In this section, Living Beyond Breast Cancer brings you the stories of women living with triple-negative breast cancer as well as those of family members, friends and caregivers. Learn how they faced the complex medical, psychosocial, emotional, legal and financial challenges of the disease.
Feeling a disconnect with the first surgeon she sees, a young woman seeks out physicians who are better matched to her approach to care and finds support in an online group for women diagnosed with triple-negative breast cancer.
Feeling isolated from cultural support during her breast cancer experience, a young woman starts a group to educate and help Asian-American women.
Advice heard on a popular TV show enables a young woman to discover triple-negative breast cancer.
A nonprofit professional decides to receive treatment for triple-negative breast cancer through a clinical trial.
After seeing her sister go through a breast cancer diagnosis and two recurrences, and eventually being diagnosed herself, a woman learns of the BRCA1 gene mutation her family carries.
A young mother diagnosed with triple-negative breast cancer finds strength in God and creativity.
A young African-American woman shares her journey after a diagnosis of triple-negative breast cancer.