NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — It was once widely believed that all breast cancers were alike because they all develop in the breast.
But, breast cancer actually refers to at least a dozen different diseases.
Some breast cancers require less surgery. Some spread when they are tiny and others may be treatable in whole new ways.
Check out the latest developments and more from CBS 2’s Dr. Max Gomez in the video above.
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