The Camisole Project has expanded!! We are so excited to be CELEBRATING the official launch of our Because.We.Care.Packages for women in our community facing Breast Cancer!
Join us for what will be a wonderful gathering of awesome friends and community… Continue reading
What is inflammatory breast cancer?
Inflammatory breast cancer (IBC) is a rare and aggressive form of breast cancer that occurs when malignant cells block the skin and lymph vessels of the breast. IBC is different from other forms of breast… Continue reading
By Jean Campbell, MS
Updated April 05, 2016
Surgical drains have an important job to do; they keep fluid from collecting in the surgery incision area. When fluid is allowed to collect in a wound it can interfere with healing,… Continue reading
New research shows that Compression Socks can make a REAL difference in leg health!
In a study conducted by the University Academic Hospital in the Netherlands, researchers concluded that in most cases, compression socks managed “to prevent the legs… Continue reading
A woman’s reproductive life can impact her risk of getting breast cancer.
There is a slight increase in the risk of breast cancer if you started your first menstrual period earlier than the average woman, which is before the… Continue reading
Early Onset, Late Onset, Lucky Few, or Super Flasher
The hot flash – that sudden feeling of warmth that can leave a woman flushed and drenched in sweat – has long been considered the defining symptom of menopause. But new… Continue reading
The beauty of wearing a headscarf is its simplicity — and the fun of wearing a headscarf? Variety!
Make it casual with the ribbons hanging in the back, or make it high-style with an “up-do” floweret. You bring… Continue reading
The band of your bra seems to dig into your skin or is stretched to the limit.
The band size may be too tight . You could try a bigger band size . For example going from a 34… Continue reading
Here are some risk factors of breast cancer.
- Number of first-degree relatives with breast cancer
- Women who had their first menstrual period before age 12
- Women who had their first pregnancy after age 30 or women who have never had… Continue reading