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Breast Cancer Scars

Proof Breasts Don't Make You A Woman

Posted 09.30.2013 | Women

We often think of breasts as being inextricably linked to a woman's femininity -- but what about women who don't have them, such as breast cancer pati...

Earning Your Scars: 'God's Tattoos' -- Badges of Courage, Reminders of Survival

Chuck Gomez | Posted 04.13.2013 | Healthy Living
Chuck Gomez

At that moment, I felt like a freak. As I stared in the mirror, I felt my eyes begin to water. I felt disfigured and ashamed. But I cut the pity party short. I had survived a life-threatening experience, and these were the scars I had to show for it. I needed to move on.

Remembering Cancer -- 10 Years Later

Red Room | Posted 01.21.2012 | Healthy Living
Red Room

It's hard not to fall in love with a man who draws on your body in black Sharpie pen as if you are a priceless canvas, and crafts you a new breast from the cancerous wreckage of your original one.