Our Young Women’s Initiative is hosting a symposium in Seattle, Washington to help healthcare providers better meet the unique needs of young women with breast cancer.
Living Beyond Breast Cancer (LBBC) and Living Essentials, LLC. announced the results of the second annual Breast Cancer Awareness Month collaboration and how these results will benefit individuals who have been diagnosed with this disease.
- Black Women Are Least Likely Group to Be Diagnosed With Stage I Breast Cancer
- Obesity, Extensive Surgery and Removal of Many Lymph Nodes Put Women With Breast Cancer at Higher Risk for Lymphedema
- Study Finds Two Metastatic Breast Cancer Treatment Combinations Work Similarly Well
- African-American Women Less Likely to Begin Hormonal Therapy Than White Women
- Side Effects Greater for Some Given Tamoxifen With Ovarian Suppression
Managing the Financial Impact of Breast Cancer05/28/2015
Learn about health insurance, the hidden costs of breast cancer and grant-giving organizations. Get practical tips to help manage money concerns after a breast cancer diagnosis.
Breaking News: Updates From ASCO’s Annual Meeting06/04/2015
Join LBBC to hear the latest news from the annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology.
On the Blog
May 12, 2015
On Hair Loss
Last week, our Facebook followers shared hundreds of tips for coping with hair loss. Blogger Judy Weinstein wrote this post about her personal experience with hair loss and how she handled the side effect. When you get a cold, you feel sick right away. Strep throat? It’s obvious something is wrong! Kidney dtones? You are in […
April 2015 Ask the Expert: Getting Good Breast Cancer Care as a Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual or Trans Person
Everyone deserves quality health care. But as an LGBT person with breast cancer, you may feel that there aren’t enough resources out there just for you. You may feel unsure about coming out to your providers or talking about the disease with a partner.
This April, Living Beyond Breast Cancer expert Katherine Campbell, PhD, LCSW, answered your questions about whether and how to come out to your care team; your breast cancer risk as an LGBT person; and fertility, dating with a history of breast cancer, and talking to a partner about breast cancer.