Treatment

Understanding the Basics of Hormone Therapy

Understanding the Basics of Hormone Therapy

Basics of Hormone Therapy As a Breast Cancer Patient or Survivor, you’ve probably experienced a plethora of breast cancaaer treatment information being thrown at you from the moment of your diagnosis, including Hormone Therapy. It’s no wonder many of us take our doctor’s recommendations without giving their opinions a second […]

Chemo Brain Explained

Chemo Brain Explained

What is Chemo Brain? Chemotherapy has many side effects, including a memory problem breast cancer patients and survivors refer to as “Chemo Brain” or “Chemo Fog”. Those who experience Chemo Brain experience cognitive impairment that makes it more challenging to remember things like where they placed their keys or even […]

Should You Get Genetic Testing?

Should You Get Genetic Testing?

Dr. Stephanie Blank Discusses If You Are an Ideal Candidate for Genetic Testing Genetic testing is the process of using medical tests to look for mutations and changes in a person’s genes. Hundreds of different genetic tests are used today. Genetic Testing has the capability to determine your cancer risk. […]

Will Insurance Cover the Cost of the Oncotype DX® Test?

Will Insurance Cover the Cost of the Oncotype DX® Test?

Does Health Insurance Cover the Cost of the Oncotype DX® Test? It’s no doubt that the Oncotype DX test can be one of the most beneficial tests to take during early diagnosis. It can give you critical information that may change the course of your breast cancer journey. But can […]

Advice for Breast Cancer Patients Going Through Chemotherapy

Advice for Breast Cancer Patients Going Through Chemotherapy

What’s Some Advice for Breast Cancer Patients Going Through Chemotherapy? Chemotherapy can be one of the most challenging parts of your breast cancer journey. Many of our viewers have asked us what they can anticipate going into this treatment. We met with Author of Pink Lemonade Tamara Severin to get […]

Does the Oncotype DX Test Create a Personalized Treatment Plan?

Does the Oncotype DX Test Create a Personalized Treatment Plan?

Oncotype DX Test: Personalizing Your Cancer Treatment Over the past years, treatment of breast cancer has changed significantly thanks to technology and advancements in breast cancer research. We have discovered that each breast cancer case is different. It’s important for breast cancer patients to know that there are ways of […]