mastectomy
I started to see a pattern in the men I dated and, ironically, their affection made me feel unloved.
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.
angelina jolie
The New York Times editorial popped up on my Twitter feed, and I had to read the headline a few times before I believed it.
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May 14, 2013 at 7:00am | 114 comments

mastectomy
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
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.