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'I want to live': Women share realities of living with terminal breast cancer, raise money to eradicate the disease

Imagine living every day knowing that the end is near. It could be this year or the next. Maybe death won’t come for a few years, but it will come. 653 more words


New Findings Suggest Further Benefit of Exercise for Survivors of Breast Cancer.

Can the risk of cardiac disease in women with breast cancer be reduced?

Kyuwan Lee PhD ‘ 19 researched the “Aerobic and resistance exercises effects of metabolic syndrome, sarcopenic obesity and biomarkers in overweight or obese survivors of breast cancer” study conducted by Christina Dieli-Conwright: Randomized controlled trial. 334 more words

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Reflections from Camp Breastie

I’ve only slightly begun to recover from my weekend at Camp Breastie (going right back to work at 7am the day after you get back will do that to ya), but I’ve finally had enough processing time to share some reflections on my time at Camp. 654 more words

Breast Cancer

This is chemo...

“You look so good”, “You would never know how sick you are”, “WOW! Looking great Jodi”….. Guess I am looking good these days. Must be the chemo glow on my face from the steroids and toxic chemicals in my body making it light up along with the pregnancy glow! 479 more words

Breast Cancer

“Dear Cancer, you lose...”: Meet Survivor and First-Time 3-Dayer, Sylvia G.

If I had to write a letter to cancer it would read, “Dear Cancer, you lose…”

Sylvia just finished five and a half weeks of radiation after being diagnosed with breast cancer shortly after her 40th birthday. 862 more words


High on Steroids

Steroids, they
are the necessary drug during chemotherapy, but boy did they give me a hard

From the very first chemo session, they gave me a headache-like feeling mainly in my forehead and behind my eyes. 469 more words