My Mother, My Daughters, and Breast Cancer

Genes cause cancer. But genes do not necessarily cause death from cancer. Breast Cancer Awareness Month is a time of both hope and remembrance for me. Hope for a better future, and remembrance for my Mother. She died suddenly of metastatic breast cancer at about the time I was going to deliver my second baby daughter. … Continue reading My Mother, My Daughters, and Breast Cancer

My 2022 New Year’s Resolution: Prevent Cancer If I Can

Scientists at the Harvard School of Public Health estimate that up to 75% of American cancer deaths can be prevented.  For 2022, My New Year’s resolution is to have the best health I can. Top on my list of things I can do are those that prevent cancer. Cancer is the leading cause of death … Continue reading My 2022 New Year’s Resolution: Prevent Cancer If I Can