| May 14, 2013
| 12:12 PM
Angelina Jolie said the decision to undergo a double mastectomy to reduce her chances of getting breast cancer "wasn't easy."
In an op-ed in the New York Times under the headline “My Medical Choice,” the Oscar-winning actress said she...
| May 15, 2013
| 11:51 AM
After undergoing a cancer-preventive double mastectomy and breast reconstruction, Angelina Jolie will follow up with surgery to remove her ovaries, according to a report in People magazine.
Jolie's mother, Marcheline Bertrand, died of ovarian cancer...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Giuiana Rancic isn't letting her double mastectomy affect her family planning. TV host Giuliana Rancic says that after her recovery, she and husband Bill Rancic will let their hearts decide when to start trying to conceive....
| Dec 15, 2011
| 4:37 PM
Giuliana Rancic has had her double mastectomy and is "doing really well," according to husband Bill Rancic, who got to help pick out the new look that will come with her reconstructive surgery. Giuliana Rancic discovered her breast cancer after a...
| Nov 6, 2012
Ann Walton-Teter was diagnosed with breast cancer in September. About a month later, she was informed by her health insurer, Anthem Blue Cross, that her coverage had been canceled because of a missed payment.
Anthem would eventually admit that it was...
| Jan 30, 2012
In November, following an emotional public hearing some months earlier, the Food and Drug Administration withdrew approval for the cancer drug Avastin for patients with metastatic breast cancer — the late-stage, incurable form of the disease. The...
| Jul 9, 2011
Former First Lady Betty Ford, who captivated the nation with her unabashed candor and forthright discussion of her personal battles with breast cancer, prescription drug addiction and alcoholism, has died. She was 93.
Ford died Friday at the Eisenhower...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 4:38 PM
Giuliana Rancic will have a double mastectomy as the next stage in her fight against breast cancer. In October, Giuliana Rancic revealed she was undergoing a double lumpectomy....
| Jul 6, 2010
| 9:34 PM
Republican Senate nominee Carly Fiorina, a breast cancer survivor who frequently discusses her experiences with the disease on the campaign trail, had reconstructive surgery Tuesday. âCarly is in good spirits and is happy to have concluded this...
| Jan 3, 2011
| 7:42 PM
Surgeons make different choices in how they excise abnormal cells that are an early precursor to a breast cancer called ductal carcinoma, or DCIS. And surgeons make a wide range of recommendations on whether a woman diagnosed with DCIS should receive...
| Jul 17, 2011
Shopping for underwear sounds either mundane or glamorous, depending on your point of view — but it can also be daunting.
"People have no idea what they're doing," said Bonnie Kaufman, "because it's like buying a mattress. What do you really know...