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The New Options In Breast Cancer Surgery

AP | MARILYNN MARCHIONE | Posted 07.15.2013 | Healthy Living

CHICAGO — Treating breast cancer almost always involves surgery, and for years the choice was just having the lump or the whole breast removed. ...

Angelina Jolie Undergoes Preventive Double Mastectomy

The Huffington Post | Amanda L. Chan | Posted 05.15.2013 | Healthy Living

Actress Angelina Jolie has undergone a preventive double mastectomy, she revealed Tuesday in The New York Times. She wrote an opinion piece, titled...

A New Paradigm for Breast Cancer Treatment and Reconstruction

Michael Yaremchuk, M.D. | Posted 02.20.2012 | Healthy Living
Michael Yaremchuk, M.D.

This year, almost 300,000 U.S. women will have been diagnosed with some form of breast cancer. A new trend in the treatment and rehabilitation with women diagnosed with breast cancer has evolved in many major medical centers.

Drugs Before Surgery Help Women Avoid Mastectomies

AP | MARILYNN MARCHIONE | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Taking hormone-blocking pills for a few months before breast cancer surgery can shrink tumors and allow many women to have just the lump removed inste...

Neopec: Surgery Will Regrow Breasts, Scientists Hope

nypost.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

A surgical technique that could help cancer victims who had mastectomies regrow their breasts will soon undergo testing by Australian scientists. ...