Dr. Lawrence Wickerham http://wesa.fm en Breakthrough in Breast Cancer Prevention and Treatment http://wesa.fm/post/breakthrough-breast-cancer-prevention-and-treatment <p><em>&nbsp; </em></p><p></p><p></p><p>A <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/14/opinion/my-medical-choice.html">New York Times op-ed by Angelina Jolie </a>disclosed her decision to have a double mastectomy after learning she carries a mutation of a gene that increases her risk of <a href="http://www.cdc.gov/cancer/breast/statistics">breast cancer</a>.</p><p>Last week, researchers at <a href="http://www.wpahs.org/locations/allegheny-general-hospital%E2%80%8E">Allegheny General Hospital</a>, in collaboration with the <a href="http://www.mayoclinic.com">Mayo Clinic</a> published important findings regarding breast cancer. Fri, 14 Jun 2013 22:33:25 +0000 Marcus Charleston 11474 at http://wesa.fm Breakthrough in Breast Cancer Prevention and Treatment