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Breast Surgery

'The Scars Of Having Had Breast Cancer Remain With You Forever'

Diana M. Raab | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Diana M. Raab

It has been 12 years since my diagnosis with breast cancer and I am doing fine, but the experience changed my life. I never thought I would be a part of breast cancer statistics.

Breasts: What's Really Wrong With Breast Cancer

Lauren Cahn | Posted 07.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Lauren Cahn

Think about breasts. Breasts. Is there a female body part with which our society is more obsessed than breasts? Is there any obsession so equally matched by inherent shame?

The Beauty of a Bad Situation

Alicia Garey | Posted 01.14.2013 | Parents
Alicia Garey

Now in their teens, they will remember these days. My cancer will be part of their story. It breaks my heart.

Does Plastic Surgery Change Your Identity?

Elizabeth Dosoretz | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Elizabeth Dosoretz

When my friend decided to have plastic surgery on her face and breasts, I couldn't hide my shock. I was caught off guard -- she had always been one of those cute, perky moms, dressed in the latest trend.

Breast Cancer Surgery -- Ignorance of Anatomy, Not a Dearth of Guidelines

Susan M. Love | Posted 04.07.2012 | Healthy Living
Susan M. Love

A study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association found that nearly one in four women who have a lumpectomy to treat their breast cancer require another surgery to remove additional tissue.

Trump Casino Offers $25K Plastic Surgery Prize

AP | By WAYNE PARRY | Posted 11.29.2011 | Weird News

By Associated Press ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- The latest casino promotion in Atlantic City gives new meaning to "going bust." The Trump Taj Mahal C...

Living the Dream, 3 Reconstructive Surgeries Later

Lauren Cahn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Lauren Cahn

Is there a woman alive who hasn't fantasized about taking some of "this stuff down here" and "moving it up there"? Let me just say, I'm living the dr...

Do You Know All The Options For Reconstructive Surgery After Breast Cancer?

Robert Tornambe, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Robert Tornambe, M.D.

Women who are diagnosed with breast cancer must understand their options with regard to reconstruction of the involved breast. Here is a basic guide regarding surgical options for breast reconstruction.

Reconstructing Myself: Implants After Breast Cancer

Lauren Cahn | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lauren Cahn

In truth, this surgery comes at the tail end of eight years of struggling to get my breasts to look "right" after a double mastectomy and two failed reconstructions.