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Taking care of yourself including knowing your breast cancer risk and what you can do to lower that risk.
in Family Life, Healthy Life

Mothers, Talk To Your Daughters About Breast Cancer #Infographic

This is a sponsored post.  Breast cancer has always been something that everyone else gets. Yes, I’ve had friends that have survived and some who have passed away from breast cancer. A few years ago, I had my own breast cancer scare. My Breast Cancer Scare Story I’m careful about seeing my doctor annually and I never miss a mammogram or monthly self-check, so I figured I was good to go. A few years ago,…

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in Geek Life, Healthy Life

My Melanoma Diagnosis and Why I Feel Lucky (+ Melanoma Resources and Pics)

Yep, I do feel lucky! Earlier in the summer I had a mole on my shoulder looked at by my Dermatologist and it came back as Melanoma. I’ve had this mole on my shoulder for as long as I can remember. And here is a closer look at the mole. I started to feel that a small part of the mole was raised which was why I decided to have it checked. I went to…

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in Healthy Life, Reviews

How I Crossed The Finish Line #LLSTNT #Spon

As you know, I’ve been running now for over 5 years and I’ve run several 5k races, one half marathon and I’m training for 2 half marathon races in September. Crossing the finish line is always my goal no matter what the race is. I am honored to share my story in this sponsored post for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and Team In Training (full disclosure at the end of the post.) Crossing The Finish…

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in Geek Life, Reviews

OtterBox Commuter Series Case for the Samsung Galaxy Note 2

Anyone who has ever dropped a smart phone will know how important the case is to the phone. My Samsung Galaxy Note 2 is my life and I’ve been looking for a case that will not add bulk, but will protect the phone if it’s dropped. I put the  case to the test on the my Galaxy Note 2. I chose the pink Breast Cancer version because it’s prettier than the black one. There are…

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in Fun Life, Geek Life

Can't Afford Lymphedema Sleeves?

Cross-posted from Toddler Planet Are you or do you know a breast cancer survivor? Please read today’s post and pass it on. If you can’t afford to purchase a lymphedema sleeve, gauntlet, and/or glove, and you can’t manage your post-mastectomy swelling, Crickett’s Answer and LympheDIVAs want to help. Today, I am pleased to announce a NEW opportunity for breast cancer survivors who have had a mastectomy and/or axillary dissection of the lymph nodes due to…

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