The diagnosis of breast cancer is a life changing event. It is important to quickly learn about your options and find resources that can lead you through the journey. The following links are just a few of the many resources available on the Internet. Please remember to use caution when evaluating information on any site, especially if a medical resource. Always consult with your doctor or obtain a second or third opinion with questions relating to medical treatment or diagnosis.
Breast Cancer Information
- National Breast Cancer Foundation
- Breast Cancer Network of Western New York, Inc.
- Breast Cancer Info.Com
- Breast Cancer Hotlines and Information Centers
- Living Beyond Breast Cancer
Offers educational information to women affected by breast cancer.
- Breast Cancer Center
Contains general information, research, glossary of terms, links to emotional support groups, and more, for those with metastatic cancer.
- Breast Cancer Answers Project
Their mission is to improve access to and awareness of breast cancer clinical trial information, support patients receiving treatment, and improve the quality of life of patients with breast cancer.
- Dragon Boat Racing: Life After Breast Cancer Treatment
AJN, October 2010, Vol. 110, No. 10 by Linda L. McCausland, EdD, RN.
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