About 240,000 new cases of breast cancer will be diagnosed in this country this year, and a lot of people assume the diagnosis automatically
means chemotherapy treatment.
For about half of breast cancer cases, there's now a genetic test that can help women and their doctors decide whether they'll be able to avoid the dreaded chemo.
Last year, after Eleanor Garrity felt a lump in the shower and got the news she was fearing, she had a mastectomy. She was sure the next step would be pretty...Full Story