By Ben Wolford | Mon, 10/20/2014 - 10:09
Latin women have always had a lower risk of breast cancer than other ethnic groups, and now doctors have discovered why: a variation of a single gene.
By Susan Scutti | Wed, 10/08/2014 - 12:29
Although cancer is not, strictly speaking, a "lifestyle disease," you can decrease your risk by exercising, limiting your drinking, and making other changes to your everyday behavior.
By Justin Caba | Tue, 09/30/2014 - 11:44
A woman videotaped 37 men and women (and animals) staring at her boobs to make a breast cancer awareness PSA.
By Reuters | Sun, 09/28/2014 - 09:36
Roche's new breast cancer drug Perjeta has shown "unprecedented" benefits in extending lives. Experts are now getting behind the drug.
By Justin Caba | Wed, 09/24/2014 - 17:28
Former GMA host Joan Luden shows off her hair loss due to breast cancer treatment on the cover of this month's People magazine.
By Justin Caba | Tue, 09/23/2014 - 17:01
A mother from Dublin, Calif., with terminal breast cancer diagnosis ditched her wheelchair to dance with her son at his wedding.
By Lecia Bushak | Sat, 09/20/2014 - 13:45
The number of women getting breast cancer tests doubled after Angelina Jolie made her double mastectomy public.
By Lecia Bushak | Sat, 09/06/2014 - 16:35
Women with breast cancer might be advised to eat less tofu, since new research has linked soy protein to genes that promote tumors.
By Susan Scutti | Wed, 08/20/2014 - 16:00
Less than 42 percent of breast cancer patients choose breast reconstruction following their mastectomy.
By Justin Caba | Wed, 08/06/2014 - 17:00
One out of three women carrying the PALB2 gene mutation stand the risk of developing breast cancer by the time they reach 70.
By Justin Caba | Fri, 08/01/2014 - 00:00
Oral contraceptives containing a high dose of estrogen, and other combination pills, can increase a woman's risk of developing breast cancer.
By Lecia Bushak | Wed, 07/16/2014 - 16:45
Male breast cancer is 100 times less common than female breast cancer, but it’s important enough for the FDA to begin recruiting more volunteers for research opportunities.
By Justin Caba | Wed, 06/25/2014 - 10:36
Doreta Norris, a Georgia breast cancer patient, didn't let her double mastectomy stop her from dancing all the way to the operating room.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 06/10/2014 - 18:25
Women who tended to have more moles in two new studies were also more prone to developing breast cancer. But don't go counting the moles on your arm yet.
By Justin Caba | Wed, 05/28/2014 - 13:09
Monokini 2.0 art project offers breast cancer survivors the perfect swimsuit for women left with one breast following a mastectomy.