Drugs Score Big Wins Against Lung, Prostate, Breast CancersDrugs are scoring big wins against common cancers, setting new standards for how to treat many prostate, breast and lung tumors.
Scalp Cooling Device Could Prevent Hair Loss In Chemotherapy PatientsHair loss is one of the most difficult side effects from chemotherapy, but a scalp-cooling device could make a difference.
Study: IVF Patients At No Greater Risk Of Breast CancerMany women undergoing fertility treatments worry that hormonal manipulation might raise their risk of breast cancer, but a new study found that's not the case at all.
Eating More Fiber As Teen May Reduce Risk Of Breast CancerAccording to a new study, what you at as a teen could affect your chances of getting breast cancer.
Task Force Recommends Women Over 50 Get Mammograms Every Other YearThe US Preventative Services Task Force is continuing to recommend mammograms every other year for women ages 50-to-74.
Husband And Wife Battle Breast Cancer TogetherA husband and wife are sharing their struggle and urging men to get checked for breast cancer.
ACS Changes Breast Cancer Screening GuidelinesThere is brand new advice from the American Cancer Society regarding breast cancer screening in today’s Journal of the American Medical Association.
Harvard Researchers Question Benefits Of MammogramsLocal researchers find greater breast cancer screening with mammography does lead to fewer breast cancer deaths.
Some Women Choosing More Invasive Breast Cancer Surgery When They Don't Need ToSome surgeons and oncologists are calling this the 'Angelina Jolie' effect.
Simmons College President Battles Breast CancerThe president of Simmons College talks about her fight with breast cancer.
Breast Cancer Screening Change Could Save LivesNext year, thousands of Massachusetts women will get some unsettling news in their mammogram results.
Brigham Clinical Trial Using CAT Scan In Operating Room To Better Target TumorsBrigham and Women's Hospital is using a method in which a CAT scan is employed in the middle of the operating room in order to remove small tumors.