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...

FDA approves second PARP inhibitor for germline BRCA-mutated Locally Advanced or...

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...

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

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Your Medications and Products to Avoid Before Breast Surgery

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What is Breast Cancer?

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

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...
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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...

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

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

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

What is a Breast Surgeon?

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

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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...

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What to Consider Before You Get Breast Implants

Breast implants are prosthetic devices that are implanted under the breast tissue or under the chest muscle to increase breast size (augmentation mammoplasty) or...

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)...

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...

FDA approves second PARP inhibitor for germline BRCA-mutated Locally Advanced or...

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...
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