August 2, 2011

The surgeon general on Monday issued a release promoting breast-feeding in support of World Breast-feeding Week, Aug. 1 through 7.

May 23, 2011

Prince of Peace Enterprises on Monday announced its sponsorship of the 2011 Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Global, taking place in Washington, D.C., June 4 at the Capitol Mall in support of its external analgesic Tiger Balm.

May 6, 2011

Greenstone has introduced an authorized generic treatment for breast cancer, the generics subsidiary of Pfizer said.

April 25, 2011

Mylan has launched a generic treatment for breast cancer, the drug maker said Monday.

April 6, 2011

Breast cancer survivors who experience large weight gain have an increased risk of death after diagnosis, according to research released Tuesday by scientists at the Kaiser Permanente Division of Research in Oakland, Calif.

February 22, 2011

Prince of Peace Enterprises' Tiger Balm brand on Tuesday announced its sponsorship of the 2011 Susan G. Komen Los Angeles County Race for the Cure, taking place Sunday, March 6, at Dodger Stadium.

February 9, 2011

Women with ovarian cancer who received a drug made by Genentech lived longer without their disease becoming worse, according to a late-stage clinical trial.

January 27, 2011

Looking to provide breast-feeding mothers with helpful information and advice, Medela has launched a free mobile application for the iPhone and iPod Touch.

January 26, 2011

Smoking before menopause, especially prior to giving birth, may be associated with a modest increase in the risk of developing breast cancer, according to a report in the Jan. 24 issue of Archives of Internal Medicine.

December 17, 2010

According to a new report released Friday by the Institute for Women’s Policy Research, a provision in the Affordable Care Act of 2010 that requires employers to provide nursing breaks and a private, sanitary place to express breast milk for most mothers employed on an hourly basis will drive breast-feeding rates up by 4% in the first six months.

December 16, 2010

Just a few months after a Food and Drug Administration advisory committee recommended limiting the use of a Genentech drug designed to treat breast cancer, the regulatory agency is looking to revoke the approval altogether.

December 13, 2010

A drug made by Amgen was able to delay certain bone problems in patients with advanced breast cancer better than a competing drug, according to study results presented at the 33rd annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium.

December 9, 2010

Despite recommendations, half of women ages 40 years and older do not get annual mammograms, according to a new study by pharmacy benefit manager Medco.

November 14, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new treatment for breast cancer, the agency...

October 27, 2010

A New York Times report published Tuesday illustrated exactly how far apart the rubber is...

October 20, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a biotech drug for treating cancer of the...

October 13, 2010

Prince of Peace Enterprises on Thursday announced its sponsorship of the 15th annual Susan G....

October 3, 2010

Safeway kicked off its annual breast cancer awareness initiative for the 10th year in a...

September 26, 2010

Supermarket chain Stater Bros. is marking National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October by giving...

September 21, 2010

Procter & Gamble will sell limited-edition "pink" products at Target and will distribute a special...

September 16, 2010

Boehringer Ingelheim has started a late-stage clinical trial of a drug for treating breast cancer,...

September 12, 2010

Three-out-of-4 new moms initiate breast-feeding, according to the "2010 Breast-feeding Report Card" released Monday by...

September 12, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new dosage of an AstraZeneca drug for...

September 12, 2010

Procter & Gamble, in partnership with the National Breast Cancer Foundation, once again will raise...