Every breast cancer survivor's journey to accept his or her post-cancer body is different. For this survivor, it took 33
I was diagnosed with breast cancer at 27 years old. If you'd told me then, in the exam room where I first received my diagnosis, that I'd live long enough to get laugh lines around my eyes, or creases along my lips, I would've cried tears of relief.
Racelle Rosett, award-winning author, breast cancer survivor and blogger shares her thoughts on dying, living and surviving breast cancer with Janice Taylor, life and wellness coach.
My final word to you is this: If you're one in eight women who will be diagnosed with breast cancer, don't despair and don't hesitate to start treatment.
However, in between the two she dealt with more than the normal trials of a small business owner: In December of 2009 she
Those families that have to stand by and watch a loved one be consumed by this horrible disease, or the side-effects of the treatments, are survivors. It's not just the person who gets breast cancer that's affected.
I still remember, like a too-vivid bad dream, exactly how I felt when I first heard the words breast cancer in relation to me and my breast.
Our friends at know that it takes a strong woman to battle breast cancer. Beginning today, Thursday, October
When Cherie Meagher got the cancer diagnosis six months ago, it was "like a bomb hit my body, and a bomb hit my world ... when the 'Big C' shows up, it can turn your life upside down."
For me, a Silver Lining is the (sometimes unexpected!) beauty, joy, fortune, love, and happiness that I find in everyday situations since the FBC diagnosis.