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Giving Pink the Finger

Imagine if you will a world where 1 in 8 of us are stricken by a terrible disease of the hand. A disease that can kill, involves filling your body with toxins and steals your looks. 538 more words

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

I’m so excited, it’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month! For me as a wellness coach it’s not about cancer but rather, about the world coming together to promote WELLNESS!   453 more words


Inflammatory Breast Cancer; not just a lump.

As soon as someone says ‘breast cancer’ we think ‘lump’… but this isn’t always the case.

There doesn’t need to be a lump in your breast to have breast cancer. 396 more words

It's Not Easy Talking About Cancer

A few months ago my big sister was diagnosed with inflammatory breast cancer. We’re 10.5 months apart. The two of us are the same age for about 2 months every year. 388 more words



(I ****ing Hate Cancer)
It’s been a while since I last posted again basically because I haven’t had much to report back. But now I do. 263 more words

How do I love thee?

The real question for me today, however, is – how can I live well? Let me count the ways (apologies to Elizabeth Barratt Browning). I just don’t know how to live with secondary cancer and it’s not as if I can just… 459 more words

Tangling With Cancer

Half and half

I seemed to be bearing my load reasonably well in recent weeks…but yesterday I came tumbling down..and down…

I spent the night fitfully, as I couldn’t seem to shift acute pain, which ebbed and flowed through the small hours with no painkiller killing the pain…and when I finally got up it was as if the physical pain had awoken a whole headspace of mental pain. 221 more words