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In this section, you can access an archive of information about Living Beyond Breast Cancer programs and services.

LBBC’s Young Advocate Program Now Accepting Applicants

Learn how to apply for LBBC’s Young Advocate Program for young women affected by breast cancer.    

LBBC Extends Breast Cancer Helpline Hours to 9 p.m. ET, Mon. – Fri.

Living Beyond Breast Cancer will offer live call hours on our toll-free Breast Cancer Helpline, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. ET, beginning November 4. 

LBBC Helps Develop Tool to Navigate Health Insurance Marketplaces

In preparation for the opening of states’ Health Insurance Marketplaces established as part of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), Living Beyond Breast Cancer is pleased to announce the launch of the Cancer Insurance Checklist—a tool designed to help people currently diagnosed with, with a history of, or at risk of developing any type of cancer navigate their states’ Health Insurance Marketplaces or Exchanges. 

LBBC Releases Guide to Understanding Yoga and Breast Cancer

We are proud to announce the release of the newest title in the Guide to Understanding Breast Cancer series – the Guide to Understanding Yoga and Breast Cancer.

Young Women's Initiative Webinar Educates Providers on Sexual Health

LBBC’s Young Women’s Initiative will hold its second webinar for healthcare providers on Tuesday, September 10th. 

LBBC Blog Named Healthline Best of 2013

For the second consecutive year, our blog was included in the health and information website's annual list of best breast cancer health blogs.

"Let's Talk About It" Video Series Launches

The videos combine the perspectives of young women affected by breast cancer and healthcare providers.

LBBC Launches 2013 Fall Conference Registration

Living Beyond Breast Cancer announced that registration opened for the annual fall conference, News You Can Use: Breast Cancer Updates for Living Well.

Supreme Court Rules Companies Cannot Patent Human Genes

The nine justices of the U.S. Supreme Court ruled unanimously yesterday in Association for Molecular Pathology v. Myriad Genetics that corporations may not patent human genes because they are products of nature. Jean A. Sachs, MSS, MLSP, Living Beyond Breast Cancer’s chief executive officer, and the LBBC staff want to know what you think about this ruling.

Save the Date: LBBC Announces 2013 Fall Conference Details

The New York Times best-selling author, Siddhartha Mukherjee, MD, will open LBBC's fall conference, “News You Can Use: Breast Cancer Updates for Living Well,” with a lecture on Saturday, October 26 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Philadelphia Center City.