Every October, as part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, two things are guaranteed: lots of pink and a great deal of back-and-forth about breast cancer screening. The debate has passionate advocates on both sides of the fence, but the subject can eas... Read More
Breast cancer is a health issue that is commonly associated with women. However, breast cancer can also affect men. The frequency of breast cancer cases in men may be significantly less compared to women, but it is still a risk for men between 60 and... Read More
Everyone should support breast cancer screening, right? After all, these are medical tests that can save lives. Or do they? A new study out of the U.K. is suggesting otherwise.
The study, performed at the Department of Public Health at the University... Read More
Mammograms have been a mainstay in the news in recent years as experts wage an ideological battle over their true value and how frequently they should be used. A new study out of San Francisco says that older women can rest easy getting one every two... Read More
The risk of heart failure is alarmingly high in older women with breast cancer. And, according to Yale University researchers, if those women take one commonly prescribed drug, the risk is even higher.
The health warning targets “adjuvant trastuzum... Read More
One of the most vital therapies to help you survive cancer is one most people overlook—a healthy social life. While early detection and proper medical care are of primary importance, according to a new study, social relationships also play an impor... Read More
Here’s a health breakthrough in the area of breast cancer. We know that the risk for this disease rises dramatically after women pass the age of 50. But cellular changes behind this have remained a mystery. That is, until now, as researchers ha... Read More
An unfortunate and unfair part of so many people’s lives is the appearance of cancer. A new health breakthrough from Florida has shown that managing stress can have enormous benefits for women diagnosed with breast cancer. Let’s have a cl... Read More