Direct-to-implant: A new hope for breast cancer patients undergoing a double mastectomy
4/18/2017 LITTLETON, Colo.--- The Journal of the American Medical Association reports that the number of women choosing to have a double mastectomy is rising.
Panama City is home to advanced technology for detecting breast cancer
4/18/2017 She goes on to say, "When you see that on the ultrasound, the breast tissue is white, but cancers are black, cysts are black, and so they just pop right out at you.
Warfarin-Like Drug Reverses Tamoxifen Resistance in Breast Cancer
4/18/2017 Cancer is known to constantly develop new ways to evade treatment and become drug-resistant. Treatment-resistant cancer cells are particularly dangerous because they can spread throughout the body, which has presented a continuous challenge in ...
FDA Schedules ODAC Meeting for Neratinib in HER2+ Breast Cancer
4/18/2017 The FDA has scheduled an Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee (ODAC) hearing for May 24, 2017, to discuss a new drug application (NDA) for neratinib as a treatment for patients with HER2-positive breast cancer following prior treatment with postoperative ...
Breast Cancer: The Quest for Knowledge and Answers to Questions ...
4/18/2017 Breast cancer is challenging and confusing. It causes people to stop and think, to reevaluate life. In that reevaluation time, many questions arise too.
Fulton Commissioner Loses Battle With Breast Cancer
4/18/2017 Garner died Tuesday morning following a lengthy battle with breast cancer, Eaves said. "We will miss her thoughtful service, her passion for equity, and, especially, her smile and her warmth," he added.
New option eliminates extra treatment time for breast cancer patients
4/18/2017 The American Cancer Society estimates more than a quarter million people will be diagnosed with breast cancer in the U.S this year.
Susan G. Komen® Central Indiana leads programs to meet critical needs
4/18/2017 INDIANAPOLIS- Susan G. Komen® Central Indiana is investing nearly $700,000 in nine projects to address the most critical needs for breast health and breast cancer in its 41-county service area. Each year in central Indiana, approximately 2,065 new ...
Raising Awareness of Male Breast Cancer
4/18/2017 The Judges and Lawyers Breast Cancer Alert group presented a program Thursday entitled "Male Breast Cancer" at the offices of Simpson Thacher and Bartlett.
Increase in Double Mastectomies Might Not Be Necessary
4/18/2017 Columnist Jessica Grono writes about the increase in double mastectomies, and shares why she chose that path for her breast cancer.