Learn the types of breast cancer and their treatment
Women in the U.S. have about a 12 percent chance of developing breast cancer within their lifetime, according to the American Cancer Society. The type of breast cancer they may be diagnosed with could be one of many forms. The cancer is first labeled invasive or noninvasive, depending on if it has spread to other tissues.
What are the types of biopsy for breast cancer?
It’s a commonly-used diagnostic tool that can help your doctor determine whether you have cancer. But a breast biopsy isn’t the same for all patients.
Breast Reconstruction: Choosing What Type
Once you decide to have breast reconstruction surgery, you need to choose which type: saline/ silico...
Breast Cancer : How much time did you have between being diagnosed with breast cancer and...
As much time as you need to make an informed decision about the approach you want to take. The cancer took a while to get there, so you can take some time a few
How type 2 diabetes can affect breast cancer screenings
A recent study from Women's College Hospital and the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences found that women with diabetes are approximately 14 percent less likely to have mammograms than those without the condition.
How Women Choose the Type of Breast Cancer Surgery They Will Have
Almost every woman with breast cancer receives some type of surgery to remove their tumor. Some patients get breast-conserving surgery, some get a mastectomy with reconstruction, while others have …
Types of breast cancer, how they’re treated, current research and what the future holds
Deborah and Dr. Maryam Nemati Shaffee discuss the various types of breast cancer and what the future has in store for treatment
What Do You Know About the Most Common Type of Breast Cancer?
Infiltrating Ductal Carcinoma (IDC) is the most common breast cancer diagnosis. Treatments vary based on the progression of the disease, but there are some basic facts that will help you understand the disease.
Breast Cancer, What Every Woman Needs to Know
September 28, 2016 The Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce Health and Wellness Committee is excited to offer an educational health benefit to members, a series of Health and Wellness Lunch & Learns entitled "Health Talks." Each Health Talk will cover a topic of importance to the healthcare community. This month, doctors Linnea Chap, MD and Arash Gabayan, MD of The Beverly Hills Cancer Center will discuss Breast Cancer and what everyone woman needs to know. Click on flyer to view larger
Bernard Fisher, pioneering breast cancer surgeon-scientist, dies at 101
His studies demonstrated that the disfiguring procedure known as a radical mastectomy was often unnecessary and that chemotherapy and hormone therapy could prolong women’s lives.
Weight-loss surgery may counter genetic risk for developing breast cancer: Overweight and obesity...
Women with a genetic predisposition for breast cancer were 2.5 times more likely to develop a malignancy than women with the same genetic risk who underwent bariatric or weight-loss surgery, according to a new study.
Skin Moles Cannot Predict Breast Cancer Despite What Studies Say
Two new studies link moles to breast cancer, but don't worry about it
How Your Weight Impacts Your Breast Cancer Risk
Consider this the number one factor you should address—right now!
What Type of Bra to Wear After a Breast Augmentation?
Following a breast augmentation, you'll want to be sure to do everything you can to ensure a smooth recovery. One of the more important items to consider is ...
What Type of Bra Should I Wear After Breast Surgery?
You've just gotten a breast augmentation. What should you wear? Here's the answer from Dr. Rami Ghurani.
ARRS: What types of breast pain need imaging workup?
Referring physicians need a better understanding of what kinds of breast pain should prompt imaging workup and what imaging to order, according to research presented at the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) annual meeting in Honolulu.
What type and size of breast implant should I get? (photo)
What type and size of breast implant should I get? Do I need to get a breast lift with my implants? My goal is to have similar looking symmetrical breast....
How to Decide What Type of Implant to Choose for Breast Reconstruction
Learn about the types of implants available after a mastectomy for breast reconstruction, plus the pros and cons of saline and silicone implants.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, here is how you can support the cause
Here are great tips and ways you can support Breast Cancer Awareness in October.
Breast Augmentation or Breast Lift? And what size for my petite 4'11 body type?
Hi, I'm 31, 4'11 size Xs bra size 32/34 C Victoria secret . Im trying to get advice on what size of BA or should I get a breast lift. My friend all tell me...