By Lecia Bushak | Sat, 04/12/2014 - 18:20
A new study pinpoints carotenoids as beneficial to breast health; these pigments found in various veggies can help prevent benign breast disease.
By Lecia Bushak | Thu, 04/10/2014 - 16:46
The rumors circulating around the Internet that bras cause breast cancer may point to a need for further research, despite the fact that most medical institutions dismiss the claims.
By John Ericson | Sun, 04/06/2014 - 18:11
Breast cancer patients who took Pfizer's new drug palbociclib went twice as long before their disease worsened compared to patients who didn't take the drug.
By John Ericson | Thu, 04/03/2014 - 12:10
Fertility treatments like clomiphene citrate and gonadotropins do not raise a woman's risk of breast cancer, a new study finds.
By John Ericson | Wed, 04/02/2014 - 16:39
Breast cancer self-examinations promoted by awareness campaigns may lead to unnecessary suffering and anxiety among participating women, according to one expert.
By Dana Dovey | Sat, 03/22/2014 - 15:27
A new study shows that the gap between the survival rate of black and white women with breast cancer is even wider than it was in the 1990s.
By Susan Scutti | Mon, 02/17/2014 - 13:15
A team of Canadian researchers have discovered that small non-coding RNAs can be used to predict whether an individual has breast cancer and, furthermore, these molecules may even predict survival outcomes for patients.
By John Ericson | Thu, 02/13/2014 - 18:36
The bodybuilding supplement Estro Suppress is really just the breast cancer drug tamoxifen, and everyone knows it.
By John Ericson | Mon, 02/10/2014 - 13:30
Quit smoking and cut your risk of estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer, says a new study on diseases caused by cigarettes.
By Susan Scutti | Tue, 02/04/2014 - 00:00
Researchers discovered mammography screening with a new photon-counting technique offers high performance — detecting the most cancers — while also enabling radiation dose reduction.
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 01/30/2014 - 00:15
A new Mayo Clinic study finds two types of breast tissue abnormalities have the same potential to progress to breast cancer, which is contrary to the existing understanding and should change the care and management of patients.