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What You Need to Know Today for Breast Health

Elizabeth W Boham MD, MS, RD | Posted 04.05.2016 | Healthy Living
Elizabeth W Boham MD, MS, RD

For cancer prevention, creating a healthful environment in the body is the most important thing you can do, so that cancer is less likely to develop and grow. Think of this healthful environment as terrain or soil. If that soil is fed correctly, it won't support the development or growth of cancer.

What I Learned From Winter Vacation -- Oh, I Mean Breast Cancer

Jenn Sutkowski | Posted 03.22.2017 | Women
Jenn Sutkowski

I got the news no one wants after my first ever mammogram at age forty and subsequent biopsy: breast cancer. I cried. And then something amazing happened: I dealt with it. And then something even more amazing happened: I grew exponentially.

Ross Mathews Recalls The Moment He Chose To Embrace His 'Man Boobs' And 'High' Voice

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 01.11.2017 | Queer Voices

Out and proud E! News personality Ross Mathews recalled the moment he first learned to love himself in an interview with HuffPost Live this week. "I ...

Life Is A Bit Perkier Thanks To This Artist's Boob Scarves

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 12.30.2015 | Arts

Beth Yanda is an artist with one thing on her mind: boobs. (Okay, maybe two things.) She is the mastermind behind boobsRus, an Etsy store that special...

Artist Creates Nipples To Put On Her Nipples Because #FreeTheNipple

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 11.12.2015 | Arts

A photo posted by @esmaywagemans on Nov 11, 2015 at 10:12am PST As you likely well know, nipples are not welcome on Instagram and Facebook. Sor...

On Wednesdays, All These Celebrities Wear Pink

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 10.07.2015 | Style

We bet Barbie is thrilled about this. Pink is always in season, but recently, there has been a slew of head-to-toe, bubblegum looks in Hollywood. Lad...

Must Familiarity Breed Contempt?

Francis Levy | Posted 08.28.2016 | Comedy
Francis Levy

Familiarity breeds contempt, but is that really true? Familiarity can become a wonderfully reticulated universe where you have the opportunity of making in depth explorations of both the physical and mental topography of the human being that is most proximate to you.

'We Are Pleased to Inform You...': Why 50 Percent of Mammogram Reports Are Misleading

Carol A Miele | Posted 07.20.2016 | Women
Carol A Miele

What about the 50 percent that are true positives?!? Are we going to ignore them and allow them advance to Stage 4, like me? Why must we be sacrificed to keep healthcare costs down? Every life is important.

One Bird, Nine Pieces, The Easy Way

Jeffrey de Picciotto | Posted 01.23.2014 | Taste
Jeffrey de Picciotto

Butchering a whole chicken is easy with a well-placed knife and proper tension.

Buying Breast Milk Online

Wendy Sue Swanson, MD, MBE, FAAP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Wendy Sue Swanson, MD, MBE, FAAP

New research out today confirms that buying breast milk on the Internet via milk-sharing sites may not be safe. Not surprising, I suppose. And although breast milk purchased from online sites may be free or as cheap as $1 an ounce, it may carry significant risk for babies.

Please Stop Bashing Pinkwashers and the NFL

Lisa Masters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Women
Lisa Masters

I don't care if they make a profit. I don't care if they make a huge profit. I don't care if they make a tiny profit. I don't care if some of them make no profit at all as long as October remains pink.

Man's Breast Friend: Who Pays for Plastic Surgery in Divorce?

Natalie Gregg | Posted 11.09.2013 | Divorce
Natalie Gregg

Here is the troubling news for the husbands who bought their soon-to-be-ex-wives a new set of buns, breasts or lips: no, you may not repossess them. They are an unsecured asset.

Your Mom Had Cancer -- Should You Be Worried?

Dr. Nalini Chilkov | Posted 08.04.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Nalini Chilkov

Just because your mom had breast cancer does not mean that you will be struck with breast cancer as well. The causes of cancer are complex.

10 Things You Didn't Know About Breasts

Posted 03.10.2015 | OWN

By Corrie Pikul They're always hanging around -- but most of us rarely give them a second thought. A science journalist exposes the impressive, eye...

'Breasts': An Interview With Author Florence Williams

Molly Rauch | Posted 12.25.2012 | Parents
Molly Rauch

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, I sat down recently with Florence Williams, author of the book, BREASTS: A Natural and Unnatural History, to talk about breast health and what's really in our breast milk.

To Fight Breast Cancer, Ribbons Should Mean Carcinogen-Free

Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff | Posted 12.08.2012 | Healthy Living
Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff

This year, the Breast Cancer Fund's "Prevention is Power" campaign is designed to take consumers beyond pink ribbons and toward understanding how to reduce toxic chemical exposures that are linked to the disease.

Fran Drescher's Breastfeeding Battle

Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff | Posted 12.01.2012 | Parents
Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff

Fran Drescher courted controversy last week during a radio interview in which she said that breastfeeding "poisons" infants and recommended that nursing mothers get their breast milk tested for toxins.

Keeping Abreast of Time: My Wonderful Breast Clock

Sheldon Filger | Posted 11.13.2011 | Style
Sheldon Filger

In our corporatized consumer culture, we humans are subjected to saturation bombing of advertising containing subliminal as well as overt sexual messa...

A Screening 3 Times Better Than Mammograms?

Dr. Nalini Chilkov | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Dr. Nalini Chilkov

If you are at high risk for breast cancer due to high breast density, you need to do more than have a mammogram to accomplish early breast cancer detection.

Breast On Virginia Seal Covered Up (PHOTO)

The Huffington Post | Nico Pitney | Posted 08.07.2013 | Politics

UPDATED below with statement by Virginia's attorney general. Virginia's attorney general Ken Cuccinelli is hard at work on the important issues of ...

The Government Is Trying To Control My Breasts

Helene Pavlov, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Helene Pavlov, M.D.

Last Monday a government task force came out with an opposition to the American Cancer Society's long-standing position that women in their 40's shoul...