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As breast cancer patients, young women face many different issues and difficult decisions. Join Karen Fasciano, PsyD, director of the Young Adult Program at Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center, current patients, and survivors for a live discussion of the unique challenges for young women with breast cancer.
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If you're a young woman with breast cancer and you'd like to join our panel, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cancer patients, survivors, and their caregivers face more than medical challenges during cancer diagnosis and treatment. There are a variety of psychological, emotional, and social issues that come up during the cancer journey — including managing relationships, disclosing a diagnosis, working with cancer, and many more.
Learn about the psychosocial challenges of living with cancer, or caring for a loved one with cancer, in our series of Google+ Video Hangouts, featuring experts from Dana-Farber and patients, caregivers, and survivors from across the country.
Viewers are welcome to submit questions, which will be answered live on-air. Email questions to email@example.com or ask via Twitter (@DanaFarber) using the #DFCIhangout hashtag. If you have a topic you'd like to see addressed in a future Hangout, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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View these Hangouts that have taken place:
Visitors tuned in to join Tracy Bell, RN, who works with patients on clinical trials at Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center, for a Google+ Hangout. Tracy was joined by a panel of current and former cancer patients who shared their experiences about the clinical trial process.
View the Navigating Clinical Trials hangout
Many Google+ visitors tuned in to join Karen Fasciano, PsyD, clinical psychologist at Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center, for a Google+ Hangout to discuss anxiety and stress management when undergoing cancer treatment. Dr. Fasciano was joined by a panel of current and former cancer patients and caregivers, who shared their coping strategies.
View the Managing Anxiety and Stress during Cancer Treatment hangout
Dozens of Google+ visitors joined Karen Fasciano, PsyD, director of the Young Adult Program at Dana-Farber, to hear and ask about the unique challenges facing young adults with cancer. Fasciano was joined by a panel of young adult cancer patients, survivors, and bloggers, who shared their experiences, insights, and strategies for coping.
View the Young Adults Coping with Cancer hangout
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