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Breast Cancer

How Integrative Oncology Can Help Young Women with Breast Cancer [Video]

Levine Cancer Institute’s Dr. Chasse Bailey-Dorton shares how integrative medicine can help young women with breast cancer.At Atrium Health Levine Cancer Institute, patients have access to a full suite of evidence-based integrative oncology services, like acupuncture and yoga. Dr. Bailey-Dorton, chief of Integrative Oncology at Levine Cancer Institute, explains how these supportive therapies can reduce the side effects of cancer treatment and enhance physical, emotional and spiritual well-being. The Sandra Levine Young Women’s Breast Cancer Program at Levine Cancer Institute offers specialized care, resources and support for women under 40 with breast cancer. Learn more about the Young Women’s Breast Cancer Program: www.AtriumHealth.org/YWBPWatch more videos from this series: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PL-Z9_ECudo7FOl45Tzk7N03ZqS4DTHnRO

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What to Expect from Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer [Video]

Levine Cancer Institute’s Dr. Julie Fisher explains what to expect from chemotherapy treatment for breast cancer.From fertility preservation to hair loss, the possible side effects of chemotherapy (or chemo) are a concern for many young women with breast cancer. Dr. Fisher, medical oncologist and co-director of the Sandra Levine Young Women’s Breast Cancer Program at Atrium Health Levine Cancer Institute, shares her expertise on the topic. The Young Women’s Breast Cancer Program at Levine Cancer Institute offers specialized care, resources and support for women under 40 with breast cancer. Learn more about the Young Women’s Breast Cancer Program: www.AtriumHealth.org/YWBPWatch more videos from this series: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PL-Z9_ECudo7FOl45Tzk7N03ZqS4DTHnRO

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An Overview of Breast Reconstruction Surgery After Breast Cancer [Video]

Levine Cancer Institute’s Dr. Nick Clavin discusses breast reconstruction after a mastectomy or lumpectomy.Following breast cancer surgery, patients can choose to have reconstructive surgery that rebuilds the shape and look of their breasts. Dr. Clavin, a plastic and reconstructive surgeon at Atrium Health Levine Cancer Institute, explains the types and timing of breast reconstruction surgery, as well as special considerations for young women. The Sandra Levine Young Women’s Breast Cancer Program at Levine Cancer Institute offers specialized care, resources, and support for women under 40 with breast cancer. Learn more about the Young Women’s Breast Cancer Program: www.AtriumHealth.org/YWBPWatch more videos from this series: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PL-Z9_ECudo7FOl45Tzk7N03ZqS4DTHnRO

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What to Expect from Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancer [Video]

Levine Cancer Institute’s Dr. Hadley Sharp explains what to expect from radiation therapy for breast cancer. The radiation oncology team at Atrium Health Levine Cancer Institute uses highly targeted radiation therapy techniques to treat breast cancer while minimizing side effects. Dr. Sharp, a radiation oncologist at Levine Cancer Institute, details how her team helps young women undergoing radiation treatment for breast cancer maintain their quality of life. The Sandra Levine Young Women’s Breast Cancer Program at Levine Cancer Institute offers specialized care, resources and support for women under 40 with breast cancer. Learn more about the Young Women’s Breast Cancer Program: www.AtriumHealth.org/YWBPWatch more videos from this series: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PL-Z9_ECudo7FOl45Tzk7N03ZqS4DTHnRO

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What to Expect from Breast Cancer Surgery [Video]

Levine Cancer Institute’s Dr. Lejla Hadzikadic-Gusic explains what to expect from a lumpectomy or mastectomy. When considering surgical treatment, young women with breast cancer may have concerns specific to their stage of life. Dr. Hadzikadic-Gusic, a breast surgical oncologist and co-director of the Sandra Levine Young Women’s Breast Cancer Program at Levine Cancer Institute, shares how her team helps each woman make the best decision for their unique needs. The Young Women’s Breast Cancer Program offers specialized care, resources and support for women under 40 with breast cancer. Learn more about the Young Women’s Breast Cancer Program: www.AtriumHealth.org/YWBPWatch more videos from this series: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PL-Z9_ECudo7FOl45Tzk7N03ZqS4DTHnRO