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Capital region breast cancer support & awareness

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Women smiling in support of breast cancer education

Upcoming Educational Program:

 

Wednesday, December 2, 2020, 2:00 - 3:00 pm - Cardiac Health and Breast Cancer

Heather Stahura, MD, FACC will speak about the impact of breast cancer and treatment on cardiac health and ways to mitigate and monitor this impact.

There will be a Q&A at the close of the presentation.

 

Dr. Stahura is a cardiologist at Capital Cardiology Associates and is spearheading the cardio-oncology team consisting of physicians, clinicians and medical staff in the Capital Region.

Dr. Stahura is triple board certified in cardiovascular disease, internal medicine and echocardiogram and has a working knowledge of medical Spanish.

This online webinar is free; advanced registration required.

 Click HERE to register.

 

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To Life! was founded in 1998 by a breast cancer survivor who understood first-hand the uncertainty, questions and needs faced by those dealing with a breast cancer diagnosis.  Her vision was to create a local, independent, grass-roots organization which would serve our community right here in the Capital District.  We strive to provide the information and resources you need and to help you thrive in your new normal.

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To Life’s priority is to connect you with resources and information so that you can make informed choices and work in partnership with your healthcare providers.

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To Life! offers an extensive selection of stylish and comfortable synethic and human hair wigs in adult and youth sizes. We also have a variety of toppers, hats, head coverings and scarves.

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To Life!’s personalized fitting services include a wide variety of breast cancer bras, breast forms, swim forms, post-surgical camisoles and more. A wide variety of styles, colors and sizes.

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To Life! offers a wide range of wellness programs designed to offer you free-of-charge opportunities to experience the benefits of these complementary therapies.  Examples include massage, reiki, yoga and more.

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To Life! support and mentoring programs provide the emotional support you may need in a warm and safe environment. 

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To Life!’s Breast Health Workshops Instructors provide one-on-one and group instruction on breast health, including clinical screening, self-advocacy, performing self-exams, and information on breast cancer risk factors and risk reduction strategies.

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Honoring the past, treasuring the present, empowering the future.

To Life! was founded to provide our community with breast cancer information and services for patients, families and friends. Your health is very important to us. We recognize that good information will improve your relationship with your health provider and lead to better decisions about your care. We welcome the opportunity to assist during and after active treatment.

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