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Advanced Breast Cancer: Living with Uncertainty


Speaker: Mary K. Hughes, MS, RN, CNS, CT

One of the greatest challenges of living well with metastatic breast cancer is managing the feelings of uncertainty that often accompany a new treatment or symptom. Ms. Hughes speaks compassionately about the process of grieving your changed life and suggests language to use to help your loved ones understand what you are going through. She suggests writing down the things that are important to you and finding ways to share information so you can get the support you want. Learn common coping skills, set short- and long-term goals and find out how to manage side effects like pain, fatigue, insomnia, constipation and depression.

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