Dr. Julie Margenthaler says the BRCA gene is quite rare, affecting just one or two in every 1,000 people, but there are some warning signs.
One day we may no longer treat cancers according to which organ they hit – like breast cancer or liver cancer – but instead “start defining diseases by their genetic fingerprint.”
A local breast surgeon says she’s not surprised to see an increase in the most serious form of cancer among women in decades.
But a breast cancer surgeon at St. Louis University Cancer Center, Dr. Teresa Schwartz, says this was just an observational study.
Dr. Gonzalo says it appears Vitamin D may treat an often deadly and treatment resistant form of the disease known as triple negative breast cancer.
After competing in Saturday night’s Miss America contest, 24-year-old Miss District of Columbia Allyn Rose is going to have both breasts removed.
Ebony Steel co-host on the Rickey Smiley Morning Show. Stopped by to talk about surviving Breast Cancer and the Susan G. Komen Foundation. PopDose.com Columnist Robert Cashill called in to talk about the latest in […]
Washington University researchers, led by Dr. Graham Colditz, have developed a free iPad app that offers a quick assessment for six major diseases.
In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, the Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine has once again teamed up with CBS Radio to “Light the Town Pink.”
The combined grants will help fund for breast cancer studies.