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What is a Mastectomy?

Learn more about the surgical options available to breast cancer patients.

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Ochsner Doctor’s Note: Precision Cancer Therapies Program

Doctor Marc Matrana discusses phase 1 cancer clinical trials with Ochsner’s Precision Cancer Therapies Program.

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Continuing a Love’s Legacy: A Donor’s Story

Read how John Hanson carried on his late wife’s legacy to help other cancer patients.

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Cancer During Pregnancy is Treatable

Although cancer in pregnant women is not common, it is not extraordinarily rare either. The good news is that treatments are possible

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Never Quit - Daniel Allemond’s Story

Faced with seemingly insurmountable odds, leukemia survivor Daniel Allemond never stopped dreaming and never quit.

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Breast Cancer: Risk Factors, Diagnosis, Treatment

Ochsner Surgical Breast Oncologist Dr. Aimee Mackey breaks down the answers to breast cancer questions related to risk, diagnosis, and treatment.

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Four Healthy Choices to Help Prevent Breast Cancer

Get the grocery list of the foods you need to buy to help prevent your risk of breast cancer.

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Ochsner Patient Story: Katie Kelly, Cancer Survivor

At the young age of 30, Katie Kelly was diagnosed with an aggressive form of breast cancer. She made the decision to undergo multi-stage treatment at Ochsner Medical Center in New...

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