This hub on Multiple Choice Questions on Breast Cancer is prepared for medical, nursing and paramedical students. In your practice, you are sure to come across patients with breast cancer as the incid
The new 3D mammogram emits higher radiation but offers improved imaging. The mammo decision has become increasingly complicated because every screening tool has plusses and minuses.
For women, it ranks up there as one of the scariest moments in life. For men...well let's just say it ranks up there as one of the scariest moments in life.
A new friend, a breast cancer survivor, recently wrote to me and asked what advice I had to offer anyone preparing for a TRAM Flap surgery. I realized, I've been writing about my experience of having this barbaric surgery, but I haven't offered...
Pink Ribbons are designed to increase awareness of breast cancer. But what we really need is a cure.
Researchers with a 2009 study found that increasing serum levels of vitamin D may improve the prognosis for breast cancer patients. Evidence suggests a particular protein sequence may be involved.
Regular self breast check examinations may help detect cancer early. Learn how to perform a breast check exam and when to call your doctor
Keep abreast of new research for healthy life. One out of seven women will develop breast cancer in life. Risk factors are high hormone levels, obesity, lethargy, diet, heredity, smoking, drinking...
Let's be honest: I have not been good about doing my breast self-exams. I usually think of it when my breasts are sore during or right before my period, which is not a good time to check because there are natural changes in the breast during this...
Ann Jillian is a breast cancer survivor and so are 1,000s of other women in all fields of life.