Latest Breast cancer News

Florida woman serves as mentor for breast cancer patients

Jun. 12, 2021 03:03 AM EDT

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Judy Kalb was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1998. The suburban Boynton Beach resident recovered only to see the cancer return in 2000. She underwent a bilateral mastectomy and treated with chemotherapy. Kalb had strong...

Pill shows benefit in certain hard-to-treat breast cancers

Jun. 03, 2021 17:14 PM EDT

A pill has been shown to help keep certain early-stage, hard-to-treat breast cancers at bay after initial treatment in findings being reported early because they are so promising. Study results were released Thursday by the American Society of Clinical Oncology ahead of...