Breast Cancer News
In this section, access cutting-edge news about breast cancer in young women including treatment updates, emerging therapies, study results and other medical and quality-of-life issues important to you.
On November 16, 2009, The United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) announced that it is changing its guidelines for mammography and no longer recommends routine screening for women between the ages of 40 and 49 who are at average risk for developing breast cancer.
Counseling and educational information on protecting fertility could help women to make choices about breast cancer treatment and fertility options.
Treatment type impacts local recurrence rates in young women diagnosed with early-stage breast cancer, study finds.
Using an LHRH agonist with or without Tamoxifen after breast cancer surgery may benefit premenopausal women with ER positive early breast cancer.