Breast Cancer Survivorship
|The Late Effects of Breast Cancer Treatment|
Kimberly Peairs, M.D., internal medicine specialist, discusses how issues like bone health and menopausal symptoms should be addressed in a primary care setting.
|The Impact of Breast Cancer Treatment on Long-Term Health|
Medical oncologist Antonio Wolff, M.D., encourages a relationship with a primary care doctor understands the effects of breast cancer treatment on long-term health care.
|Nipple Tattoos - A New Option for Breast Reconstruction|
Breast cancer survivors discuss why nipple tattooing is an important part of survivorship. A tattoo artist specializing in nipple tattoos post breast cancer shares his experiences of how this procedure is done and why it is important.
|The Role of an Internist in Breast Cancer Survivorship|
Kimberly Peairs, M.D., discusses the internist's role in managing the side effects of treatment, general disease prevention measures, and screenings for related cancers.
Conversations on Survival Video Series
|Being a Survivor|
A group of breast cancer survivors talk about what it means to be a survivor, including life after cancer, transitioning to the next steps after treatment, and finding a "new normal".
|Lifestyle Changes after Treatment-Conversations on Survival|
Breast cancer survivors discuss what they continued or changed after treatment - the importance of living in the moment, maintaining a healthy lifestyle, and knowing what is important in life.
|Survivorship Care Planning - Conversations on Survival|
A group of breast cancer survivors discuss finding appropriate medical care after treatment - how not to get lost in the system and how to be your own best advocate are discussed.
|Talking to Your Family - Conversations on Survival|
A group of breast cancer survivors talk about what it was like to tell their spouses and children about their diagnosis and treatment plans.
|What We Learned from Cancer - Conversations on Survival|
Breast cancer survivors discuss the positive lessons learned from their experiences—including the importance of volunteering and giving back as a way of connecting and healing.