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Are the things you eat linked to cancer?

Besides the usual suspects we worry about when it comes to our diets, should cancer be something we should add to our list of food worries?

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Cancer causes: Popular myths about causes of cancer

Almost everyday there are claims about what can cause cancer. Before you start worrying unnecessarily, take a look at some popular myths about cancer.

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What are different kinds of breast cancer?

When you hear "breast cancer" it can actually mean one of several kinds of problems.

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What screening tests should women have?

Click here to see which screening tests women should have done to take precautions with their health.

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Cancer patients at peace with having healthy breast removed

More women with cancer in one breast are opting to have both breasts removed to reduce their risk of future cancer.

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Foods that fight breast cancer?

Take a look at some of the foods -- including onions and walnuts -- that might help people fight breast cancer.

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Treatment plan should be based on specific type of breast cancer

Find out why some types of breast cancer have different survival rates than others.

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Marathon runner fights against breast cancer

After battling breast cancer, one woman puts back on her running shoes to fight against the disease.


My fight against breast cancer: Pamela

Listen as Pamela tells the story of her fight against breast cancer.

Breast cancer can cause symptoms other than lump

Experts explain other symptoms you should be aware of that could signal breast cancer.



Yoga can benefit cancer survivors

Find out how yoga can benefit cancer survivors.

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I have breast cancer: Now what?

Learning you have breast cancer can come as a shock. After coping with the initial diagnosis and gathering support from your loved ones, there are questions you should ask your cancer-care team to make sure you are getting the information you need.

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Why pink? History of the breast cancer ribbon

When you see a pink ribbon, most people can identify that it represents a cause connected to breast cancer. But how did the pink ribbon come to be the symbol of breast cancer?

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Ways to be proactive against breast cancer

If you think you are at risk for breast cancer there are some things you can do to try to be proactive against the disease.

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Lumpectomy vs. mastectomy

When a woman is diagnosed with breast cancer one of the decisions she might have to make is whether to have the tumor removed through a lumpectomy or a mastectomy.

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Friendship is important to cancer patients

Find out how friendship and support can help cancer patients through treatment.


5 cancer-fighting foods you should be eating

Take a look at some of the foods -- including broccoli and blueberries -- that might help people fight breast cancer.

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Mammogram guidelines: What's changed?

With mammogram guidelines changing, find out when you should start getting mammograms.

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How to help a loved one through a breast cancer diagnosis

Find out what kinds of support the loved ones of cancer patients can provide.

What to expect after breast cancer

After treatment, breast cancer survivors will need to make some adjustments as they prepare to resume their day-to-day activities.

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