What is a mammogram? Mammography uses X-rays to create images of the breast. These images are called mammograms. A radiologist trained to read mammograms...

Breast cancer stage Breast cancer stage describes the extent of the cancer within your body. Knowing the stage of your breast cancer...

Healthy lifestyle choices Healthy lifestyle choices may help lower your risk of different types of cancer and other health conditions such...

Because of medical research, the death rate for breast cancer in the US is 30 percent lower than it was...

Maintaining a healthy weight makes a difference when it comes to breast cancer: Being obese or overweight after menopause can increase...

No food or diet can prevent you from getting breast cancer or keep it from returning (recurrence). But some foods...

Metastatic breast cancer (MBC) is an advanced stage (stage IV) of breast cancer where tumor cells have spread to other...

Immunotherapies are a relatively new and promising area of breast cancer treatments that use the body's own immune system to...

Most cases of breast cancer occur by chance. However, breast cancer can occur more often than usual in some families...

HER2-positive breast cancer (HER2+) is a subtype of breast cancer that makes too much of a protein called HER2. HER2 normally...