Monthly, experts convene to share their perspective on a variety of current breast cancer topics with you. This monthly column reviews relevant research findings on the causes, prevention, early detection and treatment of breast cancer. It examines the medical literature behind the popular news in the media and puts the latest findings into context for women seeking quality information.

Recent topics include environmental chemicals and breast cancer risk, breast cancer in women younger than 40, breast cancer disparities, and preventive surgery for women at high risk of breast cancer.

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