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Receiving regular breast cancer screenings is critical to early detection and diagnosis of breast cancer. When it comes to testing for breast cancer there is far more you can do than just receive an annual mammography, though you should absolutely … Continue reading

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We’ve all heard of the dreaded breast lump. An unknown or mysterious lump that appears on or around a woman’s breast is the most famous sign of a potential breast cancer diagnosis and should be reported to a healthcare specialist … Continue reading

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Receiving a positive breast cancer diagnosis can be immensely challenging. From weighing options like chemotherapy treatments or trying to decide if breast reconstruction surgery is right for you, these decisions can be overwhelming. This is as true for the loved … Continue reading

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Knowledge is power when it comes to successfully treating and beating breast cancer. It is important to research and gather plentiful information about breast cancer, regardless which phase of the process you are in, so that you are better equipped … Continue reading

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We at Pink Ribbon Story Foundation have long preached about the value of storytelling. A breast cancer diagnosis can often be a terrifying, alienating proposition for anyone. We’re only human. It’s important for those who have walked a similar path … Continue reading

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October is a very special time at Pink Ribbon Story Foundation. Dating back to 1985, October is officially National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in the US. Breast Cancer Awareness Month is dedicated to bringing awareness to breast cancer, building support … Continue reading

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Being dealt a positive breast cancer diagnosis can be a devastating blow. Your post-diagnoses period can often be a time of overwhelming sadness, confusion and hopelessness. But today, more than ever, there is also reason for optimism thanks to a … Continue reading

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For many women coping with a breast cancer diagnosis, the news that they will need chemotherapy can seem as devastating as their diagnosis itself. Depending on which breast cancer surgery option you select, chemotherapy treatment is common. Chemotherapy fights cancer … Continue reading

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For many women recently-diagnosed with breast cancer, choosing a breast cancer surgery is one of the first major steps in their fight against the illness. This choice is often broken down into the two main options for breast cancer surgery: … Continue reading

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We may not know everything there is to know about breast cancer, but there are a few things that we do: it’s never convenient, doesn’t discriminate, and won’t wait for the “right” time, no matter who you are. A breast … Continue reading

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