breast cancer

Photographer captures husband shaving wife's head before chemo

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Arkansas photographer Mandy Parks captured Charlie and Kelsey Johnson in a raw photo shoot following her breast cancer diagnosis.Read more

Florida woman says effort to give her son a kidney saved her life

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A Florida mom knows all too well what a parent would do to save their child.Read more

New testing recommendations for BRCA gene

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There are new recommendations about which women should undergo testing for BRCA gene mutations.Read more


Drugs make headway against lung, breast, prostate cancers

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Newer drugs are substantially improving the chances of survival for some people with hard-to-treat forms of lung, breast and prostate cancer, doctors reported at the...Read more

New research shows targeted therapy increases survival for breast cancer patients

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Researchers say adding a targeted drug to standard hormone therapy can significantly improve survival of some women with breast cancer.Read more

Less fat, more fruit may cut risk of dying of breast cancer

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For the first time, a large experiment suggests that trimming dietary fat and eating more fruits and vegetables may lower a woman's risk of dying of breast cancer.Read more

Louisville Slugger factory making pink bats for Mother's Day

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The Louisville Slugger Factory is busy right now painting bats pink just in time for Mother's Day.Read more

Indianapolis' Race for the Cure set for Saturday, April 27

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More than 2,000 women in central Indiana are diagnosed with breast cancer every year and more than 400 will die from it.Read more

U.S. experts: Too soon to pull breast implants tied to cancer

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Government medical advisers said Monday it's too soon to ban a type of breast implant that has recently been linked to a rare form of cancer, saying more information is...Read more


Set up to fail: Insurance denials complicate woman's cancer battle

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WTHR found insurance providers can deny doctors' orders and force patients to try less effective or lower cost options first, as part of a practice called "step therapy."Read more

Triton Central High School's 'Pink Out' game raises record amount for breast cancer survivors

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Triton Central High School honored breast cancer survivors with their annual "Pink Out" basketball game.Read more