RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Breast Cancer

A collection of news and information related to Breast Cancer published by this site and its partners.

Top Breast Cancer Articles

Displaying items 23-33
  • For the Decemberists, change is good

    For the Decemberists, change is good
    "We've all changed," announced Decemberists leader Colin Meloy near the outset of their magnificent 110-minute concert Friday at a sold-out Chicago Theatre. "We've all retracted into our childhood a little bit more." The vocalist directed the comments...
  • Article on biopsy doubts creates unneeded fear

    We all experience at least some anxiety waiting for results of radiology or laboratory testing. As a pathologist who has been in practice for more than 25 years, I fear your recent article “Accuracy of breast biopsies in doubt; New study finds...
  • Joan Collins receives damehood from Prince Charles

    Joan Collins receives damehood from Prince Charles
    Just call her Dame Joan Collins now, darling. The "Dynasty" alum received the title of Dame Commander of the British Empire from Britain's Prince Charles on Thursday for her charity work with Shooting Star Chase children's hospice, breast cancer...
  • Decemberists find new joy in a 'Terrible World'

    Decemberists find new joy in a 'Terrible World'
    When Colin Meloy and his bandmates in the Decemberists took a break in 2011, the agenda was open-ended. The band's steady growth had paid off in a new commercial peak — the Portland quintet's "The King is Dead" had debuted at No. 1 on the...
  • Ken Burns unravels the mysteries of cancer in PBS film

    There's a mystery to cancer, in large part because of fear, that PBS tries to unravel in next week's six-hour documentary "Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies." "We're not really honest with each other," filmmaker Ken Burns said. "We know about heart...
  • Ride for Relay helps fight cancer

    Ride for Relay helps fight cancer
    Nearly 200 bicyclists recently raced for a cure during the inaugural Ride for Relay event at C.B. Smith Park in Pembroke Pines. The event brought in more than $2,500 for Relay for Life, an American Cancer Society fundraiser that allows survivors to...
  • Community news for Vernon edition

    Friends of Hall Memorial Library seeking book donations ELLINGTON - The Friends of Hall Memorial Library in Ellington are asking for donations for our Book Cellar and upcoming April Book Sale. We accept donations of good clean books, CDs DVDs and audio...
  • For breast cancer survivors, early psychological intervention has lasting positive effects

    For breast cancer survivors, early psychological intervention has lasting positive effects
    We've been exploring cancer survivorship in a series in the Orlando Sentinel. In our most recent story, women shared how the fear and anxiety of cancer's return has followed them, even after their cancer is gone.  As more people continue to survive...
  • Family Entrepreneurs: Parents, kids build businesses from the ground up

    Family Entrepreneurs: Parents, kids build businesses from the ground up
    During a tumultuous time in her life, Melanie Grefe decided to take a leap of faith. Three years ago, the Hollywood resident packed her two kids in the car and began driving. She ended up in a place that would eventually change her life: Weeki Wachee...
  • Pro golfer Pressel fights cancer in mother's name

    Pro golfer Pressel fights cancer in mother's name
    As a golf pro, West Boca's Morgan Pressel has a high profile. But unless you know her back story, she may not be on the radar yet. Give her time. Her Morgan Pressel Foundation has raised $4 million in the fight against cancer and breast cancer. Here, in...
  • Angelina Jolie's decision to remove ovaries touches on problem many women face

    Angelina Jolie's decision to remove ovaries touches on problem many women face
    They still call it the "Angelina Jolie wave" at the University of Kansas Hospital. When the international philanthropist and filmmaker announced two years ago that she'd had her still-healthy breasts removed because her family history and genetics put...