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Patient Engagement Archives – Page 4 of 11 – #BCSM

#BCSM Leads to Increased Knowledge and Decreased Anxiety

30 July 2015 A study published today in the Journal of Medical Internet Research demonstrated that breast cancer patients participating in an online support community based on twitter had increased knowledge and decreased anxiety regarding their condition. The Breast Cancer Social Media (#BCSM) community was founded in 2011 by two breast cancer survivors, Alicia Staley and […]

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All Hands On Deck – The Metastatic Breast Cancer Project

Guest Post by Corrie Painter, Ph.D We are at a point in history where the promise of transformative discovery is so real, that scientists are driven like never before. The tools and methods that we are developing have greatly increased our ability to answer questions that were once considered so challenging that they were never […]

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#BCSM Spotlight – HIS Breast Cancer

Sir, You Have Breast Cancer! Just imagine hearing those words as a man, or a woman about her father, husband, son or any loved one! HIS Breast Cancer Awareness was formed by a sister and brother in 2010 as a fully credited nonprofit organization to bring education, awareness, prevention and lifestyle assistance to anyone dealing […]

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