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What women eat when they're young could help prevent breast cancer.
For select breast cancer patients, there is now an alternative to the traditional six weeks of radiation therapy and its accompanying side effects. The chief of breast surgery at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital calls it a "big advance."
Susan G. Komen's 3-Day will not return to Washington, D.C. in 2014, the organization announced.
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They look healthy. But more and more women are getting mastectomies to counter a hidden risk.
The annual event was held on the National Mall Saturday, May 11.
When Kristi Mangan saw a picture of her sister kissing someone this spring, she wondered who the mystery person was.
A new study published in Thursday's Journal of the National Cancer Institute finds breast cancer survivors who ate even one serving of a high-fat dairy product a day were at a 49 percent higher risk of dying from breast cancer compared with those who eat little or no high-fat dairy.
A committee of breast cancer researchers recently published a list of recommendations for ways to expand funding and breast cancer studies on possible causes of the disease. Scientists, government officials and advocates are now trying to find ways to implement them.