By Lizette Borreli | Thu, 12/05/2013 - 12:45
Young women with breasts that contain more tissue than fat may be at a higher risk for breast cancer.
By Ajit Jha | Fri, 11/29/2013 - 09:48
A byproduct of cholesterol, called 27HC, spurs the growth and spread of breast cancer by mimicking the hormone estrogen. Researchers say that tumors can use it as a source of fuel.
By John Ericson | Tue, 11/26/2013 - 18:49
A high fat diet may speed up the development of certain genetic signatures associated with breast cancer in teenage girls.
By Chris Weller | Fri, 11/15/2013 - 11:45
Kelly McCarthy and Kristen Maurer, identical twins, got diagnosed with breast cancer within months of each other.
By John Ericson | Thu, 11/14/2013 - 17:20
A certain enzyme may serve as a biomarker indicative of nascent tumor growth in breast cancer patients.
By Lecia Bushak | Wed, 11/13/2013 - 16:08
Zoleka Mandela released her new memoir, in which she describes her struggles with sexual abuse, breast cancer, and addiction.
By Chris Weller | Mon, 11/11/2013 - 15:28
Amy Robach, correspondent for "Good Morning America," revealed on-air that her live mammogram showed the early stages of breast cancer.
By John Ericson | Tue, 11/05/2013 - 19:19
A new combination of enzyme inhibiting drugs that causes cancerous cells to digest themselves could soon enter clinical trials.
By John Ericson | Mon, 11/04/2013 - 19:15
A set of mutations could help scientists understand why so many breast cancer patients become resistant to anti-estrogen therapy.
By Cindy del Rosario | Sat, 11/02/2013 - 16:25
Researchers found that 450 breast cancer deaths in the UK each year could be attributed to being economically deprived, which is correlated with later diagnosis of tumors.
By Lecia Bushak | Fri, 11/01/2013 - 14:18
For doctors, facing the emotional and social aspects of medicine can be improved through theater plays such as "Breast Cancer Dialogues."
By Susan Scutti | Wed, 10/30/2013 - 16:29
As lifestyles change in India, breast cancer rates rise, especially among younger women.
By Justin Caba | Tue, 10/29/2013 - 16:26
Researchers say an obesity hormone could be problematic for pregnancy's protective effect on a woman's risk of developing breast cancer.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Sat, 10/26/2013 - 16:17
A "tweeting bra" created by Nestle Fitness sends tweets reminding women to do a self breast exam every time it's unclasped.