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  This section of our website was created for women and men interested in breast cancer prevention, detection, treatment, and long-term survivorship. Here you will find clear, comprehensive information as well as links to resources and support programs. We invite you to comment on our blog and share your story.  
 
Thu, 17 Apr 2014
Cleaning up the Neighborhood
Wed, 16 Apr 2014
AACR: Focus on the Immune System
 
March 24, 2014
BRCA1 Mutation Linked to Uterine Cancer
March 20, 2014
Exercise Reduces Breast Cancer Risk
March 14, 2014
Yoga Improves Quality of Life for Breast Cancer Survivors
 
December 6, 2013
What does current research tell us about soy? There is soy in almost everything I buy—even my vitamins. Should I be worried?
December 6, 2013
Breast Density: What We Know May Surprise You
November 5, 2013
Tests to Guide Treatment Choices
 
Biopsy
I had a bilateral mastectomy and a sentinel node biopsy. The sentinel node is negative, but the mastectomy breast tissue that was removed had 3 nodes, one of which tested positive. Does this mean I need to have an axillary node dissection?
Risk Factors
I am transgender. What is my risk of getting breast cancer?
Metastatic Disease
How will I know if my breast cancer has metastasized to my lungs?
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10 questions
1: Is it true that one in eight women will get breast cancer? The one-in-eight statistic doesn't accurately reflect the average woman's breast cancer risk. MORE >

2: Is it necessary to do monthly breast self-exam? Breast self-exam (BSE) has been widely hailed as a technique that can help women find breast cancer early.
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