Recent Posts in Breast Care Category

09.27.2016
Schedule Your Mammogram

Mammography is widely recognized as the “gold standard” in detecting breast cancer. And each RWJBarnabas Health hospital provides women with access to comprehensive mammography services and dedicated centers for breast care. Establishing ...

09.27.2016
Coping after Cancer: The Emotions of a Breast Cancer Survivor

When faced with cancer and coming to terms with breast cancer, emotions and anxiety may run high. It’s common for survivors to go through many emotions following treatment, including fear, anxiety, guilt, depression and uncertainty. Even years ...

09.27.2016
Understanding Inflammatory Breast Cancer

While most breast cancers start with a distinct lump or tumor, inflammatory breast cancer (IBC) usually starts with the reddening and swelling of the breast. While there’s some disagreement in the numbers, the American Cancer Society reports ...

09.27.2016
Breast Cancer Risk Factors

Most women who have one or more breast cancer risk factors never develop breast cancer, but many women with no known risk factors have breast cancer. Even when a woman with risk factors develops breast cancer, it’s hard to know just how or how ...