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Patient Advocate Required

Two weeks ago I woke up with a blog post half written. Well, sorta woke up – I dozed my way through most of the night. 660 more words

Breast Cancer

Hill Day

Thursday, May 12

It’s John’s 50th birthday, and instead of celebrating, I am en route back to LA after two and a half days in DC. 516 more words

Breast Cancer

Summertime and MBC

It’s the time of year when I start thinking about cleaning up the back yard, heating the pool, and focusing on summer entertaining. We have a small home, so it’s our season to celebrate outside with friends. 686 more words

Breast Cancer

Call to Action - 2 Minutes of Your Time

A QUICK introduction:

  • Nearly 100% of breast cancer deaths are a result of metastatic breast cancer (MBC).
  • MBC research accounts for roughly 7% of research funds – including 
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Breast Cancer

Do You Know What Your Trial is Doing?

Clinical Trials – the path to new drugs and device approval by testing them on humans. As I’ve become increasingly involved in the research side of breast cancer advocacy, I’m often called upon to explain trials – what they are, how they work, and why they are necessary. 729 more words

Breast Cancer