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Breast Cancer Archives – Page 2 of 4 – #BCSM

Genetic Testing for Breast Cancer Risk

On 8/10/15 we will discuss genetic testing for breast cancer risk with Drs. Mark Robson and Steven Katz. This Fact Sheet from the National Cancer Institute contains information about BRCA 1 and 2 mutations. This post by Dr. Robson discusses next generation genetic testing including important considerations. Dr. Steven Katz recently co-authored Treatment Decision Making and […]

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#BCSM Spotlight – Young Survival Coalition
On: Jul 15, 2015
By: bcsmadmin

Who is your target audience? Young women diagnosed with breast cancer age 40 and under. What is your mission? How do you make it happen? Young Survival Coalition (YSC) is the premier global organization dedicated to the critical issues unique to young women who are diagnosed with breast cancer. YSC offers resources, connections and outreach […]

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Parenting and Breast Cancer
On: Apr 13, 2015
By: bcsmadmin

Being a parent is hard enough, never mind having to juggle parenting with breast cancer. Our chat on 4/13/15 will cover some of the challenges. Lori Marx-Rubiner and Heidi Floyd share their thoughts here. Please add to the conversation, here and during the chat! T1: How did you explain your cancer diagnosis to you kid(s)? How […]

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