Today Angelina Jolie, one of the most dominating screen actors in existence, shared her experience and why she made the choice to undergo an elective, preventative double mastectomy.
Tag: "Breast Cancer Awareness"
Breast cancer continues to be the leading form of cancer in women worldwide. It is also the second leading cause of death among female cancer patients. While treatment can be successful, there is no treatment better than prevention. But how, exactly, do you prevent breast cancer?
About 1 in 8 U.S. women will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime. As researchers work to determine what causes more than 230,000 new cases every year, they get new clues everyday.
Giuliana Rancic recently learned that she has breast cancer. Her interview on the TODAY show with Ann Curry has provided a great deal of support for the E! star. But it has also generated some fears about in vitro fertilization.
Early detection of breast cancer can be miraculous for many women who fight the disease in later stages and something that can help with early detection soon is breast milk. The findings of this latest research were presented at the 102nd annual meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research concluded at Orlando, Florida.
When Rebecca and Larry Byrne found that they were expecting a baby after a successful in-vitro fertilization attempt the couple was overjoyed. Their happiness soon became overshadowed when a lump found in Rebecca’s breast turned out to be cancer.
There is good news today for women who have fought against breast cancer! Researchers from Belgium and Italy have found that that not it safe to be pregnant after fighting breast cancer, it may be a blessing in disguise as it also increased their chances of survival.
October is National Breast Cancer Awareness month, and now children can get in on the do-gooding to raise funds for a cure by donning any piece from the adorable Pink Bears collection from Hatley.
In a new book, My Cancer Mommy, brave 7-Year Old Taylor Rice speaks to kids from a kid’s voice and walks them through the scary journey of cancer, from diagnosis to recovery
A woman from London is due to give birth next week to the first British baby screened to be free of an altered gene which causes breast cancer.Because women in three generations of her husband’s family have been diagnosed with the disease in their 20s, the couple underwent embryo screening. Without this, any daughter born [...]
As many of you know, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Babylegs has created a pair of Pink Ribbon legs ($12) to commemorate this important cause. These light pink BabyLegs layered with bright pink breast cancer awareness ribbons were created to support finding a cure for breast cancer. Ten percent of the proceeds from [...]
As many of you know, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Babylegs has created a pair of Pink Ribbon legs ($12) to commemorate this important cause. These light pink BabyLegs layered with bright pink breast cancer awareness ribbons were created to support finding a cure for breast cancer. Ten percent of the proceeds from the [...]