My metastatic breast cancer recurrence

“My metastatic breast cancer recurrence: “You first” and other lessons.” By Jody Schoger, MD Anderson’s Cancerwise.

“I was doing what I do every day: advocating for breast cancer survivors through various social and traditional media outlets. I advocate, write, review grants, educate, read research studies and, yes, even joke about it when conditions are right. . . . → Read More: My metastatic breast cancer recurrence

Twitter Community #BCSM Expands Online To Broaden Patient Engagement

“Twitter Community #BCSM Expands Online To Broaden Patient Engagement.” By Dan Munro, Forbes.

Last week, the ongoing twitter conversation under the hashtag #BCSM officially expanded online in support of the global breast cancer community. The new website is here: http://www.bcsmcommunity.org – and there’s a companion YouTube Channel here. The hashtag itself stands for Breast Cancer . . . → Read More: Twitter Community #BCSM Expands Online To Broaden Patient Engagement

Breast cancer survivor group is a social movement

“Breast cancer survivor group is a social movement.” By Liz Szabo, USA Today

Twitter, perhaps best known lately as a source of Big Bird jokes, might not seem like the first place to look for a breast cancer support group, a boot camp in medical research or the seeds of a social movement. Yet a . . . → Read More: Breast cancer survivor group is a social movement

Redefining Pink

Since the end of September everything you see — from buses to billboards to Monday Night football to the grocery store — shimmers in pink. You can “support breast cancer research” (so it is said) by purchasing everything imaginable and a multitude of the unimaginable as well. Every year it gets worse. Google Breast Cancer . . . → Read More: “Redefining Pink”