Monthly Archives: September 2011

Dr. Jay Harness discusses individualized treatment for breast cancer patients, understanding that no two breast cancers are exactly alike, in this video appearing at IsMyCancerDifferent.com: You may also click on this link to watch the video directly on YouTube.com. Recommend … Continue reading

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A more aggressive approach to treating breast cancer may do a better job of stopping the disease from coming back, according a new study. Instead of a patients going through chemotherapy and then radiation, the new approach calls for both to be … Continue reading

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In this video Dr. Jay Harness answers the 5 most commonly asked questions about breast cancer. This discussion appears at American Health Journal, an online resource featuring videos straight from doctors. Click on this link to listen as Dr. Harness answers these most asked patient … Continue reading

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A non-disease-causing virus has been found to kill breast cancer cells in a lab setting, researchers at Penn State College of Medicine say, according to this report. Researchers say the discovery could lead to new cancer therapies in this new study, … Continue reading

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In this video Dr. Jay Harness discusses individualized treatment for breast cancer patients, understanding that no two breast cancers are exactly alike. This discussion appears at IsMyCancerDifferent.com, a new online patient resource. Click on this link to listen as Dr. … Continue reading

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This report at BreastCancer.org discusses a recently developed radiation therapy, in which radiation is administered during lumpectomy surgery, after the cancer tissue has been removed, as part of one procedure: This is called intraoperative radiation therapy, sometimes abbreviated as IORT. While the underlying breast … Continue reading

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IsMyCancerDifferent.com, a new online patient resource, was announced today by Clarient, Inc., a GE healthcare company. The new website is the first of its kind to focus on educating breast and other cancer patients about molecular-level testing, according to this wire … Continue reading

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According to numerous reports, including those of the New York Times and MSNBC, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration reaffirmed its position that silicone-gel breast implants are “safe and effective for their intended use,” although the agency is looking for … Continue reading

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