Breast Cancer

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.
Soccer Team Helps Dracut Mom Battling Cancer Get In The Christmas SpiritA Dracut woman going through a tough time is getting lots of support from her daughter's soccer team.
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.
American Cancer Society Says Start Mammograms At 45, Not 40The American Cancer Society is revising its advice on when women should start getting mammograms and how often.
Cancer Survivors, Patients Treated To Day Of Pampering By PatriotsIt was a day to be pampered, for breast cancer survivors and women still in treatment, courtesy of the New England Patriots.
NFL Denies DeAngelo Williams' Request To Wear Pink All Season To Honor MotherApparently, the NFL's interest in breast cancer awareness is limited solely to that month on the calendar.
Thousands Walk To Raise Money For Breast Cancer ResearchIt was a sea of pink at the Hatch Shell on Sunday.
Gene Test Finds Which Breast Cancer Patients Can Skip ChemoA new study shows a gene test can help many women with early stage breast cancer avoid chemotherapy and still beat the disease.
Boston Hospitals Will Study Effects Of Aspirin On Breast Cancer RecurrenceDoctors in Boston are looking into whether aspirin can treat cancer.
Harvard Researchers Question Benefits Of MammogramsLocal researchers find greater breast cancer screening with mammography does lead to fewer breast cancer deaths.

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