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Contralateral Mastectomy

On Mastectomies, Pink Ribbon Culture, and Women's Choices

Karuna Jaggar | Posted 09.30.2014 | Women
Karuna Jaggar

The decision to surgically remove a breast either to treat or prevent cancer can never be taken lightly. And, in our breast-obsessed culture, for many women this medical decision is further complicated by societal pressures and norms.

Catherine Pearson

Are Breast Cancer Patients Too Quick To Have The Other Breast Removed? | Catherine Pearson | Posted 11.28.2012 | Women

Many breast cancer patients have their healthy breast removed along with the affected breast despite the relatively low risk of developing cancer in t...