Breast Cancer

9 Important Scientific Breakthroughs in the Fight Against Breast Cancer

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and this year we have a lot to celebrate. ...

Women and Mammogram Trends in America

The American Cancer Society released updated guidelines for early breast cancer detection in October of 2015. ...

7 Celebrities Who’ve Fought Breast Cancer

The National Cancer Institute estimates that almost 132,000 American women and 2,400 U.S. men will develop breast cancer in 2015. ...

8 Common Myths About Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is a very real threat to American women and others around the world. ...

10 Super Foods that Fight Breast Cancer

Breast cancer occurs when a malignant tumor that appears in the cells of the breast but can metastasize to other ...

Mammograms Don’t Reduce Breast Cancer Death Rate, Study Shows

A surprising new study shows that the increased use of mammograms has done little to reduce the number of deaths ...

Breastfeeding Can Keep Cancer at Bay, Study Shows

A new study shows that women who have breast fed in their lives face a substantially lower risk of having ...

Mammograms Unnecessary Until Age 50, New Report Says

A new report shows that women should get a mammogram every two years once they reach age 50. ...

Breast Cancer Deaths on the Decline: Report

A new report shows that the number of deaths associated with breast cancer has dropped significantly over the past 20 ...

10 Lifestyle Tips to Protect Yourself Against Breast Cancer

Aside from some types of skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer in women in the United States, ...

Study Dispels Bra-Breast Cancer Myth

Can a bra actually cause breast cancer? A new study provides a clear answer to that question and it’s a ...

Nexavar Disappoints in Breast Cancer Study, Bayer Says

Germany’s Bayer, one of the world’s largest phramaceutical companies, has reported some disappointing news about a potential treatment for advanced ...

Leukemia Drugs Could Help Fight Breast Cancer, Study Shows

A Scottish medical team has discovered that leukemia research could actually help scientists develop strategies for fighting breast cancer. ...

Unemployment: Breast Cancer’s Unexpected Side-Effect

A new report reveals one somewhat unexpected side-effect of a breast cancer diagnosis: unemployment. ...

Found a Lump? It May Be One of These 8 Benign Breast Conditions

It’s a pretty scary feeling to be taking a shower when you feel something in your breast that wasn’t there ...