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...

FDA warns women about the risks of textured breast implants in...

The FDA released a statement from Binita Ashar, M.D., a general surgeon and the director of the Division of Surgical Devices in...

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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...

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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...

What to Consider Before You Get Breast Implants

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Support for yoga, meditation, massage, acupressure and music therapy during breast cancer treatment released...

The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) announced its support of the Society for Integrative Oncology (SIO) evidence-based guideline on the use of integrative...

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

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FDA warns women about the risks of textured breast implants in causing lymphoma

The FDA released a statement from Binita Ashar, M.D., a general surgeon and the director of the Division of Surgical Devices in...

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

Today, the FDA approved approved talazoparib (Talzenna), a drug of the PARP inhibitor class for breast cancer patients who possess harmful (or suspected harmful) BRCA2...

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, “research by Dr. Fisher has extended and...

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...

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...

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...

What is a Breast Surgeon?

A breast surgeon is a surgeon who has a strong commitment to the evaluation and...

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

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Ultrasound-Guided Core-Needle Biopsy Superior to Fine Needle Aspiration for Determining Axillary...

When breast cancer is diagnosed, evaluation of the lymph nodes of the armpit, called "axillary lymph nodes" is performed during clinical examination as part...

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

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

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, “research by Dr. Fisher has extended and...

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...
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