BostonCancerSupport.org is Greater Boston's non-profit cancer resource. Find local support groups/rehabilitation centers; transportation to treatments; financial aid and more.
BreastInvestigators.com is dedicated to taking the mystery out of breast cancer. Breast Investigators provides tools to individuals, breast cancer patients, cancer survivors and previvors to help them make the best, most informed decisions about their breast health and well being. The website provides information, blogs, events and a directory listings of healthcare providers, complementary care providers, emotional support and assistance.
Lacuna Loft is a 501(c)3 nonprofit that encourages, empowers, and connects young adult cancer and chronic illness survivors and caregivers around the globe, 24/7. Lacuna Loft provides online access to wellness resources, lifestyle encouragement, and peer support community that young adults need to overcome their challenging health and life circumstances, and thrive.
National Lymphedema Network (NLN) is an organization that provides education and guidance to lymphedema patients, health care professionals, and the general public.
eLymphNotes is an online magazine on lymphedema published by the Lymphedema Awareness Foundation, Inc. (LAF).
Step Up, Speak Out provides resources, support and advocacy for women and men with breast cancer-related lymphedema.
Fashion and Beauty
Cancer Be Glammed helps women battle the side effects of cancer treatment in comfort & style. Their website features fashionable post-op necessities, chemotherapy and radiation products, and unique gifts. Their guide,”What The Doctor Didn’t Order“ provides stylish recovery solutions and is downloadable from their site.
Shop Well with You (SWY) is a nonprofit organization and body-image resource for women surviving cancer, their caregivers and healthcare providers.
Spirited Sisters™: Healing Threads™ Collection of Designer Hospital Gowns understand the physical and emotional demands of fighting any illness. These garments are sophisticated, attractive, comforting and dignified.
Haralee.com creates fantastic sleepwear and pillowcases which are made of wick-away fabrics so hot flashes do not ruin your sleep! These fabrics draw perspiration away from the body to the fabric where it evaporates quickly- just like LympheDIVAs sleeves!
The beaubeau: “Beautiful Scarves for Beautiful Heads” Treat yourself to a scarf that is ‘heads above the rest’. This unique scarf was designed by someone who lost her own hair and wanted to remain fashionable and stylish. The beaubeau unites fashion and function and provides maximum comfort and security. We also provide sleep caps that stay in place while sleeping, headband scarves and unique gifts! Just because you have lost your hair does not mean you have lost your sense of style!
Janac Mastectomy Wear developed the Been-A-Boob® breast prosthesis, a non-silicone form designed by a breast cancer survivor. Janac also produces different styles of specially designed bras and bra-tanks that gives new life to women with altered, removed or uneven breasts, allowing women all over the world to live with confidence, knowing that only they will know that they are wearing a prosthesis.
Titillating Turbans are versatile 2-piece turban & head scarf sets that beautifully disguise hair loss, with endless ways to style them for casual wear to high fashion. Designed for a perfect fit with or without your own hair or a wig, you will look fabulous at every stage of hair thinning, loss or regrowth. Whether for yourself or as a gift, this timeless accessory will be enjoyed for years to come. “Look as Beautiful as We Know You Are.”
Intuition Recovery Bra, designed by women for women, is a revolutionary new device that is the first and only postoperative bra to address the top five postoperative concerns of women: heal kicker, with less pain, less scarring, less irritation and adjustable fit.
Ocean Soul Yoga Learn about yoga for cancer recovery and purchase the new Yoga for cancer recovery DVD created by breast cancer survivor and LympheDIVAS client Claire Petretti.
Pink Ribbon Program is dedicated to promoting a healthy lifestyle and positive body image to all breast cancer survivors. They will will help stretch and strengthen the shoulder, chest, back, and abdominal muscles, allowing women to regain full range of motion to those areas affected by breast cancer surgery.
Breast Cancer Yoga Easy to learn breathing CDs for breast cancer recovery and lymphedema management. CDs professionally recorded by Diana Ross, a breast cancer thriver.
A Caring Touch for Cancer is a website designed for patients to gather information about the benefits of massage performed by a trained oncology massage therapist during treatment for cancer.
Besterapia is dedicated to providing a search for the best therapists in Spain and Italy.