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Patients Rising Launches Online Support Community for Healthcare Consumers Facing Access to Care Challenges

With the launch of the CancerConnect online community, Patients Rising now offers a specialized social [...]

Meditation versus Pain, Anxiety, and Fatigue during Breast Cancer Biopsy

By Helen Young Elsewhere in breast cancer news, meditation has been found to reduce symptoms [...]

New Breakthrough May Advance Triple Negative Breast Cancer Treatment

By Helen Young Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute have developed a new drug candidate that [...]


1 National Cancer Institute FactSheet. Herceptin® (Trastuzumab): Questions and Answers. Available at:http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/factsheet/therapy/herceptin. Accessed October 11, 2007. [...]

Chemotherapy for Recurrent Breast Cancer

Patients with recurrent cancer may have already received chemotherapy as their initial treatment or recently [...]

Tips & Inspiration

Can’t Lose Weight? You May Have Some Carb Intolerance

Can’t lose weight? You may have some carb intolerance. By Jackie Buell, RD If you [...]

Cancer Survivorship: Managing Hot Flashes

By Barrie Cassileth, MS, PhD Hot flashes are a common side effect of treatment in [...]

The Naked Cookbook Author Q&A: Tess Ward

Tess Ward, author of The Naked Cookbook answers questions and describes her approach to clean, healthy [...]

The Naked Cookbook: Bare and Bold

Sustainable nutrition deliciously delivered is the goal of Tess Ward’s collection of recipes.  Classically trained [...]

The Art and Science of Weight Loss

Sustaining weight loss requires mental and physical commitment. By Paulette Lambert, RD, CDE If you [...]

Cancer Genomic Testing is Revolutionizing Personalized Cancer Care

You’ve probably heard of genetic testing for cancer susceptibility, but the more recent and broader [...]

Why A Second Opinion is Important after a Diagnosis of Cancer?

A second opinion is an important part of becoming educated about your cancer and your [...]