From biopsy to survivorship, prepare for the journey ahead.
Gain the knowledge and support you need to face breast cancer with confidence.
Using simple analogies and understandable language, breast cancer expert Dr. Erin Macrae and board-certified oncologist Dr. Joe Hofmeister walk you and your loved ones through key steps in the breast cancer journey. From biopsy to survivorship, this 5-book series will give you the tools you need to actively participate in conversations with your medical team. You’ll find the confidence you need to face the path ahead.
Each book includes definitions and pronunciations of terms, take-home points, and questions to ask the doctor to help you navigate your breast cancer journey.
Learn about the different types of biopsies. Discover the advantages and disadvantages of each, and find out what to expect during the procedure. No matter the results, you’ll be prepared for the next steps.
Learn the different ways breast cancer is analyzed, evaluated, and how that information can tell you more about your treatment and prognosis. We’ll teach you what you need to know about your new diagnosis so that you can get prepared for your next steps—treatment.
Gain a better understanding of your therapy options and the factors that might influence treatment planning. Ease your worries so you can begin your journey by discovering the different treatment paths.
Cancer-free, but things don’t feel quite normal again? We’ll help you understand what’s next and what’s “normal” during your first year of survivorship and beyond. Get ready to face the next steps by learning what to expect (physically and emotionally), tips to feel better, and how to keep cancer away for good.