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30th September 2021

What everyone needs to know about secondary breast cancer

When there is talk about breast cancer, often sadly when someone well known passes away, it’s about primary breast cancer. The media focuses on stories of survival, remission and the well known signs and symptoms such as a lump.

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26th September 2021

Types of Chemotherapy for Secondary Breast Cancer: Paclitaxel

We are looking at different types of chemotherapy - how you take it and possible side-effects - and then hearing from a patient about their experience. This week it’s Paclitaxel.

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Vinorelbine Patient Experience
21st September 2021

Vinorelbine: Patient Experience

This week one of our 2nds Together community talks about her experience of being on vinorelbine, also known by the brand navelbine. When were you diagnosed?

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17th September 2021

Diane: My Diagnosis Journey

On the 2nd of each month we talk about the signs and symptoms of secondary breast cancer. Diagnosing secondary breast cancer isn’t easy.

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12th September 2021

Types of Chemotherapy for Secondary Breast Cancer: Vinorelbine

We are taking a look at the different types of chemotherapy drugs that can be used to treat secondary breast cancer and this week it’s Vinorelbine. What is Vinorelbine?

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5th September 2021

Docetaxel: Liz's Experience

We are taking a look at different chemotherapy treatments for secondary breast cancer and then a patient shares their experience. This week Liz Gluckman talks about Docetaxel.

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29th August 2021

Types of Chemotherapy for Secondary Breast Cancer: Docetaxel

We are taking a look at the different types of chemotherapy drugs used to treat secondary breast cancer. This week it’s Docetaxel.

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22nd August 2021

Capecitabine: Amanda‘s Experience

We’re taking a look at different chemotherapy treatments for patients with secondary breast cancer. Last week we covered Capecitabine and one of the community, Amanda Verrecchia, now talks about her experience of the treatment.

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What Is Chemotherapy 2
15th August 2021

Types of Chemotherapy for Secondary Breast Cancer: Capecitabine

What is Capecitabine Capecitabine, also called Xeloda, is a chemotherapy drug used to treat a number of different cancers including secondary breast cancer. It works by slowing or stopping the growth of cancer cells.

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What Is Chemotherapy
7th August 2021

What Is Chemotherapy?

Chemotherapy is a cancer treatment where medicine is used to kill cancer cells. There are many different types of chemotherapy medicine, but they all work in a similar way.

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25th July 2021

My SBC Journey - Susan

When were you diagnosed with SBC? In 2018.

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1st July 2021

Working with Cancer #iamstillme

The final blog in the Working with Cancer series from SBC patient, Lynne. 

Working with cancer. 

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24th June 2021

Working with Cancer #iamstillme

Blog 4 in a series of blogs from SBC patient, Lynne, about Working with Cancer. 

Receiving a secondary and incurable diagnosis

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Tricia Current Treatment blog
20th June 2021

SBC & Me - My Current Treatment

Our next Patient Champion 'Current Treatment' blog is from Tricia. 

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17th June 2021

Working with Cancer #iamstillme

Here is the 3rd in a series of blogs from SBC patient, Lynne, on Working with Cancer - 

Returning to Work After Cancer

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