Tag Archive: Advocacy

Day 7 #HAWMC

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How did you choose to start advocating for breast cancer?   I don’t remember ever making a conscious decision to become an advocate; it’s something that has evolved over time.  I think for… Continue reading

How to exercise after breast cancer..and why you should

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Yesterday, October 1st, saw the start of breast cancer awareness month. To mark the day, and in the lead up to Breast Health Day on October 15th, Europa Donna Ireland hosted a talk… Continue reading

Integrative cancer care – a whole person approach

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Today’s guest writer, Jeannine Walston is co-founder and Executive Director of EmbodiWorks, a non-profit organization offering integrative cancer care resources for the whole person. Jeannine has extensive experience in cancer education and advocacy, health care… Continue reading

Conference for Young Women Affected By Breast Cancer

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Being diagnosed with breast cancer at any age is an overwhelming and frightening experience, but being diagnosed with breast cancer when you are a younger woman brings its own unique challenges. Facing a… Continue reading

The Annie Appleseed Project

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The Annie Appleseed Project is a non-profit, volunteer led corporation, providing information, education, advocacy, and awareness for people with cancer and their family and friends who are interested in complementary or alternative medicine (CAM)… Continue reading

Younger women and breast cancer

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I really admire the Young Survival Coalition and the work they do. Although they are based in the USA, I made full use of their online resources when I was looking for answers… Continue reading