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Breast Cancer Men

Male Breast Cancer: Grappling With a 'Woman's Disease'

Sharlene Hesse-Biber | Posted 06.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Sharlene Hesse-Biber

Someone calls out your name and as you enter the consultation room, you hear the words, "You have breast cancer." It is not often we read stories about men with breast cancer. Yet for some men, this scene is their reality.

A Few Feet in Their Shoes

Reid Stanley | Posted 07.10.2013 | Healthy Living
Reid Stanley

And then, I had an experience which may be normal for you ladies, but for me was a whole new world -- I laid back and had a medical breast exam there in the doctor's office. Like thousands of women every day, I wonder what the future holds.

A Male's Thoughts On His Own Breast Cancer

Charles Pelkey | Posted 12.04.2012 | Healthy Living
Charles Pelkey

With those words, I joined the elite ranks of the 1 percenters. Alas, not those who've been the focus of the Occupy Wall Street movement. No such luck on my part. No, I am among that small group of breast cancer patients who happen to pee standing up.

Breast Cancer Rare In Men, But They Fare Worse

AP | LINDSEY TANNER | Posted 05.04.2012 | Healthy Living

CHICAGO -- Men rarely get breast cancer, but those who do often don't survive as long as women, largely because they don't even realize they can get i...