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New research suggests that non-white women are less likely to complete the full-term course of chemotherapy to treat their breast cancer. What gives?
Don't let survivor's guilt overwhelm you. As a long-term survivor, here's how I cope with the loss of friends and fellow patients.
Has breast cancer diagnosis and treatment taken a financial toll on your life? You're not alone, according to this study.
If your doctor has recommended the chemo regime AC + T for breast cancer, here's what you should know about how it works and the potential side effects.
If your doctor has recomended Taxol/Taxotere and Cytoxan (TC) therapy for early-stage breast cancer, here’s what you can expect during treatment.
It's one of the hardest choices a woman with breast cancer has to make. Here's how to weigh your options to make the right decision for you.
BRCA gene mutations indicate a higher risk of hereditary breast and ovarian cancers. Here’s what you should know about your screening and treatment options.
If you have BRCA 1 or BRCA 2 gene mutations, here's what you should know your options, insurance coverage, and screening for other members of your family.
Dana Clark, M.S., L.C.G.C., at the Basser Center for BRCA at Penn Medicine, discusses when you’re at a high risk for BRCA gene mutations, what testing involves, and what misconceptions she commonly encounters.
The phrase "stop and smell the roses" takes on new meaning after a cancer diagnosis. Here's how breast cancer taught me to live life in the moment.