Breast Cancer

Metastatic breast cancer: What you should know

What does it mean to have metastatic, or stage 4, breast cancer? A Rogel Cancer Center oncologist explains the diagnosis and how it’s treated. After...

5 things women under 40 need to know about breast cancer

Breast cancer is rare for women under 40. So, a breast cancer diagnosis can be shocking news for a young woman to hear. “Breast cancer in...

5 things to know about immunotherapy and breast cancer

If you follow news about medical breakthroughs, you have undoubtedly heard about immunotherapy to treat cancer. This form of therapy is designed to prime the...

Breast density: common myths every woman should know

Mammograms remain the gold standard for detecting breast cancer in its earliest stages, potentially saving lives. So, why do some women receive a letter after...

This exercise combo is best for people with breast cancer

In a new study, researchers found regular exercise during and after chemotherapy improves quality of life and reduces cancer-related symptoms. Moreover, combining cardio and resistance...

Scientists find best way to determine future prostate cancer risk

In a new study, researchers have shown that the best way to predict the future risk of prostate cancer is by starting out with...

New blood test could detect prostate cancer very accurately

In a new study, researchers found a new and simple blood test could efficiently and accurately detect the presence of aggressive prostate cancer. In combination...

Scientists find biological link between high blood pressure and breast cancer

Researchers have identified a protein that may be a risk factor for both high blood pressure and breast cancer. Previous studies have found women with...

What breast cancer and ovarian cancer survivors need to know about genetic testing

Breast cancer and/or ovarian cancer survivors should be offered genetic counseling and genetic testing for BRCA1 and BRCA2 genetic mutations, according to new recommendations from the U.S....

Eating chicken instead of red meat may reduce breast cancer risk

In a new study, researchers found that eating red meat may increase the risk of breast cancer, whereas eating poultry may protect against breast...