My technician recently told me, just before sending me gliding through an MRI tube, that MRI scans were once an uncommon breast exam. He performed the breast scans only a few times per month, when radiologists needed to get a better read on potential breast cancers than they could from mammography alone.
Now my tech performs the highly sensitive breast exam, which uses magnetic and radio waves to create layers of black and white breast images, all the time. He told me his MRI suite—with...Read more
Men Against Breast Cancer has been fortunate enough to be invited the past two years to present our Partners In Survival Workshop as a... Read more »
I am pondering the announcement of a study to be discussed next weekend on Vitamin D and breast cancer. I'm starting to look through the... Read more »
What if… you’re not the person you always imagined yourself to be?As we grow from child to adult and the years pass, we develop certain... Read more »
Many survivors of breast cancer report having decreased sexual desire and drive. There are often several possible causes of diminished sex drive in... Read more »
Q. I’ve been diagnosed with inflammatory breast cancer. What can you tell me about it, and what my treatment might be like?A. Inflammatory breast... Read more »
Background Inflammatory breast cancer (IBC) is a relatively rare type of breast cancer grows in the lymph vessels of the skin of the breast. Because... Read more »