Tag Archives: Breast

How to Give Yourself a Breast Massage? From Alleviating Stress to Relieving Sore Muscles, Here’s How this Self-Care Practice Will Benefit Your Health!

When you massage your breasts, you probably only think of intimacy and breast cancer self-exams. But massaging your breasts is an excellent form of self-care and can have some significant benefits. Yes, apart from your pedicure and manicure, this can be a great self-care practice. Just think of all the great feeling that you get… Read More »

FDA Approves Phesgo (pertuzumab, trastuzumab, and hyaluronidase-zzxf) for HER2-Positive Breast Cancer

FDA Approves Phesgo (pertuzumab, trastuzumab, and hyaluronidase-zzxf) for HER2-Positive Breast Cancer Print this page South San Francisco, CA — June 29, 2020 — Genentech, a member of the Roche Group (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY), today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Phesgo, a fixed-dose combination (FDC) of Perjeta® (pertuzumab)… Read More »

Breast surgeon hurt 1000 patients

The chair of an independent inquiry into how a prominent British breast surgeon was able to perform unnecessary operations for years concluded on Tuesday that more than 1,000 patients might have been affected by a “dysfunctional” system that did not keep patients safe. In 2017, a jury found rogue surgeon Ian Paterson guilty of 17… Read More »

Research shows hair dye and straighteners increase risk of breast cancer in Black women

Adobe Stock Images A study has sparked concerns about how permanent hair dye and chemical hair straighteners affects the safety of African American women. The study was recently published in the International Journal of Cancer. Past research has found a connection in the chemicals of hair dye and straighteners with cancer. However, when tested within… Read More »