Category Archives: "Breast Cancer"
At the beginning of my book, When Cancer Hits, I talk about how I was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s disease when I was sixteen years old. I had no idea at the time what a huge impact it would have on my life. I was young, strong, and carefree. I would fix the cancer and move
I’ve posted about parabens before-those potentially harmful preservatives that are used in so many of our personal care products. These synthetic chemicals help keep products free of contamination, so they last longer. Parabens can act like estrogen in the body, however, and since estrogen is considered one of the primary influences on breast cancer, researchers
Think because you’re going through chemotherapy you can’t look good this holiday? Think again! This isn’t the time to stay home and hide. You need the interaction with your friends and family to remind yourself that you are still valued and loved, and to get your mind off your cancer treatments. Still, I know how
Our friends at Women’s Voices for the Earth (WVE) are trying to get the word out-that Tide laundry detergent contains a cancer-causing ingredient. Even Tide Free & Gentle has it, and that’s the detergent marketed to moms of young children as being supposedly safe for baby skin! WVE is asking everyone to put the pressure