Popular Treatments for Breast Cancer

Popular Treatments for Breast Cancer

In recent years, there has been an interest in exploring alternative treatments that are best used in adjunct with traditional treatments for breast cancer, not in replacement of traditional treatments. When you or a loved one are diagnosed with breast cancer, the thought can be terrifying. In my experience, the first “c-word” people fear is […]

Incredible Treatments for Breast Cancer

Incredible Treatments for Breast Cancer

Treating Breast Cancer Have you recently been diagnosed with breast cancer? If you don’t already, you will soon have lots of questions about your future and the next steps. Before we discuss the stages of breast cancer and what they mean, the general treatments for breast cancer are described below: Surgery Surgical options for all […]

What Stage is My Breast Cancer?

What Stage is My Breast Cancer?

When you are first diagnosed, your doctor will determine your “clinical stage”, which is based on a number of things. As of January 1, 2018, the biology, or receptor status of breast cancer cells, became part of staging. All breast cancers will have the receptor status determined by a pathologist, who will determine if the […]

Will My Breast Cancer Come Back?

Will My Breast Cancer Come Back?

Reducing The Risk Of Breast Cancer Recurrence After Surgery With Endocrine Therapy More than 215,000 women are diagnosed with breast cancer every year. For many of them, surgery to remove the tumor is just the first step in the battle against the disease, and may be followed by radiation, chemotherapy, or endocrine therapy, which are […]