Learning About Cancer

Whether you are a patient, family member or friend, you will have questions about the disease, how it is treated and how to manage life with cancer. We hope the information in this section assists you in your research and provides you with the knowledge to face a breast cancer diagnosis with courage and determination.


News & Notes

My Family
May

Choosing Life: Previvor In Pink

Jessica Anderson

I am a Previvor. What is a Previvor, you say?  “Cancer Previvors are individuals who are survivors of a …


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Apr

Security Can Blind You But Knowledge Can Help You See

Marygrace Restaino

We seem to put ourselves in a bubble of security sometimes, a bubble in which we tell ourselves stuff like, “that …


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The Healing Power of Pets Children's Hospital LA
Aug

The Healing Power of Pets

Julie Matthews

Dogs have always held a special place in my heart and in my home. When I left to attend college, I felt incomplete …


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Jun

Update: Side-Out Protocol

Julie Matthews

June 7, 2016 — Results of a subanalysis of the Side-Out Protocol (Side-Out II) were presented this week at the …


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Cancer is a Team Sport Terri and her daughter
May

Cancer is a Team Sport

Terri Fedonczak

There seems to be little connection between volleyball and breast cancer, and yet they are inextricably linked in my …


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