Author: MBCA

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NEW FROM SHARSHERET


At Sharsheret, we know that women living with metastatic breast cancer (stage IV or advanced breast cancer – breast cancer that has spread beyond the breast to other organs in the body) need specialized resources. We can help with our free kits and materials tailored just for you. To receive your free copy of our

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New Study Identifies Differential Outcomes in De Novo and Recurrent Metastatic Breast Cancer


NEW YORK, Oct 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — A retrospective analysis, reported in the journal Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, of more than 8,189 women with invasive breast cancer and 1,158 women diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer (MBC) between 1990 and 2010 identified differences in tumor characteristics and survival due to breast cancer in women diagnosed with de

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Free Webinar – Applying for Social Security Disability


Metastatic breast cancer makes you “presumptively eligible” for disability benefits from the Social Security Administration (SSA) through their Compassionate Allowances Program, but it is not a guarantee. You still need to apply and meet the SSA’s technical qualification rules which include strict financial limits for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and/or work credit requirements for Social Security Disability Insurance

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