breast cancer

Study: Taller Height Linked To Increased Cancer RiskPeople who are taller may have a slightly higher risk of breast cancer and skin cancer, according to a new study.
Gene Test Finds Which Breast Cancer Patients Can Skip Chemo Many women with early-stage breast cancer can skip chemotherapy without hurting their odds of beating the disease — good news from a major study that shows the value of a gene-activity test to gauge each patient's risk.
Study: 2 Generic Drugs May Reduce Breast Cancer DeathsTwo inexpensive generic drugs could held reduce breast cancer deaths in women who develop the disease after menopause, according to new research.
Study: Irregular Sleeping Patterns Linked To CancerPoor sleeping patterns could be a contributing factor to cancer, a new test on mice suggests.
Researchers Pinpoint Single Protein That Increases Spread Of CancerThe removal of a single protein that triggers the growth of blood vessels in breast cancer tumors can slow the spread to the brain.
Study: Breast Cancer Cases May Rise 50 Percent By 2030The number of breast cancer cases diagnosed each year in the United States could rise 50 percent by 2030, a new study finds.
Rita Wilson Undergoes Double Mastectomy After Breast Cancer DiagnosisActress and singer Rita Wilson announced on Tuesday that she had a double mastectomy after being diagnosed with breast cancer.
Study: Black Women Have Highest Death Risk Of Breast CancerAccording to a new study, a person’s chances of being diagnosed with breast cancer can depend on their race and ethnicity.
Cancer Patients Can Get 'Chemo Brain'; Treatment AvailableDr. Meyer says up to sixty percent of patients undergoing treatment for all types of cancers can develop chemo brain to some degree.
Study: Not Eating Red Meat May Lower Breast Cancer Risk According to a new study, young women who eat less red meat may have a lower risk of developing breast cancer later in life.
Study: Most Breast Cancer Patients Who Have Double Mastectomy Don't Need ItResearchers found 70 percent of women who had both breasts removed were not at an elevated risk for cancer.
Study Finds Obesity Can Have Negative Effect On Young Breast Cancer PatientsA new study says obesity can have a negative effect on young breast cancer patients.