LEDs Target Breast Cancer Tumours:

US Scientists have developed the first hand-held optical scanner for early detection of breast cancer. The device, is intended to complement traditional breast screening methods.

It is thought that 1 in 10 women will develop breast cancer.

A portable device both patients and doctors could use would provide women at high risk a way of regularly examining themselves.
See full article at http://physicsweb.org/articles/news/10/6/13/1

Light at Night Increases Breast Cancer Risk:

The below URL is a direct download link to a video of a current seminar reviewing current research on Light & Breast Cancer Research, from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institutes’s Lighting Research Center in New York. http://tinyurl.com/kopko