Breast Cancer

After Breast Cancer: Answers to the Questions Women Are Afraid to Ask
Musa Mayer / 2003

Be a Survivor – Your Guide to Breast Cancer Treatment
Vladimir Lange, MD / 2009

Breast Cancer Basics and Beyond: Treatments, Resources, Self-Help, Good News Updates
Delthia Ricks / 2005

Breast Cancer Husband: How to Help Your Wife (and Yourself) during Diagnosis, Treatment and Beyond
Marc Silver / 2004

Confronting Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer: Identify Your Risk, Understand Your Options, Change Your Destiny
Sue Friedman, Rebecca Sutphen, Kathy Steligo and Mark H. Greene / 2012

Dr. Susan Love’s Breast Book, 5th Edition
Susan M. Love MD / 2010

Humor after the Tumor: One Woman’s Look at her Year with Breast Cancer
Patty Gelman / 2003

Previvors: Facing the Breast Cancer Gene and Making Life-Changing Decisions
Dina Roth Port / 2010

The Breast Cancer Survivor’s Fitness Plan: A Doctor-Approved Workout Plan For a Strong Body and Lifesaving Results (Harvard Medical School Guides)
Carolyn Kaelin, Francesca Coltrera, Josie Gardiner, Joy Prouty / 2006

 

The information on provided here is for informational and educational purposes only and is not intended as a substitute for medical help, advice, diagnosis or treatment;nor does it constitute an endorsement of any particular author, philosophy or organization. If you suspect or have been diagnosed with a gynecologic cancer, seek care first from a gynecologic oncologist.

Spotlight

Visit the Sisterhood of Survivorship page to read “Dena’s Story” — by a vulvar cancer survivor who has shared her story and wise words, and channeled her energy into her National Race to End Women’s Cancer team.

Awareness

Vaccine efficacy against vulvar infection with HPV 16/18 was comparable to the efficacy found against cervical infection 4 years after vaccination, according to researchers with the National Cancer Institute.

Research

The Foundation has published its 2014-2015 Research Grants and Awards Booklet with Applications. Please consider applying to become part of an elite group of physician-scientists committed to the well-being of women at risk for/affected by gyn malignancies.

Education

The next Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course will be Saturday, July 26, 2014 in Boston. For more information on courses, click here.