Online Sources of Reliable Information
This website has easily understandable information on every aspect of breast cancer. In addition, there are discussion forums on a wide variety of topics, both for those diagnosed with breast cancer and for their loved ones and caregivers.
Dr. Susan Love's Breast Book, sometimes referred to as "The Breast Cancer Bible" is a comprehensive source for in-depth information about details of breast cancer.
Complementary Medicine can improve quality of life in many ways. It is a component of Integrative Medicine. The goal of Integrative Medicine is to treat the whole person - mind, body, and spirit - all at the same time.
The Annie Appleseed Project, a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation, provides information, education, advocacy, and awareness for people with cancer and their family and friends who are interested in complementary or alternative medicine (CAM) and natural therapies from a patient's perspective. We are an all volunteer organization.
The National Lymphedema Network is a good resource for information about lymphedema. In addition, we've posted some articles about lymphedema on this site: Lymphedema Articles.