Last night, I received a personal and significant honor from Susan G. Komen, the Betty Ford Lifetime Achievement Award of Distinction at their Honoring the Promise gala. And today I feel privileged to be the voice on their Huffington Post page.
A premenopausal woman having annual mammograms over 10 years is exposed to similar levels of radiation as a Japanese woman who was about a mile away from the Hiroshima bomb.
What isn't emotional about young women losing their lives or saving their lives and losing their fertility due to breast cancer? The greatest advocacy campaigns in history were absolutely emotionally driven.