Support Community Archives – Page 4 of 13 – #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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Happy Birthday to #BCSM!
On: Jul 5, 2015
By: bcsmadmin

The first #BCSM tweet chat was held on 7/4/11. When Alicia Staley and Jody Schoger set up the first chat, they specifically held it on a holiday – if it was a dud, maybe no one would notice! Over the past 4 years, the tweet chat has evolved into a vibrant support community, providing education […]

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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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