University of Wisconsin–Madison

Archive: Patients and UW Surgery Providers Come Together to Navigate Breast Cancer

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Brava Magazine spoke with three brave Madison-area women about the major and often wrenching decisions women face during the BRCA testing process.

Read the full story in the online pages of Brava Magazine (pages 52-57) here.

Read each patient’s personal message about their journey with breast cancer here.

Learn more about breast cancer treatment, ongoing research and available clinical trials as well as your options for breast reconstruction at the UW Health Breast Center.

Get involved. Join us to honor our patients, educate the community and have FUN! Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day – or BRA Day – is October 16, 2013. UW Surgery and the UW Health Breast Center partner with Madison Parks to offer Yoga in the Park at Garner Park from 9 am to 11 am in Madison, WI. Learn more about the event here.