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Triple Negative Breast Cancer

The Not-So-Pink Truth About the World of Stage IV

Sarah Amento | Posted 08.04.2014 | Women
Sarah Amento

I still see beautiful women battling this disease with dignity and strength unlike any I have ever seen, but now, I see other images, too.

Candlelit Transfusion

Sarah Amento | Posted 07.22.2014 | Women
Sarah Amento

I met a man 16 years ago. 14 years ago, he made me his wife. Like everyone, our marriage has had struggles. Now, after all the battles in which we have triumphed, we are facing our greatest one yet.

This Time I Wonder, Will I Die Bald?

Sarah Amento | Posted 07.18.2014 | Parents
Sarah Amento

I didn't know how difficult this would be on me. I've done it before and embraced it with a smile and strength. This time was nothing like before. This time, I was told that this disease would rip me from the arms of my children and husband.

Cancer Does Not Define Me, I Am Redefining Cancer

Sarah Amento | Posted 08.05.2014 | Women
Sarah Amento

In July of 2013, I was diagnosed with IDC Triple Negative Breast Cancer Grade 3, at the age of 36, wife and mother of five beautiful children. I began treatments for this very rare and hard to treat and beat breast cancer through City of Hope. I started a trial in hopes of helping other women who would be diagnosed after me in hoping to play a small role in perhaps saving their life.

Cancer Messed With the Wrong B*tch: Awareness Is the New Ignorance

Seporah Raizer | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Seporah Raizer

People go around showing off their new pink swag like they're the bee's knees, but ask them what the symptoms of inflammatory breast cancer are, or if they've heard of triple negative breast cancer, or lymphedema, and you'll get a blank stare and a change of subject.

Breastfeeding: Better for the Prince, Better for the Duchess

Marisa Weiss, M.D. | Posted 09.22.2013 | Parents
Marisa Weiss, M.D.

Most of the world is joyously welcoming the arrival of the Prince of Cambridge. And while I find myself caught up in the excitement, what would give me real cause for celebration is if Kate does the very ordinary but extraordinarily important motherly act of breastfeeding her baby.

Resisting This Could Cut Your Cancer Risk In Half, Study Says

Posted 12.14.2012 | Black Voices

Those bright eyes and chubby cheeks may be hard to resist, but researchers from the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle have good reason...

Another Reason To Eat Your Veggies: Breast Health

Posted 10.18.2012 | Black Voices

Broccoli and Brussels sprouts have their place on both sides of the good vs. good for you debate, but regardless of which side you're on, researchers ...

13-Year-Old Pens Book On Coping With Mom's Cancer

Posted 07.02.2012 | Black Voices

When DaeQuan Morrison's mom, Patricia, was diagnosed with breast cancer three years ago, he dealt with it the best way he knew how: He published a boo...

Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson

Triple-Negative Breast Cancer: Still A Hard Fight For African-American Women

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 11.28.2011 | Black Voices

Christmas 2010 couldn't have been more joyful for Paris Jackson and her sister, Buffy Wilson: Jackson had just moved into a new home; their mother, Ca...