Suggested reading and websites


  • Dr Susan Love’s Breast Book – Susan M. Love. MD. 6th ed. Da Capo Press, Cambridge, USA. 2015.

  • Briony Jenkins, (2014) How to Cope With Breast Cancer When You Have Children: Parenting for Breast Cancer Mums, BCM Publishing

  • National Cancer Institute (2012) When Cancer Returns: Support for people with cancer. National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. CreateSpace Independent Publishing


We suggest that you discuss any information you find with your treatment team.

You might like to begin with the Cancer Society’s website For more information on using health websites and social media, go here.

Cancer Council Australia

Breast Cancer Care (UK)

Macmillan Cancer Support (UK)

Skylight (New Zealand)

Breast Cancer Aotearoa Coalition (New Zealand)

BreastScreen Aotearoa

Breast Cancer Foundation


Breast Cancer/Te Matepukupuku o ngā Ū, is part of a series titled Understanding Cancer, which is published by the Cancer Society. This information from the Living with Cancer series can be viewed and downloaded from our website.

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