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New guidelines recently published by three of the nation’s leading cancer organizations have updated recommendations for women who have undergone a mastectomy to treat breast cancer. Within the new guidelines are a series of new factors for oncologists to consider … Continue reading

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Each year in the US, over 11,000 women under age 40 are diagnosed with breast cancer. For women in this age group, it’s important to realize that there can be a connection between breast cancer and fertility. A positive breast … Continue reading

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We can’t reiterate this enough but early detection is a huge step in the right direction when it comes to treating breast cancer. The earlier doctors recognize a patient’s tumor the less chance there is that it has had time … 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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Receiving a positive breast cancer diagnosis can be like getting hit with a ton of bricks. The days following your breast cancer diagnosis can feel like a whirlwind of fear, stress and uncertainty. While those feelings are completely understandable, it’s … 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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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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“You are loved Don’t give up It’s just the weight of the world Don’t give up.” “You Are Loved (Don’t Give Up)” by Josh Groban Two words can change a person’s life forever, especially when those two words are breast … Continue reading

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Springtime gives us the opportunity to get outside and take better advantage of warmer weather before the humidity starts to kick in. With so many parks, trails, lakes, oceans, and walk-able cities at our disposal, what better time to start … Continue reading

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