If you are young and premenopausal
(still having menstrual periods), breast cancer treatments can affect your fertility
. This may make it harder for you to become pregnant after treatment ends.
You might not be thinking about family planning at the time of your diagnosis
. Yet that’s the best time to talk with your healthcare team about future fertility. If you’re already in treatment or beyond, you can still discuss your options now with your providers.
Look below for more information from LBBC about fertility and pregnancy.