Findings published in the Journal Mutation Research show that women with breast implants could be at an increased risk for lymph cancer.
A new breast cancer treatment by the Swiss drug maker Roche has increased median survival time for patients by an average of nearly sixteen months, according to health officials. The drug, known as Perjeta, was found to provide unprecedented success to fight the disease based on a recent clinical st...
The UK witnessed a surge in risk-reducing double mastectomies following Angelina Jolie's May 2013 procedure.
Statistics show that roughly 1 in 8 American women--or just about 12 percent--will develop invasive breast cancer in their lifetime.
New findings help to more precisely identify certain subtypes of breast cancer with classification that could help to also improve treatments and target treatments for the disease.
A regular exercise routine has been shown to dramatically reduce the risk of certain health issues.
Researchers have discovered that a rare gene mutation called PALB2 greatly increases the risk of breast cancer. Carriers hold a one in three chance of developing breast cancer by age 70.
Scientists have found that birth control pills containing high-dose estrogen and a few other formulations could contribute to a woman's likelihood of developing breast cancer.
For many breast cancer survivors, dealing with the fears and emotions from the diagnosis, treatment and recovery process can help them cope.
A recent study found that there may be a common link between high cholesterol and breast cancer risk.
A new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) shows how 3-d mammography could help detect more elusive types of breast cancer sooner.
For many women with breast cancer, a needle biopsy may be the best procedure to properly identify the tumor and potential treatment methods. Yet a recent study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology shows that many surgeons often opt for a more invasive procedure.