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breast cancer

The Breast Cancer Death Rate Is Down 40 Percent

Here's how to do your part to make sure that number keeps dropping.

Leigh Weingus
October 4

Habits Of European Women That Reduce The Risk Of Breast Cancer

They seem to get everything right, don't they?

Joel Kahn, M.D.
October 26 2016

What's Wrong With Breast Cancer Awareness Month (From A Survivor)

We need to approach breast cancer awareness with a more nuanced etiquette, according to one survivor.

Paige Davis
October 18 2016

Keep Your Estrogen Levels Balanced With These 3 Tips

Don't let estrogen imbalance stop you from living a healthy, happy life.

Pratik Dholakiya
September 8 2016

Do You Really Need To See A Gynecologist Every Year?

You may have seen headlines in the last few weeks questioning whether women really need annual pelvic exams. Here's what you need to know.

Dr. Kristin Bendikson
July 13 2016

How Your Lifestyle Habits Really Affect Your Cancer Risk: An Oncologist Explains

Of course, cancer can result due to the inheritance of mutant genes, plus random bad luck. But cancer isn't necessarily fate. Every day we make...

Dr. Theodora Ross
April 20 2016

7 Proven Ways To Help Prevent Cancer

In the wellness world, cancer prevention is a common topic. But which techniques are actually backed by science?

Dr. Francesca Vazquez
February 29 2016

What You Need To Know About The Link Between Sugar & Disease

This is the year we waged war on sugar, and perhaps rightfully so. We already know that an increase in consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages has...

Dr. Lorenzo Cohen
January 7 2016

Should This Post-Mastectomy Instagram Account Have Been Shut Down?

Instagram has received a ton of backlash over the past few years for banning popular hashtags — like #curvy and #goddess — and photos with female...

Emi Boscamp
November 17 2015

I Have A High Risk Of Breast Cancer. Here's How I Live Well

By the time I was a young adult, I already knew I was at risk for breast cancer. My grandmother had had it and my mother was diagnosed when I was 25....

Jeanette Bronée
October 22 2015

5 Ways My Sex Life Improved After Breast Cancer

If you had asked me even just a few months before my cancer diagnosis what I thought of my body, you would have gotten a laundry list of complaints:...

Christine Egan
October 14 2015

5 Ways To Mindfully Honor Breast Cancer Awareness Month

For many breast cancer survivors, including myself, the pink frenzy of October can be a confusing time. On the one hand, as a survivor, I appreciate...

Paige Davis
October 6 2015

7 Things You Should Do Every Day For Your Breasts

How often do you think about the health of your breasts? I mean, really think about them? I don’t mean wondering if they’re too small, too big, too...

Meghan Telpner
September 29 2015

A Simple Meditation That Can Help Anyone Affected By Breast Cancer

In honor of the upcoming month of October and breast cancer awareness , I put together a simple meditation to help anyone affected by this disease....

Kathryn Budig
October 1 2014

The 5-Part Wellness Plan That Helped Me During & After Cancer

In 2009, I was running a wine and food public relations agency in New York City, hobnobbing with famous chefs, drinking world-class wines and...

Melanie Young
September 22 2014

3 Common Chemicals That May Cause Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is an epidemic. One in eight women will develop the disease, and nearly 40,000 women die from it yearly (though, thankfully, the death...

Healthy Child Healthy World
August 19 2014

Why Some People Change Their Lives But Others Stay Stuck

Asha Mevlana faced a difficult choice. The decision she made ultimately would help her to rise to rock stardom, playing electric violin with some of...

Dr. David B. Feldman
August 15 2014

Walking 30 Minutes A Day Can Reduce The Risk Of Breast Cancer

Post-menopausal women who walk a mere 30 minutes per day are 10 percent less likely to get breast cancer, according to a wide-reaching study published...

August 11 2014