Articles for Tag: "mastectomy"

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.
Breast cancer not just a risk for women 
Breast cancer not just a risk for women
Breast health experts are raising awareness on how the disease can affect men too.
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.
Many women don’t choose breast reconstruction 
Many women don’t choose breast reconstruction
After a mastectomy, nearly half of women with breast cancer opt out of the reconstruction surgery. Get the details.
Jolie’s mastectomy raises awareness but not education 
Jolie’s mastectomy raises awareness but not education
Despite massive media attention about the star’s breast cancer diagnosis, people gained little knowledge, researchers say.
What your genes can tell you about breast cancer 
What your genes can tell you about breast cancer
Read how genetic testing helped one family uncover a genetic link to breast cancer that has changed their outlook on health and prevention.
Moving on from a breast cancer diagnosis  Featured
Moving on from a breast cancer diagnosis
See how one breast cancer survivor kept her head high and found a new lease on life.