Alert: Riverside is committed to supporting the health and wellness of our communities. To support social distancing and limit the spread of COVID-19, we are offering the Breast Cancer Survivorship Series as a virtual series.
For young women affected by breast cancer
Young women with breast cancer have unique needs and questions. Riverside Health System has partnered with Living Beyond Breast Cancer, a national breast cancer nonprofit organization that provides trusted information and a community of support, to host a series of workshops for young women diagnosed with breast cancer before the age of 45.
The Survivorship Series will provide answers and resources on some of the most common concerns for young women such as intimacy, early menopause, the long-term effects of treatment and self-care after breast cancer.
Hot and Bothered: Coping with Early Menopause
Get tips on how to manage hot flashes, mood changes, trouble sleeping and other symptoms of early menopause due to breast cancer.
Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020 - 6 p.m.
Stay Alert: Managing the Long-Term Side Effects of Breast Cancer Treatment
The side effects of breast cancer treatment may last many years after your treatment is over. Learn what to watch for, what to report to your provider and when to call them.
Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020 - 10 a.m.
Let’s Talk About Breast Cancer and Intimacy
Changes in your sex life are common after a breast cancer diagnosis and during treatment. Learn how to talk about these concerns and get tips on how to improve your sexual health.
Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020 - 6 p.m.
Self-Care After Breast Cancer
You have been through a lot. Taking care of yourself physically, mentally and spiritually is important. Learn the important role exercise, nutrition, cancer and genetic screening can play in your health.
Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020 - 10 a.m.
Sign up for this virtual series
All sessions will be held on ZOOM. Register today to reserve your spot and receive the ZOOM link for each session.
If you have questions about these sessions, please call 757-594-4229.