breast cancer

What can the NBA do about unwanted owners?

Apr 28, 2014
We look at why breast-cancer survivors have a high rate of long-term unemployment. And, a look at the markets in the week ahead.
Posted In: NBA, Donald Sterling, Clippers, breast cancer, long-term unemployment
Long-term unemployment for cancer survivors

Breast-cancer survivors and long-term unemployment

Apr 28, 2014
University of Michigan researchers say the rate can be 30 percent or higher several years after treatment.
Posted In: breast cancer, family medical leave act, medical leave

The cost of Angelina Jolie's cancer testing? More than $4,000

May 14, 2013
Angelina Jolie's double mastectomy is likely to boost demand for a medical test that determines the probability of breast cancer. That test is currently available from just one company, Myriad Genetics, which charges more than $4,000.
Posted In: Angelina Jolie, breast cancer, Myriad, genetic testing, Science

Komen Foundation does a 180

Feb 3, 2012
After a huge outcry, the Susan G. Komen For the Cure Foundation says it will not cut funding to Planned Parenthood. But Komen may not be able to reverse the damage it has done to its organization.
Posted In: Susan G. Komen For the Cure Foundation, Planned Parenthood, breast cancer

Breast cancer vaccine shows promise

May 31, 2010
American scientists say they have developed a vaccine that has prevented breast cancer from developing in mice. Their findings are published in the...
Posted In: breast cancer

Controversy over KFC pink buckets

Apr 28, 2010
Kentucky Fried Chicken has launched a campaign to fight breast cancer with big pink buckets of chicken....
Posted In: breast cancer, KFC