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Living Beyond Breast Cancer Presents Results of First Survey of Psychosocial Needs of Women with Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

Women who have been diagnosed with triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC) have a significantly stronger preference for information tailored to their cancer subtype and experience greater fear, anxiety and worry at all points from diagnosis through treatment, according to a first-ever study conducted by Living Beyond Breast Cancer. 

Insight, Fall 2014

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. 

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Annual Update from the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium

12/19/2014

Learn about new research presented at the annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium.

Fear of Recurrence

01/29/2015

Learn what causes fear of recurrence and how to manage it after a breast cancer diagnosis.

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December 19, 2014

A Conversation with Kathleen Swiger about LBBC’s Survey of Women With Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

By Chris Wilson, Triple Negative Breast Cancer Foundation Trustee Kathleen Swiger stands by her poster in the “Psychosocial and Behavioral” section of the vast hall at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, the second of two that Living Beyond Breast Cancer (LBBC) presented at this important meeting. There’s a lot interest from the attendees, both […

December 2014 Ask the Expert: Communicating With Your Healthcare Providers

Discussing treatment options, side effects and other lifestyle concerns can seem daunting. This December, Living Beyond Breast Cancer expert Jennifer J. Griggs, MD, MPH, FACP, answers your questions about how to bring up difficult topics with your care team, what you should ask at appointments and how to get the most out of your time with your doctor.

Denver, CO  ·  September 13, 2014

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