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Dense breast tissue makes it harder to spot cancers with mammograms. Here's how you can tell if you have dense breasts, and the screenings that work best.
Check out these 10 practical steps and oncologist insights to put most of your fears about dying from breast cancer to rest.
Shannon Pulaski wrote a book drawn from her experience telling her children about the BRCA gene mutation which put her at high risk for breast cancer. Here she shares her tips for talking to kids about this difficult topic.
Nancy Cappello's advocacy for breast density notification in mammogram reports resulted in legislation in 36 American states, a move that saves lives.
Mastectomy to treat or prevent breast cancer doesn’t eliminate the need for imaging tests and biopsies in the future, according to a study.
Up to 14 percent of breast cancers — almost 35,000 cases each year in the United States — are associated with a hereditary predisposition to cancer.
Is it possible to have an adverse reaction to a titanium marker placed in a breast biopsy? Here’s what you should know.
Did you get a callback for an ultrasound after a mammogram? Here’s what to expect, and what it might tell you.
The guidelines changed on Jan. 1, 2018. Here’s what they mean for you.
The benefits of getting a mammogram may be overestimated, and the potential harms may be underestimated, particularly for women 75 and up.