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breast cancer

I Did Everything Right And I Still Got Breast Cancer

Although cancer was a possibility, I just didn't think that it was. I wasn't a person who gets cancer.

Why I Love Wheel Pose

When I first got serious about yoga, I would look at people doing wheel pose (sometimes called upward bow) and think, “That’s nice, but I won’t ever...

Hope Knosher
October 23 2013

12 Tips To Help You Prevent Breast Cancer

During 2013, a whopping 232,340 new cases of invasive breast cancer are expected to be diagnosed among women in the US; about 2,240 new cases are...

Manisha Ghei, M.D., LAc
October 1 2013

5 Ways To Heal Your Spirit After A Cancer Diagnosis

When I was diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer in April, 2011, I immediately hit the panic button. Not only was my body under attack, but I was an...

Florence Strang
September 27 2013

What Every Woman Needs To Know About Breast Health

Breasts are part of girlhood and womanhood. They give us happiness, anxiety, pleasure, and discomfort. They make us feel sexy or athletic or insecure....

Lara Devgan, M.D., MPH, FACS
September 21 2013

What A Breast Cancer Survivor Thinks About Angelina Jolie

Looking into Angelina Jolie's much-discussed decision to undergo a preventative double mastectomy.

Stefanie DelPrete
May 28 2013

16 Ayurvedic Tips For Nurturing Breast Health

Angelina Jolie’s courageous op-ed article in the New York Times, in which she very eloquently expressed her decision to undergo an elective mastectomy...

Caroline Horan
May 20 2013

An 8-Step Plan For Preventing Breast Cancer

Angelina Jolie, in her op-ed column in The New York Times, disclosed that she had a prophylactic double mastectomy. Jolie is the carrier of the BRCA1...

Aviva Romm, M.D.
May 19 2013

5 Lessons Breast Cancer Taught Me About Living With Intention

I say "lifesaving" because mindfulness truly helped heal me during my battle with cancer.

Shira Kulok
March 11 2013