We have the latest information on everything from understanding your diagnosis to treatment options to improving your quality of life after treatment. So whether you've been recently diagnosed, have just finished treatment or have been a survivor for many years, you'll get the answers to help you stay informed.
If you have just been diagnosed (or are still undergoing testing), this section can help you understand your test results and the factors that affect your prognosis and treatment choices.
Deciding on a particular treatment is as much a personal matter as it is a medical one. In this section of Understanding Breast Cancer, we describe each treatment option and its benefits and risks. You can also find information on participating in a clinical trial, getting good care and financial issues.
This section has information to help survivors improve their quality of life after treatment and increase their chances for survival. Survivors can learn about recommended screening after treatment and health concerns such as lymphedema as well as issues of special interest to young survivors.