Did You Send Your Wish List to Santa?

By Muriel the Editor
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December 05, 2014

December 4 was Santa’s Wish Day, but it’s still not too late to get your letter in the mail. You could also send it via email, post it on Facebook, or tweet on Twitter.  If you are really creative, you might want to post your favorite photos on Pinterest.  Whichever vehicle you choose, be assured […]

History of the Pink Ribbon

By Muriel the Editor
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September 12, 2014

 At one time in my life, I liked pink.  I looked good in pink and I actually purchased pink clothing.  When I was diagnosed with breast cancer, all that changed; today I wear or buy pink only if I have to.   The truth be told, now hate pink. It brings back bad memories.  My friend […]

Ask the Expert about Genetic Testing

By Rae Wruble RN MBA
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June 23, 2014

Rae Wruble, R.N., MBA, created the Genetic Risk Education Service (GRES) for Baptist Health in 2001.  “Genetic Susceptibility Testing for individuals at high risk to develop hereditary breast and ovarian cancers is as important as mammography is to individuals who are not at high risk,” Ms. Wruble says. “Test results indicate risk for cancer to […]

Today is International Day of Radiology

By Muriel the Editor
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November 08, 2013

As I was reading my email one day last week, I came across another one of those obscure holidays – International Day of Radiology.  It’s not a well- known celebration but for many of us diagnosed with breast cancer, radiology is something quite familiar to us.  That technology saved our lives, and I know you […]

March is Women’s History Month

By Muriel the Editor
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March 15, 2013

March is Women’s History Month, and, as all of us know, women have a lot of history with breast cancer.  Breast cancer is predominantly a woman’s disease, with one in eight women destined to be diagnosed with the disease in her lifetime. Since we are talking about history, it might be interesting to take a […]

Did you send your wish list to Santa?

By Muriel the Editor
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December 21, 2012

December 4 was Santa’s Wish Day, but it’s still not too late to get your letter in the mail. You could also send it via email, post it on Facebook, or tweet on Twitter.  If you are really creative, you might want to post your favorite photos on Pinterest.  Whichever vehicle you choose, be assured […]