Learn additional "sudden" warning signs and symptoms of stroke. It can save someone's life.
What is breast cancer? Symptoms, survival, risk factors and more
Breast cancer is the second most common cancer in women after skin cancer.
What Is a Heat Stroke? Symptoms, Signs & Treatment
Heat stroke is a condition in which the body's vital systems of self-regulation shut down when the body reaches about 104 F. Heat stroke is a serious medical emergency. Symptoms of heat stroke are profuse sweating, altered mental status, and high body temperature.
What Are the Risk Factors for Breast Cancer?
Research has found several risk factors that may increase your chances of getting breast cancer.
4 Tips for Breast Cancer Caregivers
If you are a caregiver, you should take care of yourself first; not help too much; keep your sense of humor; and not caregive alone.
This may explain why more deaths aren't prevented by breast cancer screening
Oct 28, 2015 | 2:05 PM A breast cancer survivor gets a CT scan to check for signs that the cancer has returned. Experts offer a new theory about why screening does a better job of preventing deaths from prostate cancer than from breast cancer. (Smiley N. Pool / Dallas Morning News) Although women have been getting mammograms for decades, the incidence of metastatic breast cancer — the kind that has already spread to another organ by the time it is found —…
How Being Ignored Helped A Woman Discover The Breast Cancer Gene
Twenty years ago, many scientists didn't think that genes could cause diseases like cancer. The discovery of the BRCA gene for hereditary breast cancer changed that. Mary-Claire King tells how.
Elbow joint effusion and the sail sign
Teaches you how to recognise an elbow joint effusion on lateral radiographs by identifying displaced elbow fat pads. Includes a description of the sail sign ...
This Is What No One Tells You About Surviving Breast Cancer
In the weeks and months after the best-possible outcome, I felt lost.
4 Tips for Applying for Life Insurance After a Breast Cancer Diagnosis
After feeling a lump in her breast earlier this year, my wife, Julie, who's 35, had a 3-D mammogram. The radiologist reviewed the results with her and scheduled a biopsy for the following week.
Researchers discover genes mutations linked with deadly form of breast cancer
Study is the first to identify genes associated with high risk of triple-negative breast cancer
How Soy Can Both Prevent Breast Cancer And Fuel Its Spread
It could be that soy is protective only if women eat it before cancer develops.
How California can break down barriers to breast cancer treatment
Three fact sheets recommend that legislators enact changes to help patients and survivors — particularly low-income women — who face serious obstacles to care.
20 Pink Products That Actually Benefit Breast Cancer Causes
Fun finds that make a real difference in the fight against breast cancer
Race Could Determine How Breast Cancer Affects You
Late diagnoses and substandard care are hurting many women.
10 Warning Signs of Breast Cancer
Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer among women in the United States—with one in every 8 women developing this cancer.
What Are the Signs of Breast Cancer?
How to Spot the Signs of Breast Cancer
More American women are surviving breast cancer, thanks in part to screening tests that can help detect it early. But knowing your own breasts can help you spot changes and report them to your doctor between exams. Here are some signs to look out for.