Newly Diagnosed with Breast Cancer? Start Here

Get the answers to the most frequently asked questions newly diagnosed patients ask.

A breast cancer diagnosis brings more questions than answers, which is why Breast Cancer Answers strives to bring you expert answers and resources. From how to cope with your diagnosis to how age impacts surgery decisions, we’ve compiled several of the most asked questions patients newly diagnosed with breast cancer.

Initial Resources

Will I Need Chemotherapy?

15 Questions to Ask Your Doctor

Terms To Know

Stage 0

Stage 1

Stage 2

Stage 3

Stage 4

Triple Negative



Breast Cancer Survival Rates

Expectations and Advice

What Advice Would You Give A Woman Beginning Her Battle with Breast Cancer?

Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Expectations

First Steps After Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Treatment Decisions

Will Age Affect My Breast Cancer Surgery Decision?

What are the Treatment Options for Patients Diagnosed with DCIS?

Dealing With The Emotional Impact

Trouble with Anxiety After a Breast Cancer Diagnosis

How to Talk to Your Children About Your Breast Cancer Diagnosis

How to Stay Empowered as a Breast Cancer Patient