Tag: breast cancer awareness month

A Pinktober Contest and #4forStageIV

Big prizes for reporting on pink washing in a contest to raise awareness during #breastcancerawarenessmonth and to make you aware of a great resource at Living Beyond Breast Cancer at LBBC.org

The Color of Cancer

For this the beginning of Breast Cancer Awareness month, we the stage four terminally ill are allotted one whole day, October 13th. I was diagnosed de novo (from the beginning), as my genetics, dense breasts, and missed diagnoses led me to my prison cell on death row on March 25th, 2015 at 4:30 am. I

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Diagnosis Fallout: the week after first learning I had stage IV breast cancer

On the eve of Breast Cancer Month, which I shall only acknowledge with true stories of the struggles of stage IV cancer “metavivors” I will kick off with a letter to a team of oncologists at Valley Med in San Jose California nearly five years ago. I reached out to their group out of sheer

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