October 18, 2019Ashwini Sivanantham was diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 30. She never expected it as she assumed breast cancer was prevalent among older women. Now, she's determined to spread awareness among young women and men to be breast aware and always check their breasts.
October 18, 2019Breast cancer is the biggest killer among women in Malaysia and around the world. Early detection is key and so is a strong support network. Adeline Joseph was diagnosed with breast cancer 20 years ago and today, she is paying it forward, supporting those with cancer in their journey.
August 9, 2019There are numerous misconceptions that stop Malaysian women from seeking treatment for breast cancer even if they find themselves having the symptoms. And as for urinary incontinence, the notion that this is a normal part of ageing is untrue.
April 9, 2019New Australian research has found that maintaining a healthy weight and a low alcohol intake of less than one drink per day could help prevent thousands of breast cancer cases within the next ten years.
November 15, 2018New UK research presented at the 2018 NCRI Cancer Conference suggests that women who are "larks", performing better at the beginning of the day rather than the end of the day, may have a lower risk of breast cancer.
October 19, 2018Navi Indran Pillai has breast cancer for a second time, but the 28-year-old from Shah Alam is fighting back by sharing her battle and triumphs on social media, in hopes of inspiring other women dealing with the disease.
October 16, 2018October 1 marked the start of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. We round up some research from the past year which has found that making certain lifestyle changes can help reduce your risk of breast cancer.
August 19, 2018Lebanese pop singer Elissa surprised fans by revealing in a new music video that she had overcome breast cancer, raising awareness of a disease campaigners say can be a taboo topic of discussion in Lebanon.
April 19, 2018Engineering and IT conglomerate Hitachi developed the basic technology to detect breast or colon cancer from urine samples two years ago. It will now begin testing the method using some 250 urine samples.