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A cancer diagnosis by itself is a frightening and life-changing event. Imagine learning you have cancer when you are pregnant, trying to nurture a tiny life into being. It could be terrifying. But women diagnosed with cancer while pregnant don't have to face it alone.
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The Avon Foundation For Women has partnered with Paula Abdul to promote self-checks for breast cancer via a catchy new pop song titled “Check Yourself”. Their goal is to empower women to do three things: know your risks, know your body, and talk to your doctor. The lyrics both inform women, and empower them to...
How can we be ‘breast aware’ to detect breast cancer in its earliest stages? This informative video outlines some of the symptoms, signs, and types of breast cancer which everyone should be familiar with! Share this video with someone you love and don’t forget your monthly self-exam!
Every survivor and supporter knows the importance of regular self-exams to detect breast cancer early. Recently, Norfolk Zumba instructors Rachel Evans and Sarah Chow organized a flash mob intended to raise awareness of breast cancer and the importance of a monthly self-exam. Thanks for getting this critical message out, ladies!
Joan Lunden of Good Morning America recently graced the cover of People Magazine. She shed her wig to show that cancer hasn’t taken her beauty or her charm. Lovely! Check out the video below for highlights from her interview with People where she details her fight against breast cancer!
My mastectomies were in October of 2012. That means that I am now two years out from my mastectomy surgery come this Saturday, and the big news of invasive cancer. I often sit back and reflect about my last two years. To be honest, I don’t think I would change a thing. It feels odd...