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.
"The Angelina Jolie Effect:" What You Need to Consider Before Deciding about Breast SurgeryTwo years later "The Angelina Effect" continues to influence critical decisions among women with breast cancer.
What You Need to Know about Breast Tissue DensityRegardless of breast density, routine mammography remains the most important imaging exam to screen for breast cancer.
Understanding BRCA 1, BRCA 2 Genetic TestsMutations in these two genes are responsible for about five percent of all cases of breast cancers and approximately 20 to 25 percent of all hereditary breast cancers.
VIDEO: Ovarian Cancer: You Are Your Best AdvocateTrusting her own body and talking with her doctors about symptoms that didn't go away helped Nadja partner with her care team at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center to catch and treat her ovarian cancer early.
Some Women Choosing More Invasive Breast Cancer Surgery When They Don't Need ToSome surgeons and oncologists are calling this the 'Angelina Jolie' effect.