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Allie was diagnosed at 28 years old and despite her minimal family history found out she carries the BRCA1 gene mutation. Leslie was diagnosed at 23 years old, a month before graduating from college. They both went through aggressive treatment (chemotherapy, surgery, r...

When I googled “pancreatic cancer survival rates” I knew right away from the bottom of my heart that he would not survive the illness. I just sat at my desk and put my head down and sobbed. My Dad was my anchor in life in so many ways, and it broke my heart to imagine...

I’ve joined the Young Survival Coalition’s Council of Advisors, representing daughters of those with cancer. Young Survival Coalition is the premier organization dedicated to the critical issues unique to *young* women who are diagnosed with cancer. Their latest initia...

February 1, 2019

Raising awareness for Breast Cancer since ’98! Throwing it back to the time when my mom was diagnosed. #FBF to this fashion show that raised awareness for the cause —my mom had just been through surgery, radiation and chemo and was quite bald but here she is rocking he...

I just remind myself that this is just a bump in the road and I’ll get through this. Just stay positive, laugh, smile, and remember “you got this”. My friends inspire me to stay strong everyday. My best friends, Angie, Savanna and Cristina have been by my side since th...

November 27, 2018

Ideally, your family acknowledges loss around the holidays. However, this is not realistic for everyone. Here are some musings dedicated to those who have lost