Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer

Vitamin D Deficiency Linked to Increased Breast Cancer Death Risk

Vitamin D is often in the news because most Americans get too little of it...and because deficiencies are associated with…

Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer Guide: Prevent, Detect, Treat, Recover

Advances in Breast Cancer Treatment Women who have breast cancer are now living longer than they did only five years…

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Breast Cancer Rehab: Vital Therapies Survivors Need But Don’t Get

For many breast cancer patients, the challenges don’t end on the last day of treatment. They continue to suffer from…

Breast Cancer

Vitamin D Eases Breast Cancer Drug Pain

Drugs called aromatase inhibitors, which are used to treat breast cancer, can make muscles and joints so painful and stiff…

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Help for Lymphedema: Preventing Arm Swelling After Breast Cancer Surgery

When a friend of mine went to her first breast cancer support group meeting, she was surprised that the conversation…

Breast Cancer

Lack of Sleep Increases Breast Cancer Recurrence Risk

We all have occasions when we stay up late because we're too busy for bed…or when we toss and turn,…

Breast Cancer

Migraine Headache Linked to Lower Breast Cancer Risk

Silver Lining for Sufferers... Migraineurs May Have Less Cancer Could there be an upside to the misery of migraines? Yes,…

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New Clarity on Breast Cancer Screening

“I might be dead by now if I had done what those guidelines are now telling women to do. In…

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Best Cancer-Screening Tests for Women with Dense Breasts

Have you ever been told that you have dense breasts? It’s an important piece of information because women who have…

Breast Cancer

Advances in Breast Cancer Treatment

Five recent advances are dramatically changing treatment approaches… Women who have breast cancer are now living longer than they did…

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Key to Preventing Lymphedema After Breast Cancer

After breast cancer treatment, about half of patients develop a distressing and potentially disfiguring complication called lymphedema. The condition involves…

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Breakthrough Test for Breast Cancer Risk

If you wonder how likely you are to get breast cancer, the new Halo "breast pap" test can give you…

Breast Cancer

Mighty Mushrooms Combat Breast Cancer

Breast cancer. Those two words strike fear into the heart of just about any woman—and with good reason. According to…

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Can a Painkiller Keep Breast Cancer Away?

Surgical Analgesic May Reduce Breast Cancer Recurrence You certainly don’t have to be a middle-aged woman to yearn for good…

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Thermography: The Breast Test Doctors Fight About

Utter the word thermography in a roomful of breast specialists and you’re likely to set sparks flying. Some doctors say…