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In this section, learn how to participate in Living Beyond Breast Cancer's educational conferences, webinars, Twitter chats and community meetings encompassing a wide variety of topics, as well as our special fundraising events and events for healthcare professionals.
View upcoming events and events by type; access a list of recurring LBBC events and an event archive; and access featured event listings and a library of transcripts and podcasts from past events.
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Get the latest news from the largest meeting of breast cancer researchers in the world. Learn about cutting-edge treatments with chemotherapy, hormonal therapy and targeted therapy for early-stage breast cancer and metastatic breast cancer.
Ethnicity, culture and economics may influence your chances of getting breast cancer and the kind of treatment you receive. Learn how culture, wealth and the healthcare system impact medical treatment for breast cancer and what you can do about it.
Get insight into diet and fitness recommendations after breast cancer treatment. Learn how treatments affect weight and the makeup of body fat and bone density. Understand the benefits of exercise and healthful eating.
Learn how to manage common menopausal symptoms related to breast cancer treatment. Ease hot flashes, insomnia, vaginal dryness, mood swings and problems with thinking and memory with complementary methods, lifestyle changes and medicines.
Understand the latest research and treatment options for early-stage and metastatic triple-negative breast cancer. Explore the latest findings on triple-negative breast cancer risk factors including gene mutation, age and race and ethnicity.
Find out how treatment may affect your body’s chemical responses to intimacy, and get strategies to improve your desire and physical and emotional comfort during intimacy. Learn methods to talk with your partner about intimacy in and outside the bedroom.
4th Annual Conference for Women Living with Advanced Breast Cancer: Enhancing Your Health and Quality of LifeMay 1, 2010 - May 2, 2010
Listen to podcasts and download transcripts from our national conference held outside Philadelphia from May 1-2, 2010, that focused on your unique needs as a woman living with metastatic breast cancer. Leaders in breast cancer research and support explored your medical, emotional and practical concerns.
Learn about the different types of health insurance and how to get the most from your policy. Understand how to read your policy and your bill. Get advice on what to do if you are unable to work, leave your job or are uninsured.
Find out about common fears of breast cancer recurrence, and learn about effective strategies that can help you take control of your emotions. Learn about resources for getting support and professional help.
Learn to achieve a positive body image after breast surgery. Discover options for breast prostheses and bras, including breast forms, specialty bras, camisoles, shape wear and feminine lingerie.