Ask the Expert

Our ask-the-expert series will help answer your questions about breast cancer, whether you are newly diagnosed, in treatment or years beyond treatment.

Each month, we ask a breast cancer expert to respond to your questions on a specific topic during an ask-the-expert residency. Answers to select questions will be posted on our website on an ongoing basis throughout the month.


April 30, 2018

In May, Living Beyond Breast Cancer expert Kelly Grosklags, LICSW, BCD, will answer your questions about grief and grieving, including what causes it, how to recognize it, ways to cope and when you should seek help.

April 2, 2018

In April, Living Beyond Breast Cancer expert Arash Asher, MD, will answer your questions about cognitive changes after cancer treatment, often called chemobrain, including how to recognize it, what may cause it, and how to manage it.

March 2, 2018

In March, Living Beyond Breast Cancer expert William J. Gradishar, MD, FACP, answered your questions about second opinions and metastatic breast cancer.

February 2, 2018

In February, Living Beyond Breast Cancer expert Angela DeMichele, MD, MSCE, answered your questions about breast cancer recurrence.

January 1, 2018

In January, Living Beyond Breast Cancer expert Lillie D. Shockney, RN, BS, MAS, ONN-CG, answered your questions about the long-term side effects of breast cancer treatment.

December 1, 2017

La información médica puede ser difícil de entender. Hablar un idioma distinto a sus proveedores de cuidado médico lo hace aún más difícil. Es por ello que en diciembre, la experta de Living Beyond Breast Cancer, Evelyn Robles Rodríguez, RN, MSN, APN, AOCN, respondió a sus preguntas en español y en inglés, sobre cómo obtener información y cuidado del cáncer de mama en español.