Browsing: breast cancer

Conducting a biopsy on a woman who has DCIS, early breast cancer, gets no benefit from sentinel lymph node biopsies and can be very much harmed by them. Read more and talk to your doctor.

Certain risk factors for breast cancer, such as age and family history, are beyond our control. But changing our diet — to eliminate certain foods and add others — can make a big difference. A healthy diet can help keep weight down, build a body’s immunity and decrease the risk of breast cancer.