breast cancer

New Metastatic Breast Cancer Treatments

New Treatments for Metastatic Breast Cancer

Find out more about the most innovative treatments for stage 4 breast cancer — and how they’re affecting patients with the disease

Your First Mammogram: Step-by-Step Guide

Your First Mammogram: Step-by-Step Guide

Not sure what to expect during your first mammogram? Watch this video to find out.

Do You Know Someone Who Has Cancer? Here’s How You Can Help.

¿Conoces a alguien que tiene cáncer? Aquí encontrarás cómo puedes ayudar.

Revisa estos recursos que incluyen un programa útil que reúne a familiares, amigos y cuidadores a través de un plan para proporcionar comidas

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Breast Health Glossary of Terms

Understanding your breasts and how to keep them healthy requires knowing the language.

Hannah Keels

Asking for Support Helps Me Heal

Learning how to give family and friends actionable tasks has been an essential part of my journey with stage 4 metastatic breast cancer

Affectionate mother embracing her adult daughter who is fighting cancer

Do You Know Someone Who Has Cancer? Here’s How You Can Help.

Check out these resources, including a helpful program that brings family, friends and caregivers together through meal-giving

Advanced Breast Cancer Support Group Finder

Advanced Breast Cancer Support Group Finder

These support groups and resources can help connect people affected by advanced breast cancer

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Biopsies Confirm a Breast Cancer Diagnosis After an Abnormal Mammogram – but Structural Racism May Lead to Lengthy Delays

Black patients are more likely than other racial and ethnic groups to have a biopsy delay of 90 days or more after an abnormal mammogram

Jaclyn Smith

15 Minutes With: Jaclyn Smith Talks to HealthyWoman on the 20th Anniversary of Her Breast Cancer Diagnosis

The Charlie’s Angels star credits her friends with getting her through her treatment

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Where Metastatic Breast Cancer Can Spread in the Body

The most common sites for metastatic breast cancer include the bones, lungs, liver, brain and spinal cord

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