Metastatic Breast Cancer

Metastatic Breast Cancer Took Everything from This Patient

October 23rd 2020, 2:00pm


Stephanie Walker, who was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer in 2015, recalls how her disease has pulled the rug out from underneath her.

Learning the Ins and Outs of Metastatic Breast Cancer

October 23rd 2020, 12:00pm


On behalf of METAvivor, CURE spoke with Jamil Rivers and Kate Watson about metastatic breast cancer – from its treatment to how it affects individuals and their families.

A Metastatic Breast Cancer Journey Can Be Very Lonely

October 22nd 2020, 6:00pm


Susan Swanson, who was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer in 2014, says it’s very important for patients to surround themselves with a good support network.

A Man Who Received a Breast Cancer Diagnosis Says It Saved His Life

October 22nd 2020, 1:00pm


Kirby Lewis, who was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2012 and whose disease metastasized in 2016, says his diagnosis helped his care team detect a heart condition.

People Who Have Cancer Can Leave Behind a Couple Kinds of Legacies

October 21st 2020, 9:00pm


“The future is not yours,” says Pam Haldeman, who has metastatic breast cancer. “A way to get back a little bit of control is to be your own advocate and get aggressive in researching and going to every conference or retreat available.”

Beyond the Breast: How Some Patients Combat Brain Metastases

October 21st 2020, 3:00pm


Two women living with metastatic breast cancer that has spread to the brain describe the tools that are helping to keep them alive.

‘Don’t Sugarcoat Things’ When Someone You Know is Diagnosed with Metastatic Breast Cancer

October 21st 2020, 1:00pm


“Most kinds of breast cancer are potentially curable, but metastatic breast cancer is not,” says Kathleen Friel, lab director at the Burke Neurological Institute of Weill Cornell Medicine. “People assume, ‘Oh, you must be fine because you look fine.’ It puts a lot of expectations on us that, if somehow we’re strong enough, then we’ll beat this disease.”

Breast Cancer Action Month

October 19th 2020, 4:00pm


How to turn breast cancer awareness into actions that can improve your life and those of people you love.

How Metastatic Breast Cancer Affects Everyone in the Family

October 18th 2020, 7:00pm


How does a metastatic cancer diagnosis affect families, especially children? CURE® spoke with Kate Watson, a patient ambassador for METAvivor, about the tricky balance of protecting and empowering kids.

Recognizing Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day

October 13th 2020, 3:00pm


For Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day on Oct. 13, 2020, here’s a round-up of fast facts and the latest news and updates in this disease space.