A diagnosis of any form of cancer can be devastating, but breast cancer can impact women emotionally and psychologically in significant ways because it seems to strike at the very heart of what it means to be a woman, and at her attractiveness and sexuality.
There are a number of treatment options available, which may be used singly, or in conjunction with one another. A woman’s decision about which treatment to select will be based on a number of factors, including the stage and type of her cancer, her doctor’s recommendations, and her personal feelings about which treatment is best for her based on her state of mind.
The treatments available are:
In this course we will give an overview of the treatments available and what to expect from each.