Feb 10, 2020 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...
Feb 10, 2020 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...
Dec 5, 2019 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...
Nov 26, 2019 Blog - children - Living with MBC - Metastatic Breast Cancer

Living with MBC is a family diagnosis

National Care Givers month has opened a door for my family and I to speak about my cancer diagnosis. Living with MBC is a family...
Nov 20, 2019 Blog - Living with MBC - Metastatic Breast Cancer - Metastatic Breast Cancer

Caregiver Perspective: Caring for my daughter with metastatic breast cancer

I’m often asked, “How do you do it”?  What they are asking is, how do I deal with the fact that my daughter Erica has terminal...
Sep 30, 2019 Blog - Living with MBC - Metastatic Breast Cancer - Metastatic Breast Cancer - My Life

Tigerlily Foundation’s Young Women’s MBC Disparities Initiative

On March 20, Tigerlily Foundation hosted a Metastatic Breast Cancer Disparities Listening Summit, a historic initiative that is the first...
Sep 15, 2019 Blog - Living with MBC - Metastatic Breast Cancer - MY LIFE - Reflections - Stories

It all started with a lump…

It all started with a lump… At the age of 31, I was diagnosed with stage 1b intraductal carcinoma.  It was life...
Aug 30, 2019 Blog - Living with MBC - Metastatic Breast Cancer - MY LIFE

Why I started my Grassroot Non-profit Organization Angel in Disguise inc. after my Metastatic Diagnosis

In 2011, I became a metastatic breast cancer patient after an initial diagnosis in 2003. I had no clue what it meant to be...
Jul 29, 2019 Blog - Clincial Trials - Living with MBC - Metastatic Breast Cancer

Clinical Trials and the African American Community: Why we need to participate?

Taking part in a clinical trial involves trust.  Unable to take comfort in substantiated data and results, the need to trust the...
Jul 23, 2019 Living with MBC - MY LIFE - Spirituality

Living with Metastatic Breast Cancer

My name is Angela aka Jersi Baker. I am 48-years-young. I am battling this disease for the third time and am now living with Stage...