket, aiming for their 2002 highs, after the company's strong results and forecast.
PS4 boosted in Japan after strong Monster Hunter debut
The buzz leading up to the release of Monster Hunter World was considerable, and it seems like Capcom is now reaping the rewards. You might be used to chasing after your prey in Monster Hunter World by now, but all you have to do to get this pack is log in.
FOX Sports gets Thursday Night Football for next 5 years
As Ourand said in his tweet, Amazon ran the digital package previous year , but those rights are still undetermined for 2018. The network and the league are working out an agreement on the broadcast package, Bloomberg reported.
Putin apologises to athletes for situation around Olympic games
The network says Jones will attend Olympic events, meet athletes and spread her enthusiasm for the games on television and online. Davis, snowboarder Kelly Clark and cross-country skier Kikkan Randall will all be competing at their fifth Winter Games.
Three killed when helicopter crashes into California home
The woman said the residents of the home that was struck were there, but were in another part of the property and were unharmed. Fire crews said there were five people on the helicopter and they were all reported to be unconscious, KABC said.
E-cigarettes may harm DNA and cause cancer
There was also conclusive evidence that e-cigarettes can explode and cause burns and projectile injuries. The team exposed mice to e-cigarette smoke for three hours each day, five times a week for three months.
Chiefs agree to trade Alex Smith to Redskins
By trading him, the Chiefs will reap a $17 million savings and hand the keys to Patrick Mahomes as their new starting quarterback. Although Smith said he wishes he could be in control of his 2018 destiny, he hopes he'll be staying in Kansas City.