The Brobe Blog

When someone you love is going through a complicated medical diagnosis, acting as the sole caregiver can be a taxing job. Everyday tasks that were once simple become lower priority as you become responsible for helping with transportation to and from treatment, picking up prescriptions,...

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After having a mastectomy, bruising and swelling is pretty common. Finding ways to reduce discomfort and speed up the healing process is crucial during the weeks following your procedure. Ice can be one of the best avenues to do this.  Ice helps...

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Let's talk about sex and intimacy. Having a mastectomy due to a cancer diagnosis or preventative action means you're going to have to re-explore your body and what it means to be intimate with someone. Your body is going to undergo...

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Open heart surgery is no small procedure, which is why it's important to understand what to expect throughout the entirety of the process. Any unnerving experience can be made a little more comfortable by arming yourself with information. Let's get to...

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While it's true that 2 out of 3 births are vaginal, 1 in 3 women have the chance of needing a c-section in order to bring their child into the world. Sometimes this procedure is pre-planned, and sometimes it's a last-minute...

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When recovering from a mastectomy, it's likely that you'll be sore and have some limited mobility while getting dressed for awhile. Don't worry! This inconvenience won't last forever. In the meantime though, we've rounded up some of the best items...

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