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Chemo to Double Mastectomy in 6 Weeks

By Ashleigh Armstrong  With chemotherapy done, I now had to face my next hurdle, a double mastectomy. I was given 6 weeks in between chemo...
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it rolls off the tongue…

By Erin McDermott Perkins Advocacy: “public support for or recommendation of a particular cause or policy”. From the beginning of my...
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That Voice In My Head May Have Saved My Life

By Ashleigh Armstrong  Part 1  Basketball, dance, work, it never stopped. I am a 31-year old single mother to 11-year old twins. It was...
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The importance of being in tune with your body, my body was sending signals and it was my Apple watch that helped me make the connection.

By Aliya Whipple “Hello, Aliya? We found a little cancer.” On January 21, 2020, those were the words I heard over the phone from my...
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My Body: Broken yet Beautiful

By Tina Conrad If you find yourself on the internet googling scars, there are tons of products and creams and potions to make your...
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Podcast, Passion, Purpose

By Tina Conrad Beep. Beep. Beep. The sound of the alarm clock at 5am, a reminder to get up and moving to join the frantic pace of...
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Like Mother Like Daughter

By Tina Conrad In order to understand my cancer story, I feel compelled to tell my mom’s story.  She had breast cancer in 2001...
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Keep Calm and Carry On

By Tina Conrad As the daughter of a two-time breast cancer survivor, I did take breast cancer seriously…I started mammograms at the...