Blog - Healthy Lifestyle

COVID-19 and what to know as a Breast Cancer Thriver

COVID-19, the new version of corona virus, is one of the most serious problems of human’s life. There is no doubt that all people read...
Blog - Healthy Lifestyle

Fertility Preservation – Reproductive Options In The Face Of Cancer

Oncofertility is a relatively new term defined by Merriam-Webster as “a field of medicine concerned with minimizing the negative effects...
Blog - Clincial Trials

Disparities in Clinical Trials: Why you should participate

Less than 5% of all cancer patients are currently enrolled in a clinical trial. Further, even though cancer mortality is higher among...
Blog - Spirituality

Caregiver Bill of Rights 

As a caregiver, you may easily find yourself being caught up with all of the day-to-day demands of caring for your loved one, and helping...
Blog - Reflections - Spirituality

Faith as a Foundation for Healing and Growth

"The View from the Mountaintop" by Lynda Gail Salmon, Ph.D. Three weeks after receiving my Ph.D., I was diagnosed with stage three...
Blog - Living with MBC - Metastatic Breast Cancer

Does having stage 4 breast cancer not make me worthy of Love?

As hard as it is to admit, I have not been successful in finding love in a mate in my adult years. Until my adult years, I had no issue in...
Blog - Living with MBC - Metastatic Breast Cancer

Worth reading about the findings published in SABCS 2019 for the treatment of HER2-positive metastatic breast cancer

Health is like a gift from God and those who have this blessing must try hard to preserve and keep it because nowadays one of the most...
Blog - Reflections - Survivorship

Cancer at 27, Chemo at 28

I was sitting at our coffee table marking school papers when I scratched an itch on my breast. Initially, I felt a lump like a marble or...
Blog - Reflections - Survivorship

Three easy ways to be a breast cancer advocate

One of the things I learned as a 2019-2020 Living Beyond Breast Cancer Young Advocate is advocacy can take many forms. In fact, there’s...
Blog - Clincial Trials - Living with MBC - Metastatic Breast Cancer - Metastatic Breast Cancer - MY LIFE

“Why did I become an Advocate?” – Sheila McGlown, Tigerlily MBC ANGEL Advocate

Often times I’m asked, “Why did I become an advocate?”  And often times I ask myself the same question “WHY did I become an...