Our lives and experiences, our support and our research differ from that associated with the traditional cancer “survivor” and thus we do not use that term. Instead we refer to ourselves as “METAvivors.” We are a thriving community of people living against the odds every day, fighting for the research that could save our lives. What is Metastatic (Stage 4) Breast Cancer?
October is fast approaching, and this year METAvivor will focus the personal stories of MBC patients and caregivers. Read how to submit your story.
What can you give up for MBC research?
METAvivor was featured on The Balancing Act® on Lifetime® Television. If you missed the segment, you can still see it online by clicking "Continue" below. The Balancing Act® is one of America’s premier women’s morning shows.
The late Avis Halberstadt is honored in this article in the Annapolis Capital. Read more about her life and her creation, the upcoming Avis Halberstadt Authors' Luncheon, now in its fifth year.
METAvivor is featured on page 42 of the summer issue of Breast Cancer Wellness magazine. Subscribe or read the recent issue.
The Sand In Our Shoes team is walking 132 miles from Portland Oregon to the Pacific Coast. Read how they are honoring their neighbor with MBC, Beth Elkin, and make a donation!
Lara is running a half marathon to honor her mother, who passed away from metastatic breast cancer in 1987, when Lara was just six years old.
Jennifer and Susanne are getting married, and they are donating their wedding gifts to METAvivor! Make a donation to honor Jennifer and Susanne.