Health Plans Exclude Some Vital Breast Cancer Services

Health Plans Exclude Some Vital Breast Cancer Services

There is a reason why the healthcare industry in the United States has been seeing a wide range of reforms and why Senator Bernie Sanders along with his many supporters have sought to pass universal healthcare coverage. President Barack Obama has spent years defending...

At Risk African-American Women Have High Rates of BRCA Mutations

It is well known that among Ashkenazi Jewish women the incidence of a BRCA mutation is in the range of 1-2%.  But did you know that in African-American women who have had early-onset breast cancer (defined as breast cancer diagnosed before the age of 45), or who come...

Our February Newsletter about Breast Cancer Genetics

Breaking News: Two New Genetic Mutations Tied to Breast Cancer Discovered By Vera Gruessner Over the last few decades, genetic research has aided scientific discoveries with regard to enhancing therapies for a multitude of serious medical conditions. Breast cancer is...

Four Steps Toward Better Breast Health

By Vera Gruessner Have you ever heard the saying, “At least you have your health?” If you lose your job, your car breaks down, or you get a divorce, your loved ones will often say “At least you have your health.” But what happens if you...