Some breast cancers are more serious than others. For severe cases, in particular, time is definitely a factor in treating the health issue properly before it metastasizes. Now, recent findings presented at the National Cancer Research Institute Cancer Conference revealed that certain genetic "switc...
Recent findings published in the journal CANCER reveal that chest radiation for Wilms tumor, otherwise known as a rare form of childhood cancer, could pose an increased risk of breast cancer later in life due to radiation exposure.
Latina women may be at a lower risk of breast cancer, according to recent findings published in the journal Nature Communications.
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.