SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Some California women will get more information following their routine breast examinations under a state law that is now in effect.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration has approved a first-of-a-kind breast cancer medication that targets tumor cells while sparing healthy ones.
LAS VEGAS (AP) – Win or lose Saturday, Miss America contestant Allyn Rose will have conveyed a message about breast cancer prevention.
WASHINGTON (AP) – The Supreme Court will soon decide whether companies can patent human genes, a decision that could reshape the future of medical care in the United States. The justices on Friday decided they […]
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Orange County Sheriff Sandra Hutchens says she has breast cancer, but she will continue to work through her aggressive treatment plan. Hutchens said at a news conference Monday that she […]
ATLANTA (AP) – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says black women are 40 percent more likely to die of breast cancer than white women are. Breast cancer is the second leading cause of […]
LONDON (AP) – Breast cancer screening for women over 50 saves lives, an independent panel in Britain has concluded, confirming findings in U.S. and other studies. But that screening comes with a cost: The review […]
October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.Susan Brown from Komen for the Cure tells KFWB’s Maggie McKay and Michael Shappee what to do to reduce the risk of acquiring breast cancer:
Since this is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, October is an especially good time for women to get started in habits that promote breast health. Here are some of the most common myths about breast […]
ATLANTA (AP) – The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Atlanta has told its parishes, schools and other organizations to end their support for the Susan G. Komen for the Cure breast cancer charity over a lingering […]
NEW YORK (AP) – Scientists have completed a major analysis of the genetics of breast cancer and find four major classes of the disease. They hope their work will lead to more effective treatments. The […]
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) – Mitt Romney has told his wife that she gave a “fabulous” speech to the Republican National Convention. To the cheers of convention delegates, Romney joined his wife Ann on stage at […]