Do low vitamin D levels increase breast cancer risk?

A new study corroborates the evidence gathered by previous research, suggesting that women with low levels of vitamin D after menopause onset have a higher risk of developing breast cancer.

What signs of breast cancer are there other than a lump?

breast lump or mass is just one of the possible signs of breast cancer in men or women. Breast cancer can cause several additional changes to the skin on and around the breast. Anyone who notices any of these changes should see a doctor.

Can I skip chemotherapy for my early stage breast cancer?

A large study recently confirmed that breast cancer patients who meet certain criteria may be able to skip chemotherapy.

Breast cancer changed her life; now, she’s doing the same for others

Taking up jogging might not be a typical reaction to a stage 4 breast cancer diagnosis, but that’s how Ronda Carter fell in love with the therapeutic, challenging, and rhythmic nature of putting one foot in front of the other.

Study: oral contraceptives lower risk of ovarian cancer

The risk of contracting ovarian cancers is reduced in young women who take newer forms of oral contraceptives containing both lower doses of oestrogens and newer progestogens, scientists believe.