Girl Scout designs early detection campaign after surviving breast cancer diagnosis at just 16 years of age.
The study showed that bisphosphonates stopped breast tumor cells from spreading to bones, the most common site for secondary cancers.
A new study reveals some breast cancer survivors may gain more weight than women with no history of the disease.
Researchers at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Texas reviewed records for more than 700,000 women.
Women who are obese and postmenopausal may face a significantly higher risk of breast cancer.
Surgery for a very early type of breast cancer, Ductal Carcinoma in Situ (DCIS), does not significantly improve outcomes for patients.
For the first time in thirteen years, researchers at the international agency for research on cancer are updating their breast cancer screening handbook.
It appears breast cancer can manipulate the structure of the bone to make it easier to spread.
Breast cancer patients who have a family history of the disease may not need to worry that their outlook or chances for recurrence are higher than others.
The number of U.S. women diagnosed with breast cancer could rise by as much as fifty percent over the next fifteen years.