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BEST PRACTICES IN FERTILITY PRESERVATION FOR BREAST CANCER PATIENTS

Breast cancer affects 1 in 8 US women and about 20% of cases are in women less than age 50, according to the American Cancer Society. Better screening programs and early detection has helped improve the prognosis. Intensive research, better surgical treatment, and effective chemotherapy have allowed these patients to have better quality of life as […]

FERTILITY PRESERVATION FOR WOMEN WITH BREAST CANCER

I recently was  invited to speak in front of a group of breast cancer surgeons finishing their training. In preparing for this talk, I learned that more than 11,000 women under the age of 40 are diagnosed with breast cancer each year. Many of these women have not had children at the time of their […]