Many patients feel their physicians don’t completely explain their treatment options and feel uncertain about their choices. A little time before the leap into treatment, and some high-quality web-based tools, can help.
here is a list of products that will help women recovering from mastectomy
During her pregnancy, Chavez made the difficult decision with the help of her health care team to undergo chemotherapy. They determined that chemo would give her and her baby the best chance of a healthy outcome. Today she and baby Azriel are doing well.
If you have dense breasts you will likely need additional screening outside a traditional mammography to ensure you do not have breast cancer.
While sepsis is certainly not something you can only develop if you have cancer, cancer patients are particularly susceptible to it. In fact, a 2004 study found that 8.5 percent of cancer-related deaths were due to sepsis.
This article explains what cysts are, what can be done about them, and how much you should worry if you believe you’ve found one in your breast.
This week, the Food and Drug Administration reported more cases of the disease in the U.S., bringing the total to 457. Worldwide, there are now nearly 700 cases. Sixteen women have died.
The use of low-dose aspirin as a preventive in heart disease, stroke, and cancer is well established, but evidence is now emerging that the drug may have a valuable role as an additional treatment for cancer, too.
Instead of providing benefits, Dr Adami and colleagues suggested that population-based early detection cancer screening may be responsible for overdiagnosis and harm. They define overdiagnosis as “the detection of the disease or condition that would not cause symptoms or death during an individual’s’ lifetime.”