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Our mission is to connect people with trusted breast cancer information and a community of support. Our mission is to connect people with trusted breast cancer information and a community of support.

LBBC Accepting Applications for June 2015 Young Advocate Program

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Our Young Women’s Initiative is now accepting applications for the June 2015 Young Advocate Program.

LBBC and Living Essentials, LLC Announce Campaign Results

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.

Upcoming Events

Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Series, Part 1: Reducing Risk of Recurrence Through Healthy Lifestyle Choices

04/17/2015

Learn how healthy living can have a positive impact on your well-being and may help lower the risk of cancer coming back.

Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Risk – What You Need to Know

04/26/2015

 Learn about hereditary breast and ovarian cancer and who may be at increased risk of carrying BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations.

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On the Blog

March 23, 2015

Offering Support for the Newly Diagnosed: Tips for People Who’ve Been There

New LBBC blogger Joanne Hampton posts tips for offering the best possible peer support for people newly diagnosed with breast cancer. My journey has consisted of nine surgeries, chemotherapy, radiation, and a positive diagnosis of BRCA1. I am an 11 year survivor. I have spoken at numerous events, sat on different committees, ran many successful […

March 2015 Ask the Expert: Managing Metastatic Breast Cancer Treatment Side Effects

Most, if not all, cancer treatments have some kind of side effect. And, living with metastatic breast cancer means being in treatment long-term. Managing the side effects of the treatments you need is an important part of living well with metastatic disease.

This March, Living Beyond Breast Cancer expert Evelyn Robles-Rodriguez, RN, MSN, NPC, AOCN answers your questions about what side effects you may experience, how to handle them, what to do if a side effect becomes too much and what your healthcare team can do to help.

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