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6 Things To Know About Triple Negative Breast Cancer (Infographic)

Do we really need any more breast cancer "awareness?" Surely we're all aware of the disease, but please hang in there with me. If you take nothing else away from this posting, take this: breast cancer…

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How Small Acts of Kindness Changed My Life

October is always a big deal for me. The 2nd is my birthday, the 14th is the anniversary of the day I found a breast lump, and the 25th marks three years since I was diagnosed with triple-negative bre…

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Celebrating Birthday Awareness Month

This October I'm celebrating the second anniversary of my breast cancer diagnosis. Just to be clear, it's not the disease I'm celebrating, but the fact that I'm still here two years later. October …

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Off the Top of My Head…Literally

There's a life lesson growing out of my head. I don't care about fashion and I don't keep up with the latest trends, but I do like to be well groomed and presentable. So, when the hair on my head b…

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Rocking the Pink

How many times in your life have you considered seriously shaking things up? Laura Roppé was already making some moves in that direction when diagnosed with triple-negative breast cancer in 2008. So t…

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What’s Pink and Orange and Walks 5 Miles?

I've always liked pink and orange, though not together. When I was a young girl, the walls of my bedroom were pink. As a teenager, I opted for a bright shade of orange, much to my mother's chagrin and…

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Thankful for the Gift of Life

When it comes to giving thanks, I know exactly where to start -- by sending the universe a heartfelt thank you for the gift of life. I was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 2004 and triple-negat…

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Giuliana Rancic has Breast Cancer: The Mammogram Issue

Giuliana Rancic, the 36-year-old host of "E! News" and "Fashion Police" announced on the "Today Show" that she has early stage breast cancer. The cancer was discovered on a mammogram she had at the…

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When Worst Fear Becomes Reality, Find Your Inner Strength

Living with Triple-Negative Breast Cancer (#23 in a series) "My worst fear of getting breast cancer was just about to become reality ... I had a gut feeling about it." It was quite by chance t…

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‘Did You Beat Cancer?’ They Want To Know

Living with Triple-Negative Breast Cancer (#19 in a series) You never know what's going to happen when you find a lump in your breast. You hope it's inconsequential because most breast lumps are. …

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