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You Aren't Changing—You're Becoming!

When we endure breast cancer, one of our frustrations is that we've "changed" from the comfortable and familiar place we were before. I hope this challenges you and gives you a new...
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On Chemo and Not in the Mood?

Oh how I LOVE our Hope After Breast Cancer contributors!!! We have assembled an INCREDIBLE group of female experts in many different disciplines to help Pink Sisters find the answers...

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Are You SURE You Don't Have a Family History of Breast Cancer?

As I meet more and more women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer, I often hear how their diagnoses shocked them because they "have no family history." If you believe you don't have a family...

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The Hard Truth About December in the Breast Cancer Cosmos

It's December 2020. I just realized that I was "unofficially" diagnosed nine years ago ... a few days ago. Yes, ladies, you really DO start to forget all those "cancerversaries" eventually.

Nine...

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Broken Pieces

I was at TJ Maxx today and heard a loud crash and something shattering. Being nosy, I walked towards the sound and saw some people whispering and looking back to the end of the next aisle. When I...
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Run the Dishwasher TWICE!

When I was at one of my lowest (mental) points in life, I couldn’t get out of bed some days. I had no energy or motivation and was barely getting by.

I had therapy once per week, and on this...

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I Lost A Friend Today

I lost a friend today.

Not in the way you think.

They didn't die.

They disappeared.

 Something very unexpected happens when you're diagnosed with breast cancer. 

Friends you thought...

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Check Out Our New Apparel Store!

Spread the word that there is "Hope After Breast Cancer" by wearing our apparel! We offer a wide array of merchandise, but if there's something you'd like us to consider, please use our Contact...

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Just Jan: How Long Do They Keep Our Tumors?

 

Booby Buddies, Sex After Breast Cancer, and Hope After Breast cancer are three private breast cancer support groups I founded over the years. We have loved serving thousands of women through those...

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How to Choose a Counselor

 

Breast cancer comes into your life, and no matter who you are, it creates havoc. It helps to have a professional "friend" to speak with as you are dealing with emotional issues like fear, pain,...

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