A Lynn woman says watching Angelina Jolie go public with her decision to remove her breasts and ovaries empowers her.
Biopsy specialists frequently misdiagnose breast tissue, potentially leading to too-aggressive treatment for some women and under-treatment for others, a study suggests.
Lahey Medical Center is the only hospital in Massachusetts offering intraoperative radiation therapy.
Next year, thousands of Massachusetts women will get some unsettling news in their mammogram results.
As baby boomers get older, It is as important as ever to stay healthy to ensure a high quality of life.
October 18, 2014 October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. In light of this, we want to share some of the most recent statistics available. Did you know that breast cancer is the most commonly […]
Hundreds of breast cancer survivors and their families took part in Sunday’s Susan G. Komen Race For The Cure in South Boston.
3-D mammograms may be better at finding cancer than regular scans, a large study suggests, although whether that means saving more lives isn’t known.
Some women with breast cancer choose to have a double mastectomy.
A new study says obesity can have a negative effect on young breast cancer patients.