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Trust Your Instincts
After delivering my fourth child my OBGYN joked with me and said, if you intend on nursing her you'll never have to worry about breast cancer. For years I thought the same thing. I nursed four children, had no genetic history and was only 39 when I felt a nagging suspicion that something was wrong…
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I'm A Warrior
I was 17 years old the first time I was diagnosed with cancer. I had Hodgkins Lymphoma. After 11 weeks of radiation therapy, I went in remission. I had a recurrence at 29.
Seven years later, I was diagnosed with a benign brain tumor. Then 10 months later, while doing a self breast exam...
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I went for a routine mammogram on April 5, 2013, which also turned into an ultrasound. The radiologist saw an area of concern and suggested a biopsy. On Friday morning, April 12, I got the call that I had breast cancer. I couldn't hear anything after that — breast cancer consumed every thought.
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Snow days are fun, no matter what age - or species - you are. Watch this excited pup enjoy the snow and outdoors - Batman pajamas and all.
When snow hits the normally balmy south, there can be a bit of a... panic. If you're not accustomed to snow, it can be quite mystifying — but no one has had as much fun discovering it as this curious cat!
This sweet boy could no longer get into the bath tub to ease his aching joints and muscles after an injury. So his owner found a very effective way to give his old pal the daily soak that the vet prescribed without stressing out his body — and the result is incredibly cute.
A baby pygmy goat is so cute that if it stayed that size, I would own a dozen!
I’m 29 years old, a wife and mother of two little girls, who are 1 1/2 and 3 years old. On 9 November 2014, while reading my daughters a bedtime story, for some reason I touched the top of my breast and felt a lump. The next day I went to the doctor to get...