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What are the most common Myths or Misconceptions About Metastatic Breast Cancer that you've encountered since your own diagnosis? Click on that link to share in the thread, or PM Moderators. Thank you!


New content on BCO:

Fresh Content:
Three Things to Consider When Continuing to Work With Metastatic Breast Cancer
Making Exercise Part of Your Metastatic Cancer Treatment Plan

Podcasts:
Managing Constipation, with William Chey, M.D.
Low White Blood Cell Counts and Infection Risk, with Brian Wojciechowski, M.D.
Reiki: What It Is and How It Helps People With Cancer with Beth Baughman DuPree, M.D., FACS, ABIHM

Breaking Research News:
Genetic Testing Rates Are Low in Women Diagnosed With Breast Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, April 18, 2019
Switching to New Doctor Delays Breast Cancer Treatment, April 15, 2019
More Than 20% of Women Diagnosed With Early-Stage Breast Cancer Stop Follow-Up Care Early, April 12, 2019
3D Mammograms More Effective Than 2D Mammograms in Women 65 and Older, April 9. 2019
Breast Surgeons Group Says Everyone Diagnosed With Breast Cancer Should Be Offered Genetic Testing April 8, 2019

Looking for people to test a new registry for people going through cancer treatment.

Click here to learn more: MendAfter

We are seeking individuals living with metastatic breast cancer (and preferably living in the mid-Atlantic US region) who wish to share their story in a video series about the importance of genetic testing and counseling We're also looking specifically to feature Ashkenazi Jewish and African American families to raise awareness of their at risk status. Please PM the Mods or go here to learn more!


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