Women who exercise may lower their risk, although those who have received hormone replacement therapy may not get the same benefit. Organized programs can help.
Outcomes are poorer for young women and others with breast cancer when blood sugar levels reflect prediabetes or undiagnosed diabetes. What can you do?
Physicians can help older women make informed mammography decisions by taking into account life expectancy and the harms and benefits of breast cancer screening.
This case highlights medication errors that can result from drug interactions noted with the use of tamoxifen or other chemotherapeutic agents.
The combination of biomarkers and molecular pathology will aid oncologists in developing targeted treatments for breast cancer, according to Samuel Aparicio, MD, PhD, who will be delivering a presentation on recognizing breast cancer heterogeneity in targeted treatment at the Miami Breast Cancer Conference this week.