888 results

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Mayo Clinic Experts Discuss Risk

https://newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org/discussion/breast-cancer-awareness-month-mayo-clinic-experts-discuss-risk/
Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Mayo Clinic Experts Discuss Risk ... Journalists: Mayo Clinic breast cancer experts are available to discuss risk factors,  ... is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. After skin cancerbreast cancer is the ... the most common cancer diagnosed in women in the United States, with more than ... Clinic Breast Clinic, says women with a family history of breast cancer are unfortunately

James Ingle, M.D., of Mayo Clinic Recognized for a Career of Contributions to Breast Cancer Research

https://newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org/discussion/james-ingle-m-d-of-mayo-clinic-recognized-for-a-career-of-contributions-to-breast-cancer-research/
for a Career of Contributions to Breast Cancer Research ... an internationally recognized breast cancer expert, will receive the 2014 William ... Dec. 10 at the 2014 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium. Dr. Ingle is a professor ... the leader of breast cancer research at the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, serving ... the women's cancer program with responsibility for breast cancer. He is currently

Mayo expert: Begin yearly mammogram screening at age 40

https://newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org/discussion/mayo-expert-begin-yearly-mammogram-screening-at-age-40/
They say women at average risk of breast cancer should begin screening with mammography ... benefits and harms. Mayo Clinic breast cancer specialist Dr. Sandhya Pruthi doesn’t ... that women be familiar with their breast tissue, and if they notice anything ... Breast Cancer ... Breast Cancer Screening

Mayo researchers recommend all women with breast cancer diagnosis under age 66 be offered genetic testing

https://newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org/discussion/mayo-researchers-recommend-all-women-with-breast-cancer-diagnosis-under-age-66-be-offered-genetic-testing/
researchers recommend all women with breast cancer diagnosis under age 66 be offered ... suggests that all women with a breast cancer diagnosis under the age of 66 be ... the risk of developing other cancers and cancers among blood relatives. Current ... guidelines from the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) recommend germline testing ... testing for all women diagnosed with breast cancer under the age of 46 regardless

Breast cancer: Not just a woman’s disease

https://newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org/discussion/breast-cancer-not-just-a-womans-disease-2/
Breast cancer: Not just a woman's disease ... invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime. But breast cancer is not ... became one of them. Although his cancer was found early, Whigham still required ... themselves breast exams. I never felt funny about having breast cancer, but I feel ... keep yourself safe." Watch: Breast cancer is not just a woman's disease. https://www

American Society of Breast Surgeons weighs in on breast cancer screening guidelines: Mayo Clinic Radio

https://newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org/discussion/american-society-of-breast-surgeons-weighs-in-on-breast-cancer-screening-guidelines-mayo-clinic-radio/
American Society of Breast Surgeons weighs in on breast cancer screening guidelines: ... After skin cancerbreast cancer is the most common cancer diagnosed in women ... When it comes to screening for breast cancer, mammograms are still the gold ... Society of Breast Surgeons weighed in, calling for a breast cancer risk assessment ... addition, The American Society of Breast Surgeons recommends a return to the

Mayo Clinic researchers advocate new approach to breast cancer prevention

https://newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org/discussion/mayo-clinic-researchers-advocate-new-approach-to-breast-cancer-prevention/
researchers advocate new approach to breast cancer prevention ... A commentary by Mayo Clinic Cancer Center researchers published in the Journal ... Practice suggests that advances in breast cancer prevention research have resulted ... to modify breast cancer risk and potentially reduce breast cancer incidence ... benefits of assessing individual breast cancer risk, and counsel and implement

Mayo Clinic researchers refine genes responsible for breast cancer development

https://newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org/discussion/mayo-clinic-researchers-refine-genes-responsible-for-breast-cancer-development/
researchers refine genes responsible for breast cancer development ... play a role in the development of breast cancer. The researchers say they hope ... women may benefit from enhanced breast cancer screening. Their findings are published ... the genes on commercial hereditary cancer clinical genetic testing panels do ... do not have defined roles in breast cancer," says Fergus Couch, Ph.D., a geneticist