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Should You ‘Go Flat’ After Mastectomy?

Read this powerful Q&A with breast cancer survivor Rebecca Pine, who decided against reconstructive surgery, and went on to have a baby, after her mastectomy.

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Bruce Springsteen Helped Her Get Through

These are the life lessons from a Springsteen superfan with stage 4 breast cancer, who has long believed in the healing power of art and music.

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Appreciating Time as a Cancer Survivor

For cancer survivors, here’s one New Year’s resolution to add to your list: Seize the day and enjoy each moment to the fullest.

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Breast Cancer Statistics: 2017 by the Numbers

Get the latest stats on incidence, mortality, survival, and screening by race/ethnicity in the United States, according to the American Cancer Society.

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5 Great Gifts Cancer Survivors Will Love

Looking for something to give a cancer survivor this holiday season? Here are 5 heartfelt gifts you can't buy at the store.

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Best Fitness Gifts for a Chronic Illness

Do you know someone with arthritis, breast cancer, or heart disease who's trying to stay in shape? Try these great illness-specific gift suggestions.

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Essential Metastatic Breast Cancer Book List

If you're looking for more information about metastatic breast cancer, try these reading suggestions, including cookbooks, medical guides, memoirs, and more.

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Is John McCain a "Cancer Warrior"?

Is it troubling to call war hero John McCain's cancer experience a "battle" or a "fight"? What's the right way to talk about cancer?

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Metastatic Breast Cancer Survival Is Going Up

Many people think metastatic breast cancer is a death sentence, but more women are living longer despite this serious diagnosis.

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How to Transition From Cancer Patient to Survivor

Some cancer survivors are surprised when they don’t go back to their usual selves. Here are tips to make transition into survivorship smoother.