5 Ways to Reduce your Risk of Breast Cancer

When Angelina Jolie described her double mastectomy in an OP-ED column in the New York Times she started a discussion that I think is important.  The well-known actress and activist is in a somewhat rare category when it comes to breast cancer risk in that she has the BRCA1 gene mutation. This is an inherited […]


Research Shows Acupuncture Can Help Relieve the Side Effects of Breast Cancer Treatment

Doctors treating breast cancer give patients drugs that lower their estrogen levels in order to reduce the risk that breast cancer will return. Unfortunately these drugs also mimic the symptoms of menopause and can have some unpleasant side effects such as night sweats, insomnia and hot flashes.