A colleague asked me today why I wear a full face of makeup in the office. She asked me who I was looking all cute for. I thought about it for a second and responded…. I’m looking all cute for me. When I look good. I feel good. And after you’ve felt ...Read more →
No one likes being sick during the holidays. Frequent doctor visits, side effects such as taste changes and decreased energy make it difficult to enjoy holiday functions and parties. Financial constraints can make gift giving or travel to see lov...Read more →
Getting a diagnosis of cancer changed me. This was the first time in my life where I was forced to come face to face with my own mortality. We all think we are going to live forever. I was focused on my career, my children and growing my collection of nice thi...Read more →
For years, health experts have told us the benefits of exercise as part of a healthy lifestyle. After surviving cancer treatment most of us want to do whatever we can do to stay healthy and decrease the likelihood of cancer coming back. In addition, side...Read more →
Adopting the ACS New Breast Cancer Screening Guidelines Could Prove Dangerous and even Lethal for Many Women.
As a practicing radiation oncologist and breast cancer survivor, I was shocked at the changes the American Cancer Society made to its breast cancer screening guidelines for women. In case you haven’t seen them yet, here are the new guidelines. The...Read more →