October is breast cancer awareness month, join us for “Bradazzled”!

  October is breast cancer awareness month and it is right around the corner! Join us on Wednesday, October 14th 5:30pm-8:00pm at Galerie Zuger in Solaris for “Bradazzled”. We will have food, drink and a silent auction of bedazzled bras made by local artists.  


Acupuncture Relieves AI-Related Aches

Oncology Times 9/10/15 VIENNA—Acupuncture treatments appear to relieve the common musculoskeletal discomfort experienced by women taking aromatase inhibitors (AIs) to reduce the risk of recurrent breast cancer, researchers reported in a small, single-arm study. Giovanni Giardina, MD, Senior Assistant in Oncology at Ospedale diCircolo e Fondazione Macchi reported that a study of Italian women with […]


Warning that Hormone Replacement Therapy Nullifies Benefits of Exercise in Breast Cancer Risk-Reduction

BY ED SUSMAN   CHICAGO–Physical activity is known to reduce the risk of breast cancer–but all the benefit of that activity appears to be negated by taking hormone replacement therapy. That is the conclusion of a meta-analysis reported here at the American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting (Abstract 1561).   “If you are a […]