Category Archives: "Breast Cancer"
October swamped the market with pink. Some companies had the best intentions in donating funds for breast cancer research, but others seem to have their wires crossed. Take Progresso Soup, for example. Go to your local grocery store before the month is out and you are likely to find pink ribbons on the cans. These
It seems that Pinkwashing is starting earlier and earlier every year. We expect all the pink products to roll out in October, during Breast Cancer Month, but now we’re seeing pink everywhere about the same time we see back-to-school specials. I’ve posted in years past about how it all started out well, but now it
It’s one of the biggest concerns for a lot of people facing a cancer diagnosis-will I lose my hair? When I was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s disease at 16 years old, my doctor told me I would lose my hair, and I was devastated. I got it cut short, and I remember feeling like I was
While you’re going through cancer treatments like chemotherapy and radiation, you may feel you have your hands full just keeping your head above water. As you struggle to deal with side effects and maintain everything else in your life, you’re liable to wind up feeling spent, worn down, and depressed. In Chapter 8 of my