All Thomas Heck, MD Articles

Am I at Risk for Breast Cancer?
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Am I at Risk for Breast Cancer?

Learn the risk factors you can change — and those you can’t.

When BRCA Genes Make Trouble
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When BRCA Genes Make Trouble

Mom had breast cancer. Should I be tested?

Setting the Stage for Breast Cancer Treatment
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Setting the Stage for Breast Cancer Treatment

Understand how the cancer stage affects treatment and survival.

Knowledge is Power: Know Your Breast Cancer Type
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Knowledge is Power: Know Your Breast Cancer Type

What type of breast cancer is it? The answer is under a microscope.

Do Implants Increase Breast Cancer Risk?
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Do Implants Increase Breast Cancer Risk?

Get the facts before you opt for breast enlargement.

When Cancer Spreads to the Lungs: What to Know
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When Cancer Spreads to the Lungs: What to Know

Learn how it’s discovered and how it’s treated.

Should I Worry About Breast Calcifications?
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Should I Worry About Breast Calcifications?

If you’re 50 or older, chances are 50-50 you’ll get breast calcifications.

Limit Alcohol to Reduce Your Breast Cancer Risk
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Limit Alcohol to Reduce Your Breast Cancer Risk

A drink a day is a good rule of thumb.

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