I am LGBTQ+ with breast cancer
As someone with breast cancer who identifies as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender, you may have unique concerns about communicating with your healthcare team, navigating the healthcare system and coping with your diagnosis. This section of lbbc.org is dedicated to addressing your needs. Here, you will find tailored information and resources to help you understand disparities in care and research for LGBTQ+ people with breast cancer, understand how diagnosis may impact your emotions, body image and sexual life, and some of the challenges you may face during treatment.
We hope the information and support offered in this section brings you comfort and enables you to make informed decisions about your physical and emotional health.