breast cancer

Avon Foundation for Women data found that nationally Black women were 43 percent more likely to die from this disease.

When my aunt revealed that she had breast cancer, it sent a chill through the family. I looked down at my own triple D boobs…

Radiation therapy for breast cancer uses high-powered X-rays to kill cancer cells. Rapidly growing cells, such as cancer cells, are more susceptible to the effects…

Once you’ve been diagnosed with breast cancer, your doctor works to find out the specifics of your tumor. Using a tissue sample from your breast…

What does it mean to have higher risk factors for breast cancer? Essentially, a breast cancer risk factor is anything that may make you more…

The extent, or stage, of your breast cancer gives your doctor an idea of your prognosis — the likely outcome of your disease — and…

A breast cancer diagnosis can be overwhelming. And just when you’re trying to cope with the shock and the fears about your future, you’re asked…

You might not think about how important your hair is until you face losing it. And if you have cancer and are about to undergo…

Opting for grilled chicken or seafood this summer may save a woman’s life. According to the result of a 20-year study, women who ate the…

If you saw the last episode of Bravo’s “Married to Medicine,” you probably did a double take to see if you saw Ebony Steele. Well if…

For years and years and years now, women have used two particular pieces of fruit to define their body shape – and, to a certain…