PIP breast prostheses: the TÜV Rheinland certifier must compensate 1,600 new complainants

Defective PIP breast prosthesis, in Marseille, June 10, 2010. GERARD JULIEN / AFP Already ordered to compensate thousands of victims, TÜV Rheinland, the German certifier of defective PIP breast prostheses, was sentenced, Thursday, January 13, in France to compensate 1,600 new plaintiffs of twenty-three nationalities, for a total of at least 8 million euros, announced … Read more

Gene involved in sense of smell could play a role in the spread of breast cancer to the brain

Gene involved in sense of smell could play a role in the spread of breast cancer to the brain – NovLink Home Mash E Gene involved in sense of smell could play a role in the spread of breast cancer to the brain We want to give thanks to the author of this post for … Read more

Spicy breast milk?

Journal Reference: Katharina N´Diaye, Marcel Debong, Jürgen Behr, Sebastian Dirndorfer, Tara Duggan, Anja Beusch, Verena Schlagbauer, Corinna Dawid, Helene M. Loos, Andrea Buettner, Roman Lang, Thomas Hofmann. Dietary Piperine is Transferred into the Milk of Nursing Mothers. Molecular Nutrition & Food Research, 2021; 2100508 DOI: 10.1002/mnfr.202100508 No one-to-one transfer However, the taste and aroma of … Read more

Josiane Clavelin, whistleblower on breast cancer among nursing staff

Marie-Claude Weyandt, Lucien Privet and Josiane Clavelin, in Freyming-Merlebach (Moselle), November 8, 2021. The first, a former nursing assistant, created, with the help of the two others, the very first file aimed at making recognize her breast cancer as an occupational disease. NICOLAS LEBLANC / ITEM FOR M THE WORLD MAGAZINE On the lapel of … Read more

New study finds evidence of COVID antibodies in breast milk of vaccinated mothers

Journal Reference: Bridget E. Young, Antti E. Seppo, Nichole Diaz, Casey Rosen-Carole, Anna Nowak-Wegrzyn, Joseline M. Cruz Vasquez, Rita Ferri-Huerta, Phuong Nguyen-Contant, Theresa Fitzgerald, Mark Y. Sangster, David J. Topham, Kirsi M. Järvinen. Association of Human Milk Antibody Induction, Persistence, and Neutralizing Capacity With SARS-CoV-2 Infection vs mRNA Vaccination. JAMA Pediatrics, 2021; DOI: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2021.4897 The … Read more

Guidance on supplemental breast cancer screening for women with dense breast tissue

Journal Reference: Suneela Vegunta, Juliana M. Kling, Bhavika K. Patel. Supplemental Cancer Screening for Women With Dense Breasts: Guidance for Health Care Professionals. Mayo Clinic Proceedings, 2021; DOI: 10.1016/j.mayocp.2021.06.001 Breast cancer is the second most common cause of cancer death in women. Although 1 in 8 women will be affected by breast cancer, early detection … Read more