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Breast Cancer

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Early Morning Thoughts Before My Last Day As A Breast Cancer Patient

ALIVE with Joan | Friday, November 4, 2016

It's the morning of Abra's final radiation treatment, which marks the end of her time as a breast cancer patient and the beginning of her journey to find her "new normal....

Originally posted in: ALIVE with Joan
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The Day Before The Last Day

ALIVE with Joan | Thursday, November 3, 2016

Meet Abra Leonard, a breast cancer survivor who begins her seven-part video diary series on the last day of her radiation treatment.

Originally posted in: ALIVE with Joan
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In Focus: Triple Negative Breast Cancer

ALIVE with Joan | Wednesday, November 2, 2016

As many of you know, I was diagnosed with Triple Negative breast cancer. It was not a happy surprise to learn that some patients with this type of cancer have cells that ...

Originally posted in: ALIVE with Joan
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"This Has Changed My Life in a Positive Way"

ALIVE with Joan | Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Meet Donna Deegan, one of Amgen's Breakaway from Cancer Champions. She is a three-time survivor of triple negative breast cancer and an amazing advocate.

Originally posted in: ALIVE with Joan
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Chemo's Collateral Damage

ALIVE with Joan | Monday, October 31, 2016

Many of us who have gone through chemotherapy can agree that you just don't feel the same after all is said and done. The same can be true for anyone who has gone through...

Originally posted in: ALIVE with Joan
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The Conversations We Don't Want To Have: Weight Gain in Treatment

ALIVE with Joan | Sunday, October 30, 2016

I sat down with Dr. Ann Partridge from the Dana Farber Cancer Center in Boston and discussed common issues facing women in breast cancer treatment today, including weight...

Originally posted in: ALIVE with Joan
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Where Does The Oncology Field Stand On HRT?

ALIVE with Joan | Saturday, October 29, 2016

She says that "anyone with breasts is at risk" for breast cancer, but can Dr. Ann Partridge help us to better understand how we all contribute to our risk?

Originally posted in: ALIVE with Joan
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The Four Main Buckets of Breast Cancer

ALIVE with Joan | Friday, October 28, 2016

Dr. Ann Partridge, identifies the four main buckets of breast cancer, one being Triple Negative.

Originally posted in: ALIVE with Joan
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BCRF Symposium and Awards Luncheon

Joan Lunden | Friday, October 28, 2016

BCRF Annual Symposium and Awards Luncheon Recap

Originally posted in: Joan's Blog
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Breast Cancer Isn't A Death Sentence

ALIVE with Joan | Thursday, October 27, 2016

It's astounding how many young women are now being diagnosed with breast cancer. What are the warning signs?

Originally posted in: ALIVE with Joan


Breast Cancer Resources

National breast cancer foundation inc
Canadian breast cancer foundation
Susan g komen for the cure
American cancer society
Dense breast info

 

 

 

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