The American Cancer Society launched Breast Cancer Awareness Month by throwing a Pink Party in Chicago Thursday night.
More than half of women over 40 in the U.S. have dense breasts, which affects how their breast tissue shows up on a mammogram.
A man's cancer vanished after he was injected with a weakened herpes virus in a promising clinical trial
The 39-year-old patient told the BBC that he was preparing for the end of his life when he learned about the experimental cancer drug.
Woman Was Denied a Mammogram at Age 30 — but Ended Up with Stage 4 Breast Cancer: 'I Was Failed by the System'
Philecia La'Bounty felt a lump in her breast but was denied a mammogram due to her age and family history — months later, she found out she had breast cancer that had metastasized
- The Telegraph
Common antidepressants may raise the risk of heart disease and an early death, a study suggests.
When all my limbs went numb one morning, I went to urgent care in a panic. It turned out to be a vitamin B12 deficiency.
Before I was diagnosed with a vitamin B12 deficiency, I had no idea the symptoms could be so severe. Five months later, I'm finally feeling better.
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If you're enrolled in Medicare, you should know that open enrollment will soon kick off. Each year, seniors on Medicare can make changes to their existing coverage, from Oct. 15 all the way through Dec. 7. Medicare Advantage and Part D drug plans can change from year to year.
- Yahoo Life
If you're confused about the many COVID variants, you're not alone. Here's what experts are telling us.
A 37-year-old woman took herbal supplements to treat her arthritis. Within weeks, she died of liver failure.
An Ayurvedic practitioner prescribed the woman unspecified herbal supplements, and her skin soon turned jaundiced, according to a coroner.
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Letters include why we need to stop anti-abortion extremists claiming they are advocates for life; and why we must stop making obesity a badge of pride.
- Good Housekeeping
Fans react to Katie Couric’s breast cancer diagnosis. She was diagnosed with cancer in June and underwent a lumpectomy. She has dense breasts which require more screenings.
Whether you want to up your salad game or you're looking for a new side dish, quinoa is a must-have grain to add to your shopping cart. Both tasty and nutritious, quinoa has grown in popularity in recent years and people are coming up with new recipes and creative ways to incorporate quinoa into ...
An STD linked to infertility is silently spreading, scientists warn — here's how to spot signs of Mycoplasma genitalium
Most people with Mycoplasma genitalium don't experience symptoms, but it can cause pain when peeing in both men and women.
- The Courier Journal
There is no delicate way to put it. Americans are fat and getting fatter every year. So, what can we do about it?
A new study highlights risk factors driving increasing incidence of early-onset cancers. Researchers hypothesize why cancer is on the rise among young people.
- Men's Health
An anti-inflammatory diet has been linked to better heart health, longevity, and even improved arthritis. A dietitian explains what it means to eat this way.
- Fox News
Dr. Anthony Fauci and his wife, Christine Grady, experienced millions in increased net worth as many Americans struggled during the pandemic, according to a watchdog group.
- Eating Well
More and more people are starting to follow the Mediterranean diet, so we gathered our favorite breakfast, lunch and dinner recipes that fit perfectly within its customizable recommendations. One of the healthiest and easiest eating patterns around, the Mediterranean diet can lead to some major health benefits like supporting heart health, brain health and weight loss, if that is your goal. Recipes like our Grilled Chicken with Red Pepper-Pecan Romesco Sauce and Skillet Eggs with Tomatillos & Spinach are highly-rated for a reason, and they'll make a great addition to your menu this week.
Exercise can help prevent disease and early death, especially if you do both strength training and cardio each week, a new study suggests.
There are two key reasons experts are concerned the flu could hit early this year. A top expert explains why he's getting his shot very soon.
I was diagnosed with breast cancer at 8 months pregnant. I had a C-section before my due date so I could start chemo.
Jennifer Deus was devastated by her breast-cancer diagnosis at almost nine months pregnant. She vowed to beat the disease for her kids.