The Angelina Jolie Effect: The Public Impact of Celebrity Breast Cancer

A recent research study examined the impact of Angelina Jolie’s announcement related to breast cancer. In May of 2013, the actress announced she underwent a double mastectomy to reduce the risk of breast cancer, after testing positive for a BRCA1 gene mutation. According to this study, this announcement triggered a significant rise in the number […]

National and Regional Conferences Feature TurningPoint Experts

An important part of TurningPoint’s mission is to advocate for specialized rehabilitation care for all women with breast cancer. TurningPoint is heavily involved in educating the health care community locally and nationally about the role of rehabilitation and exercise for women with breast cancer. In September, Jill Binkley and Cathy Furbish, TurningPoint Physical Therapists, presented at […]

TurningPoint Featured on CNN

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Rehab after breast cancer treatment: HLN’s Susan Hendricks reports on the side effects of breast cancer treatment and how rehabilitation can help.