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Breast Cancer Awareness Month | A Brief Conversation about Current Therapies for Breast Cancer and Self-Awareness

Sitting down in front of three specialists could bring a sense of security and yet a feeling that the world is spinning out of control. "The pathology results arrived yesterday. You have HER2-positive breast cancer and a little portion of it is in your lymph node too," is not something any woman wants to hear.… Continue reading Breast Cancer Awareness Month | A Brief Conversation about Current Therapies for Breast Cancer and Self-Awareness

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Most women with early breast cancer do not benefit from chemotherapy, a new 2018 study finds

Over 3.5 million women survived breast cancer in 2016, according to the American Cancer Society. The emerging era of personalized cancer therapy could knock this number out of the park. And that's good news. Personalized cancer treatment targets a person's genetic makeup and the cellular environment surrounding a tumor. If there is enough information about… Continue reading Most women with early breast cancer do not benefit from chemotherapy, a new 2018 study finds

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How Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Will Fight Cancer in 2018

If artificial intelligence (AI) is the bringer of hope for cancer survival, then it must be treated with utmost care, paid its due diligence, and served on a platter to those who desperately need it. In recent years, AI and machine learning have sent waves through the healthcare industry. Yet, one question lingers in the… Continue reading How Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Will Fight Cancer in 2018