breast cancer
breast cancer
Weight-loss surgery is not a subject you broach with someone is worried she might have breast cancer. It's just not.
mastectomy
I started to see a pattern in the men I dated and, ironically, their affection made me feel unloved.
healthy
Breast cancer is no longer your mother’s or grandmother’s disease. It is striking younger women with more frequency.
why is everything pink
It's a circle of hooting men crying, “Show us your titties for cancer.” Degrading. Objectifying. Gross.
breast cancer
Screw long-term outcomes or psychological stress or patient wellbeing: BOOBIES, YOU GUYS. BOOBZ!
breast cancer
Could you spot them in a crowd?
in

Jun 27, 2013 at 1:30pm | 100 comments

relationships
You can wake up every day telling yourself that someone is going to die, and that still doesn't make their loss any easier when it finally happens.
in

Jun 20, 2013 at 3:30pm | 64 comments

breasts
In her op-ed, Angelina wrote: “I can tell my children that they don’t need to fear they will lose me to breast cancer." Unfortunately, I know that's not true.
in

May 15, 2013 at 3:00pm | 43 comments

breast cancer
We all have something in our genetics that makes us susceptible to some sort of illness. Maybe it’s cancer, maybe it’s diabetes, maybe it’s thyroid issues. I am lucky and unlucky that I know what my time bomb is.
breast cancer
For now, all I can do is hang my hopes on the slim percentage that I won’t get breast cancer, knowing that if a tumor develops, it’s not like I can afford to treat that either.
breast cancer
It’s one thing to obsess over whether or not I’ll develop breast cancer but it’s a totally different thing to officially know my chances are high or damn near definite.
healthy
When my mom was diagnosed in August of 2011, my family and I found a tremendous amount of material on beating this disease, but very little on living with it.
breast cancer awareness
Some people say that anything is okay so long as it's for a cause. Sorry, but I disagree.
breast cancer
Gibbons was completing a solo circumnavigation of Lake Michigan to raise money for breast cancer survivors. Police and her team think he was probably tracking her via her blog, and used it to find an opportune moment to sexually assault her.
breast cancer
Jaecks is a swimmer who wants to use the public pool and wants a reasonable accommodation. She's not asking for permission to perform a strip tease, shoot R-rated movies or wear a strap-on.
breast cancer
There’s nothing like getting your boobs squished between two plastic paddles to really get the blood flowing in the morning.
abortion
The overwhelming scientific evidence does not support claims that abortion causes breast cancer, and members of the anti-choice movement are extremely reluctant to hear or admit this.
abortion
I've got a lot of faith in people, a lot of belief that others really are working toward what they think is right, even when it doesn't agree with my own views. But this has shaken that belief, in a really fundamental way.
breast cancer
Sometimes a girl's gotta do a little research before she disses on something as important as Breast Cancer Awareness.