Breast Cancer
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June 8, 2022, 3:07 PM

Mom of 2 battles breast cancer while pregnant

Stephanie Schmidt, 30, says her breast cancer was discovered at a prenatal visit.
June 8, 2022, 3:07 PM
Mom gets breast cancer diagnosis at 8-week prenatal visit
June 7, 2022, 1:01 PM

Cancer drug could help women with metastatic breast cancer live longer, study says

A new study published in the New England Journal of Medicine says treating HER2-negative breast cancer patients with the existing cancer drug, Enhertu, can elongate their lives by five or six months.
June 7, 2022, 1:01 PM
Cancer drug could help women with metastatic breast cancer live longer, study says
June 5, 2022, 3:38 PM

Researchers: Breast cancer drug could help more patients

This targeted cancer therapy could open new treatment possibilities.
June 5, 2022, 3:38 PM
Researchers: Breast cancer drug could help more patients
2 months ago

‘Little Women’ star Terra Jole talks breast cancer diagnosis

The reality television personality underwent a double mastectomy to avoid a recurrence of the cancer and is sharing what is next on her health journey.
2 months ago
‘Little Women’ star Terra Jole talks breast cancer diagnosis
6 months ago

New diagnostic tool in battle against breast cancer

How artificial intelligence may help detect early signs of breast cancer years before symptoms.
6 months ago
New diagnostic tool in battle against breast cancer
8 months ago

Mother-daughter duos talk simultaneous breast cancer battles: 'We lift each other'

Sonia Jeffers and daughter Mysean Powell, and Diana Serano and daughter Miriam Fajardo open up about being diagnosed with breast cancer on "The View."
8 months ago
Mother-daughter duos talk simultaneous breast cancer battles: 'We lift each other'
8 months ago

Raising breast cancer awareness in men

Men aren’t often associated with breast cancer, but the American Cancer Society estimates that nearly 3,000 men will be diagnosed with invasive breast cancer in the U.S. this year.
8 months ago
Raising breast cancer awareness in men
8 months ago

Wednesday marks Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day

Founder & Executive chairwoman Kendra Scott talks about her partnership with Inheritance of Hope, non-profit which helps children facing the loss of a parent.
8 months ago
Wednesday marks Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day
8 months ago

Pandemic and breast cancer screenings

Dr. Elizabeth Comen talks about COVID-19’s impact on breast cancer screening and what that may mean for fighting the disease.
8 months ago
Pandemic and breast cancer screenings
8 months ago

Jill Biden shares why women shouldn’t postpone breast cancer screenings

The first lady sat down for an interview with “Good Morning America" co-host Robin Roberts about breast cancer prevention and why the message matters so much to her.
8 months ago
Jill Biden shares why women shouldn’t postpone breast cancer screenings
9 months ago

Founder of Hope Scarves helps change the way we talk about breast cancer

Lara MacGregor founded the nonprofit to share the support she felt when she was facing her own cancer battle.
9 months ago
Founder of Hope Scarves helps change the way we talk about breast cancer
9 months ago

How these breast cancer survivors became entrepreneurs

Three breast cancer survivors created products they knew other women going through breast cancer would want too, such as lingerie, head covers and snacks.
9 months ago
How these breast cancer survivors became entrepreneurs
9 months ago

‘90210’ star Shannen Doherty opens up about stage 4 breast cancer

In 2020, Doherty revealed her stage four breast cancer and is now sharing her story to break the stigma of those living with cancer. She continues to work, including starring in two Lifetime movie.
9 months ago
‘90210’ star Shannen Doherty opens up about stage 4 breast cancer
9 months ago

Actress opens up about fighting stage 3 breast cancer at age 19

"Anne With an E" star Miranda McKeon is currently undergoing chemotherapy.
9 months ago
Actress opens up about fighting breast cancer at age 19
9 months ago

Group of Ohio women on a mission to fight breast cancer

Pat Donnelly, Davida Pantuso and Barb Fox are part of a dragon boat team comprised of breast cancer survivors who are on a mission to help those who've battled or are battling the disease.
9 months ago
Group of Ohio women on a mission to fight breast cancer
9 months ago

'Anne With an E' star Miranda McKeon talks living with breast cancer

The star of the Netflix series learned she had stage 3 breast cancer at just 19 years old and has been undergoing chemotherapy.
9 months ago
'Anne With an E' star Miranda McKeon talks living with breast cancer
9 months ago

Shannen Doherty gives intimate look at her cancer battle

The actress has been documenting her battle with Stage 4 breast cancer.
9 months ago
Shannen Doherty gives intimate look at her cancer battle
9 months ago

Sen. Amy Klobuchar opens up about breast cancer battle

The Minnesota senator shares her personal battle with breast cancer after being diagnosed earlier this year, and whether Democrats will move to vote soon on a bipartisan infrastructure bill.
9 months ago
Sen. Amy Klobuchar opens up about breast cancer battle
9 months ago

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Susan G. Komen Founder Nancy Brinker gives insight on how breast cancer screenings are more critical this year during the pandemic.
9 months ago
Breast Cancer Awareness Month
9 months ago

Breast cancer surgeon Dr. Kristi Funk talks about latest research

Funk also shares different therapies for reducing the risk of breast cancer and how certain foods may help.
9 months ago
Breast cancer surgeon Dr. Kristi Funk talks about latest research
9 months ago

Drug shows promising results in fighting tough-to-treat breast cancer

About 1 in 5 people with breast cancer are positive for the HER-2 gene, which is more aggressive than other types.
9 months ago
Drug shows promising results in fighting tough-to-treat breast cancer
9 months ago

Drug shows revolutionary results in extending life for tough-to-treat breast cancer

New data could help change treatment and life expectancy.
9 months ago
Drug shows revolutionary results in combatting tough-to-treat breast cancer
9 months ago

Actress Shannen Doherty opens up about living with cancer

Doherty, who has stage 4 breast cancer, says she isn’t letting the disease control her life.
9 months ago
 Actress Shannen Doherty opens up about living with cancer
10 months ago

Sen. Amy Klobuchar reveals breast cancer battle

The Democratic senator from Minnesota speaks exclusively with Robin Roberts about her treatment and prognosis.
10 months ago
Sen. Amy Klobuchar reveals breast cancer battle
10 months ago

High cholesterol linked to spread of breast cancer: Study

ABC News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jen Ashton breaks down the study and the latest on the FDA approval of the Pfizer vaccine.
10 months ago
High cholesterol linked to spread of breast cancer: Study
1 year ago

Pill shows promise in treating aggressive form of breast cancer

A pill for breast cancer can prevent recurrence, symptoms, and death in a specific group of women, a new study finds.
1 year ago
Pill shows promise in treating aggressive form of breast cancer
1 year ago

Drug shows promise in treating aggressive form of breast cancer

Lynparza was found to help patients with harmful mutations live longer without disease after their cancers had been treated with standard surgery and chemotherapy.
1 year ago
Drug shows promise in treating aggressive form of breast cancer
1 year ago

How often should I have a mammogram?

Dr. Jen Ashton answers viewers’ questions about health and the COVID-19 vaccines.
1 year ago
How often should I have a mammogram?
1 year ago

Julia Louis-Dreyfus opens up about beating cancer

"I'm really good, I'm not just saying that," she said.
1 year ago
Julia Louis-Dreyfus opens up about beating cancer
2 years ago

Breast cancer on TV: A history of the disease's depiction throughout the years

A brief history of how breast cancer has been depicted on TV throughout the years in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month's 35th anniversary.
2 years ago
Breast cancer on TV: A history of the disease's depiction throughout the years
2 years ago

Sheryl Crow urges women to take breast cancer screening seriously amid COVID-19 pandemic

"Now I'm almost 15 years out and I'm leading a very healthy and happy and normal life because I was diagnosed at such an early stage," she said about breast cancer.
2 years ago
Sheryl Crow urges women to get mammograms amid COVID-19 pandemic
2 years ago

Women diagnosed with breast cancer amid COVID-19 stress importance of mammograms

Jennifer Gordon, Tanisha Worthy and Jennifer Grannis explain the importance of getting your annual mammogram despite the ongoing pandemic on "The View" Oct. 22, 2020.
2 years ago
Women diagnosed with breast cancer amid COVID-19 stress importance of mammograms
2 years ago

Dolly Parton teams up with other artists for song to support fight to end breast cancer

Dolly Parton, Sara Evans and other female artists collaborated on "PINK," a song supporting the fight to end breast cancer.
2 years ago
Dolly Parton leads artists for song to support fight to end breast cancer
2 years ago

Facing breast cancer risk during a pandemic

ABC News’ Erielle Reshef reports on the breast cancer “pre-vivors” continuing their care during the COVID-19 pandemic.
2 years ago
Facing breast cancer risk during a pandemic
2 years ago

Identical twin sisters battle duplicate breast cancer diagnoses

Meagan McCallum and Courtney Werner were diagnosed just months apart.
2 years ago
Identical twin sisters battle duplicate breast cancer diagnoses
2 years ago

Stars of Lifetime urge women not to neglect their breast health

Kelly Rowland, Vanessa Lachey, Melissa Joan Hart, Ali Stroker and Carly Hughes joined together to share a very important message amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
2 years ago
Stars of Lifetime urge women not to neglect their breast health
2 years ago

‘GMA’ surprises breast cancer survivor Donna Hopkins

The sportscaster was diagnosed with cancer more than two decades ago and since then has put a spotlight on the disease by helping those affected by it in the Washington, D.C., area.
2 years ago
‘GMA’ surprises breast cancer survivor Donna Hopkins
2 years ago

‘GMA’ Deals and Steals to save money and support Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Tory Johnson has exclusive discounts for “GMA” viewers on a number of products to support breast cancer awareness.
2 years ago
‘GMA’ Deals and Steals to save money and support Breast Cancer Awareness Month
2 years ago

Dr. Kristi Funk shares lifestyle changes to help women fight breast cancer

The breast cancer surgeon and medical director of Pink Lotus Breast Center talks about the latest science on breast cancer and shares ways to support breast health amid COVID-19.
2 years ago
Dr. Kristi Funk shares lifestyle changes to help women fight breast cancer
2 years ago

Foods to support breast health

Rachel Beller, a registered dietician and author of “Eat to Lose, Eat to Win,” shares great foods to eat to be proactive with breast health.
2 years ago
Foods to support breast health
2 years ago

'Beverly Hills 90210' actress opens up about cancer during the pandemic

Shannen Doherty talked to Elle Magazine in her first interview since revealing her diagnosis on “GMA,” and opened up about living with cancer.
2 years ago
'Beverly Hills 90210' actress opens up about cancer during the pandemic
2 years ago

Meredith Vieira talks about finding your voice with metastatic breast cancer

FindYourMBCVoice.com is an informational website from "GMA" sponsor Pfizer for women suffering from metastatic breast cancer to learn more about the disease and how to cope.
2 years ago
Meredith Vieira talks about finding your voice with metastatic breast cancer
2 years ago

Lingerie shop focuses on giving back to breast cancer survivors

Small business Cherry Blossom Intimates is on a mission to help breast cancer survivors feel good about themselves and their bodies.
2 years ago
Lingerie shop focuses on giving back to breast cancer survivors
2 years ago
Shannen Doherty provides uplifting update about cancer diagnosis: 'I’m back at it'
2 years ago

Shannen Doherty talks coping amidst battle with stage 4 breast cancer

Shannen Doherty recently opened up about how she is managing after revealing earlier this month that she is battling stage 4 breast cancer.
2 years ago
Shannen Doherty talks coping amidst battle with stage 4 breast cancer
2 years ago

Shannen Doherty explains why she kept stage 4 breast cancer diagnosis a secret

"[People] look at you like you're, you know, dead man walking basically."
2 years ago
Shannen Doherty explains why she kept stage 4 breast cancer diagnosis a secret
2 years ago

Shannen Doherty shares she has stage 4 breast cancer: 'I'd rather people hear it from me'

"90210" actress Shannen Doherty reveals that she has stage 4 cancer to "GMA"
2 years ago
Shannen Doherty reveals stage 4 breast cancer diagnosis
2 years ago

Shannen Doherty explains why she waited to go public with cancer news

After she revealed her battle with stage four breast cancer the actress explained in an exclusive interview with ABC News why she waited so long to tell the world.
2 years ago
Shannen Doherty explains why she waited to go public with cancer news
2 years ago

AI-powered computer 'outperformed' experts in spotting breast cancer

An initial study using a Google artificial intelligence system suggests the computer predicts breast cancer in mammography scans more accurately than human experts and radiologists.
2 years ago
AI-powered computer 'outperformed' experts in spotting breast cancer
2 years ago

AI-powered computer 'outperformed' humans spotting breast cancer in mammograms: Study

A study using a Google artificial intelligence system suggests the computer predicts breast cancer in mammography scans more accurately that human experts.
2 years ago
AI 'outperformed' human experts in spotting breast cancer in mammograms: Study