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CSI Breast Cancer

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I am a huge fan of the CSI series on TV – I am fascinated by the techniques, so I was intrigued to read¬†today that breast cancer therapy that’s customized for each patient’s… Continue reading

More women choose contralateral prophylactic mastectomy

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The number of women with cancer in one breast who opt to have the other breast preventively removed — known as a contralateral prophylactic mastectomy — more than doubled from 1995 through 2005… Continue reading

Helping children adjust to mother’s breast cancer

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For many women, losing their hair during cancer therapy is difficult enough. But the situation can be even harder for children who are shocked to see their mothers or female relatives¬† lose their… Continue reading