We have long known that the body puts out special hormones or chemicals in response to stress and inflammation. The most important of these are epinephrine (Adrenaline™), cortisone, and hormones… Read More

In this Prophylactic Mastectomy and Breast Reconstruction video series, watch as surgeons at the Center for Restorative Breast Surgery explain how prophylactic mastectomy can reduce the risk of breast cancer by about 90%. To restore a sense of wholeness, many women decide to have breast reconstruction immediately after prophylactic mastectomy surgery.… Read More

BRCA1 and BRCA2 are far and away the most commonly inherited mutations that predispose women to breast and ovarian cancer. However, since the relatively recent use of panel testing, multiple genes have been discovered that can also predispose women to breast, ovarian, and other cancers.… Read More