October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. This week is HBOC Week...

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This week is National Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer (HBOC) Week and Wednesday October 3, 2018 is Previvor...

Using Circulating Tumor DNA to Predict Cancer Recurrence and Guide Therapy

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A recent technology is being increasingly used (at least in a research setting) to detect recurrence of cancer. The technology analyzes blood samples for...

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FDA approves second PARP inhibitor for germline BRCA-mutated Locally Advanced or Metastatic Breast Cancer

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Today, the FDA approved approved talazoparib (Talzenna), a drug of the PARP inhibitor class for breast cancer patients who possess harmful (or suspected harmful) BRCA2...

Triple Negative Breast Cancer Day is on March 8

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March 3, 2018 is Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Day. We have known for a while that not all breast cancer is created equal. Most breast...

What to Consider Before You Get Breast Implants

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Breast implants are prosthetic devices that are implanted under the breast tissue or under the chest muscle to increase breast size (augmentation mammoplasty) or...

Survey Reveals Patients With Metastatic Breast Cancer Face Major Financial Stress Due to Treatment...

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A new nationwide analysis of more than 1,000 people living with metastatic breast cancer from 41 states reveals significant cancer-related financial burden known as...

Ultrasound-Guided Core-Needle Biopsy Superior to Fine Needle Aspiration for Determining Axillary Lymph Node Status...

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When breast cancer is diagnosed, evaluation of the lymph nodes of the armpit, called "axillary lymph nodes" is performed during clinical examination as part...

FDA warns women about the risks of textured breast implants in causing lymphoma

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The FDA released a statement from Binita Ashar, M.D., a general surgeon and the director of the Division of Surgical Devices in...

Few Women Suffering From Breast Cancer Discuss Treatment Costs With Physicians Before Beginning Breast...

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Findings from a new study reveal that while many women with breast cancer experience significant financial burden and most prefer to discuss the cost...

Bernard Fisher, father of breast surgery, turns 100 this month

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Bernard Fisher, MD FACS turned 100 years old this month. Considered a pioneer of breast surgical oncology, “research by Dr. Fisher has extended and...

Support for yoga, meditation, massage, acupressure and music therapy during breast cancer treatment released...

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The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) announced its support of the Society for Integrative Oncology (SIO) evidence-based guideline on the use of integrative...
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BREAST HEALTH

Few Women Suffering From Breast Cancer Discuss Treatment Costs With Physicians Before Beginning Breast...

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Findings from a new study reveal that while many women with breast cancer experience significant financial burden and most prefer to discuss the cost...

FDA approves second PARP inhibitor for germline BRCA-mutated Locally Advanced or Metastatic Breast Cancer

0
Today, the FDA approved approved talazoparib (Talzenna), a drug of the PARP inhibitor class for breast cancer patients who possess harmful (or suspected harmful) BRCA2...

Your Medications and Products to Avoid Before Breast Surgery

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Medications Keep a list of medicines that are in addition to your cancer treatment. For example, if you take medicine for your heart, blood pressure,...

FDA approves second PARP inhibitor for germline BRCA-mutated Locally Advanced or Metastatic Breast Cancer

0
Today, the FDA approved approved talazoparib (Talzenna), a drug of the PARP inhibitor class for breast...

Your Medications and Products to Avoid Before Breast Surgery

0
Medications Keep a list of medicines that are in addition to your cancer treatment. For example,...

Bernard Fisher, father of breast surgery, turns 100 this month

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Bernard Fisher, MD FACS turned 100 years old this month. Considered a pioneer of breast...

Using Circulating Tumor DNA to Predict Cancer Recurrence and Guide Therapy

0
A recent technology is being increasingly used (at least in a research setting) to detect...

BREAST HEALTH

What to Consider Before You Get Breast Implants

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Breast implants are prosthetic devices that are implanted under the breast tissue or under the chest muscle to increase breast size (augmentation mammoplasty) or...

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Ultrasound-Guided Core-Needle Biopsy Superior to Fine Needle Aspiration for Determining Axillary...

0
When breast cancer is diagnosed, evaluation of the lymph nodes of the armpit, called "axillary lymph nodes" is performed during clinical examination as part...

Survey Reveals Patients With Metastatic Breast Cancer Face Major Financial Stress...

0
A new nationwide analysis of more than 1,000 people living with metastatic breast cancer from 41 states reveals significant cancer-related financial burden known as...

Your Medications and Products to Avoid Before Breast Surgery

0
Medications Keep a list of medicines that are in addition to your cancer treatment. For example, if you take medicine for your heart, blood pressure,...

FDA warns women about the risks of textured breast implants in...

0
The FDA released a statement from Binita Ashar, M.D., a general surgeon and the director of the Division of Surgical Devices in...