MBC & Relationships

Communicating About Metastatic Breast Cancer With Your Loved Ones

In the relationships section, you'll find tips and information to help you talk about metastatic breast cancer (MBC) with your friends, family and treatment team.

Talking About Intimacy

Being diagnosed with MBC can leave people feeling isolated from the ones they love, awkward in once intimate relationships and as if they are carrying a large burden on their own.

Talking about MBC with Friends and Family

Talking about MBC with people you care about can be hard. Preparing for these tough conversations can help ensure that your needs, as well as theirs, are met.

Relationship With Your Treatment Team

Building a treatment team – and understanding when to seek a second opinion – are important choices.

Your Potential Treatment Team

There are a lot of different types of health care providers who can address emotional needs. Click the button below for a full list of health care providers.

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