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 for living beyond a breast cancer diagnosis.
Rachel Toomey writes about her breakup while she was in the middle of breast cancer treatment, and why she thanked her ex-boyfriend for it.
Living Beyond Breast Cancer expert Alisha Ellis, LMSW, MA, answered your questions about how to get support and care as an African-American woman diagnosed with breast cancer.
Tips for Living
If you experience fatigue during or after treatment, it may help you to take short naps – it makes your good hours almost great.