When cancer invades one breast, many women opt to remove both. Two new studies highlight the trend toward elective double mastectomy.
Exhausting the body’s pain management system can leave those with chronic conditions unable to find relief — either naturally or via opioids.
Few tumor samples from minorities means research is likely missing key mutations that fuel cancer in different racial or ethnic groups.
The link between the birth defect microcephaly and the Zika virus has raised alarm. Now, a new examination of non-Zika cases could help scientists understand why microcephaly occurs in any patient.
A new paper links digital communication, including Facebook and Twitter, to confidence in cancer treatment choices. But there were some use disparities based on age, education and race.