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Dina Piersawl’s life changed during the 2003 holiday season. The former athlete, who ate healthy and worked as a personal trainer, was diagnosed with heart disease. She didn't see it coming.

© Chef Richard and our friends at the Mayo Clinic are giving us a healthy alternative to meatloaf. Below Chef Richard shows us how to make…

We’re busy. There is a lot to accomplish in 24 hours. Often we forgo sleep to get it all (or most of it) done. But…

Radiation therapy for breast cancer uses high-powered X-rays to kill cancer cells. Rapidly growing cells, such as cancer cells, are more susceptible to the effects…

What does it mean to have higher risk factors for breast cancer? Essentially, a breast cancer risk factor is anything that may make you more…

The extent, or stage, of your breast cancer gives your doctor an idea of your prognosis — the likely outcome of your disease — and…

A breast cancer diagnosis can be overwhelming. And just when you’re trying to cope with the shock and the fears about your future, you’re asked…

You might not think about how important your hair is until you face losing it. And if you have cancer and are about to undergo…

After weeks of speculation, the mystery behind Jesse Jackson Jr.’s disappearance has been made public.  According to an official statement from Mayo Clinic, Jackson is being…