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natashav2003, Community Member


Small, firm, painless, smooth lump in breast...

Hi there, i am a 41 year old mom of three and About a month ago I found a pea sized lump in my upper breast. It causes no pain and seems to move very slightly when pressed. i had an appointment today with my family doctor and she agreed that it did not feel cyst like since it was so firm and suggested it may be in my duct. Im not buying... Read moreChevron

PJ Hamel

PJ Hamel, Health Guide

Author, breast cancer survivor

Nipple Pain and Soreness: Causes and Treatment

When you experience nipple pain, your first reaction is inevitably, “What’s wrong –­ is it cancer?” The good news is, nipple pain seldom signals cancer. Read all about what causes nipple pain – and what you can do about it.


You wake up one morning and you feel a burning pain in... Read moreChevron

posted 01/29/2015, comments (0)|

JHo, Editor

Multimedia journalist with a bachelor's degree in English Literature and a master's in Broadcast Journalism and Public Affairs

Managing Health Finances: A #HealthTipsChat with Our Experts

How do you manage your health finances? Join us for a HealthCentral Twitter Chat on Thursday, January 29th from 2-3 p.m. EST to get and give advice on this important topic that affects everyone, especially those living with a chronic illness or a serious health condition. HealthCentral will be hosting from the Twitter handle Read moreChevron

posted 01/26/2015, comments (0)|
PJ Hamel

PJ Hamel, Health Guide

Author, breast cancer survivor

Battling Bills as Well as Breast Cancer? Read This.

Our mission here at HealthCentral is to help you deal with not just your health challenges, but everything surrounding them – from emotional stress to workplace issues to coping with everyday life.


This Thursday, Jan. 29, we invite you to log on to Twitter and join our #HealthTipsChat on managing health-care... Read moreChevron

posted 01/24/2015, comments (0)|
Phyllis Johnson

Phyllis Johnson, Health Guide

Inflammatory Breast Cancer Survivor

Breast Cancer Treatment Options: Get the Facts

You arrive home from the doctor’s office overwhelmed with the news that you have breast cancer.  The surgeon’s nurse has set up more tests and said she will call tomorrow with an appointment for you to meet with an oncologist.  


Clicking on the television, you see a woman talking about how wonderful... Read moreChevron

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