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Improv After Cancer

Laughter may be the best medicine. The director of Cedars-Sinai's Cancer Rehabilitation and Survivorship program, Arash Asher, MD, helped create an improv comedy class and is evaluating its benefits to patients.

Discoveries / Jan 20, 2020

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Pregnancy After Cancer

Young women with breast cancer are often cautioned against having children for fear of an increased risk of cancer returning or spreading. Cedars-Sinai investigator Philomena McAndrew, MD, is challenging that conventional wisdom.

Discoveries / Aug 16, 2019

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Abreast of Trends in Cancer

Dr. Armando E. Giuliano has a minimally invasive approach toward breast cancer treatment, and thanks to philantropic support, his investigations could serve as the foundation for earlier detection and increasingly targeted treatment.

Discoveries / Feb 24, 2019

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Disparaging Asparagine

Asparagine, a nonessential amino acid commonly found in food, may hold a key to limiting the spread of an often-deadly type of breast cancer.

Discoveries / Feb 18, 2019


Avoiding Caregiver Burnout & Stress Overload

Nearly one-third of American adults provides some type of care for an aging or ill family member.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Dec 17, 2018


What to Expect During Your First Mammogram

Your first mammogram can be scary, but the good news is that the exam can be a lot less stressful with some preparation. Learn from an expert at Cedars-Sinai.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 18, 2018

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Innovation 2: Cancer Cures in a Dish

At Cedars-Sinai, investigators are using bioengineering to regenerate and grow human tissues in petri dishes to seek solutions to cancers that primarily affect women.

Discoveries / Jul 27, 2018

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The Cure Seeker

Heather L. McArthur, MD , Medical Director, Breast Oncology, talks about finding a cure for breast cancer and balancing work and family life.

Discoveries / Jul 26, 2018


New Research Investigates Breast Cancer & Pregnancy

New research conducted at Cedars-Sinai seeks to demonstrate that young women with breast cancer have the opportunity for pregnancy after diagnosis. Learn more.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 03, 2018


7 Common Breast Cancer Risk Factors: What's My Risk?

Knowing your risk can help you make decisions about screening and prevention.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jan 11, 2018


BRCA Study Investigates Genetic Testing

Testing for cancer-causing gene mutations is full of uncertainty. Who should be tested? What about genetic counseling? Learn from experts at Cedars-Sinai.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Dec 10, 2017


Photographing the Path Through Cancer

Cat Gwynn was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer in 2013. She's now a thriving, published author following treatment at Cedars-Sinai. Learn more.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Nov 14, 2017


What to Do When Your Life Partner Has Breast Cancer

Support for a loved one with breast cancer is essential, as treatment often brings physical and emotional challenges. Learn more from experts at Cedars-Sinai.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 29, 2017


Spa Day for Breast Cancer Patients

"There's a big emotional component to what our patients go through and Spa Day is a huge part of healing and recovery."

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 22, 2017


Beyond Pink Ribbons: How to Fight Breast Cancer

If you're looking for a way to fight breast cancer beyond turning your profile picture pink, consider these options.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 21, 2017