By Lizette Borreli | May 15, 2013 04:15 PM EDT
Consumerism of mastectomy bras is growing in the US as more breast cancer survivors opt out of breast reconstruction surgery post-mastectomy.
By Anthony Rivas | May 14, 2013 10:03 PM EDT
Cognitive training programs, such as the brain games found on Lumosity, have been shown to improve the executive function of breast cancer survivors who had undergone treatment, according to a new study.
By Christie Rizk | May 14, 2013 09:05 AM EDT
In comparing modes of digital mammography, researchers find that direct radiography is more accurate for detecting breast cancer than computed radiography.
By Lizette Borreli | May 13, 2013 04:21 PM EDT
The healing powers of creative therapy can facilitate a better body-mind connection for increased longevity in patients with chronic illnesses.
By Christie Rizk | May 09, 2013 03:39 PM EDT
A new study shows that the diabetes drug metformin has no impact on survival rates of older diabetic women with breast cancer.
By Evan Winchester | May 08, 2013 08:40 PM EDT
More anti-cancer "good estrogen" found in women who exercised than inactive control group. A new study finds that fitness can significantly lower breast cancer risk.
By Nsikan Akpan | May 08, 2013 09:53 PM EDT
Good times and "positive social interactions" reduce the physical symptoms of breast cancer treatment, according to patient questionnaires.
By Christie Rizk | May 03, 2013 03:33 PM EDT
Roche's cancer drug Avastin has been linked to 52 cases of flesh-eating disease.
By Ashik Siddique | Apr 23, 2013 05:56 PM EDT
Mangoes contain compounds called polyphenols, which may fight obesity by lowering blood sugar and combat cancer growth by reducing inflammation.
By | Apr 20, 2013 11:59 AM EDT
A recent study shows that women ages 40-49 defied controversial breast cancer screening recommendations by seeking mammograms.
By Jonathan Weiss | Apr 16, 2013 09:34 AM EDT
Because the incidence of endometrial (uterine) cancer and cataracts increases with treatment, and the majority of women who are high-risk won't ever get breast cancer are the recommendations valid?
By Jonathan Weiss | Mar 29, 2013 04:20 PM EDT
Moving from clinical evidence to find a molecular cause, researchers are learning why older women have less agressive cancers.
By Jonathan Weiss | Feb 12, 2013 02:54 PM EST
The National Institute of Environmental Health and Science has released a report showing that the focus of breast cancer research should move to learning environmental causes hoping to prevent the development of the deadly disease.
By Jonathan Weiss | Feb 05, 2013 03:42 PM EST
For older women, ages 66 to 74, having a mammography every other year is as effective as those every year.
By Amber Moore | Jan 21, 2013 09:12 AM EST
Researchers from Canada have developed a kind of blood test that can predict whether or a not a woman, who has undergone breast cancer treatment, have a relapse, reported Mail Online.