Shortcut Navigation:

Breast Cancer News

In this section, access cutting-edge breast cancer news on treatment updates, emerging therapies, study results and other medical and quality-of-life issues important to you.

Oncologists Do Not Give Enough Information About Fertility

Counseling and educational information on protecting fertility could help women to make choices about breast cancer treatment and fertility options.

Type of Treatment Impacts Rate of Recurrence in Young Women

Treatment type impacts local recurrence rates in young women diagnosed with early-stage breast cancer, study finds.

Most Latinas Want Relatives to be Informed of Genetic Cancer Risk

Latinas prefer that healthcare professionals inform relatives about genetic cancer risks, results of study indicate.

Ginger Helps Ease Chemotherapy-related Nausea

Learn how ginger can significantly reduce chemotherapy-related nausea when taken with standard anti-nausea medications.

Medicine Shows Promise for Triple-Negative, Metastatic Breast Cancer

PARP inhibitors, added to chemotherapy, show promise in treating metastatic triple-negative breast cancer.

Most Women with BRCA Mutations Prefer Prophylactic Mastectomy

Women with BRCA mutations believe prophylactic mastectomy will reduce their risk of developing breast cancer and decrease fears about developing the disease.

Studies Reach Different Conclusions on Interaction of Antidepressants and Tamoxifen

Tamoxifen, common antidepressants subject of two large studies that reached different conclusions when they examined the risk of breast cancer recurrence.

Tamoxifen and Raloxifene Reduce Breast Cancer Risk in Postmenopausal Women

Tamoxifen, Raloxifene reduce breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women at increased risk for the disease, ASCO reports in updated guidelines.

Economic Stimulus Package Could Impact Health Insurance Coverage

The federal stimulus package may make health insurance coverage more affordable if you lost your job.

Zoladex Reduces Recurrence Risk in ER Positive Cancers

Using an LHRH agonist with or without Tamoxifen after breast cancer surgery may benefit premenopausal women with ER positive early breast cancer.

Denver, CO  ·  September 13, 2014

Join Your Community for Yoga on the Steps!