October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and tonight I'm joined by Fran Drescher, a leading voice in cancer advocacy. The Emmy and Golden Globe-nominated star of the hit '90s sit-com The Nanny is also the founder and president of the "Cancer Schmancer" Movement, which promotes early detection, prevention, and policy change.
Let me tell you why waiting until you lose weight before you buy clothes is the worst idea ever.
I am busy. I have a lot to tend to each day that has nothing to do with myself or my needs. And I'm thankful to have all these blessings that require my time. So when I'm told I'm selfish for finding 30 minutes each day to write, reflect, workout or paint my stupid fingernails, I must fervently disagree.
The loss of my fertility is not going to define me. I do not want people to feel bad for me. I don't want people to question why I need to do IVF because I got pregnant so quickly the first time. I don't need questions about everything we have tried.
Emboldened by recent legislative incursions into gynecology, the GOP may soon look for other ways to practice medicine without a license. Why not meddle in transfusion medicine next?
When my mother was diagnosed with breast cancer, it was the most terrifying moment of my life. I soon had to accept that we were never going to celebr...
On behalf of my sisters, I ask you to utter these three simple words, "I am sorry." Why? When you violate the mind and body of even one sister, you violate the collective soul of our entire sisterhood.
Some women launch record-breaking social media campaigns. Some volunteer in Haiti. Some raise three children -- while they're launching their own business, finding time to exercise and (even!) meditate. Danica Kombol, CEO of Everywhere Agency, does them all.
Once we have this realization we can actually move into the body and out of our heads and use our body to connect to our heart and free our ego based mindset. This is where your true strength will take form.
What I wanted most when I founded the Addario Lung Cancer Foundation was to ensure lung cancer patients have access to information about their disease...
Making a commitment to your own development is the first step on the path to living your personal legend. As you increase of your sense of self you increase your overall success in life.
I believe that we have the power to turn every blow in life into a blessing -- if only we replace the feeling of failure with our openness to learn.
Every year, an estimated 300,000 pregnant women in the U.S. experience domestic violence - and that number is believed to be vastly underreported. The period from just before conception to just after birth is an especially dangerous time for a woman to be subject to violence.
Since my GOP friends don't seem to understand how an OB-GYN appointment actually works, let me explain: Planned Parenthood and other primary care providers offer life-saving breast cancer screenings.
In my own life and in my professional experience with other women, I have found that the seven foods below are among the best ones to make our diet nutritious and healthy.
I LOVE cupcakes. Especially the kind that comes with heaps of vanilla buttercream frosting. And I have to be honest... if you put one in front of m...