Should You Take the BRCA Test?

Recently I spoke with a young woman whose mother died of breast cancer at a young age. She is in her early 30s and trying to decide if she should take the BRCA mutation test. I am not a doctor (and don’t play one on TV), but I gave her my personal opinion…She asked me … Continue reading Should You Take the BRCA Test?

14 Side Effects of Chemo and What to Do…

I experienced so many weird side effects when I underwent chemo. During that time I feverishly searched Google to find out if these side effects were a result of the chemo and if they were, were they normal?  I found that pretty much anything weird that happened to body was a result of the chemo … Continue reading 14 Side Effects of Chemo and What to Do…

Of Course I Volunteered to be Team Mom

I have been Team Mom for Aiden ever since he started sports – when he was three years old. And I will be damned if I was going to let breast cancer and chemo stop me this year! Being Team Mom is a lot of work … it’s not just packing snacks and cheering. Aiden … Continue reading Of Course I Volunteered to be Team Mom