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Breast Cancer in Young Adults

Young adults with breast cancer are considered those who are diagnosed under the age of 45. For these young people, disease comes at a time when they have the most family and social responsibilities and are working to establish financial independence. The disease, treatment, and recovery can impact both physical and mental health. This website serves as source of helpful resources and tools for young people with breast cancer, metastatic cancer, caregivers and health care providers that can help improve quality of life.