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Recommended Reads in 2014

Check out some great books reviewed by Barbara Jacoby that might help you cope with your Breast Cancer Journey.

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Work After Breast Cancer

I have seen statistics at extreme ends of the spectrum detailing the number of women that return to work after breast cancer so this is one area that

What Is Metastatic Breast Cancer?

Metastatic breast cancer, also known as Stage IV, is breast cancer that has traveled from the breast to the bones, brain, liver or lungs. When I

The Financial Repercussions of Breast Cancer

According to a recent study, one-quarter of breast cancer survivors are worse off financially four years after their diagnosis, and 12...

The Doctor/Patient Relationship

To me, the right doctor/patient relationships are the single most important factors in any breast cancer journey that a person takes.

Reconstruction or No Reconstruction

For anyone with Breast Cancer facing a mastectomy, one of the main issues to be decided is whether to undergo reconstruction. In my case, it was never

No Man (or Woman) Is An Island

Let’s talk about the Breast Cancer patient first. Of course, there are always those who believe that they can do anything by themselves but this is...

Music and Healing

But I do know that until recently, I was missing out on one of the most wonderful opportunities to help in my breast cancer healing. But I do know...

It's All About Hope

I can’t tell you how many times I've been moved to tears when someone shares what they endured in order to do a walk to raise funds for breast cancer

Does Discipline Make A Difference?

I have been led to believe that if we lead a life that is disciplined, we will not get breast cancer. It’s like following the rules and regulations...

Dare To Be Great

I know a spouse who was the caregiver for his wife through her Breast Cancer lumpectomy, her double mastectomy, her breast reconstruction surgery...

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