AnnMarie Otis was diagnosed with breast cancer and by her side she found her “sister”.
When you go through any illness like cancer there are friends that bring you casseroles and dinners, which are amazingly delicious. Some bring your kids to soccer and let your dogs out when you're at... Read More
In this Q&A for National Family Caregiver’s Month, Gary Bartnicki shares his experience caregiving for his wife, Lynn, who is living with metastatic breast cancer.
Lynn Bartnicki, 66, thought she was cancer-free. In March 2013, 19 years after her diagnosis with early-stage b... Read More
Dwight McKee answers questions about integrative cancer care in this Q&A. Sign up for our event Treating the Whole You: Integrative Care and Breast Cancer to hear Dr. McKee share additional info and tips.
Breast cancer and its treatments can dramatically impa... Read More
Kelli Parker shares her story about gaining renewed hope after becoming an advocate and helping others navigate a metastatic breast cancer diagnosis.
How do you condense 7 years into 500 words? How can I transport you from the dizzying highs of cancer “conqueror” by 26 to two-time “warr... Read More
In 2014, Kristina Schermer had been in treatment for an eating disorder and was feeling good about the progress she had made.
Then 26, she decided to have BRCA testing because her mother has a BRCA2 gene mutation, which raises a person’s risk of breast cancer and several other cancers. K... Read More
According to the National Cancer Institute, breast cancer in men is often diagnosed at later stages. LBBC’s digital media specialist Josh Fernandez interviewed Hear My Voice Volunteer Carl (Mac) Holmes and his wife, advocate Robin Holmes, to talk about their experience with diagnosis, raising a... Read More
Denise Portner is a breast cancer survivor, a two-term board member of Living Beyond Breast Cancer, and senior vice president at SteegeThomson Communications in Philadelphia. In this contribution to Living Beyond Breast Cancer’s 25th Anniversary Blog Series, Denise d... Read More
America's Nutrition Coach Dr. Ro shares tips to help you live healthful after a breast cancer diagnosis. Hear her speak at the 2016 Living Beyond Breast Cancer Conference: Individual Treatments, Shared Experiences. ... Read More
Written By Robin Warshaw, Contributing Writer
Although she was a nurse, Catalina Tamayo admits she didn’t really understand what it meant when she was diagnosed with HER2-positive metastatic breast cancer at age 31. So she’s not surprised that some of her co-workers don’t understand eith... Read More