On February 25, 2013, we lost another smart, funny, compassionate mother, advocate and my good friend to breast cancer too soon and too young. Christine Brunswick was a dedicated breast cancer advocate who was there at the beginnings of the advocacy movement when the National Breast Cancer Coalition (NBCC) started.
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We are thrilled to announce that the Brides Against Breast Cancer Nationwide Tour of Gowns (www.bridesagainstbreastcancer.org) is making its way to Santa Monica and has selected the Dr.
My name is Ashley and in January 2012 I was diagnosed with breast cancer at 28 years old. I had no major risk factors and cancer was the last thing I thought I would be dealing with at my age. In fact, I didn't even know that breast cancer could happen to women in their twenties!
It's time. For decades, we have been trying to make meaningful progress and I'm getting impatient!
Cancer patients have been telling their doctors about the foggy thinking and forgetfulness that are often referred to as 'chemobrain' for years. Initially, many doctors didn't take these complaints seriously. But as more attention began to be paid to cancer survivors' quality of life, cognitive functioning began to be seen as a topic that needs study.
December is a busy month for the Dr.