Breast Cancer Network Australia (BCNA) hosted an Information Forum in Karratha, WA, in June 2023 for everyone affected by breast cancer, including their supporters.
The forum covered a range of topics including current and emerging treatments, strategies to enhance physical and emotional wellbeing, and living well during treatment and beyond.
It was an opportunity to hear from a range of breast cancer experts, as well as a panel made up of local community groups and BCNA members who will share their lived experiences with you.
Serena and Katriona met as nursing colleagues. They're taking on the Gold Coast double to raise funds for BCNA.
Georgina was diagnosed with early breast cancer in 2021, she talks about some of the unexpected challenges she has faced in this story
Jenny was diagnosed with invasive ductal carcinoma. She talks about how she faced telling her family and what BCNA resources helped her.
Renee was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer whilst 12 weeks pregnant, with a young family
Shananne Fields was diagnosed with breast cancer while pregnant with her second child. She shares her experience navigating the diagnosis.
Nick shares his feelings of disbelief that a man could get breast cancer and wants to spread the word.
Megan shares her experience navigating a breast cancer diagnosis while also profoundly Deaf and legally blind