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Entertainment

Author, Entrepreneur & Cancer Survivor Heather Chauvin Shares Her ‘Dying To Be A Good Mother’ Story

Author, Entrepreneur & Cancer Survivor Heather Chauvin Shares Her ‘Dying To Be A Good Mother’ Story

The notion of “Dying to be a good mother” is a familiar refrain to many mothers worldwide. Especially now with the impact of COVID-19 laying bare the systemic inequalities that […]

Health

Allergan Biocell Breast Implants Linked To Cancer Dangers

Allergan Biocell Breast Implants Linked To Cancer Dangers

What motivates women to get breast implants? It’s a question with several answers that have to do with anything from self-esteem to breast reconstructive surgery stemming out of cancer– related […]

Health

Cancer Was A Gift: How It Changed My Perspective On Life For The Better

Cancer Was A Gift: How It Changed My Perspective On Life For The Better

By Christine Dimmick “Cancer” and “gift” are not words you see together often. And if you would have told me 4 years ago that I would be getting cancer and […]

Health

Four Important Steps To Prevent The Chances Of Pediatric Cancer

Four Important Steps To Prevent The Chances Of Pediatric Cancer

Cancer at no age is really acceptable, but it is particularly heartbreaking when it happens to a child. Research is ongoing regarding enhanced prevention and more effective treatment at the […]

Contributors, Health

I Survived A Rare Type Of Cancer, Now I Spend My Life Raising Awareness & Money For Research

I Survived A Rare Type Of Cancer, Now I Spend My Life Raising Awareness & Money For Research

By Heather Von St. James I‘ve been around the cancer community for 11 years since being diagnosed with malignant pleural mesothelioma in November of 2005. See, I had never heard […]

Interviews

Meet The Woman Who Started A Game-Changing Cookie Dough Company After Beating Cancer

Meet The Woman Who Started A Game-Changing Cookie Dough Company After Beating Cancer

Some of the most innovative and ground-breaking entrepreneurial ideas come from a place of struggle and adversity. When faced with a great challenge, some entrepreneurs use that as fuel to […]

Working Women

These 2 Tech CEOs Didn’t Let Cancer, An Accident Or A Lack Of VC’s Stop Their Success

These 2 Tech CEOs Didn’t Let Cancer, An Accident Or A Lack Of VC’s Stop Their Success

By Ivy Hughes There’s a story most business owners have—the personal one—that they don’t tell for whatever reason. As a women-owned start-up with some large, international clients and no VC […]

Interviews

‘Piggybank’ Artist Eve Minor Talks To Us About Battling Cancer, Addiction & A Troubled Youth

‘Piggybank’ Artist Eve Minor Talks To Us About Battling Cancer, Addiction & A Troubled Youth

We love supporting up-and-coming artists, especially women who have a story to tell and are using their music to share powerful messages. Eve Minor is one of those women whose […]

Contributors

How An Eating Disorder, A Breakup & Cancer Led Me To My Purpose

How An Eating Disorder, A Breakup & Cancer Led Me To My Purpose

By Laura Yates   If you had said to me 10 years ago, that in 2014 I would have started a business as a coach and mentor, I would have […]

Body Image

News Anchor & Cancer Survivor Dares To Bare Real Hair On Air

News Anchor & Cancer Survivor Dares To Bare Real Hair On Air

It’s not uncommon to see a cancer patient, who is or has undergone chemotherapy, wearing a wig to cover up awkward hair growth or baldness. Ever wondered why that is? […]