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Reiki: What It Is and How It Helps People With Cancer with Beth Baughman DuPree, M.D., FACS, ABIHM

Becoming Your Own Advocate, with Kim Jewett

Exercise for People Diagnosed With Metastatic Breast Cancer with Sami Mansfield

Breaking Research News:

FDA Issues Warning About Robotic Mastectomies, Other Cancer Surgeries March 8, 2019

Women Who've Experienced Breast Cancer Suggest Changes to Ease Financial Burden of Disease March 8, 2019

Tecentriq Approved as First Immunotherapy for Breast Cancer March 8, 2019

FDA Approves Injectable Herceptin for HER2-Positive Breast Cancer March 6, 2019

The Glass Is Half Full: Women Have Many More Positive Than Negative Thoughts About Changes Due to Breast Cancer March 2, 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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