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The SCAR Project... Breast Cancer is not Pink!

To day I went to the SCAR Project exhibition in Sydney and met the photographer David Jay.  I was able to chat with him about the exhibition. 199 more words

Other Things!

Reflecting on the "Let's Talk About It" Series Video Shoot

Our Young Women’s Initiative recently launched two videos as part of the “Let’s Talk About It” Video Series. Arin Ahlum Hanson, MPH, CHES, manager of the Young Women’s Initiative, wrote this post about the day of the shoot and working with the young women and video crew who helped create the additions to this series. 465 more words

Breast Cancer

AZ Launches Metastatic Breast Cancer Photo-Sharing Campaign

More than 173,000 women in the United States are living with metastatic breast cancer (MBC), and each has a story to tell. Women with MBC encounter unique challenges, and it is often an important part of their journey to share their stories and connect with others who are living with the disease. 126 more words


109 US People (Women AND MEN ) Die Every Day from Metastatic Breast Cancer and Are Ignored; Orangutan Dies from Metastatic Breast Cancer and Makes News...

109 US people (women AND MEN ) die every day from metastatic breast cancer and are ignored; Orangutan dies from metastatic breast cancer and makes news… 103 more words

On With Life: A Cancer Update

On Tuesday of this week, I had my regular 6 month PET CT scan, to evaluate the status of the cancer that has taken it’s residence in my shoulder. 524 more words

Brave Women

This message brought by the letter 'D'

‘D’ is for Delayed.
Yup, chemo is postponed. Again.
My neutrophils have fallen down to 0.8 this week.
The last dose of chemo I received (Aug.15) was given before Dr.McCarthy prescribed the 10% further reduction on the 29th.  144 more words

Happening Now


Yesterday was supposed to be day one of my second round of chemo.

I had the routine blood test but my neutrophils were found to be too low: only 1.1.  777 more words

Happening Now