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Minority women less likely to get breast cancer screening

Black and Hispanic women are less likely than white women to be screened for breast cancer, a large review finds.

Taking breast cancer prevention drug beyond 5 years may not raise survival

Many breast cancer survivors take anti-estrogen drugs for at least five years to help lessen their risk of recurrence.

Why breast cancer survivors should exercise

Excessive stress can lead to memory problems among breast cancer survivors, but exercise can help, according to new research.

Cheaper breast cancer drug does well in clinical trial

For women with advanced HER2-positive breast cancer, a similar but less expensive experimental drug works just as well as the standard drug Herceptin (trastuzumab), a new study finds.

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