Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is the most common cancer among American women, but women in Southeast Missouri have access to the best cancer care available at Saint Francis Medical Center's Cancer Institute. Our exclusive local affiliation with MD Anderson Cancer Network gives patients access to evidence-based treatment protocols and treatment processes developed by The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center - ranked No. 1 in cancer care by U.S. News & World Report. For more information, visit http://www.sfmc.net/service/cancer-institute/breast-cancer/

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Breast Cancer

Women who are unhappy with the size of their breasts -- whether too big or too small -- may be less likely to perform self-exams to check for signs of breast cancer, new research suggests.

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Breast Cancer

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved the first drug aimed at treating metastatic breast cancers linked to the BRCA gene mutation.

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Breast Cancer

Breakthroughs in breast cancer screening and treatment have slashed the percentage of women dying from the disease, a new analysis reveals.

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Breast Cancer

Artificial intelligence is assuming a greater role in many walks of life, with research suggesting it may even help doctors diagnose disease.

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Breast Cancer

It's never too late for women to lose weight to lower their breast cancer risk, a new study suggests.

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Breast Cancer

Women with earlier-stage breast cancer may be able to spend less time on hormonal therapy without dimming their prognosis, a new study suggests.

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