What is triple negative breast cancer? How is my family history related to my risk of breast cancer? How do I do a breast self exam? Each year more than 200,000 women are diagnosed with breast cancer. Screening and self exams are critical to catching cancer early when patients have more treatment options. A diagnosis more »
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Jackie was speechless when she learned she had breast cancer. But what she didn’t expect was the help of Jefferson breast care coordinator Rita, who got Jackie right back on track with her chemo and radiation when a job layoff threatened to interrupt her follow-up treatments.
Jackie was speechless. She had breast cancer. How could she have cancer? “It was scary. I was dumbfounded. It felt like … in my mind I was just saying ‘what is cancer’ … I felt stupid. So, I educated myself.” She had recently turned 45. She was young, the younger of her two sons was more »