Latest by Michael Hunter, M.D.
Treatments for metastatic breast cancer can harm healthy tissue. Here's advice to ease those sometimes painful side effects.
Learning you have a high cancer risk gene mutation is hard enough. Here's how to tell your family they might be at risk too.
Have you recently had a genetic test that shows you're predisposed to breast or ovarian cancer? A genetic counselor shares how to process the news.
For the first time in more than 25 years, the FDA has proposed changes to mammography regulations to improve breast cancer screening for millions of Americans.
Adding walnuts to your diet could help lessen the growth and spread of breast cancer, according to a study conducted at Marshall University in West Virginia.
Your body needs treatment, but so do your heart and mind. Here are some ways to regain (and maintain) emotional equilibrium despite the stress.
From online support to picking up the telephone and calling a help line, there are resources available to help if you have a BRCA gene mutation.
Finding out you have a BRCA gene mutation can be scary. But knowledge is power, and you can take these steps to prevent and detect breast cancer early.
While it’s well established that alcohol can up your chances of getting breast cancer, many people are still in the dark. Get the facts here.