Highlighting four of the Top 10 Medical Innovations picked by the Cleveland Clinic.
A unique exhibit using mannequin hands goes on display this week at the University of Arizona Medical Center's South Campus.
There is a genetic malfunction that causes cancer in the Ruelas family.
Nineteen states, including Arizona, have enacted mandatory breast density reporting laws.
Knowing how to control your risk for breast cancer is paramount.
Dr. Joyce Schroeder has made some important discoveries.
There are many sat-fat traps out there. Here are our top five.
The Susan G. Komen Southern Arizona Affiliate recently announced this year’s community grants recipients. The organization is awarding a total of $204,763 204,763 to eight local organizations in its six-county service area in Southern Arizona.
On April 12, 1945, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt died of a massive stroke at the Little White House, his personal retreat, in Warm Springs, Ga. Writing in CNS Spectrums, Drs. Jeffrey M. Jones and Joni L. Jones note “… while sitting for a portrait, FDR suddenly developed a severe headac…
Oscar-winning actress Angelina Jolie announced on Tuesday that she had a preventive mastectomy after learning she had a gene that significantly raised her risk of breast cancer.
In double mastectomies, surgeons typically remove as much breast tissue as possible. In Jolie's case, because she…
LOS ANGELES - It stands to reason that the longer a woman waits to start breast cancer treatment, the worse her prognosis. A new study of California women puts some hard numbers on the cost of delaying treatment - and finds that Latinas, African-Americans and poor women were most likely to p…
Women treated with radiation for breast cancer are more likely to develop heart problems later, even with the lower doses used today, troubling new research suggests. The risk comes from any amount of radiation, starts five years after treatment and lasts for decades, doctors found.
My mother died of breast cancer in March 1980, two years after she was diagnosed. I was 17 years old. My mom was only 43.
CHICAGO — Advanced breast cancer has increased slightly among young women, a 34-year analysis suggests. The disease is still uncommon among women younger than 40, and the small change has experts scratching their heads about possible reasons.
Manzanita Elementary Principal Colleen Nichols shows the National Blue Ribbon Award given to the school by the U.S. Department of Education. It recognizes constant exemplary performance. The school received the honor in November, but held a Blue Ribbon flag ceremony on Jan. 9
Thornydale Elementary a finalist in contest
Events include party tonight at Playground.
The Maids of Tucson are hosting a rummage sale and car wash Saturday from 10 a.m. tp 4 p.m. at The Maids home office, 4425 E. Broadway.
PHOENIX — A Phoenix woman who pretended to have cancer in order to raise money for breast implants has pleaded guilty to a theft charge.
PHOENIX — A Phoenix woman has been charged with fraud and theft after authorities say she told people she had cancer and needed treatment so she could get money from them to buy breast implants.