Add a Comment By Julie Grisham, MS, Science Writer/Editor | Thursday, December 12, 2013 Laboratory studies have revealed an explanation for why androgen-deprivation therapy makes radiation therapy more effective in the treatment of high-risk prostate cancer . read more
Add a Comment By Jim Stallard, MA, Writer/Editor | Friday, November 8, 2013 Memorial Sloan-Kettering researchers have found genetic mutations that cause some breast cancers to develop resistance to hormone therapy. read more
Add a Comment By Esther Napolitano, BS, Science Writer/Editor | Wednesday, December 5, 2012 New, potentially practice-changing research sheds light on the long-term benefits of estrogen-blocking tamoxifen therapy in women with early-stage breast cancer whose disease is estrogen-receptor positive. read more
A fact sheet that describes hormone therapy and its role in preventing and treating breast cancer. Includes information about possible side effects and drugs that can interfere with hormone therapy.