Women with a personal history of breast cancer (PHBC) are at risk of developing another breast cancer.
Practice makes perfect or in the case of radiologists who interpret mammograms, the more diagnostic mammograms read increased the ability to do better at determining which suspicious breast lesions
Cancer researcher scientists, based at Cancer Research UK’s Cambridge Research Institute at the University of Cambridge and at the British Columbia Cancer Agency in Vancouver, Canada, have identifi
FDA approval of the first 3-D mammography device means better surveillance of breast cancer that strikes one in eight women.
A new report shows African American and Hispanic women wait long for breast cancer treatment, compared to whites.
Researchers have identified a gene that can predict who is at risk for breast cancer recurrence.
Hormone replacement therapy may be safer for women when started further away from menopause.
Yesterday, the US Food and Drug Administration published a press release requesting health care professionals to report confirmed cases of anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL) in women with breast
Women who experience the most misery from menopausal symptoms may be at lower risk for breast cancer.
Juvenile Breast Carcinoma is a rare form of breast cancer that occurs in children and affects about 300,000 each year. But even then, the disease mostly affects older children and adolescents.
There really is some truth behind the song lyric “I get by with a little help from my friends.” Researchers from Vanderbilt University Medical Center add to the growing evidence that breast cancer
According to a report published by the New England Journal of Medicine yesterday, breast cancer survival rates are not significantly impacted by small occult metastasis.
Women with diabetes and breast cancer are twice as likely to die from any cause.
Some women with false positive mammogram report more anxiety and decreased quality of life than if they had breast cancer.
Diets high in cholesterol and fat fuel the growth and spread of breast cancer, suggests a mouse study.
An FDA panel voted 12 to 1 to remove labeling for Avastin as a treatment for breast cancer, in a first step that could ban the drug altogether as a therapy for the disease.
Having dense breast tissue on mammogram is believed to be a strong predictor of breast cancer.
The antidepressant drug duloxetine, brand name Cymbalta, has recently been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat certain chronic pain conditions.
Zoledronic acid, a bone drug used to prevent skeletal complications during cancer treatment, has not been shown to improve survival time for younger pre-menopausal women with breast cancer.
Researchers at the 33rd Annual CTRC-AACR San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium have presented data to show that a combination of three drugs – pertuzumab, trastuzumab (Herceptin), and docetaxel – era
Contrary to previous thinking, researchers now say estrogen hormone replacement therapy, used alone, protects a majority of women from breast cancer.
Women diagnosed with breast cancer, between age 40 and 50, have been found to have lower rates of mastectomy from annual mammogram screening.