breast cancer

2019 ASCO ® Annual Meeting; #ASCO19
May 15, 2019 · Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff
Read research highlights that will be presented at the 2019 ASCO Annual Meeting, covering low-fat diets and risk of breast cancer death, chemotherapy for older adults with esophageal cancer, targeted therapy for those at risk for multiple myeloma, the rate of genetic changes in childhood cancers, and a new targeted therapy for childhood central nervous system tumors. Read More >>
May 10, 2019 · Claire Smith, ASCO staff
Kimberly Pena was 31 when she was diagnosed with breast cancer, the same age her mother was when she was diagnosed more than 3 decades earlier. She shares her experience with cancer, treatment, and trying to convince her family to be tested for the BRCA genetic mutation. Read More >>
May 2, 2019 · Claire Smith, ASCO staff
Three years ago, Sara Tejeda was pregnant, with another child in intensive care, when she was diagnosed with breast cancer. In this interview, she shares the story of how she came through the pain and loss. Read More >>
Bárbara Segarra-Vázquez; Voices on Cancer
April 11, 2019 · Bárbara Segarra-Vázquez, DHSc
Dr. Bárbara Segarra-Vázquez’s breast cancer diagnosis in 2003 has led to a career of advocacy in cancer research as well as bringing the Hispanic experience to cancer clinicians. Read More >>
April 9, 2019 · Monika Sharda, ASCO staff
In this podcast interview, Dr. Allison W. Kurian talks about a recent study showing that most women with breast or ovarian cancer do not receive genetic testing. Read More >>

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