Does a virus cause breast cancer in women?

Internationally recognized breast cancer surgeon, Dr. Kathleen Ruddy, has dedicated the last eight years to writing a book that reveals the untold story of her breast cancer virus research.

Unravel the mystery by downloading a free executive summary from her book “Of Mice and Women”

What HIV And The Breast Cancer Virus Have In Common Is A Lot

July 30, 2015 - No Comments

Breast Cancer Virus

In the face of a global pandemic, the search for an effective vaccine against breast cancer remains an urgent priority.  Indeed, this has been true

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One Virus, Many Tumors

July 27, 2015 - One Comment


In the movie, “Zero Dark Thirty” the director of the CIA asks the heroine what she thinks the probability is that Osama Bin Laden  is

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Mouse Breast Cancer Virus Infects Humans

July 24, 2015 - No Comments


Dr. James Holland, a pioneer in research on the human breast cancer virus (i.e., human mammary tumor virus, HMTV) turned 90 on May 16, 2015.

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Yes, Coffee Is A Good Idea.

July 23, 2015 - 2 Comments


It’s not that people are ignorant; it’s that they know so many things that just ain’t true.     Mark Twain
Urban myth:  coffee is bad

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Touching The Fringe Of Change

July 19, 2015 - One Comment


No matter how far down the wrong road you’ve gone turn back.
Arab proverb
Several years ago scientists discovered that tumors cannot grow beyond

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The Natural History Of Breast Cancer: Discontinuous And Chaotic

July 18, 2015 - One Comment


In the last blog post I discussed the heterogenous nature of breast cancer; that is, how tumors are composed of a mix of different types

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Why It’s So Difficult To Get Rid Of All The Cancer: Clones!

July 11, 2015 - No Comments


by Dr. Kathleen T. Ruddy
One of my readers recently asked why it is so difficult to get rid of all the cancer.  After all,

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“These Mice Have Breast Cancer”

July 8, 2015 - No Comments


blog by Kathleen T. Ruddy, MD
“My most fundamental objective is to urge a change in the perception and evaluation of familiar data.”  

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Dealing with Inverted Nipples

June 22, 2015 - One Comment

women's health

By Dr. Kathleen Ruddy
An inverted nipple is a nipple that has turned inward, into the breast, instead of pointing outwards. This condition can be

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Does a Virus Lead to Breast Cancer?

June 14, 2015 - 2 Comments

Breast Cancer Virus

By Vera Gruessner
Could a disease be caused by a virus? Could breast cancer – a serious condition that leads to 40,000 deaths annually in

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