In recognition of our innovative work tailored to the needs of young women diagnosed with breast cancer, Living Beyond Breast Cancer has been awarded a $1.75 million grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
In this issue, read about the factors that may impact choosing lumpectomy, single mastectomy or double mastectomy for breast cancer, and what resilience is and how it may play a part in your breast cancer experience. Read Nancy Dallman's personal story of developing and living with lymphedema, swelling of the hand, arm, chest or torso that may be caused by breast cancer treatment.
- Study: Three-Part Treatment Underused in Treating Inflammatory Breast Cancer
- Study Finds Obesity Raises Risk of Death After Breast Cancer Diagnosis
- Women Not Getting Enough Exercise After Breast Cancer Diagnosis
- Complementary Therapies Popular But Not Well Understood
- ASCO Issues Guideline for Metastatic HER2-negative Breast Cancer
#LBBCchat: Healthy Eating After a Breast Cancer Diagnosis12/03/2014
Join us at 8 p.m. ET for a 1-hour Twitter chat on healthy eating after a breast cancer diagnosis.
Annual Update from the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium12/19/2014
Learn about new research presented at the annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium.
On the Blog
November 26, 2014
Giving Tuesday 2014
We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for shopping. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back! Giving Tuesday is a day for charities, families, businesses, community centers and students around the world to come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give back. LBBC is […
Healthcare reform, health insurance options and consumer protections can be hard to navigate and understand. This November, Living Beyond Breast Cancer expert Joanna L. Fawzy Morales, Esq, answers your questions about the Affordable Care Act and how it impacts your care.