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[WCCO-TV, November 23, 2018]   Breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer & the 2nd most deadly kind of cancer found in women. Nearly 1 in 8 women will develop breast cancer.
November 23, 2018
[WCCO Radio, June 04, 2018]   A new study says that women with certain kinds of breast cancer may not need to undergo chemo therapy. Allina Health Virginia Piper Cancer institute oncologist Dr. Michaela Tsai talked with WCCO Radio about what this new information means.
June 04, 2018
[KARE 11, May 02, 2018]   Thinking about doing one of those at-home DNA tests? Curious about your ancestry or whether you’re predisposed to certain diseases and conditions?
May 02, 2018
[WCCO-TV, April 30, 2018]   There’s an at-home test to show a woman’s risk for cancer. MAGENTA is a free, nationwide clinical trial for women at risk for breast or ovarian cancer.
April 30, 2018
[KARE 11, April 27, 2018]   According to the FDA, there’s been an increase in the number of unique non-breast cancer cases linked to certain types of implants. Learn more.
April 27, 2018
[WCCO Radio, February 05, 2018]   Scientists are reporting progress on a blood test to detect many types of cancer at an early stage, including some of the most deadly ones that lack screening tools now. These tests are not available, yet, but oncologist, Dr. Stuart Bloom at Allina's Virginia Piper Center , told WCCO Radio these new development do hold great promise.
February 05, 2018
[KSTP TV, January 06, 2018]   Nearly 16 million women in the U.S. use some form of hormonal birth control. A recent study shows the use of such birth controls could increase the risk of breast cancer.
January 06, 2018
[KARE 11, October 26, 2017]   October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a time to raise awareness about the disease and those who are affected by it. Among them, Emmy-winning actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus, who recently announced she has been diagnosed with breast cancer.
October 26, 2017
[KMSP Fox 9, July 23, 2017]   News that Sen. John McCain has an aggressive form of a cancerous brain tumor is focusing attention on promising research using a polio virus to fight those tumors.
July 23, 2017
[KSTP TV, July 11, 2017]   Mike Givens was diagnosed with a brain tumor in 2005 and passed away in 2015. Now the Givens Brain Tumor Center at Abbott Northwestern Hospital will offer support, treatment and therapies to others diagnosed right here in Minnesota.
July 10, 2017