Mammograms are the “gold standard” for detecting breast cancer. But women with dense breasts may need additional tests to find breast malignancies…
Most women choose surgery and radiation even though DCIS usually doesn’t become invasive breast cancer. New guidelines help make a better choice.
The older you are, the more likely breast cancer is due to what you eat and do, not your genes. You can reduce your risk!
If you’re at high risk for breast cancer and are considering a mastectomy, read this first.
A diet rich in omega-3 fatty acids may reduce inflammation and help keep this cancer from spreading.
The care of thousands of women doesn’t follow the recommended imaging guidelines. Don’t be one of them.
The gut “microbiome” is known to affect digestive health and risk for chronic diseases. But new research shows it also affects the breasts. Here’s how…
Oncologist Pamela Munster often must give unsettling test results to her patients. Then one day her own test came back positive.
A surprising number of women aren’t taking one simple life-saving step to protect themselves.
There are two reasons breast cancer surgeons don’t order genetic testing—and neither one is good. Here are two steps you can take to help yourself.
Breast cancer treatment can have a variety of side effects, but how does it affect brain health? This new research offers some intriguing findings…
Can you skip chemo if you have breast cancer? A new study details who can forgo this part of treatment.
"Catch cancer early" has been a medical catchphrase for generations. But many breast cancer tumors detected by mammography aren't very dangerous.
The FDA has found a link between “textured” breast implants and a rare form of cancer.
Breast cancer treatment often comes with a host of unwelcome side effects. One you may not expect from the treatment…
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