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Categories: Breast cancer

3/9/2017

Soy benefits women with breast cancer? Release on observational study needed more caution

1/25/2017

Summary of breast cancer treatment outcomes in African-American women misses major limitations of the study

1/17/2017

Study results overplayed in announcement on investigational HER2-positive breast cancer drug

1/9/2017

‘Promising results’ from breast cancer vaccine trial — but most patients had noninvasive ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS)

12/27/2016

More miracle-mongering in City of Hope news release about breast cancer vaccine

12/1/2016

Release says study ‘confirms benefits’ of electro-acupuncture for hot flashes; doesn’t tell us what benefits are

2 11/2/2016

More facts needed in release touting novel implant to improve breast cancer treatment

8/23/2016

News release skips quantification in summary of “very promising” experimental breast cancer drugs

2 6/21/2016

It’s never OK to use ‘holy grail of breast cancer prevention’ when talking about pre-clinical animal study

2 6/8/2016

Release oversells evidence when claiming new standard of care for advanced breast cancer