Monthly Archives: November 2016

Not only can men get breast cancer, men can also carry the so-called BRCA breast cancer genes. In this report from CBS News, this fact leads some men to have preventative mastectomies. A mutation in the genes known as BRCA … Continue reading

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Some 1 in 6 women eventually diagnosed with breast cancer initially go to their doctors with a symptom other than a lump, according to a new study conducted in England, as reported by Huffington Post. Researchers found the vast majority … Continue reading

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Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com Treatments for women diagnosed with breast cancer vary from case to case, but a breast cancer surgeon in New York offers an option of which many women are unfamiliar — breast cancer surgery by … Continue reading

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In this story, Cosmopolitan.com spoke with three anonymous women, age 26, 33 and 42, about their relationships with their bodies and their experiences of sex and love after mastectomy. In this candid interview, each woman answers questions about: [1] When … Continue reading

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The Breast Cancer Answers Book: Your Guide to Achieving Emotional Reconstruction®, co-authored by breast cancer patient Phyllis Gapen and breast cancer medical expert, Jay K. Harness, M.D., has been named an Award-Winning Finalist in the Health: Cancer category, of the … Continue reading

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Yesterday we shared news of the participation of breast cancer expert Dr. Jay Harness as featured speaker at the Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy medical education course hosted in Bangkok this past week. Dr. Harness spoke with medical specialists and healthcare professionals on … Continue reading

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Peer-recognized breast cancer expert Dr. Jay Harness recently appeared as a featured speaker at the Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy medical education course hosted in Bangkok this past week. Dr. Harness spoke with medical specialists and healthcare professionals on the topic of “History … Continue reading

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We recently posted a number of columns discussing the promise of immunotherapy. Now comes a report from the Washington Post indicating that for the first time, immunotherapy has been given the green light as an initial treatment for lung cancer, … Continue reading

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