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.
- Lymphedema-Related Distress Tied to Poor Mental and Physical Health
- Adding Carboplatin to Chemotherapy May Improve Treatment Response in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer
- Final Results of TH3RESA Trial Confirm Effectiveness of T-DM1
- Better Access to Surgery Information May Improve Reconstruction Decision Making
- CLEOPATRA Final Results: Perjeta Extends Life Significantly
We Can Survive Concert10/24/2014
We’re excited to announce the upcoming We Can Survive concert presented by 5-hour ENERGY and CBS Radio benefiting Living Beyond Breast Cancer at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, California.
Metastatic Breast Cancer Series, Part 2: Communicating with Your Healthcare Providers10/30/2014
Learn how to get the most out of your time with your doctor.
On the Blog
October 23, 2014
A Moment in Time: The Survivorship Care Plan and Follow-Up Care as a Standard of Care
Barbara C. Unell is the founder of Back in the Swing USA® and co-author of The Back in the Swing Cookbook: Recipes for Eating and Living Well Every Day After Breast Cancer. Ms. Unell wrote this blog post in anticipation of our upcoming town hall meeting, Survivorship 360: Navigating Your Way Through the Re-Designed Breast […
Living Beyond Breast Cancer expert Katherine Tkaczuk, MD, answers your questions available treatments for metastatic breast cancer, and what research is on the horizon.