Monthly Archives: February 2014

Over half a million followers. Just four months ago came news that the google+ online community of breast cancer expert Dr. Jay Harness had grown to over 100,000 followers. Since then, the number of people who have joined the Dr. … Continue reading

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This news is worth repeating. Breast cancer surgeon Dr. Jay Harness has been honored with the 2014 Physician of Excellence designation by the Orange County Medical Association. The Physician of Excellence designation, published by specialty in Orange Coast Magazine in … Continue reading

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Breast cancer is not always pink. That is the message of a provocative new photography series featuring the faces, and scars, of men with breast cancer. The photos, by the New York-based fashion photographer David Jay, are part of his … Continue reading

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For women who carry a notorious cancer gene, surgery to remove healthy ovaries is one of the most protective steps they can take. New research suggests some may benefit most from having the operation as young as 35. A new … Continue reading

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Garbage in, garbage out, so claims Dr. Marisa Weiss, President and Founder of Breastcancer.org, in her column appearing in the Huffington Post: A study published in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) denouncing the value of mammography tore through the news … Continue reading

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Scientists produced dismal news last week about mammograms. After tracking 90,000 women for 25 years, researchers in Canada found that those who received regular mammograms did not experience fewer deaths from breast cancer or from all causes, compared with those … Continue reading

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What’s the No. 1 killer of women? It’s a question practitioners asked every new patient at a clinic where physician Lisa Rosenbaum, M.D. once worked, and she hasn’t forgotten the answer given to her by one middle-aged woman with high … Continue reading

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One of the largest and most meticulous studies of mammography ever done, involving 90,000 women and lasting a quarter-century, has added powerful new doubts about the value of the screening test for women of any age, in this report from … Continue reading

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