Breast Cancer

Medically reviewed by Dr. Sylvia Krueger Despite breast cancer being one of the most commonly recognized forms of cancer, much of that familiarity is cut short after identifying the name and the region of the body it affects. Understanding what breast cancer is, as well as statistics and treatment methods can better equip patients to […]

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Dr. Hamilton on breast and gynecologic cancers

Tennessee Oncology’s Dr. Hamilton talks with Cindy Sanders about how, “Cancer is a scary word,” but “The majority of women who are diagnosed with breast cancer go on to lead happy, full, cancer-free lives.” To read the entire article click here.

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Racial disparities receding for women with breast cancer

(CNN)Racial disparities between black and white breast cancer patients are receding, according to a report released Thursday. Younger women of both races benefit equally from timely treatment, but differences in death rates still exist for black and white women over age 50, a new report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention indicates. […]

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