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Is There Research Being Done for Young Breast Cancer Patients?

Is There Research Being Done for Young Breast Cancer Patients?

What Research Is Being Done for Young Breast Cancer Patients? Young men and women with breast cancer are not uncommon. Each year, nearly 70 thousand men and women age 15 to 39 are diagnosed with cancer in the United States alone. If you are within this age range, you would […]

How Integrative Medicine Helped Breast Cancer Survivor Elyn Jacobs

How Integrative Medicine Helped Breast Cancer Survivor Elyn Jacobs

How Did Integrative Medicine Help Breast Cancer Survivor Elyn Jacobs? Elyn Jacobs knew the importance of integrative medicine. She decided that this was going to be a part of her breast cancer journey, so she took supplements that helped her. During her appointment with her first oncologist, she was asked […]

Advice for Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Patients

Advice for Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Patients

Susan G. Komen Advocates Give Advice for Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Patients Breast cancer patients are often fearful of the uncertainty of what’s to come upon being newly diagnosed with breast cancer. Susan G. Komen breast cancer advocates Dr. Sandra Finestone and Cheryl Jernigan understand the emotions of newly diagnosed […]

Options for Underinsured or Uninsured Breast Cancer Patients

Options for Underinsured or Uninsured Breast Cancer Patients

What Options Are Available for Underinsured or Uninsured Breast Cancer Patients? One of the big issues many breast cancer patients face is access to healthcare, particularly breast cancer screening. They are unsure about where to go once they have found a lump in their breasts. 85% of support helpline calls […]

How the Breast Cancer DCIS Score™ Works

How the Breast Cancer DCIS Score™ Works

How Does the DCIS Score™ Work? The DCIS Score™ is changing the way doctors treat breast cancer. This score is the result of the Oncotype DX Breast Cancer Assay, which is a genetic test for cancer tumors. The DCIS Score allows doctors to detect tumor-associated genes from your tumor tissue. The […]

What Are the Challenges of Breast Cancer?

What Are the Challenges of Breast Cancer?

Elyn Jacobs Shares How to Overcome the Challenges of Breast Cancer Elyn Jacobs is a survivor who has experienced the challenges that breast cancer patients face. With every challenge that Elyn came across, she found a way to overcome it. One of the biggest challenges she had to face when […]