Tag Archives: breast cancer

{Truth} You Will Be Nothing Unless You Bare Your Soul….

You might have heard about it online or over the airwaves in the last few days. Komen has pulled support from Planned Parenthood. In Planned Parenthood’s emailed press release, they stated, “Planned Parenthood today expressed deep disappointment in response to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation’s decision to stop funding breast cancer prevention, screenings, and…

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The Trouble With Pink…

Let me tell you what it’s like campaigning for Cervical Cancer.  First, I explain that the cervix is separate from the uterus, the urethra and the vagina.  Then, I discuss HPV, while people silently judge me.  Revelations about my sexual history cross the minds of my audience before they hear how conservative I truly am.  Finally, I…

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Breasts Are Not For Saving, Women Are.

“Femininity is in the way we’re brave enough to have the tough conversations. It’s in the grace of kissing a skinned knee, and in the power of achieving dreams. Femininity is strength. It’s smiling on your way to your mastectomy. It’s survival.”   –   Kate Kunkel I’m incredibly blessed to meet women and men…

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