Tuesday , March 28 2017

31 Truths About Breast Cancer

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1. More than 3 million women in our country are now living in the aftermath of a breast cancer diagnosis. According to the National Cancer Institute’s Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program, in 2013 there were approximately 3,053,450 women alive who had a history of cancer of the breast …

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10 Things Every Cancer Patient Should Know About Chemo

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“Will I lose my hair? Can I still be around my grandson? Do I have to wear a mask?” These are a few of the questions my patients often ask me as I talk with them about the side effects of chemotherapy. During these conversations, I start off talking about certain side …

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