October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. This week is HBOC Week...

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This week is National Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer (HBOC) Week and Wednesday October 3, 2018 is Previvor...

Your Medications and Products to Avoid Before Breast Surgery

Medications Keep a list of medicines that are in addition to your cancer treatment. For example, if you take medicine for your heart, blood pressure,...

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What to Consider Before You Get Breast Implants

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Bernard Fisher, father of breast surgery, turns 100 this month

Bernard Fisher, MD FACS turned 100 years old this month. Considered a pioneer of breast surgical oncology, ā€œresearch by Dr. Fisher has extended and...

Study Finds Artificial Intelligence Can Distinguish Benign Mammogram Images From Malignant Cases Even When...

While digital breast imaging through mammography is effective in detecting breast cancer even in its early stages, it can lead to abnormal findings that...

What is a Breast Surgeon?

A breast surgeon is a surgeon who has a strong commitment to the evaluation and care of patients with benign (noncancerous) and malignant (cancer)...

Triple Negative Breast Cancer Day is on March 8

March 3, 2018 is Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Day. We have known for a while that not all breast cancer is created equal. Most breast...

What is Breast Cancer?

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Few Women Suffering From Breast Cancer Discuss Treatment Costs With Physicians Before Beginning Breast...

Findings from a new study reveal that while many women with breast cancer experience significant financial burden and most prefer to discuss the cost...

Using Circulating Tumor DNA to Predict Cancer Recurrence and Guide Therapy

A recent technology is being increasingly used (at least in a research setting) to detect recurrence of cancer. The technology analyzes blood samples for...
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What is Breast Cancer?

Below is a brief summary on breast cancer terms including major types of breast cancer, breast cancer stage and grade, and the significance of...

Few Women Suffering From Breast Cancer Discuss Treatment Costs With Physicians Before Beginning Breast...

Findings from a new study reveal that while many women with breast cancer experience significant financial burden and most prefer to discuss the cost...

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. This week is HBOC Week (Sep 30-Oct 6)

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This week is National Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer (HBOC) Week and Wednesday October 3, 2018 is Previvor...

Few Women Suffering From Breast Cancer Discuss Treatment Costs With Physicians Before Beginning Breast Cancer Treatment

Findings from a new study reveal that while many women with breast cancer experience significant...

Ultrasound-Guided Core-Needle Biopsy Superior to Fine Needle Aspiration for Determining Axillary Lymph Node Status in Breast Cancer

When breast cancer is diagnosed, evaluation of the lymph nodes of the armpit, called "axillary...

Support for yoga, meditation, massage, acupressure and music therapy during breast cancer treatment released in new guidelines

The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) announced its support of the Society for Integrative...

FDA approves second PARP inhibitor for germline BRCA-mutated Locally Advanced or Metastatic Breast Cancer

Today, the FDA approvedĀ approved talazoparib (Talzenna), a drug of the PARP inhibitor class for breast...

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Survey Reveals Patients With Metastatic Breast Cancer Face Major Financial Stress...

A new nationwide analysis of more than 1,000 people living with metastatic breast cancer from 41 states reveals significant cancer-related financial burden known as...

Using Circulating Tumor DNA to Predict Cancer Recurrence and Guide Therapy

A recent technology is being increasingly used (at least in a research setting) to detect recurrence of cancer. The technology analyzes blood samples for...

Your Medications and Products to Avoid Before Breast Surgery

Medications Keep a list of medicines that are in addition to your cancer treatment. For example, if you take medicine for your heart, blood pressure,...

What is a Breast Surgeon?

A breast surgeon is a surgeon who has a strong commitment to the evaluation and care of patients with benign (noncancerous) and malignant (cancer)...
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