As a young woman with metastatic cancer, even at the breast center I was an outlier in a field of healthy people, with healthy breasts, receiving screenings for a disease they don’t fully understand.
One of the most difficult parts of living with metastatic breast cancer in my thirties has been the challenge of explaining my symptoms and side effects. I don’t always fully understand them myself.
None of us knows how long we have left. Noticing details, becoming aware of our senses, being curious and having compassion for ourselves can all help anchor us here in the present.
At some point, young breast cancer survivors may experience the loss of a friend or member of their breast cancer community. The grief will feel like an emotional roller coaster. Because it is.
The Right to Try law allows terminally ill patients to request an investigational drug directly from a pharmaceutical company after Phase I clinical trials.
Questions and answers about leaving a legacy.
Mets-thriver Dikla Benzeevi reflects on her 15th cancerversary.
Tools and resources to help cope with the financial toxicity of metastatic breast cancer.
Once you’ve been diagnosed with cancer you’d never think of there being worse news…until you’re diagnosed with cancer again.