#BCSM Blog

#BCSM Spotlight – METAvivor

By Lori Marx-Rubiner President, METAvivor Board of Directors METAvivor was founded in 2009 by four Stage IV or MBC (metastatic breast cancer) patients, who understood that the key to saving lives was medical research. While roughly one in three patients with breast cancer will become metastatic, only 3% of funding is directed toward research to […]

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2015 SXSW Panel – The Internet and Cancer
On: Mar 16, 2015
By: Alicia

Tomorrow, I’ll be on a panel with Alicia Quarles from E! News and Megan Brown from Fox News discussing how cancer survivors and care givers utilize social media.  The moderator will be Stacey Bernstein from Weber Shandwick..  Here is the background on the panel: “Is bedside manner dead? Has digital health made doctors’ patient care quite frankly, less […]

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#BCSM Spotlight – Heidi Floyd
On: Mar 11, 2015
By: bcsmadmin

Tell us about your breast cancer experience, including diagnosis and treatment Found the tumor myself, needle biopsy results were clear.  My oby/gyn pushed for a lumpectomy, just to make sure.  My family history had breast cancer in every generation, maternal side. Diagnosed  at 36, pregnant with my 4th child. Chemotherapy during the entire 2 and […]

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Welcome to the New Home of #BCSM!
On: Mar 9, 2015
By: bcsmadmin

The #BCSM Community website has a new look! There are many new features, and more will soon be added. First of all, you’ll notice that we’re in the process of applying for 501(c)(3) nonprofit status. This will enable us to provide more services to our growing community. In the About section, you will find information on […]

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