Pink Sisters, Twice Sisters

My sister and I are ‘twice sisters’ meaning we are blood sisters (born sisters) and pink sisters.  Both of us have been personally affected  by breast cancer which makes us pink sisters.  In September/October of 2014, my sister called me to tell me that her mammogram was flagged and the radiologist really wanted to do…

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“Fight Like A Girl” – Will It Be Enough?

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“Fight Like A Girl” is a popular phrase that represents woman of all ages who fight the horrible disease of breast cancer. Will it be enough  to ‘fight like a girl?’ Will that work with the latest guideline changes from the American Cancer Society on mammograms released in 2015? “The new American Cancer Society guidelines are…

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Does ‘Pinktober’ Glamorize Breast Cancer?

It’s October! ‘Pinktober’ – October is notoriously known as Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Everything turns pink. PINK + October = ‘Pinktober’  The NFL celebrates by having players wear pink cleats, wristbands, and more.  Even some popular buildings ‘go pink.’ What do you think when you see ‘pink’ everywhere in October? Do you ignore it so you won’t…

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