Body Image: Tips and Truths (Let's Talk About It Video Series for Young Women)

Body Image: Tips and Truths (Let's Talk About It Video Series for Young Women)

How you feel about your body can change drastically after you have been diagnosed with breast cancer. Young women diagnosed with early-stage and metastatic breast cancer share how their body image changed because of breast cancer treatment and what they did to cope with these changes and feel better about their bodies. Psychologists Pamela J. Ginsberg, PhD, and Helen L. Coons, PhD, ABPP, offer advice on how to adjust to changes in your body and improve your body image.

You may also be interested in learning more about body image concerns and young women at lbbc.org/youngwomen.

This video was supported by Cooperative Agreement Number DP11-1111 from The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.