Breast cancer survivors are at risk of heart disease because of the side effects of chemo and radiation. The take-home message from this study is to live a heart-healthy life with diet and exercise to avoid heart disease.
A new study shows the risk of heart disease and breast cancer recurrence in breast cancer survivors.
The Pink Fund provides up to $3,000 in grants to pay non-medical bills of men and women currently in treatment for breast cancer. More at thepinkfund.org. The Pan Foundation provides grants to women on Medicare with metastatic breast cancer who are currently in treatment. panfoundation.org. They have a new app called Fund Finder that helps patients find possible financial sources of help.