Learning From Others
You are not in this alone.
In this section, learn what it’s like to face the many complex medical, psychosocial, emotional, legal and financial challenges of breast cancer from women diagnosed with the disease, family members, friends and caregivers.
Share your stories, connect with other women who understand what you are facing, ask the experts your questions and get tips and trusted information for living beyond a breast cancer diagnosis.
Linda Sousa shares how her support network enabled her to live her life through her breast cancer diagnosis and treatment.
Living Beyond Breast Cancer expert Hollye Jacobs, RN, MS, MSW, answers your questions about how to talk with children about what breast cancer is, the physical changes they may see you go through during treatment, how to handle the hard questions they may have, and how children of different ages may react to the news.
Tips for Living
If you have insomnia, spend these nights reading positive books on faith, hope, and staying strong during trying times. Consult with your oncologist or nurse if you have trouble sleeping–there are many methods that may help you.