Wednesday 30th July 2014,
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Browsing the "breast cancer" Tag

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The birth of the brain tumor hashtag on Twitter (and how it was inspired by the breast cancer community) #btsm

When it comes to team spirit, the breast cancer community has got it going on. This community certainly has enough patients, survivors and caregivers to give the community a boost when breast cancer accounts for a little more than 10 [...]

February 9, 2012 In Treatment, Newly Diagnosed, Surviving
Brain Tumor Awareness postage stamp: hell, yes!

Brain Tumor Awareness postage stamp: hell, yes!

The National Brain Tumor Society has requested that the US Postal Service produce a stamp to increase brain tumor awareness, and are asking for help petitioning the Citizens Stamp Advisory Committee to approve a brain tumor awareness stamp. Hey–if there [...]

April 23, 2010 In Treatment
I saw this gem as I left a physical therapy appointment today.

License plate frame

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March 31, 2010 In Treatment
I had cancer...

What to say about cancer: a reader participation post

  I don’t have a problem telling people I have cancer. The problem is… how do you tell someone? I know there are many people who would say, “It’s no one’s business but your own; you don’t have to tell [...]

February 19, 2010 In Treatment
I am done supporting the breast cancer cause

I am done supporting the breast cancer cause

I haven’t been obsessing over my own cancer for the past month. Maybe this has something to do with the overwhelming amount of Pink propaganda that comes with Pinktober, the breast cancer awareness month. Safeway is running a huge promotion [...]

October 17, 2009 In Treatment
Cancer guilt

Cancer guilt

Is is bad of me to be jealous that there is a plethora of breast cancer message boards on the Internet, but only one or two brain tumor/cancer boards? [...]

June 3, 2009 In Treatment