Breast Cancer Resource Center Savannah, GA USA
Miracles and Snowflakes

Miracles and Snowflakes

SNOWFLAKES: A New Family Tradition: Christmas 2019 The Beginning: I was diagnosed with breast cancer in June 2017 and had...

Mosaic

Mosaic

Joyce Williams Once I harbored silver linings Graffitied them in dungeon’s findings Anywhere there were such tidings Rainbows shot to...

Breast Cancer Community Resource Fair

Breast Cancer Community Resource Fair

Free and open to the public October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and Memorial Health Curtis & Elizabeth Anderson Cancer...

Survivor’s Panic

Survivor’s Panic

I find myself getting chased in the night.  IT (cancer and the fear that the word conjures) always seems to...

Fear and Faith

Fear and Faith

I have promised to be completely authentic about this cancer journey: both the physical hoops and the emotional hurtles combined. ...

BRCA and the Weighty Choices to Consider

BRCA and the Weighty Choices to Consider

Aside from a four letter word, what exactly is BRCA and what does it mean for someone who holds that...

Radiation: Trauma and Cookie Dough

Radiation: Trauma and Cookie Dough

What is behind the pink and the pretty: both the patient’s hospital and graduation gowns?  On the outside you may...

Chemo, Emotional Lows, and Neurogenesis

Chemo, Emotional Lows, and Neurogenesis

Could chemo affect your mood at the cellular level? Hear Sandrine Thuret’s TED talk on neurogenesis and how it relates....

Embrace Vulnerability; Own Who You Are

Embrace Vulnerability; Own Who You Are

I wrote Oh Deer in the middle of my chemotherapy treatment.  Emotions had inevitably begun to erupt; and I struggled...

Survivor-hood Truths

Survivor-hood Truths

Once a breast cancer diagnosis and the treatments that follow have pressed their marks upon your body… once the chokehold...

Preparing for Treatment: Tips and Expectations

Preparing for Treatment: Tips and Expectations

Mastectomy It’s hard to wrap your mind around the thought of losing part of you, even though you know that...

Top Reasons I Love my Mastectomy

Top Reasons I Love my Mastectomy

The idea of having a mastectomy can be quite terrifying.  Fear and anxiety twisted into a chokehold around the unknown...

Redefine Beauty

Redefine Beauty

Let’s redefine beauty.  Today, I shine this light for all the survivors that I’ve spoken with in these past few...

Dandelions: Growing Back Twice as Strong

Dandelions: Growing Back Twice as Strong

Mackensey, a special photographer, once told me that when dandelions get cut down, they grow back twice as strong.  I...

Top 5 Things Loved Ones Can Do to Help:

Top 5 Things Loved Ones Can Do to Help:

Many have asked me what they can do to help someone fighting breast cancer.  As a survivor, I can ONLY...

Questions to Ask Your Medical Providers

Questions to Ask Your Medical Providers

A cancer diagnosis is often overwhelming, and before women have even had much of a chance to digest this gigantic...

Genetics

Genetics

What are your risk factors for having a hereditary cancer? Could you have a gene that increases your likelihood of...

Making Lemonade

Making Lemonade

How to make lemonade when cancer keeps giving you lemons: Building Block Family Counseling is a business in the greater...