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Oncotype DX Test Can Help Tailor Breast Cancer Treatment Options

Oncotype DX Test Can Help Tailor Breast Cancer Treatment Options

At Breast Cancer Answers we have been talking about the benefits and breakthrough treatments for DCIS that the Oncotype DX test provides for several weeks. This week at the 2011 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium the Oncotype DX test was the main attraction and most exciting new information to come […]

Latest Research On Breast Cancer & Environmental Factors Increasing Risk

Latest Research On Breast Cancer & Environmental Factors Increasing Risk

Dec. 7, 2001 – Panel: more research needed on breast cancer, environment. Nightly News with Brian Williams aired this story with the latest research and information coming out of the 2011 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium. Research done on the environmental causes of breast cancer is seemingly inconclusive with results […]

Exercise Helps “Reduce Risk” of Cancer

Exercise Helps “Reduce Risk” of Cancer

In this video, Dr. Michael Blute, Director of the University of Massachusetts Medical School Cancer Center, speaks about the benefits of an active lifestyle. Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy This information should not be relied upon as a substitute for personal medical advice, […]

Alcohol and Breast Cancer Risk

Alcohol and Breast Cancer Risk

There is evidence that alcohol consumption increases risk of breast cancer, but by how much? How many drinks are safely consumed without increasing risk? Dr. Harness responds to a Harvard University study about alcohol and breast cancer risk below. Jay K. Harness, MD, FACS: I am often asked the question […]

Alcohol Increases Breast Cancer Risk Only Slightly

Alcohol Increases Breast Cancer Risk Only Slightly

Dr. Rache Simmons, a colleague of Dr. Jay K. Harness explains the link between alcohol consumption and the risk for developing breast cancer on Nightly News with Brian Williams on MSNBC. Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy     This information should not be […]

Breast Cancer Recurrence Reduced By Radiation

Breast Cancer Recurrence Reduced By Radiation

Nightly News Breast cancer surgeon Dr. Beth DuPree joined Brian Williams to explain how radiation treatments after surgery can cut the recurrence of cancer. Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy This information should not be relied upon as a substitute for personal medical advice, […]