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Date(s) - Friday, October 1, 2021 - Saturday, October 30, 2021
All Day

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Medgar Evers Library

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Early detection and improvements in treatment have helped millions of women survive breast cancer. The videos in the collection below explain breast cancer screening and genetic testing, as well as some of the potential side effects of treatment. There are also personal stories from breast cancer survivors.

Parents and caregivers are encouraged to exercise discretion regarding the content below and watch the videos along with older youth to discuss the information.

Hosted by Medgar Evers Library. Source of videos: American Cancer Society/ShareWIK.

 



BREAST CANCER SCREENING AND GENETIC TESTING

 

American Cancer Society Breast Cancer Screening Guideline Overview

 

 


The Science Behind the New Breast Cancer Screening Guideline

 

 


Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancers: Should I Seek Genetic Testing?

 

 


 

 



BREAST CANCER IN CERTAIN GROUPS OF WOMEN

Triple-Negative Breast Cancer: What You Need to Know

 

 


Breast Cancer in Elderly Women: Treatment Options

 

 



SIDE EFFECTS AFTER BREAST CANCER

 

Lymphedema: An Introduction

 

 


Lymphedema: Treatment Options

 

 


Lymphedema Complications: Be Prepared

 

 


Breast Cancer: What They Might Not Tell You

 

 



BREAST CANCER SURVIVOR STORIES

 

Doris Jones (An Oncology Nurse’s Own Battle with Breast Cancer)

 

 


Jennifer Ramras (Breast Cancer: Life Goes On)

 

 


Elizabeth Stroud (Breast Cancer: I Was 23)