4 Things to Know About The New Breast Cancer “Smart Bomb”

The experimental drug, T-DM1, also known as the breast cancer “smart bomb,” is a phrase that’s been on everyone’s lips and search engines since Monday when it was announced as the “miracle drug” breast cancer treatment. Kimberly Blackwell, M.D., an oncologist at Duke University Medical Center and lead investigator of the T-DM1 study, presented her … Continue reading 4 Things to Know About The New Breast Cancer “Smart Bomb”

Patient Stories: “My Nurse Navigator Helped Me Understand”

The dreaded ‘C’ word—cancer. It’s something you hear about from your friends and family or read about in the paper but never think about it being “your cancer.” There I was,  taking care of business like annual physicals and mammograms. There was no history of breast cancer in the family, and I had no high … Continue reading Patient Stories: “My Nurse Navigator Helped Me Understand”