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Breast Cancer Story

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: ‘It Really Did Not Even Cross My Mind That It Could Be Cancer’

Liz Matthews | Posted 12.30.2012 | Healthy Living
Liz Matthews

The year 2011 was, in short, the worst year of my life... a year that changed just about every part of my life. But here it is, Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2012, and I feel mostly good.

Getting My Sexy Back After Breast Cancer

Amanda Nixon | Posted 12.29.2012 | Healthy Living
Amanda Nixon

The Keep A Breast Foundation made plaster molds of women's busts and auctioned them off to raise funds for breast cancer awareness. I thought this was a fantastic idea. I emailed them immediately, and days before my reconstructive surgery, I had a plaster mold made of my torso.

Why A Mastectomy Was The Best Choice For Me

Amy Curran Baker | Posted 12.21.2012 | Healthy Living
Amy Curran Baker

I decided that I would undergo a bilateral mastectomy with immediate reconstruction. I remember the frustration I felt at not having the mastectomy sooner. I wanted to fast track the whole thing. I wanted those things off yesterday.

Would You Show Off Your Mastectomy?

Posted 10.10.2012 | Women

By Jessica Ashley This article first appeared on I am afraid of my breasts. I haven't always been and I don't want to be. But over ti...

The Last Piece of the Puzzle

Beverlye Hyman Fead | Posted 02.12.2012 | Healthy Living
Beverlye Hyman Fead

Since I have been allowed this extra time my passion is now helping others who have just been diagnosed with cancer. Nine years later I hope to continue to make a difference. I am so blessed and grateful. I have put my puzzle all together and now I can put it to rest.