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- Neratinib Plus Capecitabine Shows Promise in HER2-Positive Metastatic Breast Cancer Study
- FDA Grants Accelerated Approval of Palbociclib
- Updates from San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium
- Study: Severe Side Effects Uncommon After Taking T-DM1
- ASCO Issues Guideline for Metastatic HER2-negative Breast Cancer
Researchers seek 600 men or postmenopausal women who have hormone receptor-positive, HER2-negative breast cancer that has spread to tissue, lymph nodes or another area of the body for a phase III study.
The phase II HERMIONE study is designed to compare MM-302, a new anti-HER2 medicine, plus trastuzumab, to chemotherapy of a physician’s choice, plus trastuzumab.
April 2015 Ask the Expert: Getting Good Breast Cancer Care as a Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual or Trans Person
Everyone deserves quality health care. But as an LGBT person with breast cancer, you may feel that there aren’t enough resources out there just for you. You may feel unsure about coming out to your providers or talking about the disease with a partner.
This April, Living Beyond Breast Cancer expert Katherine Campbell, PhD, LCSW, answers your questions about whether and how to come out to your care team; your breast cancer risk as an LGBT person; and fertility, dating with a history of breast cancer, and talking to a partner about breast cancer.