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When Pink Fades to Black

By On October 19, 2015

When my breast cancer was stage III, I walked a race and felt the love radiating from a crowd of pink tutus, t-shirts. and feather boas. Then my breast cancer became metastatic,… Read More

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Communication Related Side Effects of Metastatic Breast Cancer

By On August 31, 2015

Life with metastatic breast cancer has many predictable side effects—pain, fatigue, and nausea. … Read More

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Will Angelina Jolie Effect Resurface in Wake of Second Op-Ed?

By On March 30, 2015

Two years later, Angelina Jolie has published another op-ed piece, “Angelina Jolie Pitt: Diary of a Surgery”, this time detailing her choice to have her fallopian tubes and ovaries removed. … Read More

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Pink, Pink, Pink

By On July 11, 2014

In October, when everything turns pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we go into information overload. A figurative bubble gum burst. However, with 220,000 new cases diagnosed each year in the United… Read More

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Let your Own Family History Guide your Decisions about Genetic Testing

By On February 19, 2014

Celebrities are in the news every day. Some receive accolades for their philanthropic contributions, and others are in the news for being admitted to a rehab facility. In 2013, Angelina Jolie released… Read More