Living with Breast Cancer

A Survivor’s Advice for Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Patients

A Survivor’s Advice for Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Patients

Advice for Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Patients ASarah Pascual is a young breast cancer survivor. Being diagnosed with breast cancer at an early age taught her a few things about herself. Strong willed and independent, Sarah found it hard to ask for help while going through her breast cancer experience. […]

After a Mastectomy, Where Might a Breast Cancer Recurrence Occur?

After a Mastectomy, Where Might a Breast Cancer Recurrence Occur?

Where Might a Breast Cancer Recurrence Occur After a Mastectomy? Recurrence is a concern for almost all breast cancer patients. Patients ask us many question about recurrence and want to be prepared if cancer were to strike again. One of most popular questions we get is, “If I have a […]

Is It Possible for Young Women to Develop Inflammatory Breast Cancer?

Is It Possible for Young Women to Develop Inflammatory Breast Cancer?

Can Young Women Develop Inflammatory Breast Cancer? Inflammatory breast cancer aggressive and rare form of breast cancer. The cancer cells block lymph vessels in the skin of the breast. This disease is called “inflammatory” because the breast looks swollen, red and inflamed. How rare is Inflammatory breast cancer? It accounts […]

Why Have Breast & Ovarian Cancer Communities Come Together?

Why Have Breast & Ovarian Cancer Communities Come Together?

Why Have The Breast & Ovarian Cancer Communities Come Together? We have seen an increasing trend of Breast Cancer Communities & Ovarian Cancer Communities coming together to fight the war against cancer. According to the CEO of Ovarian Cancer National Alliance Calaneet Balas, “It is important that we educate women and […]

Does Breast Cancer Treatment Affect Menopause?

Does Breast Cancer Treatment Affect Menopause?

How Does Breast Cancer Treatment Affect Menopause? Most women are concerned about how breast cancer treatment will affect their body. Women who don’t want to ruin their chances of having children often ask us if breast cancer will force them to go into early menopause. According to Medical Director Dr. […]

What Are My Chances of Breast Cancer Coming Back?

What Are My Chances of Breast Cancer Coming Back?

What Are the Chances of Breast Cancer Coming Back? Breast cancer is a challenging disease that affects millions of patients each year. After beating breast cancer once, the fear of recurrence stays on many patients’ minds. Men and women who have survived breast cancer have often asked, “Will I get […]