Articles for Tag: "breast surgery"

How breast cancer made me love my boobs 
How breast cancer made me love my boobs
Diagnosed at 42, one woman shares her breast reconstruction journey.
Are some early stage breast cancers overtreated? 
Are some early stage breast cancers overtreated?
For some women diagnosed with stage 0, experts say there may be other options.
Steps young women take to prevent breast cancer 
Steps young women take to prevent breast cancer
Learn why some women are making more radical choices to reduce their risk.
Spotlight on the benefits of genetic testing 
Spotlight on the benefits of genetic testing
Find out how genetic testing helped Angelina Jolie make the decision to undergo a double mastectomy to reduce her risk of cancer.
Women opting for surgery when they hear ‘cancer’ 
Women opting for surgery when they hear ‘cancer’
The term “cancer” can strike fear in patients, but could the word itself affect a patient’s chosen course of treatment?
Is reconstructive breast surgery an option after a mastectomy? 
Is reconstructive breast surgery an option after a mastectomy?
Following a mastectomy, many women decide to undergo reconstructive breast surgery. Here’s what you need to know.