The YSC Blog
Lisa J. Frank passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 30th after a courageous 22-year battle with breast cancer. A founding member of YSC, we have lost one of the greatest champions and sheroes of our organization.
This year has changed the world. And though hardships are inevitable, we are defined by how we respond to them. So it’s time to reimagine YSC and ensure we are meeting the needs of young adults affected by breast cancer right now.
Coping with grief can be a complicated struggle for young adults with breast cancer. What contributes to grief goes beyond the cancer diagnosis itself.
Sy Bryant talks to us about his novel, Co-Survivor, a realistic fictional portrayal of what it’s like watching someone you love go through a Breast Cancer diagnosis.
Say hello to Ali Hayalie, founder of La Hun Manuka Honey and new supporter of the YSC community.
Take a moment to meet Kyle Bergman, founder of the Great Fantastic and new supporter of the YSC community.
If you’ve been feeling overcome by watching events unfolding in the news, know that news-related stress is a serious issue and you’re not alone.
October is coming, and so is the mixed blessing of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. How can we honor and respect everyone’s path, including our own, through an intense celebratory month?
Tapping into support groups and talking with other survivors helps lessen fear and isolation. YSC Oncology Social Worker, Jean Rowe discusses the issues young survivors face when grieving the loss of a friend.
August 24, 2010 is the day I was told I had breast cancer. To all of you who recently heard those words, I am sorry. The YSC community is here to love and support you long beyond your own 10-year cancerversary.
Breast cancer and the added stresses of the Coronavirus can bring a multitude of overwhelming feelings to the surface. YSC oncology social worker, Jean Rowe shares tips to find relief through journaling.
YSC Summit exhibitors know that breast cancer is a year-round disease. While they were sad they couldn’t meet you in person in 2020, they would love to connect with you now.
Even though COVID-19 has been keeping many of us isolated indoors, Summer is here. We’ve got some tips to take extra care of yourself and take advantage of the longer days.
Sex after cancer is going to be different. Oncology sexual health specialist Traci Owens gets the conversation started when she shares her nine things you should know about sex, intimacy, and cancer.