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Benefits of Breast Cancer Rx May Outweigh Heart Risks
Trastuzumab increased survival for women with advanced cancer but also increased risk of heart issues
Too Much Red Meat May Raise Breast Cancer Risk
Breast cancer risk lower in women who replaced red meat with fish and other healthier foods
Moles May Be Markers of Breast Cancer Risk
Breast cancer risk may be higher among women with greater numbers of moles
Many Breast Cancer Patients May Exercise Too Little
Women with breast cancer may be less likely to exercise after diagnosis than before
Potential New Alternative for Early Breast Cancer
Exemestane more effective than tamoxifen for hormone receptor positive breast cancer
Rx Lowered Risk of Early Menopause After Chemotherapy
Breast cancer patients who added Zoladex to chemotherapy had lower risk for early menopause and better survival rate
Hospitalization Risk Depended on Type of Chemotherapy Used
Hospitalization risk associated with common early stage breast cancer treatments identified
Breast Cancer Death Risk May Be Higher for Some Obese Women
Obesity increased death risk in premenopausal women with breast cancer fueled by estrogen
Worry May Drive Decision for Preventive Double Mastectomy
Breast cancer patients often had both breasts removed when it may not have been necessary
BRCA and Cancer: Non-Surgical Ways Women Might Reduce Risk
Breastfeeding and birth control pills may reduce cancer risks in women with BRCA mutations
Better Sleep for Better Survival
Women with breast cancer had better survival rates with better sleep
Screening Older Women at Risk of Breast Cancer
BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers over 60 advised to continue with annual breast cancer screening

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Understanding Cancer
Each year, one and half million Americans will be diagnosed with some form of cancer. If you or a loved one are among them, understanding the basics of the disease can help.
Risk Factors for Cancer
Cancer doesn't discriminate, and anyone can get this disease. However, some factors can increase your likelihood of developing cancer.
Treating Cancer
More than 10 million Americans have undergone cancer treatment. Learn what happens when doctors fight cancer's spread.
A Lump in Your Breast Means Breast Cancer: Myth or Fact?
Sometimes folks stay away from medical care because they fear what they might find. And a lump in the breast can be a scary thing indeed. But does finding a lump mean you have breast cancer?
Breast Reconstruction
Women who have undergone a lumpectomy or mastectomy often choose to have breast reconstruction surgery. How does it work?
The End Result of Alcoholism
Many people are able to responsibly use alcohol. However, repeated alcohol abuse or a diagnosis of alcoholism can both lead to severe consequences. Here, we'll look at what addiction can mean to your body--from cirrhosis to cancer.
Understanding Breast Cancer
A brief overview of breast anatomy will help you to better understand how cancer develops there. Learn the basics now.
Breast Cancer Symptoms & Diagnosis
While many breast cancer symptoms fail to manifest until cancer has grown or spread, there are certain physical changes to watch for. Learn what to look for and find out how breast cancer is diagnosed.