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How 17 Under-50 Women Learned They Had Breast Cancer—and What Helped Them Through It
A cancer diagnosis is anything but easy—and, while it can change a person’s life in a million ways, just one of those might be for the better. Read these inspiring stories of strong survivors whose breast cancer fueled them to become “thrivers.”
Here’s Why Obesity Raises Breast Cancer Risk, According to Science
5 Surprising Facts You Didn’t Know About Breast- and Ovarian-Cancer Genes
My Mom Had Breast Cancer—Here’s Why I Won’t Get the BRCA Test
HRT and Breast Cancer: What Doctors Need You to Know
This State Has the Highest Rate of Breast Cancer in the Country
Are Self-Breast Exams Necessary? What Women Need to Know
Evidence is growing that monthly self-tests don’t reduce deaths from breast cancer, but you...
7 Household Products That May Be Linked to Breast Cancer
Everyday products aren’t considered as big a problem as other risk factors when it...
50 Everyday Habits That Reduce Your Risk of Breast Cancer
Each October brings pink ribbons and fund-raising for breast cancer research. These 50 expert-approved habits may...
If You Have High Blood Pressure, You May Be at Higher Risk for This Cancer
If you have high blood pressure, you may have a slightly higher breast cancer risk...
Male Breast Cancer: What Doctors Need You to Know
While it's thankfully rare, men do get breast cancer. Knowing these 14 things could save your...
8 Reasons to Request an Earlier Mammogram
Experts recommend you start mammograms at 45; however, there are some factors that may make you...
This Is the Best Diet for Breast Cancer Prevention
With some simple—and tasty—changes to your diet, you may gain more protection against...
Do You Need a Mammogram or Not? What to Know About the Age Guidelines
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force guidelines say women do not need yearly mammograms...
7 Habits That May Help Prevent Breast Cancer
Our experts reveal the habits that may help prevent breast cancer, from weight management to...
Drinking This Regularly Could Stop Breast Cancer Cells from Growing
Ladies, you may want to swap out your morning cup of coffee for an alternative hot beverage.
My “Tiredness” Turned Out to Be a Genetic Condition That Raises Cancer Risk
An underdiagnosed genetic condition called hemochromatosis turned Bev Michel's life into daily agony. It may...
Abnormal Mammogram? 7 Questions You Must Ask
You need these answers about your mammogram results.
Breast Cancer in Men: 8 Subtle Signs and Symptoms
Fewer men get breast cancer than women, but men still need to be aware of...
10 Foods That May Help Lower Your Breast Cancer Risk
No food can prevent (or cure) breast cancer, but adding these to your diet may...
13 Breast Cancer Myths You Can Safely Ignore
We asked top oncologists the myths they hear the most. Here are the facts about breast cancer.
6 Simple Changes You Can Make to Prevent Breast Cancer
Ask yourself: "Am I doing all I can to prevent breast cancer?" These lifestyle strategies...
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The Age You Sip Your First Drink Could Determine Your Risk for Breast Cancer
Depending on how old you were when you knocked back your first drink—and how...
8 Signs of Breast Cancer You Might Be Ignoring (Besides a Lump)
Nearly 250,000 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year. It’s important to pay...
These 14 Women Are Grateful for Their BRCA Diagnosis—Here’s Why
Learning that you're high risk for one or several types cancers is undoubtedly scary and...
Study Sheds Light on How Certain Foods May Impact Breast Cancer
Researchers looked at how compounds in green tea and broccoli sprouts affected laboratory-grown breast cancer...