Thanks to public-health messages, everyone pretty much knows that breast-feeding is beneficial for baby. But it’s also really good for mom, and now a new study quantifies just how good.
Angelina Jolie has never lacked for influence. When she adopted a baby from Ethiopia, inquiries at U.S. adoption agencies about other Ethiopian orphans doubled. When she named other children Vivienne or Maddox, those names shot …
Genetic testing can be both a boon and a curse, experts say, since more information often means more, and often confusing, options.
The actress made the difficult decision to remove both her breasts before she developed breast cancer, but her genetic makeup means her children may be at increased risk of the disease as well.
She wasn’t yet diagnosed with cancer, but after finding a common gene mutation that often leads to breast cancer, she had the radical surgery to lower her risk.
Breaking a sweat does more for your body than just trim your waistline. Exercise may lower a woman’s risk for breast cancer and researchers are finding out why.
There’s another reason for those at risk of skin cancer to stay vigilant about protecting their health.
Breast cancer patients who raised a glass or two a week may even enjoy slightly longer lives than those who didn’t drink.
An aging population coupled with improved treatment methods mean more people will survive cancer. But at what cost?
Mammograms every other year do not increase the risk of breast cancer compared to yearly screening.
But experts stress that the risk of radiation treatment does not outweigh the benefits in helping women survive breast cancer
The breakthrough drug, which targets a small percentage of breast tumors, may be effective against more cancers, according to the latest study.