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What Does Beating Cancer Mean Anyway?

What Does Beating Cancer Mean Anyway?

Cancer language is problematic and much of it is in dire need of an overhaul, at least in my opinion. Of course, words are far from perfect, no matter what you’re talking about. I get that. We gravitate toward the familiar when searching for words in Cancer Land too. We grab words we hear most […]

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What Is Chemo-Induced Flushing?

What Is Chemo-Induced Flushing?

July is a month with some unpleasant memories for me (I have many good ones as well), one of them being it was the month I began chemo. This is one reason why I revisit the topic this time of year. If you’re facing chemo soon, are dealing with it now, deal with it ongoing […]

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Miles for Mets - A featured #MetsMonday post by Dr. Kelly Shanahan

Miles for Mets – A #MetsMonday Featured Post by Dr. Kelly Shanahan

It’s a pleasure to share with you, my Dear Readers, the third #MetsMonday featured post. This one is from Dr. Kelly Shanahan. Kelly was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer in 2013. In her post, she shares about her recent advocacy work. She’s been very busy! Be sure to share a comment or ask Kelly a […]

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