Health care reform through the Affordable Care Act didn’t come easy. Now in an ironic twist, American health care access is being decided on by the Supreme Court — a small panel of judges that not one American had the privilege of voting for. read more..
Support group participation during the post-operative radiotherapy period increases levels of coping resources among women with breast cancer
This study shows that participation in a support group during post-operative radiotherapy can be socially and emotionally strengthening because of the opportunity for the patients to mutually share experiences. (Source: European Journal of Cancer Care) read more..
Why Do You Have Prescription For Hormone Therapy?
Cancer of the breast is treated with surgery, chemotherapy, radiation and hormone therapy. Hormone therapy is prescribed if you test positive for estrogen and progesterone receptors. The drug is tamoxifen which helps prevent recurrence of breast cancer. read more..