Chemotherapy

Can I Avoid Chemotherapy Breast Cancer Treatment?

Can I Avoid Chemotherapy Breast Cancer Treatment?

How Do I Know If I Can Avoid Chemotherapy Breast Cancer Treatment? Would you avoid chemotherapy if you could? With today‚Äôs advancements in technology like the Oncotype DX test, you can find out if you’ll benefit from chemotherapy treatment. The results of the test can help you determine your best […]

How Has The Oncotype DX Test Changed Breast Cancer Care?

How Has The Oncotype DX Test Changed Breast Cancer Care?

How Did the Oncotype DX Test Change Patient Breast Cancer Care? Have you recently been diagnosed with breast cancer? If so, what are your treatment options? Will chemotherapy hurt or help you? It’s important to know that not every person diagnosed with breast cancer will benefit from chemotherapy. But, personalized […]

How the Oncotype DX Test Helps Breast Cancer Patients

How the Oncotype DX Test Helps Breast Cancer Patients

How did the Oncotype DX test help Dr. Suzanne Klimberg’s patient? Do you know that not everyone can benefit from chemotherapy? Almost two thirds of women do not need to undergo chemotherapy and not everyone reacts the same to this breast cancer treatment. But how do you know if chemotherapy […]

How to Overcome Breast Cancer Financial Issues

How to Overcome Breast Cancer Financial Issues

What can you do to overcome the financial strain of breast cancer? “Can I afford to get treatment?” is a question many women with breast cancer ask themselves before deciding to undergo breast cancer treatment. Although the road to becoming a breast cancer survivor can seem like a costly venture, […]

Is There a Good Diet During Chemotherapy?

Is There a Good Diet During Chemotherapy?

What is a good diet during chemotherapy? Are you going to be receiving chemotherapy soon? Are you currently? You may be wondering if there is a special diet that chemo patients need to abide by. Dr. David Margileth gets this question all the time. He’s a medical oncologist who knows […]

Am I a Candidate for the Oncotype DX test?

Am I a Candidate for the Oncotype DX test?

Who makes a good candidate for the Oncotype DX test? Will I need chemotherapy? This is a question many breast cancer patients are asking. Going through chemotherapy can be both physically and emotionally draining. Some would give nearly anything to avoid having to do chemo. The new Oncotype DX test […]