breast cancer

Associated Press
November 27, 2019 - 6:35 pm
Giving women with very dense breasts an MRI scan in addition to a mammogram led to fewer missed cancers but also to a lot of false alarms and treatments that might not have been needed, a large study found. The results give a clearer picture of the tradeoffs involved in such testing, but they can't...
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Tarrah Gibbons
November 04, 2019 - 12:56 pm
In a Facebook post, Brooke Taylor delivered both great and bad news on the birth of her daughter. According to ABC News , Taylor said it was a “maternal instinct” during her pregnancy that made her get checked for breast cancer . The doctor felt a lump in her breast that resulted in her diagnosis...
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FILE - In this Jan. 23, 2019, file photo, Syracuse's Tiana Mangakahia dribbles down court in the second quarter of an NCAA basketball game against Miami in Syracuse, N.Y. Mangakahia is halfway through treatment for breast cancer and says she often wonders “Why me?” One of the top women’s basketball players in the country and a player who nearly elected to enter the WNBA draft, the star from Australia says the feedback from doctors has been good and she’ll receive more tests Friday updating the status of her recovery. (AP Photo/Nick Lisi, File)
August 20, 2019 - 5:33 pm
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — The question "Why me?" has entered her mind, but Tiana Mangakahia knows these things happen all the time. The 24-year-old star point guard for the Syracuse women's basketball team was diagnosed with breast cancer about two months ago, and now she is halfway through...
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June 03, 2019 - 5:12 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Newer drugs are substantially improving the chances of survival for some people with hard-to-treat forms of lung, breast and prostate cancer, doctors reported at the world's largest cancer conference. Among those who have benefited is Roszell Mack Jr., who at age 87 is still able to...
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a radiologist uses a magnifying glass to check mammograms for breast cancer in Los Angeles
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March 27, 2019 - 6:42 pm
All U.S. women getting mammograms would receive information about breast density, which can sometimes make cancer harder to spot, under a government proposal released Wednesday.
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Melinda Roeder
October 19, 2018 - 2:29 pm
Friday is National Mammography Day and local medical experts are urging women to take action.
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Breast Cancer Awareness Month
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Robert Mangino
October 01, 2018 - 6:51 pm
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and Grammy Award-Winning Artist and Breast Cancer survivor Sheryl Crow along with OBGYN, Dr. DaCarla Albright join Robert Mangino to talk about Breast Cancer.
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September 10, 2018 - 12:53 pm
Olivia Newton-John says she has been diagnosed with cancer for the third time in three decades.
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