Monthly Archives: December 2014

A type of “benign” mass found in the breast tissue of about 100,000 U.S. women each year poses a greater risk of cancer than previously thought, according to a new review by researchers published in the New England Journal of … Continue reading

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When you learn someone has breast cancer, as shared above it can be hard to know what to say. Even with the best of intentions, it’s easy to blurt out something that’s less-than-helpful, as shared in this essay from Fox … Continue reading

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Following on the video of breast cancer expert Dr. Jay Harness, in which he discusses how breast cancer patients can experience breast reconstruction AND emotional reconstruction after mastectomy, comes this from the New York Daily News, reporting how misconceptions may … Continue reading

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Breast cancer surgery can leave a patient feeling incomplete. However, a surgical treatment option labeled nipple-sparing mastectomy offers not only surgical reconstruction of the breast, but also the emotional reconstruction of the patient after breast cancer. In this video, breast … Continue reading

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This 60 Minutes segment from CBS News offers a big, transformative idea of what cancer may actually be and how best to treat the disease: A cancer is not what people think, cells growing. Cancer is actually the inability of … Continue reading

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The New York Times reports that two-thirds of women who have lumpectomies for breast cancer are getting radiation treatment that lasts nearly twice as long as necessary, as determined in a newly published new study from the Journal of the … Continue reading

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American women face conflicting advice about whether to be screened for breast cancer, at what age and how often. The decisions they make are often more strongly influenced by fear or a friend’s experience than by a thorough understanding of … Continue reading

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“I don’t have breast cancer. I’ve waited to hear those words for nearly six months, after a suspicious mammogram led to a host of other tests and procedures. Each round of results revealed more about what was causing the abnormalities. … Continue reading

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