Learn the language of breast cancer and find your confidence.
Gain the knowledge and support you need to face breast cancer with confidence.
"It will feel like a friend walking beside you, giving you hope at a very scary time."
Breast cancer is scary, confusing, and overwhelming. Whether it’s an upcoming mammogram, biopsy, or an unfortunate breast cancer diagnosis, every patient and their loved ones need a place to start. How Breast Cancer Is Like a Dandelion is that place, teaching the language of medicine and providing the knowledge you need on the breast cancer journey.
In this book, board-certified oncologist Dr. Joe Hofmeister and breast cancer expert Dr. Erin Macrae will help you and your loved ones understand what has already happened and overcome the fear of what’s to come.
Using simple analogies, understandable language, and calming visuals, this book outlines every step of the disease, explaining concepts with compassion and support. Every chapter includes definitions and pronunciations of terms, take-home points, and questions to ask the doctor.
Most importantly, How Breast Cancer Is Like a Dandelion will give you the tools you need to actively participate in conversations with your doctor. You will gain the confidence to face the path ahead.