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Black women are less likely than white women to get breast cancer and are more likely to die from it. So says an in-depth report offering information of relevance to women of any race and culture, in today’s Washington Post: … Continue reading

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“The fight against breast cancer doesn’t always end when the chemotherapy stops or when radiation is over. For some women there is a very long, and often lonely, struggle even after they are declared cancer-free.” This according to an insightful … Continue reading

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As we wrote in this column, the public discussion of breast cancer prevention and treatment often overlooks a topic of importance to women – the physical and emotional impact created through loss of a breast. As shared by breast surgeon, … Continue reading

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The public discussion of breast cancer prevention and treatment often overlooks a topic of importance to women – the physical and emotional impact created through the loss of a breast. Any woman’s life changes when she hears the words, “you … Continue reading

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Women needing a lumpectomy or mastectomy to treat their breast cancer also have a procedure known as a nipple sparing mastectomy as a safe surgical option, confirmed by a newly released study from researchers at Georgetown University Medical Center. Nipple … Continue reading

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The most advanced breast cancer treatments such as nipple-sparing mastectomy, and oncoplastic reconstruction, offer emotional reconstruction® for breast cancer patients, as discussed in this video by Dr. Jay Harness. Dr. Harness is a medical expert with The Center for Cancer Prevention and … Continue reading

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For women undergoing mastectomy for breast cancer, immediate breast reconstruction has a low risk of complication and does not cause delay in cancer treatment, reports a study in the July issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the journal of the American Society … Continue reading

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Despite federal law mandating insurance companies cover reconstruction after breast cancer surgery, many reconstructive surgeons say a large number of women do not have the procedure performed. According to this report: For many of these women, it is because they were never told they … Continue reading

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