Tag: Cancer survivor

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Every October I start the month by preaching the importance of getting a mammogram. As you know, I found my 3 breast cancers through mammograms so I am once again imploring you to get your checkups. Now we’ve discovered it

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Remember Your Why

So many forget why they started what they did and just keep doing it out of habit. Have you ever noticed that when you learn a new skill or find a new technique you begin to use it but when

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Breast Cancer Awareness

It’s time for me to be on my soapbox again.  As some of you know, I am a 3x breast cancer survivor who has had 16 surgeries, several rounds of radiation and chemo. All 3 of my cancers were found

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Skin Is In

  I  was in Punta Cana last week and you can’t imagine all the people sunning themselves by the pools.  Young, old, male, female, lots of kids……and all a golden brown.  They looked great, but it’s the wrong thing to

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An inside job for your health

I had some interesting comments from last week’s post.  More women than ever are concerned about the health of their mates.  And unfortunately, it is up to us to make sure our “men folk” are taking care of themselves. The

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Your Man and Cancer

by Gayle Carson… As you know this is Breast Cancer Awareness month.  However, this past week Ben Stiller was on TV talking about the fact that he had prostate cancer two years ago. He was freaked out (as he should

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Breast Cancer Month

This is all about breast cancer this month. Pink is in!! As most of you know, I am a three time breast cancer survivor and have had 16 surgeries including a double mastectomy. Yes, my chest looks like a road

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You always have a choice with how you feel!

breast cancer awareness

            I was thrilled that I was asked to emcee the Women’s Leadership Forum for UPS, Caterpillar and MasterCard held at Florida International University this past month.  In exchange they made a donation to the

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