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Important Questions to Ask Before a Mastectomy

Important Questions to Ask Before a Mastectomy

Mastectomies are an important procedure you may need if you receive a breast cancer diagnosis. These surgeries involve removing the breasts, and sometimes reconstructing them, to slow the progression of the disease. You may also get one to prevent the disease altogether. The decision to undergo a mastectomy isn’t simple, and it’s crucial that you get all the information prior to committing. Whether you plan this procedure to treat or prevent breast cancer, make sure you discuss these important questions to ask before a mastectomy. What Are My Treatment Options? It can be difficult to know what treatment options would benefit...

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Benefits of a Breast Cancer Support Group

Benefits of a Breast Cancer Support Group

The battle for your life isn’t one to take on alone. Though friends and family work hard to support you through these difficult times, encouragement from other survivors like yourself can sometimes provide more encouragement. Whether you need advice, medical information, or reassurance, breast cancer support groups provide an essential tool in your fight. These are only some of the benefits of a breast cancer support group. Shows You That You’re Not Alone The arduous treatment process can often make you feel like you’re fighting an uphill battle on your own. Despite the best efforts of your loved ones, even they...

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