“The impact could be especially important in cultures such as those of southern Europe, where people have supper late,” Kogevinas said.
The researchers showed that not offering mammograms to women at low risk could reduce the harm associated with screening.
Misleading headlines might encourage patients to alter their treatment—with potentially tragic consequences.
Women can now test themselves for three mutations without a doctor's approval.
These results don’t mean the BRCA mutations aren’t important.
The National Institute of Health estimates that one in seven men will be diagnosed with the disease at some point in their lives.
Eighteen hours after Heather Mosher said "I do," she passed away.
Researchers surveyed thousands of women with breast cancer and their oncologists and found a decline in the use of chemotherapy as a treatment.
Yet another study in the controversial world of mammography screening.
Taking the drug beyond the recommended 5 years might help, researchers suggest.
Everyone in Canada could get screened, for a price.
A new report underscores just how critical—and in demand—reconstructive surgery is to women who survive the disease.
By 2035, an estimated 4.5 million women and 4.8 million men will be diagnosed with the disease.
Bisphosphonates could save the lives of post-menopausal women being treated for early breast cancer.
The chemical has been linked to everything from ADHD to breast cancer.
A new study finds women in treatment are opting to remove their healthy breast even though research shows the procedure does not improve survival rates.