Breast Cancer Is the Leading Cause of Cancer Death in Latina Women: The Healthcare System Could Change That
Awareness matters — but we need far more involved efforts to make a difference
It's common for women to report swollen lymph nodes as a side effect of the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines
25-Year-Long Study of Black Women Links Frequent Use of Lye-Based Hair Relaxers to a Higher Risk of Breast Cancer
The elevated risk for the heaviest users of lye-based hair products – which included about 20% of study participants – is concerning
Metastatic Breast Cancer Treatment Was Destroying My Spirit — Until I Tapped Into My Colombian Roots and Alternative Medicine
When my breast cancer spread to my bones, I realized it was time for a more holistic approach. Now I'm living my best life ever.
Women may choose to undergo breast reconstructive surgery after removal of their breasts due to breast cancer. There are two main options: breast implants, using silicone shells filled with silicone gel or saline, or autologous reconstruction, using your fat and tissue to shape a new breast.