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Surgeon’s recommendation often affects women’s breast cancer choices
The rate of women having a double mastectomy surgery after diagnosis of cancer in one breast was rising steadily for a decade before Angelina Jolie famously announced in 2013 that she was having the preventive surgery, even though her doctors had not yet
A week after first hearing baby's heartbeat, mom finds out she has breast cancer
This Christmas morning, Sarah Phares is looking forward to being normal: her family in their own house, sitting on the floor opening presents with their 2-year-old and infant daughters, eating breakfast. And she will experience the simple joy of her baby
Yale doctor: Breast cancer test helps determine who will benefit from long-term therapy
NEW HAVEN >> Women with a common form of breast cancer can receive better advice about whether to undergo long-term therapy because of a new genetic test, according to a Yale School of Medicine doctor. Dr. Tara Sanft, medical director of the survivorship