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Top 5 facts & resources that Hispanic women and Latinas battling breast cancer should know about
Top 5 facts & resources that Hispanic women and Latinas battling breast cancer should know about
It’s important to consider how the burden of breast cancer disproportionately affects Hispanic Americans and Latinas.
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4 Key Research Updates from the World Conference on Lung Cancer
4 Key Research Updates from the World Conference on Lung Cancer
A recap of research from the World Conference on Lung Cancer.
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5 essential self-care strategies for living with metastatic breast cancer
5 essential self-care strategies for living with metastatic breast cancer
The paradox of living with mBC is the idea that while there is newfound hope for longer, better-quality lives, it’s completely normal—and okay—to have moments where you’re definitely not okay.
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Necessity and navigation of a medically induced menopause in breast cancer treatment
Necessity and navigation of a medically induced menopause in breast cancer treatment
Hormone therapy, a common treatment for HR+ breast cancer, can cause early menopause.
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Coffee Corner Chat Recap
Coffee Corner Chat Recap
A full recap of the questions and answers from our live Q&A with our team of oncology nurse practitioners.
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Understanding the reality of late recurrence in breast cancer and navigating the long-term risk
Understanding the reality of late recurrence in breast cancer and navigating the long-term risk
Be an informed advocate for your long-term care and preparedness plan
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Understanding the reality of late recurrence in breast cancer and navigating the long-term risk
Understanding the reality of late recurrence in breast cancer and navigating the long-term risk
Be an informed advocate for your long-term care and preparedness plan.
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Get your records, contribute to research
Get your records, contribute to research
Your experience can accelerate breast cancer research.
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Navigating triple negative breast cancer (TNBC)
Navigating triple negative breast cancer (TNBC)
Approximately 10-15% of all breast cancers diagnosed are triple-negative.
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Protecting bone health and reducing recurrence risk after breast cancer
Protecting bone health and reducing recurrence risk after breast cancer
Here, we’ll delve into seven critical aspects of bone health for breast cancer survivors and provide tips on managing it.
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Sunnier days ahead: the importance of sun protection after breast cancer treatment
Sunnier days ahead: the importance of sun protection after breast cancer treatment
With summer in full swing, it’s more important than ever to keep sun health in mind.
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6 reasons to consider a pathology second opinion
6 reasons to consider a pathology second opinion
Have you ever considered seeking a second opinion on your pathology? Here's why you should.
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A summer of health
A summer of health
Rethinking your drink in the light of breast cancer risk
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Navigating breast cancer and infertility risk
Navigating breast cancer and infertility risk
After a cancer diagnosis, the prospect of infertility for patients who want to grow their families can be yet another challenge they must confront.
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Twisted Pink MBC Symposium
Twisted Pink MBC Symposium
The transformative role of AI in breast cancer research
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A call to action: addressing the national shortage of essential chemotherapy drugs
A call to action: addressing the national shortage of essential chemotherapy drugs
The United States is currently facing a severe shortage of two life-saving chemotherapy drugs – carboplatin and cisplatin.
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Care for All: LGBTQIA+ patient resources
Care for All: LGBTQIA+ patient resources
This Pride Month, we’re sharing resources for patients in the LGBTQIA+ community to help them overcome challenges in healthcare.
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Moving forward: the role of exercise in breast cancer outcomes
Moving forward: the role of exercise in breast cancer outcomes
Physical activity has shown immense promise in improving outcomes for breast cancer patients, from enhancing quality of life to reducing the risk of recurrence.
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ASCO 2023 Wrap-up
ASCO 2023 Wrap-up
Important updates for lung cancer patients
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ASCO 2023 Wrap-up
ASCO 2023 Wrap-up
Important updates for breast cancer patients
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Unraveling heart health risks in breast cancer survivors
Unraveling heart health risks in breast cancer survivors
Chemotherapy and radiation, two of the primary modes of breast cancer treatment, can inadvertently affect the heart's health.
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Clinical Trials Day: Suzanne's Story
Clinical Trials Day: Suzanne's Story
Hear how Suzanne found a clinical trial through the Outcomes4Me app.
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Facts and resources for AAPI Heritage Month
Facts and resources for AAPI Heritage Month
Learn how breast cancer affects the AAPI population and discover resources for these patients.
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Expanding our reach: support for lung cancer now available from Outcomes4Me
Expanding our reach: support for lung cancer now available from Outcomes4Me
We’re excited to announce that Outcomes4Me now includes non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) as a disease patients can track and manage on our patient empowerment platform.
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Challenges to breast reconstruction equity
Challenges to breast reconstruction equity
How insurance billing code changes affect your choices
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Disparities in Breast Cancer
Disparities in Breast Cancer
April is National Minority Cancer Awareness & Health Month. Learn about breast cancer disparities and organizations tackling the problem.
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Exploring breast reconstruction options after lumpectomy or mastectomy
Exploring breast reconstruction options after lumpectomy or mastectomy
Understanding your options for breast reconstruction is a crucial step in regaining control over your body after a breast cancer diagnosis.
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What is National Healthcare Decisions Day?
What is National Healthcare Decisions Day?
This Healthcare Decisions Day, learn about the importance of advance care planning.
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Empowering choices: navigating breast cancer surgical options
Empowering choices: navigating breast cancer surgical options
A guide to the various breast cancer surgical options available to patients..
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Empowering Choices: Breast cancer surgery & reconstruction options
Empowering Choices: Breast cancer surgery & reconstruction options
An introduction to our series on surgery and reconstruction options for breast cancer patients.
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What you need to know about CDK 4/6 inhibitors
What you need to know about CDK 4/6 inhibitors
Learn more about this type of treatment for early breast cancer.
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Results announced from Kisqali® trial for early-stage recurrence
Results announced from Kisqali® trial for early-stage recurrence
Novartis announced results from the Phase III NATALEE trial for a CDK4/6 inhibitor.
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The new era of endocrine therapy for breast cancer
The new era of endocrine therapy for breast cancer
3 advancements that may impact your treatment plan
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Exploring hormone therapies
Exploring hormone therapies
A comprehensive look at HR+ breast cancer treatment options
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How Outcomes4Me integrates with the NCCN Guidelines®
How Outcomes4Me integrates with the NCCN Guidelines®
And why it’s important for cancer patients to understand.
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How to support someone with breast cancer
How to support someone with breast cancer
How can loved ones provide support to someone diagnosed with breast cancer?
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Hidden risk: how your breast density could put you at higher risk for breast cancer
Hidden risk: how your breast density could put you at higher risk for breast cancer
Explore how breast density is linked to breast cancer and screening recommendations for those with dense breasts.
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Lymphedema and breast cancer: risk and strategies
Lymphedema and breast cancer: risk and strategies
Learn from other breast cancer survivors on how they manage lymphedema.
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Triple Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC) Day
Triple Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC) Day
March 3rd is Triple Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC) Day, dedicated to raising awareness about TNBC and highlighting the need for increased research, funding, and support for those affected by this aggressive form of breast cancer.
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Rare Disease Day: male breast cancer
Rare Disease Day: male breast cancer
February 28th is Rare Disease Day, and an opportunity for us to bring awareness to male breast cancer, a disease that is often overlooked, and highlight resources for patients affected by this disease.
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Cancer Prevention Month: resources recap
Cancer Prevention Month: resources recap
February is National Cancer Prevention Month, an effort designed to raise awareness about preventable cancers and educate people on how to mitigate the risk of developing these diseases.
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Black History Month: patient resources
Black History Month: patient resources
February is Black History Month, an important opportunity to raise awareness about the health disparities influencing communities of color and take action to promote health equity.
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Genetic testing for breast cancer risk: a personal story
Genetic testing for breast cancer risk: a personal story
Breast cancer survivor, Suzanne, shares her personal experience with genetic testing.
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Why the Cancer Moonshot initiative relies on patient participation
Why the Cancer Moonshot initiative relies on patient participation
Breast cancer patients have a unique opportunity to help advance cancer research.
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My self-advocacy story
My self-advocacy story
Suzanne, a breast cancer survivor, shares her experience with self-advocacy
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Navigating romantic relationships while living with breast cancer
Navigating romantic relationships while living with breast cancer
Breast cancer can both influence and change romantic relationships, but it doesn’t have to define them.
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Newsflash: First Oral SERD Orserdu (elacestrant) FDA-Approved
Newsflash: First Oral SERD Orserdu (elacestrant) FDA-Approved
The FDA has issued its approval for an important new option for post-menopausal patients with HR+, HER2- metastatic breast cancer.
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Why Breast Cancer Survivors Have Complicated Feelings About Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Why Breast Cancer Survivors Have Complicated Feelings About Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Many breast cancer survivors have complicated feelings about Breast Cancer Awareness Month—and for good reason. Keep reading for some insight into why this month is problematic, even though it's full of good intentions.
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How Endocrine Therapy For Cancer Works
How Endocrine Therapy For Cancer Works
Endocrine therapy—also known as hormonal therapy—is a common cancer treatment that can alter or block the hormones that cause cancer to grow.
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8 Clinical Trial Myths Debunked
8 Clinical Trial Myths Debunked
Outcomes4Me Clinical Lead and board-certified Nurse Practitioner, Lisa Morere, debunks common myths about clinical trials.
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Newly Diagnosed? The Top 4 Books for Breast Cancer Patients
Newly Diagnosed? The Top 4 Books for Breast Cancer Patients
Consuming high quality content around breast cancer is important and books can be a highly valuable resource when navigating treatment and life after treatment.
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Understanding HER2-Low Breast Cancer
Understanding HER2-Low Breast Cancer
At the recent 2022 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting, the DESTINY-Breast04 trial was a hot topic that received a standing ovation for the breakthrough results presented.
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Which Genomic Test is Right for Your Cancer?
Which Genomic Test is Right for Your Cancer?
There’s no one-size-fits-all approach to a breast cancer diagnosis. Genomic tests can help us determine what treatments to pursue, as well as what the odds of recurrence are.
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Our Top 5 Breast Cancer Podcasts
Our Top 5 Breast Cancer Podcasts
Nowadays there’s no shortage of options when it comes to being able to do your own research about your cancer diagnosis and treatment. One way to learn more about breast cancer is to listen to podcasts on topics such as prevention, treatment, research, and lifestyle post-diagnosis.
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New Recommendations from ASCO Surrounding Diet & Exercise During Active Chemotherapy
New Recommendations from ASCO Surrounding Diet & Exercise During Active Chemotherapy
Cancer treatment is very taxing which can make it hard to have the energy to exercise and to keep food down. That being said, the new ASCO guidelines place a emphasis on diet and exercise.
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ASCO 2022 Conference Recap on Breast Cancer
ASCO 2022 Conference Recap on Breast Cancer
Top oncologists and scientists from around the world attended ASCO, one of the largest oncology conferences of the year, to present breakthrough research on treatment options, symptom management and care equity. We've highlighted a few major takeaways from the conference.
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Living Beyond Breast Cancer 2022
Living Beyond Breast Cancer 2022
This year’s annual LBBC Conference on metastatic breast cancer (MBC) was a hybrid gathering of researchers, doctors, and advocates coming together to discuss the latest advances in precision medicine, ongoing research updates, and clinical trials
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NCCN Treatment Guidelines Update
NCCN Treatment Guidelines Update
New treatment options for HER2+, HR-/HER2-, and HR+/HER2-
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San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 2021 Wrap Up
San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 2021 Wrap Up
Top breast cancer oncologists and researchers attended the 44th Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS) to present novel breast cancer research. We’ve highlighted a few major takeaways from the conference.
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2021 ESMO Conference Recap on Breast Cancer
2021 ESMO Conference Recap on Breast Cancer
Many of the breast cancer clinical trials presented at ESMO focused on HER2+ breast cancer in the metastatic setting. One trial did a head-to-head comparison of the benefits of two approved therapies. Another shared data on a novel treatment.
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NCCN Guideline Updates in Early Stage Breast Cancer: What Every Patient Needs to Know
NCCN Guideline Updates in Early Stage Breast Cancer: What Every Patient Needs to Know
The FDA approved last month pembrolizumab in the preoperative setting for stage 2-3 triple negative breast cancer.
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2021 ASCO Conference Recap on Breast Cancer
2021 ASCO Conference Recap on Breast Cancer
This past weekend the world’s top oncologists and cancer researchers virtually attended the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). Our team compiled the groundbreaking science specific to breast cancer, the latest trends in breast cancer clinical treatments and insights on equitable breast cancer care.
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Highlights from ESMO 2021
Highlights from ESMO 2021
Leaders in breast oncology come to ESMO to learn and present the most promising developments in breast cancer care.
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2021 LBBC Conference Highlights
2021 LBBC Conference Highlights
Outcomes4me attended the virtual Living Beyond Breast Cancer’s Conference on Metastatic Breast Cancer. The conference included keynotes on treatment resistance, research advancements, palliative care, and advocacy.
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PTSD After Breast Cancer
PTSD After Breast Cancer
PTSD after a cancer diagnosis is a real thing. And like so many others, I was left feeling insecure about my body image, and worse, insecure about what future I would really have. Would I recover my strength and energy?
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Different Types of Mastectomies
Different Types of Mastectomies
The location of the cancer in the breast, the shape of the breast, and the position of the nipple can influence whether the nipple can be preserved at the time of mastectomy.
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