young women with breast cancer

1. It’s not just a grandma’s disease Unfortunately, women in their 20s/30s/40s can and do get breast cancer, despite a lack of awareness that it...

The 10th and final guideline from our Care Guidelines for Young Women with Breast Cancer is one that has always helped guide our work at...

An anniversary commemorates an event that took place on that day in a previous year. Anniversaries are often celebrated as a joyous occasion such...

The sun was shining brightly, such a pretty spring day. It was May 14th, 2014. It turned out to be the worst day of my life. I...

I always took it for granted that I would, someday, have children. I never grappled with the decision of whether or not motherhood was for...

Many women undergoing chemotherapy may struggle to feel beautiful during treatments because our skin tends to dry out, especially around the eyes. I’m going...

For young women with breast cancer, reconstruction is often a very important step of the process. Rethink's Care Guideline #8 says that young women...

One of my favourite things about heading a nimble, entrepreneurial charity is that we can jump on incredible opportunities and move quickly to fill gaps....

During the initial days and weeks of a cancer diagnosis, many young women find themselves needing to make extremely difficult decisions in a very short...

Last Friday, Alison (Rethink’s marketing + communications director) and I headed down to Denver for CancerCon, a conference created by the organization Stupid Cancer to...